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President back in the Island after UNGA

[b]President back in the Island after UNGA [/b]

[b]Colombo, 28 September, (Asiantribune.com):[/b] Sri Lanka President Chandrika Kumaratunga has returned to the Island yesterday evening after her visit to the United States of America.

Do 3000 votes justify, challenging a Country’s Sovereignty – a Sri Lankan asks Ms. Virginia Judge MP.

“The true fact is that Tamils have the freedom to live in any part of Sri Lanka. It is Sinhalese and the Muslims who have been denied that right in their own country. Both communities and the symbols of their cultural heritage have been eroded from the Sri Lankan North and East provinces by the terrorist known as the LTTE.” Post your comments

Terror group IRA destroys its arms but suspicion remains.

Neville de Silva - Diplomatic Editor, Asian Tribune

The British and Irish prime ministers expressed jubilation after one of the notorious terror groups in the world, the Irish Republican Army (IRA) said it had destroyed its massive stock of weapons after fighting the British for 35 years.

Pak court upholds Indian spy death sentence

By Iqbal Hussain Khan Yousafzai – Asian Tribune

Pakistan Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld the death sentence given to Indian spy Sarabjit Singh in another bomb blast case in Lahore in 1990.

Three policemen may face firing squad in Kilinochchi on charges of plotting and spying.

The three policemen attached to National Child Protection Agency (NCPA) of Sri Lanka, who were arrested and held in captivity by the Tamil rebel outfit - Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) are in an uncertain times and they may face the firing squad, as the Tamil Eelam police may slam against them new charges of plotting as well spying.Post your comments

'The Forsaken Land' braces backlash from the Army.

By Sunil C Perera from Colombo

Report reveals that the director and the producer of the film “The Forsaken Land” or Sulanga Enu Pinisa was told sternly by the Sri Lanka Army that they would have to face consequences if they continue to produce movies of this nature.

ADB provides 400M US dollar loan for China's railway

By Mendaka Abeysekera - Reporting from Beijing

The Asian Development Bank(ADB) has decided to provide 400
million US dollar loan for a modern railway transport
system in China.

The constitutional committee on the people's aspirations in Burma

The Constitutional Committee on the Revelation of the People's Aspirations (CCRPA) held its seventh workshop discussing the revelation of the people's aspirations for the future constitution. It took place on the Thai-Burma border.

Sri Lanka : EU Declaration

[b]Sri Lanka : EU Declaration[/b]

[b]London, 26 September, (Asiantribune.com):[/b] The European Union hereby declares its condemnation of the continuing use of violence and terrorism by the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE).

Three policemen may face firing squad in Kilinochch.........

[b]Three policemen may face firing squad in Kilinochchi on charges of plotting and spying.[/b]

[b]Colombo, 28 September, (Asiantribune.com):[/b]The three policemen attached to National Child Protection Agency (NCPA) of Sri Lanka, who were arrested and held in captivity by the Tamil rebel outfit - Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) are in an uncertain times and they may face the firing

Do 3000 votes justify, challenging a Country’s Sovereignty..

[b]Do 3000 votes justify, challenging a Country’s Sovereignty – a Sri Lankan asks Ms. Virginia Judge MP.[/b]

[b]Colombo, 28 September, (Asiantribune.com): [/b]“The true fact is that Tamils have the freedom to live in any part of Sri Lanka. It is Sinhalese and the Muslims who have been denied that right in their own country.

President back in the Island after UNGA

Sri Lanka President Chandrika Kumaratunga has returned to the Island yesterday evening after her visit to the United States of America. During her stay in New York she addressed the 2005 World Summit, the largest gathering of world leaders in history, the 60th session of the UN General Assembly and the prestigious Asia Society.Post your comments


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