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Chandrika did not insist on CWC support for her presidential

[b]Chandrika did not insist on CWC support for her presidential candidate, Mahinda Rajapakse – CWC MP Puththiraisigamoney[/b]

By Anne Rodrigo - Asian Tribune

[b]Colombo, 15 October, (Asiantribune.com):[/b] The Ceylon Workers Congress expressed confidence that that they could garner 1 million minority Tamil votes from the plantation sector - - going well beyond the party’s expected 900,000 vo

ITI and the Atomic Energy Authority joined hands to explore the prospects of setting up a Radiation facility for Industrial use in Sri Lanka

From Sunil C.Perera - Reporting from Colombo

The Industrial Technology Institute (ITI) and the Atomic Energy Authority (AEA) joined hands to explore the prospects of setting up a radiation facility for industrial use in Sri Lanka . This was decided at a stakeholders meeting on “Commercial Applications of Radiation Processing " and the prospects for a radiation facility for industrial use in Sri Lanka.

Erik Solheim new minister of development cooperation

From our Oslo correspondent

Informed source tip that Erik Solheim, a controversial go-between in the Sri Lankan peace process, is to be the next minister of development cooperation. This former leader of Left Socialists has missed out on the key post of Foreign Minister. Post your comments

New power to the villagers

Sunil C.Perera - Reporting from Colombo

Villagers in rural areas , a few miles away from Colombo, have seen high voltage electricity lines criss-crossing over their houses, but never used electricity to illuminate their ho mes.. Now, for the first time, the new micro hydro power projects -- operating mainly in three districts -- light up the houses of thousands of poor villagers.

Norway Prime Minister Kjell Magne Bondevik resigns Jens Stoltenberg will take over on Monday.

Kjell Magne Bondevik, stepped down as Norway's prime minister on Friday after his Christian Democrats were badly beaten at the last month polls. Bondevik, formally delivered his resignation to Norway’s King Harald V, yesterday.

<i>Thesavalamai</i> explained

Briefly, Thesavalamai determines the rules of inheritance under three main categoties. On marriage the property bequeathed to the wife by her parents is Seethanam(dowry), what is inherited by the husband from his parents at marriage is Muthisam (inheritance), and what the married couple acquire during their marriage is called Thediathettam(acquired wealth), writes S. Makenthiran from Canada.Post your comments

India, IFJ, CPJ condemn Nepal's media ordinance

By Bikash Sangraula in Kathmandu

India, the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ), and the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) have condemned the draconian media ordinance announced by Nepal's King Gyanendra of October 9, saying that the ordinance is meant to curb press freedoms in Nepal and is against the rights enshrined in the 1990 constitution of Nepal. Post your comments

NORWAY TIGER OUT OF LANKA

NORWAY WALK OUT FROM SRI LANKA SOIL

DEAR SRI LANKANS.WETHER YOUR A SINHALEES?TAMIL OR MUSLIM WHO SO EVER.WE WOULD KINDLY INVITE YOU TO FROCE THE SRI LANKA GOVERNMENT TO ABANDON ON GOING PEACE DAEL WITH NORWAY.

SINCE THE SEAS FIRE IN 2002 AND UP TO NOW NORWAY PEACEBROKERS FAILED TO BRING OR EVEN ESTABLISHED TRUST BETWEEN SRI LANKA GOVRNMENT AND LTTE.THE EU BAN ON LTTE IS THE BEST EVIDENCE OF

CORRECTION OF THEME

DEAR EDITOR AND READER

THE ARTICLE SUBMIT BY UNDER THE THEME OF DARK JUSTICE BY THE UNHCR CHINA SHOULD BE CORRECT AS THE DARK JUSTICE BY THE SC STATE USA.SORRY FOR THE MISPRINTHOPE THIS WILL CORRECT IMMIDIATE EFECT.SLAFRF

DARK JUSTICE OF UNHCR IN CHINA

I AM A S.ASIAN CITIZEN LIVED IN THE USA SINCE 1998 AS APOLTICAL ASYLUM REFUGEE[GRANTED BY THE INS FOR INDEFINITE TIME IN 1999.

I LIVED IN NEW YORK SINCE 1998 AND ALSO WORKED AS DISASTER SPECIALIST VOLUNTEER FOR THE AMERICAN RED CROSS QUEENS BRANCH

I LIVED IN NEW YORK FROM 1998 TO 2000.

IN 2002 I MOVED TO SOUTH CAROLINA FOR A BETTER PROSPECTS AND LIVE IN PELZER.GREENVILLE.

I LIVED WITH

BALM FROM BARN

PAIN KILLER FROM SIDDHALEPA

WE WRE NOW WATCHING A NEW MOVE OF PECE OFFER BY THE SIDDHLEPA WEDA MAHATHA THE PRESIDENT CANDIDATE NOW OFFERING PEACE OLIVE TO LTTE.

AS USUAL HE IS BUSSINESSMAN AND WITH A INTENTION TO ACHIVE POSWER SO HE CAN SHARE THE WEALTH WITH THE TIGERS.WE WOULD LIKE TO TELL ME HETTIGODA YOUR INTENTION TO TRAVEL TO NORTH AND TRY TO REACH PRABA NOT BECUASE YOU HAVE A THE TRUE

India, IFJ, CPJ condemn Nepal's media ordinance

[b]India, IFJ, CPJ condemn Nepal's media ordinance[/b]

By Bikash Sangraula in Kathmandu

[b] Kathmandu, 14 October, (Asiantribune.com):[/b] India, the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ), and the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) have condemned the draconian media ordinance announced by Nepal's King Gyanendra of October 9, saying that the ordinance is meant to curb press freedo

Thesavalamai explained

[b][i]Thesavalamai[/i] explained[/b]

Briefly, Thesavalamai determines the rules of inheritance under three main categoties.

Erik Solheim new minister of development cooperation

[b]Erik Solheim new minister of development cooperation[/b]

From our Oslo correspondent

Oslo, 15 October, (Asiantribune.com): Informed source tip that Erik Solheim, a controversial go-between in the Sri Lankan peace process, is to be the next minister of development cooperation. This former leader of Left Socialists has missed out on the key post of Foreign Minister.

Chandrika did not insist on CWC support for her presidential candidate, Mahinda Rajapakse – CWC MP Puththiraisigamoney

By Anne Rodrigo - Asian Tribune

The Ceylon Workers Congress expressed confidence that that they could garner 1 million minority Tamil votes from the plantation sector - - going well beyond the party’s expected 900,000 voter base.Post your comments


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