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After his return from Mecca Musthapha sits on the fence.....

[b]After his return from Mecca Musthapha sits on the fence studying manifestos[/b]

By Anne Rodrigo - Asian Tribune

[b]Colombo, 21 October, (Asiantribune.com):[/b] Ceylon Workers Congress Vice President and Deputy Minister of Tourism Faizer Musthapha said he would decide next week whether to support Opposition Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe or Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapakse at the Presidentia

After his return from Mecca Musthapha sits on the fence studying manifestos

By Anne Rodrigo - Asian Tribune

Ceylon Workers Congress Vice President and Deputy Minister of Tourism Faizer Musthapha said he would decide next week whether to support Opposition Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe or Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapakse at the Presidential race. Post yout comments

"Liberate the Tamils from the L.T.T.E," - Sangaree appeals to EU leaders.

In an impassion plea to the leaders of the European Union, V. Anandasangaree, Leader of the Tamil United Liberation Front has requested them to save the Tamils from the control of the Fascist Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam.Post your comments

Details of LTTE cadres killed on 10 October at Vavunaththievu emerges.

Names of those eight LTTE cadres who were killed at Vavunaththievu on Monday night, 10 October has emerged.

Lies, deception, corruption, thuggery, favouritism under Ranil's regime

All regimes in Sri Lanka have been accused of lying, being deceptive and corrupt, Ranil Wickremesinghe’s claim, however, is that he is “Mr. Clean”. He likes to bask in this image and pro-UNP media in private sector tends to promote this image. But Transparency International has placed Sri Lanka way below the cleanest nation, Iceland. It was placed as No:1 and Sri Lanka is near the bottom ranked as 82. Post your comments

Nepal among bottom 10 in global press freedom index

By Bikash Sangraula in Kathmandu

Repeated attacks on the press by King Gyanendra after his takeover on Feb 1, 2005, has pushed Nepal into the bottom 10 of Worldwide Press Freedom Index 2005, released Thursday by Reporters without Borders.

Close 'worthless' school, visa students urge

Prithi Yelaja – Staff Reporter Toronto Star

Eighteen students of the Canadian College of Business and Computers say they want the school shut down, so others don't waste time and money on what they claim is a "worthless" education.

NPCC clarifies on Union Ministers visit

Oken Jeet Sandham – Asian Tribune

The Nagaland Pradesh Congress Committee (NPCC) made it clear that the two-day Nagaland visit by the Union Minister Oscar Fernandes along with his lady wife was a private one and had no connection whatsoever with the ongoing peace process nor were there any State official activities.

The 'Dutu Gemunu Principle' - Why Prabakaran is the Singhalese's best friend.

Niro Dissanayake writes “My Tamil friends - It was never the 'Sinhalaya' who was the 'Modaya'. Take a good look at yourselves. The Sinhalese leaders even put our former British rulers to shame in terms of strategy.Post your comments

Free Aung san Suu Kyi – join the international appeal for her release

A global appeal to free Aung San Suu Kyi, the democratic icon of Burma, the lady who was first held under detention and later on house arrest since May 2003, would be completing a total of 3560 days since 1998 under house arrest on 24 October 2005.

LTTE TERMINATED JAFFNA FARMERS LIVING

THE VELUPILLA PRBAKRAN MOST BELOVED SAVIOUR OF THE TAMIL PEOPLE HAS IMPOSSED BAN ON NORTHERN PENISULA AGRICULTURE PRODUCTS AND FAMERS.ACCORDING TO THE LTTE NEW RULE NONE OF NORTHERN PENISULA FAMERS ARE NOT ALLOWED TO SELL THEIR AGRICULTURE PRODUCTS TO ARMED FORCES SATATIONED IN NORTH OF SRI LANKA.

THE JAFFAN FAMER HAVE TO WORK HARDER THAN SOUTHERN FAMERS.AND THEIR MAIN INCOME FOR THEIR AGRICULT

The 'Dutu Gemunu Principle' - Why Prabakaran is the.........

[b]The 'Dutu Gemunu Principle' - Why Prabakaran is the Singhalese's best friend.[/b]

Niro Dissanayake writes “My Tamil friends - It was never the 'Sinhalaya' who was the 'Modaya'. Take a good look at yourselves. The Sinhalese leaders even put our former British rulers to shame in terms of strategy.

Lies, deception, corruption, thuggery, favouritism under....

[b]Lies, deception, corruption, thuggery, favouritism under Ranil's regime[/b]

[b]The following report was compiled by the research team of the Asian Tribune[/b]

[b]Part 1.[/b]

[b]Colombo, 21 October, (Asiantribune.com): [/b]All regimes in Sri Lanka have been accused of lying, being deceptive and corrupt, Ranil Wickremesinghe’s claim, however, is that he is “Mr. Clean”.

"Liberate the Tamils from the L.T.T.E," - Sangaree

[b]"Liberate the Tamils from the L.T.T.E," - Sangaree appeals to EU leaders.[/b]

[b]Colombo, 21 October, (Asiantribune.com):[/b] In an impassion plea to the leaders of the European Union, V.

Tsunami disaster: Not even a receipt by the Government for the Rs 2.5 million - Former Diyawadana Nilame, Niranjan

The former Diyawadana Nilame of the Sri Dalada Maligawa said that Rs 2.5 million was given to the government for the use of Tsunami disaster relief work, but neither a receipt was tendered nor any intimation was made about these money.


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