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A questionnaire for Asoka Weerasinghe

[b]A questionnaire for Asoka Weerasinghe[/b]

In a letter ro "Asian Tribune," P. Chandran writes, “As Asoka Weerasinghe is anxious to prove his points to the reading public, I wish to give him a chance to exculpate him from the charges of being a 'liar'.

LTTE continues to hold three policemen under custody.

Sri Lankan policemen held under the LTTE custody are again refused bail when they were produced on Monday at the LTTE’s district Court, Killinochchi. Tamil Eelam police said at the hearing that their investigations are not over and the District judge ordered them to be kept under custody until 11 September. Post your comments

Presidential election: Let's avoid a civil war at any cost

R.S.K. Iddamalgoda of Sri Lanka writes to the Editor, Asian Tribune about the forthcoming presidential election that if Mahinda Rajapakse is defeated at this election, the majority Sinhala Buddhists will face persecution. The Country will plunge into a civil war and that will be the beginning of the end of this country and its unique ethnic balance. He further writes that it is extremely dangerous for the political leaders, donors and others to take the patience of the majority Sinhala Buddhists for granted as they have now reached the very end of their tolerance after 550 years of extreme injustice.Post your comments

Court steps in to salvage Nepal’s independent media

Nepal’s Supreme Court issued a show cause notice to the government on yesterday, seeking written explanation with regards to the extremely restrictive media ordinance announced by the government in early October and the mid-night raid by government officials aided by armed policemen on a private FM station, Kantipur FM, on Oct. 21. Post your comments

Rape incident at the Katunayake Airport send shock waves

Q Perera - Reporting from Colombo

The alleged rape of a woman by five persons including two airport security men at the airport has sent shock waves, to the tourists and the woman passengers, especially those female foreign job aspirants.Post your comments

Rape incident at the Katunayake Airport send shock waves

[b]Rape incident at the Katunayake Airport send shock waves [/b]

Q Perera - Reporting from Colombo

[b] Colombo, 26 October, (Asiantribune.com): [/b]The alleged rape of a woman by five persons including two airport security men at the airport has sent shock waves, to the tourists and the woman passengers, especially those female foreign job aspirants.

Some frequent flyers told the “Asian T

Court steps in to salvage Nepal’s independent media

[b]Court steps in to salvage Nepal’s independent media[/b]

[b]Kathmandu, 26 October, (Asiantribune.com):[/b] Nepal’s Supreme Court issued a show cause notice to the government on yesterday, seeking written explanation with regards to the extremely restrictive media ordinance announced by the government in early October and the mid-night raid by government officials aided by armed policemen on

Presidential election: Let's avoid a civil war at any cost

[b]Presidential election: Let's avoid a civil war at any cost[/b]

R.S.K. Iddamalgoda of Sri Lanka writes to the Editor, Asian Tribune about the forthcoming presidential election that if Mahinda Rajapakse is defeated at this election, the majority Sinhala Buddhists will face persecution.

LTTE continues to hold three policemen under custody.

[b]LTTE continues to hold three policemen under custody.[/b]

[b]Colombo, 26 October, (Asiantribune.com):[/b] Sri Lankan policemen held under the LTTE custody are again refused bail when they were produced on Monday at the LTTE’s district Court, Killinochchi.

A questionnaire for Asoka Weerasinghe

In a letter to "Asian Tribune," P. Chandran writes, “As Asoka Weerasinghe is anxious to prove his points to the
reading public, I wish to give him a chance to
exculpate him from the charges of being a 'liar'. As
he is indulging in lengthy dissertations beating about
the bush and misleading readers, I request him to
answer to the following points in brevity.”Post your comments


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