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An opinion on Dr. Subramaniam Swamy's unbeleivable outbu

An opinion on Dr. Subramaniam Swamy's unbeleivable outburst to the new President

Monday, November 21, 2005 Posted : 2:19:11 AM Sri Lanka Time (11/20/2005 8:19:11 PM GMT)
An opinion on Dr.

Slain Jaffna Central College Principal K. Rajadurai remembered in Canada

A memorial service was held for the slain Jaffna Central College Principal K.Rajadurai at the Periyasivan Kovil in Scarborough, Toronto on Sunday. Relatives, students, and friends gathered in hundreds at the Temple to remember the Principal. A special Pooja was performed and the those participated in the temple ceremony offered floral tributes to the portrait of the late Rajadurai.Post your comments

Osama is alive and active in Pak villages bordering Afghanistan

From M Rama Rao - Reporting for Asian Tribune from New Delhi

The most wanted terrorist, Osama bin Laden is very much alive and is living in remote tribal villages of Pakistan on the borders with Afghanistan. This has been conclusively established giving a lie to the claims of Islamabad.Post your comments

EU calls for early restoration of democracy in Burma and adequate relief to Kashmir quake victims

From M Rama Rao - Reporting for Asian Tribune from New Delhi

Calling for renewed efforts 'to bring about an early restoration of democracy in Burma, the European Parliament has advocated economic sanctions if necessary on the military junta. It also urged for adequate relief to the victims of October 8 earth quake on either side of Line of Control in Kashmir. Post your comments

Taliban militants kidnap an Indian driver in Southern Afghanistan

From M Rama Rao - Reporting for Asian Tribune from New Delhi

Indian and Afghan officials are busy trying to establish contact with militants in the southern Afghan province of Nimroz following the kidnapping a driver working with the Indian road engineers team.

Employment opportunities at the door step of job seekers

Q Perera - Reporting from Colombo

In an attempt to minimize the unemployment and skills mismatch, JobsNet a combined effort by the Ministry of Labour, Ceylon Chamber of Commercie and the International Labour Organization is organizing job fairs in various parts of the country.

"I had constrictive conversation with Chinese President" - George W.Bush

By Mendaka Abeysekera - Reporting from Beijing

Visiting US President George W. Bush met with his counterpart Hu
Jintao, yesterday in Beijing. In their meeting,
they agreed to promote the all-round development of
constructive ties between the two countries.

German Red Cross & GTZ reconstructs primary schools in Sri Lanka

By Lalith Ganhewa - Asian Tribune Bureau, Germany

As a part of their Tsunami assistance commitment, the German Red Cross and GTZ will reconstruct primary schools in Sri Lanka with the support of the German city Bielefeld.

Acquisition of nerve gas and other lethal chemical weapons by the LTTE

How did the LTTE, the Sri Lanka’s Tamil terrorist organisation, have a stockpile of chemical weapons? Which was the country that has provided the LTTE with these deadly weapons banned all over the world? These are disturbing questions asked in Colombo diplomatic and military circles in the backdrop of a political change in the leadership of Sri Lanka and the policies of the new leaders are still unclear and ambiguous.Post your comments

Indian President, PM greet Rajapakse

From M Rama Rao - Reporting for Asian Tribune from New Delhi

India has congratulated the new Sri Lanka's president Rajapakse and wished him success. Both President A P J Abdul Kalam and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in their separate messages hoped that India-Sri Lanka ties would be strengthened further in the days ahead. Post your comments

Mini-hydro projects by Industrial Services Bureau

By Q Perera - Reporting from Colombo

The Industrial Services Bureau has taken the initiative to launch their second Mini-hydro project at Giddawa, Narampanawa in Teldeniya as a turnkey project to supply 2 Megawatt electricity. All the designs, construction management will be done by the Bureau itself.

The US President kicked off his Chinese visit

By Mendaka Abeysekera - Reporting from Beijing

US President
George W. Bush kicked off his three day Chinese state
visit . President Bush arrived in
Beijing Saturday evening for a three-day visit to
China at the invitation of Chinese President Hu
Jintao.

Ratnasiri Wickremanayake sworn in as new PM of Sri Lanka

[b]Ratnasiri Wickremanayake sworn in as new PM of Sri Lanka – a compromise choice.[/b]

[b]Colombo, 21 November, (Asiantribune.com); [/b]Ratnasiri Wickremanayake has been sworn in as the new Prime Minister of Sri Lanka as a compromise choice.

Indian President, PM greet Rajapakse

[b]Indian President, PM greet Rajapakse[/b]

From M Rama Rao - Reporting for Asian Tribune from New Delhi

[b]New Delhi, 21 November (Asiantribune.com):[/b] India has congratulated the new Sri Lanka's president Rajapakse and wished him success.

Acquisition of nerve gas and other lethal chemical weapons

[b]Acquisition of nerve gas and other lethal chemical weapons by the LTTE[/b]

[b]Colombo, 21 November, (Asiantribune.com);[/b] How did the LTTE, the Sri Lanka’s Tamil terrorist organisation, have a stockpile of chemical weapons? Which was the country that has provided the LTTE with these deadly weapons banned all over the world?

EU calls for early restoration of democracy in Burma ....

[b]EU calls for early restoration of democracy in Burma and adequate relief to Kashmir quake victims [/b]

From M Rama Rao - Reporting for Asian Tribune from New Delhi

[b]New Delhi, 21 November, (Asiantribune.com):[/b] Calling for renewed efforts 'to bring about an early restoration of democracy in Burma, the European Parliament has advocated economic sanctions if necessary on the military ju

Osama is alive and active in Pak villages bordering Afghanis

[b]Osama is alive and active in Pak villages bordering Afghanistan[/b]

From M Rama Rao - Reporting for Asian Tribune from New Delhi

New Delhi, 21 November, (Asiantribune.com): The most wanted terrorist, Osama bin Laden is very much alive and is living in remote tribal villages of Pakistan on the borders with Afghanistan.

Slain Jaffna Central College Principal K. Rajadurai ........

[b]Slain Jaffna Central College Principal K. Rajadurai remembered in Canada[/b]

[b] Toronto, 21 November, (Asiantribune.com):[/b]A memorial service was held for the slain Jaffna Central College Principal K.Rajadurai at the Periyasivan Kovil in Scarborough, Toronto on Sunday. Relatives, students, and friends gathered in hundreds at the Temple to remember the Principal.

Ratnasiri Wickremanayake sworn in as new PM of Sri Lanka – a compromise choice.

Ratnasiri Wickremanayake has been sworn in as the new Prime Minister of Sri Lanka as a compromise choice. He was the former Minister of Buddha Sasana, Agriculture and Deputy Minister of Defence in the outgoing Cabinet of the former President Chandrika Kumarattunga. He also served as the Prime Minister of Sri Lanka in the Chandrika Kumaratunga’s People Alliance Government from 2000 to 2001 December. "Post your comment


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