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LTTE may have to revise the CFA to force the Sri Lanka

[b]LTTE may have to revise the CFA to force the Sri Lanka Government to disarm Karuna's group.[/b]

[b]Colombo, 12 December, (Asiantribune.com): [/b]The Sri Lanka’s Tamil rebel outfit Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam is in an urgent hurry to negotiate with the Government of Sri Lanka on the preliminary matters of commencing the Talks to keep intact the Eastern province under their control.

WTO- Another farce begins as time runs out

By Neville de Silva - Diplomatic Editor, Asian Tribune

There are a few issues on which Hong Kong’s seven million people agree with its generally conservative-minded government. That is law and order. However Hong Kong has its fair share of laws, some of which are restrictive of basic human rights and democratic politics.

LTTE may have to revise the CFA to force the Sri Lanka Government to disarm Karuna's group.

The Sri Lanka’s Tamil rebel outfit Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam is in an urgent hurry to negotiate with the Government of Sri Lanka on the preliminary matters of commencing the Talks to keep intact the Eastern province under their control.Post your comments

OIC no more a dead horse

By Iqbal Hussain Khan Yousafzai - Asian Tribune

The third extraordinary summit of the Organization of Islamic Conference that adopted the Makkah Declaration on Thursday Dec 8, 2005 was indeed the most successful in the history of the OIC, the bloc representing the world’s 1.3 billion Muslims. Post your comments

LTTE men escaped with the woman cadre patient after killing a police constable.

Four LTTE armed men stormed the Vavuniya hospital, shot and killed police constable Mahesh Ranasinghe (PC 38716) inside the hospital premises, entered the hospital ward No: 1 through the back door, ordered the other policemen who were on guard duty to leave, carried the woman patient who was undergoing treatment and fled by scaling the hospital wall.Post your comments

Indian Foreign Secretary on a three-day visit to Kathmandu

Indian Foreign Secretary Shyam Sharan arrived in Kathmandu Sunday on a three-day visit. Sharan is expected to deliver New Delhi's assessment of Nepal in the changed political context here following the 12-point understanding hammered out by the agitating seven-party alliance with Maoists.Post your comments

Switzerland’s strongly worded condemnations on the attacks of soldiers and civilians

Switzerland has expressed its strongest condemnation ever, on the killings of the Sri Lanka’s soldiers on two separate incidents and also the recent death of the civilians in the North and East.Post your comments

Pak court summons police chief over alleged rape of quake victim

By Iqbal Hussain Khan Yousafzai - Reporting from Islamabad

The Supreme Court Chief of Pakistan has taken serious notice of an alleged rape of an earthquake affected teenage girl by a doctor in a hospital where she was under treatment.

North East to get 80 modern weather stations

By Lakhyajit Gohain – Reporting for Asian Tribune

In an attempt to boost the agricultural sector in the North Eastern region of India, the National Centre for Medium Range Weather Forcasting (NCMRWF) is planning to set up 80 state-of-the-art weather stations in the region by next year.

Nepal's newly-inducted minister resigns from party

A minister inducted in Nepal's Council of Ministers last Wednesday has resigned from his party following strong criticisms by his party chairman of his induction.

EPDP seeks international help to end LTTE atrocities

[b]EPDP seeks international help to end LTTE atrocities[/b]

By Munza Mushtaq – Reporting from Colombo

Colombo, 12 December, (Asiantribune.com): The Eelam Peoples Democratic Party (EPDP) has sought the International Community's immediate intervention to put an end to the LTTE's recent intensified military activities in the North and East.

In an urgent appeal to the International Community,

Switzerland’s strongly worded condemnations on the attacks

[b]Switzerland’s strongly worded condemnations on the attacks of soldiers and civilians[/b]

[b]Colombo, 12 December, (Asiantribune.com) :[/b] Switzerland has expressed its strongest condemnation ever, on the killings of the Sri Lanka’s soldiers on two separate incidents and also the recent death of the civilians in the North and East.

In one of those attacks that caused the deaths of seven

Indian Foreign Secretary on a three-day visit to Kathmandu

[b]Indian Foreign Secretary on a three-day visit to Kathmandu[/b]

[b]Kathmandu, 12 December, (Asiantribune.com):[/b] Indian Foreign Secretary Shyam Sharan arrived in Kathmandu Sunday on a three-day visit.

LTTE men escaped with the woman cadre patient after killing

[b]LTTE men escaped with the woman cadre patient after killing a police constable.[/b]

[b]Colombo, 12 December, (Asiantribune.com):[/b] Four LTTE armed men stormed the Vavuniya hospital, shot and killed police constable Mahesh Ranasinghe (PC 38716) inside the hospital premises, entered the hospital ward No: 1 through the back door, ordered the other policemen who were on guard duty to leave,

OIC no more a dead horse

[b]OIC no more a dead horse[/b]

By Iqbal Hussain Khan Yousafzai - Asian Tribune

[b]Islamabad, 12 December (Asiantribune.com): [/b]The third extraordinary summit of the Organization of Islamic Conference that adopted the Makkah Declaration on Thursday Dec 8, 2005 was indeed the most successful in the history of the OIC, the bloc representing the world’s 1.3 billion Muslims.

EPDP seeks international help to end LTTE atrocities

By Munza Mushtaq – Reporting from Colombo

The Eelam Peoples Democratic Party (EPDP) has sought the International Community's immediate intervention to put an end to the LTTE's recent intensified military activities in the North and East.Post your comments


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