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Prabhakaran bestows 'Great Man' honour to slain TNA MP

[b]Prabhakaran bestows 'Great Man' honour to slain TNA MP[/b]

By Munza Mushtaq – Reporting for Asian Tribune

[b]Colombo, 26 December, (Asiantribune.com): [/b]LTTE Leader Vellupillai Prabhakaran has bestowed the 'Mamanithar' (Great Man) honour to slain Tamil National Alliance Parliamentarian Joseph Pararajasingham.

The LTTE Leader announcing the honor said, "Tamil Nation has lost today a n

Assassination of Joe Pararajasingam - Anandasangaree Condemns

V.Anandasangaree the leader of the Tamil United Liberation Front in a strongly worded statement condemned the brutal slaughter of Joseph Pararajasingham, a Tamil National Alliance Member of Parliament, inside a holy sanctum of a church on 25 December in Batticaloa. "I very strongly condemn the brutal killing of Joseph Pararajasingam, Member of parliament, a founder member and the senior Vice- President of the TULF"Post your comments

LTTE has so far killed 25 parliamentarians.

Tamil rebels of Sri Lanka so far have killed with impunity, 28 Sri lanka’s Parliamentarians, which is a highly condemnable act, undoubtedly an act against humanity. Parliamentarians belonging to Tamil, Muslim and Sinhala ethnic groups had been killed. On top of it, Rajiv Gandhi, a former Prime Minister of India too had been killed by the Tamil terrorist organization.Post your comments

The Next Tidal Wave

By Tisaranee Gunasekara

We do not have the right to be surprised. The Tigers did warn repeatedly - that in the coming weeks and months there would be an escalation of the attacks on the Sri Lankan forces in the North and the East. True officially the warnings came not from the LTTE but from various ‘civilian’ organizations which seem to be mushrooming in the North and the East.Post your comments

Political Governance System and Corruption in India

By Professor Dr. Prem Lal Joshi

This article makes a critical presentation of the very current issue related to corruption scenarios prevalent in India. It focuses on historical perspective, publicized scams, reasons and signs, and some strategies to reduce it.

Will democracy blossom in Thimpu?

By Sankar Ray

When the 50-year old King of Bhutan, Jigme Singye Wangchuk announced in the remote Trashiyangtse district (in Bhutanese, dzongkhag) on December 17 on the National Day of the Kingdom that his son Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck would move into his shoes as the fifth Druk Gyalpo in 2008, there was a show of shock.Post your comments

Joint Operations Command alleged Joseph Pararajasingham gunned down by LTTE pistol men

Joseph Pararajasingham, Tamil National Alliance Member of Parliament was killed by Tamil Tigers’ pistol men on the early hours of Sunday 25 December, alleged the Joint Operation Command of the Sri lanka armed forces. This was stated in a special press released by the Joint Operation Command.Post your comments

Story of a Tsunami-traumatised family

By Meera Rajan

Many in India had not heard about Tsunami till the day it struck its coastal areas on the fateful Sunday, December 26, 2004 and killed thousands upon thousands and left a vast trail of destruction. Tsunami, the Japanese word, means "a very large ocean wave caused by an underwater earthquake or volcanic eruption". Chris Cramer, CNN International's managing director, admits in his foreword on a book on Tsunami: "I flicked open the dictionary at the word 'tsunami', not a familiar one to someone brought up in Britain and yet a word which would soon become etched in the minds of everyone across the world".Post your comments

Story of a Tsunami-traumatised family

[b]Story of a Tsunami-traumatised family[/b]

By Meera Rajan

Many in India had not heard about Tsunami till the day it struck its coastal areas on the fateful Sunday, December 26, 2004 and killed thousands upon thousands and left a vast trail of destruction. Tsunami, the Japanese word, means "a very large ocean wave caused by an underwater earthquake or volcanic eruption".

Joint Operations Command alleged Joseph Pararajasingham

[b]Joint Operations Command alleged Joseph Pararajasingham gunned down by LTTE pistol men[/b]

[b]Colombo, 26 December, (Asiantribune.com):[/b] Joseph Pararajasingham, Tamil National Alliance Member of Parliament was killed by Tamil Tigers’ pistol men on the early hours of Sunday 25 December, alleged the Joint Operation Command of the Sri lanka armed forces.

Will democracy blossom in Thimpu?

[b]Will democracy blossom in Thimpu? [/b]

By Sankar Ray

When the 50-year old King of Bhutan, Jigme Singye Wangchuk announced in the remote Trashiyangtse district (in Bhutanese, dzongkhag) on December 17 on the National Day of the Kingdom that his son Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck would move into his shoes as the fifth Druk Gyalpo in 2008, there was a show of shock.

The Next Tidal Wave

[b]The Next Tidal Wave[/b]

By Tisaranee Gunasekara

[i]"In the ambit between animal ethology and human psychology,
it is now well established that of all the higher organisms, humans manifest
the greatest resistance to change, preferring to repeat over and over behaviors
that lead to results undesirable from the point of view of the subject."[/i]
[b]William Sullivan[/b] ([i]The Secret of

LTTE has so far killed 24 parliamentarians.

[b]LTTE has so far killed 24 parliamentarians.[/b]

[b] Colombo, 26 December, (Asiantribune.com): [/b]Tamil rebels of Sri Lanka so far have killed with impunity, 27 Sri lanka’s Parliamentarians, which is a highly condemnable act, undoubtedly an act against humanity. Parliamentarians belonging to Tamil, Muslim and Sinhala ethnic groups had been killed.

Assassination of Joe Pararajasingam: Anandasangaree Condemns

[b]Assassination of Joe Pararajasingam - Anandasangaree Condemns [/b]

[b]Colombo, 26 December, (Asiantribune.com): [/b]V.Anandasangaree the leader of the Tamil United Liberation Front in a strongly worded statement condemned the brutal slaughter of Joseph Pararajasingham, a Tamil National Alliance Member of Parliament, inside a holy sanctum of a church on 25 December in Batticaloa.

Prabhakaran bestows 'Great Man' honour to slain TNA MP

By Munza Mushtaq – Reporting for Asian Tribune

LTTE Leader Vellupillai Prabhakaran has bestowed the 'Mamanithar' (Great Man) honour to slain Tamil National Alliance Parliamentarian Joseph Pararajasingham.Post your comments


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