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Ethnic cleansing taking place at a state owned Sri Lanka's

[b]Ethnic cleansing taking place at a state owned Sri Lanka's television channel[/b]

By Munza Mushtaq – Reporting for Asian Tribune

[b]Colombo, 06 March, (Asiantribune.com):[/b] A subtle form of ethnic cleansing is taking place at a state owned TV channel in Colombo, alleged victims have complained to President Mahinda Rajapakse.

"Several Muslims who have been working for many years at th

IFCO plans to promote agriculture in the rural areas.

By Sunil C. Perera - Reporting from Sri Lanka

Under the Sri Lanka Governments scheme to develop remote areas with the help of private sector, the farmers in the Walawe basin can market their farm products without middlemen under a reasonable price scheme throughout the year.

Sri Lankan Monitoring Mission slams LTTE, Army

By Munza Mushtaq -- Reporting for Asian Tribune

The Sri Lanka Monitoring Mission (SLMM) has instructed both the LTTE and the Sri Lanka Army to remove the recently constructed bunkers at Omanthai.Post your comments

Pak PM leaves for London on three-day visit to UK

By Iqbal Hussain Khan Yousafzai – Reporting from Islamabad

Pakistani Prime Minister Shaukat Aziz Sunday left Islamabad for London on a three-day official visit to the United Kingdom. Post your comments

Over 100 killed in Pak military offensive in tribal belt

By Iqbal Hussain Khan Yousafzai – Reporting from Islamabad

More than 100 militants were killed in two separate operations by Pakistani security forces in Miranshah and Mir Ali towns of the North Waziristan Agency neighboring Afghanistan.

Reverting the Sri Lanka’s clock back

Sri Lanka’s clock to be reverted back to the old time, to ease the problems mainly faced by the school going children.Post your comments

U.N. Chief Seeks Radical Restructuring

By Thalif Deen - Inter Press Service

U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan, whose beleaguered administration is facing charges of fraud, cronyism and mismanagement, wants to radically restructure the Secretariat by increasing investments in staff training, shrinking the organization’s bloated bureaucracy and streamlining budgetary management.

Bangladesh handed 75 Myanmar citizens, another 496 awaiting deportation

By T Siamchinthang - Asian Tribune

A total of 75 Myanmar citizens were handed over to Nasaka forces of Myanmar on Sunday, after a bilateral flag meeting between Bangladesh Rifles (BDR) and Myanmar security forces (Nasaka), at the frontier upazila of Teknaf.

United National Party has violated an 'age old tradition',

[b]United National Party has violated an 'age old tradition', claims Chairman of the Islamic Solidarity of North America[/b]

By Munza Mushtaq -- Reporting for Asian Tribune

The United National Party (UNP) has sullied an 'age old tradition' by nominating a Mayoral candidate hailing from a majority, although the party had to correctly nominate a minority member to the candidature of Mayor for

Reverting the Sri Lanka’s clock back

[b]Reverting the Sri Lanka’s clock back[/b]

[b] Colombo, 06 March, (Asiantribune.com): [/b]Sri Lanka’s clock to be reverted back to the old time, to ease the problems mainly faced by the school going children.

President Mahinda Rajapakse has instructed the officials concerned to revert the clock to 30 minutes back on the 14th April 2006, the day of the Sinhala and Tamil New Year.

Pak PM leaves for London on three-day visit to UK

[b]Pak PM leaves for London on three-day visit to UK[/b]

By Iqbal Hussain Khan Yousafzai – Reporting from Islamabad

[b]Islamabad, 06 March, (Asiantribune.com):[/b] Pakistani Prime Minister Shaukat Aziz Sunday left Islamabad for London on a three-day official visit to the United Kingdom.

Sri Lankan Monitoring Mission slams LTTE, Army

[b]Sri Lankan Monitoring Mission slams LTTE, Army[/b]

By Munza Mushtaq -- Reporting for Asian Tribune

[b]Colombo, 06 March, (Asiantribune.com): [/b]The Sri Lanka Monitoring Mission (SLMM) has instructed both the LTTE and the Sri Lanka Army to remove the recently constructed bunkers at Omanthai.

Last week Army lodged an complaint with the SLMM informing them that the LTTE had begun constru

Ethnic cleansing taking place at a state owned Sri Lanka's television channel

By Munza Mushtaq – Reporting for Asian Tribune

A subtle form of ethnic cleansing is taking place at a state owned TV channel in Colombo, alleged victims have complained to President Mahinda Rajapakse.Post your comments


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