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Sri Lanka Embassy in U.S. wants dialogue with Lankan groups

[b]Sri Lanka Embassy in U.S. wants dialogue with Lankan groups[/b]

Daya Gamage – US National Correspondent for Asian Tribune

[b]Washington, D.C. 24 March (Asiantribune.com): [/b]Sri Lanka Embassy in Washington, D.C.

No separate Muslim delegation at next month's peace talks

By Munza Mushtaq – Reporting for Asian Tribune

The 'step motherly' attitude meted out to the Muslim community is likely to continue even at next month's peace talks in Geneva with both the Government and the LTTE still not approving the participation
of a separate Muslim delegation.Post your comments

31 incidents of ceasfire violations by LTTE since Geneva talks

Sunil C. Perera - Reporting from Colombo

Minister Anura Priyadarshana Yapa says at present the government is acting according to the joint statement issued after the talks in Geneva.Post your comments

Pak lodges protest to Afghanistan for killing its 16 citizens

By Iqbal Hussain Khan Yousafzai - Reporting from Islamabad

Pakistan has lodged strong protest with the Afghanistan on killings of 16 Pakistani civilians by Afghan security forces in Spin Boldak, Foreign Office Spokesperson Tasneem Aslam said Thursday. Post your comments

Angry Muslims demand removal of PAFFREL chief if he fails to authenticate his allegations

By Munza Mushtaq – Reporting for Asian Tribune

The Muslim Council of Sri Lanka has demanded that Kingsley Rodrigo, the (Peoples Action for Free and fair Elections) PAFFREL Chief resign or be removed from his position immediately if he cannot produce evidence he claimed he posses to support his allegation that there are
Muslim armed groups by the name of Jihad and Jamith E Islami operating in the East.Post your comments

WCIC aims to select most outstanding woman entrepreneur in Sri Lanka

Sunil C. Perera - Reporting from Colombo

Sri Lanka's women entrepreneurs will receive the prestigious National Woman Entrepreneurs Award by the Women’s Chamber of Industry and Commerce [WCIC] to recognise their business success.

Activists mark sixth anniversary of the forming Assistance Association for Political Prisoners (Burma)

Yesterday, Assistance Association for Political Prisoners (Burma) (AAPP) marked its sixth anniversary of the formation - a watch dog organization on the Burmese political prisoners languishing in the e notorious prisons.

Korean Importers will visit Sri Lanka as a trade mission

Sunil C. Perera - Reporting from Colombo

Korea Importers Association (KOIMA) with a membership of nearly 10,000 companies has arranged the visit of a trade mission to Sri Lanka to promote local exports to Korea. The Korean delegation consisting of 20 businessmen are expected to meet approximately 60 local Exporters, Importers, Manufactures and Suppliers during its official group meeting/individual business meetings on April 7, 2006 at the Hilton Hotel in Colombo.

Pak lodges protest to Afghanistan for killing its 16 citizen

[b]Pak lodges protest to Afghanistan for killing its 16 citizens[/b]

By Iqbal Hussain Khan Yousafzai - Reporting from Islamabad

[b]Islamabad, 24 March, (Asiantribuna.com):[/b] Pakistan has lodged strong protest with the Afghanistan on killings of 16 Pakistani civilians by Afghan security forces in Spin Boldak, Foreign Office Spokesperson Tasneem Aslam said Thursday.

Angry Muslims demand removal of PAFFREL chief if he fails to

[b]Angry Muslims demand removal of PAFFREL chief if he fails to authenticate his allegations[/b]

By Munza Mushtaq – Reporting for Asian Tribune

[b]Colombo, 24 March, (Asiantribune.com):[/b] The Muslim Council of Sri Lanka has demanded that Kingsley Rodrigo, the (Peoples Action for Free and fair Elections) PAFFREL Chief resign or be removed from his position immediately if he cannot produce e

31 incidents of ceasfire violations by LTTE since Geneva

[b]31 incidents of ceasfire violations by LTTE since Geneva talks [/b]

Sunil C. Perera - Reporting from Colombo

[b]Colombo, 24 March, (Asiantribune.com): [/b]Minister Anura Priyadarshana Yapa says at present the government is acting according to the joint statement issued after the talks in Geneva.

The government hopes that the LTTE too will act in the same manner.

No separate Muslim delegation at next month's peace talks

[b]No separate Muslim delegation at next month's peace talks[/b]

By Munza Mushtaq – Reporting for Asian Tribune

[b]Colombo, 24 March, (Asiantribune.com): [/b]The 'step motherly' attitude meted out to the Muslim community is likely to continue even at next month's peace talks in Geneva with both the Government and the LTTE still not approving the participation of a separate Muslim delegation.

Sri Lanka Embassy in U.S. wants dialogue with Lankan groups

Daya Gamage – US National Correspondent for Asian Tribune

Sri Lanka Embassy in Washington, D.C. in the United States is now inviting all Sri Lankan associations, spread in this country, all professionals, academics and others to contact it to open a dialogue with the Sri Lankan Diaspora living in the United States and maintain contacts.Post your comments


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