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Sealed WTM offices will be opened tomorrow?

[b]Sealed WTM offices will be opened tomorrow?[/b]

[b]Toronto, 24 April, (Asiantribune.com):[/b] The World Tamil Movement says, according to reports, that it will open its closed and sealed offices on Tuesday.

Earlier, WTM offices at 39 Consentino Dr.

Six killed in shootouts in Pak tribal area

By Iqbal Hussain Khan Yousafzai - Reporting from Islamabad

At least Six people including two security personnel were killed Sunday in two shootouts in Maranshah, headquarters of North Waziristan Agency on the Pak-Afghan border.Post your comments

Thousands of coffins with Sri Lanka Army men would be handed over to SLMM

Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam has warned the Sri Lanka Army, that if it continues to attack Tamils in their homeland, then they may be compelled to hand over thousands of coffins with the dead bodies of the Army men to the Sri Lanka Monitoring Mission.Post your comments

Upsurging People’s Force – the latest LTTE paramilitary wing

H. L. D. Mahindapala

Political analysts argue that the Upsurging People’s Force, escalating violence since Geneva is the latest paramilitary wing of the LTTE. It is the new militant force that shot its way into the headlines after Geneva 1 by targeting Sri Lankan Security forces and Tamil dissidents. Post your comments

Nepal unrest poses tough choice to International community

By Raghu Bir Bista

Nepal is still burning. Unrest is spreading. King's offer to be a constitutional monarchy and to let multiparty democracy to flourish has found takers in India, China EU,
and USA but not in the Seven Parties Alliance. A day long meeting of
Alliance has rejected the Royal offer and decided to continue its
peaceful movement. For valid reasons it appears.Post your comments

Two heavy weights in Pak politics set to decide future strategy

By Iqbal Hussain Khan Yousafzai – Reporting from Islamabad

Two heavy weights in Pakistan i.e. Chairperson of Pakistan People’s Party Benazir Bhutto and chief of Pakistan Muslim League (PML-N) Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif are set to meet in London on Monday, to decide future strategy with regard to elections in the country in next year.

Global websites tracking Kofi Annan’s successor

Sunil C. Perera - Reporting from Colombo

The interest in the next Secretary General of the UN
has created much excitement. The official UN website
which is tracking the campaigns of the various
declared candidates is keeping a daily record of the
comings and goings of the various candidates.

8- Party Alliance (EPA) meets to form republic of Nepal

By D. Michael Van De Veer – Kathmandu

On Friday last, the King of Nepal went on nationwide TV & radio to address the Hindu Kingdom and offered what sounded, without objective analysis, like a return of democracy to Nepal.

Foreigners dominate activity in a depleted market

Q Perera - Reporting from Colombo

The Share Market Review for the preceding week on All Share Price Index (ASPI) complied by the research team of the HNB Stockbrokers (Pvt) Ltd indicated though there were hopes on the resumption of peace talks propelled the market and positive sentiment continued throughout the earlier week with both indices showing encouraging gains. However this week there was dampened market sentiment, as uncertainty on commencement of the second round of peace talks and the escalation of violence in the North and East continued.

SL rural media personnel plans to hold their May Day rally in Kadugannawa

Sunil C. Perera - Reporting from Colombo

The All Island Media Federation headed by veteran provincial journalist Darmaratna Bandara Kandagolla plans to host their May Day celebration in Upcountry to force the authorities to implement a permanent salary structure and some other benefits for rural media men.

Nepal unrest poses tough choice to International community

[b]Nepal unrest poses tough choice to International community[/b]

By Raghu Bir Bista

[b]Kathmandu, 24 April (Asiantribune.com):[/b] Nepal is still burning. Unrest is spreading. King's offer to be a constitutional monarchy and to let multiparty democracy to flourish has found takers in India, China EU, and USA but not in the Seven Parties Alliance.

Upsurging People’s Force – the latest LTTE paramilitary wing

[b]Upsurging People’s Force – the latest LTTE paramilitary wing[/b]

H. L. D. Mahindapala

Political analysts argue that the Upsurging People’s Force, escalating violence since Geneva is the latest paramilitary wing of the LTTE. It is the new militant force that shot its way into the headlines after Geneva 1 by targeting Sri Lankan Security forces and Tamil dissidents.

Thousands of coffins with Sri Lanka Army men would be handed

[b]Thousands of coffins with Sri Lanka Army men would be handed over to SLMM[/b]

[b]Colombo, 24 April, (Asiantribune.com): [/b]Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam has warned the Sri Lanka Army, that if it continues to attack Tamils in their homeland, then they may be compelled to hand over thousands of coffins with the dead bodies of the Army men to the Sri Lanka Monitoring Mission.

Iniyavan,

Six killed in shootouts in Pak tribal area

[b]Six killed in shootouts in Pak tribal area[/b]

By Iqbal Hussain Khan Yousafzai - Reporting from Islamabad

[b]Islamabad, 24 April, (Asiantribune.com):[/b] At least Six people including two security personnel were killed Sunday in two shootouts in Maranshah, headquarters of North Waziristan Agency on the Pak-Afghan border.

The first shootout occurred when soldiers, checking a passenger v

Sealed WTM offices will be opened tomorrow?

The World Tamil Movement says, according to reports, that it will open its closed and sealed offices on Tuesday.Post your comments


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