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Peace strategy: New challenges and the way forward

Dr Jay Weerawardena - In some respects, this old English nursery rhyme forces us to reflect on what led to the ethnic problem and the way forward beyond the recent military victory over ruthless LTTE terrorism. It also pinpoints the lost opportunities we had over the last four decades to solve the ethnic problem.

Nepal Prez presented Government policies and programs in the House

Kosh R. Koirala - President Dr Ram Baran Yadav presented government’s policy and programs in Legislature-Parliament on Thursday.

Establishment of a National Centre for Immunology and Allergy in Colombo, urged

Manjari Peiris - "Immunology bears upon every branch of medicine and upon the performance of every organ in the body", Professor Tissa Vitarana, Minister of Science & Technology, quoted an extract from a speech delivered by Sir Peter Medawar in 1974 in addressing the Royal Society of Medicine.

Petroleum Development Levy Ordinance challenged in Supreme Court of Pakistan

Farzana Shah - The Petroleum Development Levy Ordinance issued by Pakistani President on Thursday was challenged in the Supreme Court of the country on Friday.

Establishment of a National Centre for Immunology and Allergy in Colombo, urged

Manjari Peiris - "Immunology bears upon every branch of medicine and upon the performance of every organ in the body", Professor Tissa Vitarana, Minister of Science & Technology, quoted an extract from a speech delivered by Sir Peter Medawar in 1974 in addressing the Royal Society of Medicine.

Petroleum Development Levy Ordinance challenged in Supreme Court of Pakistan

Farzana Shah - The Petroleum Development Levy Ordinance issued by Pakistani President on Thursday was challenged in the Supreme Court of the country on Friday.

A peep into Waziristan and Orakzai Agency

Asif Haroon Raja -

Actor Mohan Lal is now Lt Colonel Mohan Lal

M Rama Rao - Versatile actor Mohan Lal who strides the silver screen from Malayam to Hindi and Telugu to Tamil as a colossus, has now a new role to play- as Lieutenant Colonel.

Peace strategy: New challenges and the way forward

Dr Jay Weerawardena - In some respects, this old English nursery rhyme forces us to reflect on what led to the ethnic problem and the way forward beyond the recent military victory over ruthless LTTE terrorism. It also pinpoints the lost opportunities we had over the last four decades to solve the ethnic problem.

Time for Baitullah Mehsud to give up militancy

Asif Haroon Raja - Madrassa educated Baitullah belong to Shadikhel Mehsud in South Waziristan but he was born in Lakki Marwat and was brought up in Bannu where he had also performed as South Waziristanin a village of Janikhels in Bannu Frontier Region. Short-statured, unassuming and chubby, he suffers from hypertension and diabetes.


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