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A Call to hold a National Refrendum to o Withdraw the 13th Amendment to abolish Provincial Council

A Call to hold a National Referendum to Withdraw the 13th Amendment to abolish Provincial Councils and instead Grant Adequate Decentralized Powers to District.

Coalgate will be forgotten like Bofors, says Shinde

Home minister Sushilkumar Shinde's light-hearted remarks that the coal allocation scandal will soon fade away from public memory like Bofors ,has drawn sharp reactions with Opposition parties reminding him that Congress lost power after that controversy and could never get a majority on its own since then.

Winner of ICC Twenty20 World Cup 2012- Is it Sri Lanka or Rain?

The fourth edition of “ ICC Twenty20 World Cup” comes to the subcontinent for the first time! Sri Lankans are fortunate to have this much awaited event in their home country. The inaugural event, the 2007 ICC World Twenty20, was staged in South Africa in 2007. After that England and West Indies hosted the tournament in 2009 and 2010 respectively.

India: PM may reshuffle Cabinet soon

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has set the stage for a reshuffle of his Council of Ministers, after announcing a slew of reform measures over the past two days and promising more major economic policy announcements soon, as indicated in Finance Minister P. Chidambaram’s speech at the Planning Commission on Saturday.

Person claiming ownership of Srithar Theatre must establish claim for EPDP to vacate - Minister Douglas Devananda

Minister for Traditional Industries and Small Enterprise Development, Douglas Devananda told Asian Tribune that he is prepared to consider vacating the Sridhar Cinema building, Jaffna, if anyone come forward and establish the ownership of the property, which is presently occupied by the EPDP.

India, Maldives to step up defence co-operation


India and Maldives on Sunday agreed on a slew of measures to step up their cooperation in defence and security related issues as well as agreed to work closely towards stability in the region and ensure maritime security in Indian Ocean.

Vaiko ignores M-P CM appeal, to protest Rajapaksa visit to Sanchi

Rejecting Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan's appeal, MDMK leader Vaiko will go ahead with his planned black flag demonstration against Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa during his proposed visit to Sanchi in that state.


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