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CBI on Dayanidhi Maran: Supreme Court sees nexus in Aircel-Maxis deal

The Supreme Court said on Wednesday the CBI probe into the allegations in Aircel-Maxis deal involving former telecom minister Dayanidhi Maran and a Malaysian business tycoon "prima facie indicates a nexus".

Burma: The time is not yet ripened for daily private newspapers

Burma’s Lower House session continued for 9th day at People Parliament Hall in Parliament Complex in Nay-Pyi-Taw on Tuesday, attended by Lower House Speaker Thura U Shwe Mann and 394 Members of Parliament. At the Tuesday’s session, six questions were replied; one proposal submitted; and one bill submitted, the state-run New Light of Myanmar said Wednesday.

Swamy charges EC suffered loss of credibility

Janata Party chief Subramanian Swamy on Wednesday decided to move court challenging the Election Commission's decision rejecting his petition for de-recognition of the Congress.

It’s not a ‘flash in the pan’!

Obama’s 2008 victory was not just a flash in the pan. America has now proved to the world that it is not racial as it was one time thought.

Congress mocks at “clean chit” to Gadkari by BJP

The Congress on Wednesday launched a fresh attack on the BJP, saying the process by which the party top brass had given a clean chit to its President Nitin Gadkari was "strange" as the complainant and the judge belonged to the same side.

Ambassador Dr. Palitha Kohona visits Utah as Guest of the State Government

Ambassador Dr. Palitha Kohona, Permanent Representative of Sri Lanka to the United Nations visited Utah State as the guest of the Utah State Government and the Utah Valley University (UVU).

India Inc happy at Obama win

Leaders of India Inc on Wednesday welcomed the re-election of Barack Obama as the US President saying that continuity will be good for bilateral relations, but some of them expressed concerns over the outsourcing issue.

Holy Mass to Bless President Mahinda Rajapaksa at the Church of Nativity

A Holy Mass is to be held at the St. Catherine Church - The Church of Nativity in Bethlehem on !7th November to Bless President Mahinda Rajapaksa on his 67th birthday.

Ten Sri Lankan Software Companies Participated at GITEX Technology Week – 2012 in Dubai

Sri Lanka Export Development Board (EDB) in collaboration with the Consulate General of Sri Lanka in Dubai organized a Country Pavilion at GITEX 2012.

President congratulates Obama

Your victory in the keenly contested election underscores the wide acceptance of your commitment to ‘Change’ in important aspects of US policy, especially with regard to good relations with countries and regions of the world, President Mahinda Rajapaksa said in a congratulatory message to US President Barack Obama.


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