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7th July Student’s Perspective of Burma

Once again the unforgettable sad memories of the 7th July incident came around, when the Tatmadaw (at that time implemented by butcher Sein Lwin and ordered by Ne Win supported by Colonel Aung Gyi) gun down hundreds of peaceful students demonstrating Rangoon University students on 7th July 1962, to be exact half a century plus one year ago.

Rangoon University Students’ Union building was demolished by dynamite, and many students in the building were killed which now became known as the 7 July Students’ massacre.
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High Commissioner of India Y. K. Sinha presents credentials

The High Commissioner of India, Mr. Y. K. Sinha, presented his credentials to President Mahinda Rajapaksa at 10.45 a.m. today at a ceremony held at the Presidential Secretariat.

High Commissioner of India  Y. K. Sinha presents credentials
High Commissioner of India  Y. K. Sinha presents credentials
High Commissioner of India  Y. K. Sinha presents credentials
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Terrorist Designation of Abd Al-Ra'Ouf Abu Zaid Mohamed Hamza

The U.S. Department of State has designated Abd Al-Ra’Ouf Abu Zaid Mohamed Hamza under Executive Order 13224, which targets terrorists and those providing support to terrorists or acts of terrorism.

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Egyptian military ousts Mohammed Morsi as president, suspends constitution

The Egyptian military announced to the cheers of hundreds of thousands that it has ousted Mohammed Morsi, appointed a new head of state, and temporarily suspended the country’s constitution.Egypt’s military chief says Morsi has been replaced by the chief justice of constitutional court. The military also called for early elections.

Lt. Gen. Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi addresses the nation on Egyptian State Television Wednesday. Egypt's military chief says president is replaced by chief justice of constitutional court. / AP Photo/Egyptian State Television
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Calling all peace lovers!

What you are going to read below is exclusively for the large majority who loves peace, and by any chance if you are not one of this huge multitudes of people, still you can read and see what it means to maintain peace and harmony in the country.

Lord Buddah    Adolf Hitler
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Thal Sevana Hotel won “International Star for Leadership in Quality Award” in Paris

Thal Sevana Hotel functioning under the Security Forces Headquarters, Jaffna, won the “International Star for Leadership in Quality Award” in Paris in the Gold Category for 2013 by Imagen Arte ImarPress in France, selecting it from 118 countries, considered for award of this prestigious Award.

Thal Sevana Hotel won “International Star for Leadership in Quality Award” in Paris
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5910 applications received for registration as voters from IDPS in the North & East

The Elections Department has received a total of 5910 applications by midnight of 2nd July for registration as voters in the North and East from the Internally Displaced Persons, who are so far not registered as voters anywhere in Sri Lanka for the year 2012.

Hunais Farook M.P.
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Mohamed Morsi ouster demonstrates democracy is not only about elections; Lesson for others who believe it is

Ouster of Egypt’s first democratically elected President Mohamed Morsi by the powerful military has demonstrated that democracy is better understood by the people of Egypt than their leaders, presently, the ousted Mr Morsi.

Egypt’s first democratically elected President Mohamed Morsi
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