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Jaffna – Colombo Train Services from 15 September

Colombo Train Services from 15 September as the reconstructed railway line up to Jaffna would be completed by September.

Jaffna – Colombo Train Services from 15 September
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'Roti' On The Firing Line

Whoever imagined that the humble ‘roti’ could be seen as an instrument in efforts to divide the voter on communal lines? That the word, roti, was almost universally used in news reports instead of the elegant ‘chapati’ is beside the point. A widely aired TV footage showed a Shiv Sena MP, Ranjan Vichare, egged on by his party colleagues, trying to push a ‘roti’ into the mouth of a fasting Muslim employee at the New Maharashtra Sadan (NMS) near the landmark India Gate in Lutyen’s New Delhi. It led to a nation-wide uproar that was to be expected.

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Northern Provincial Council Chief Secretary to enjoy her constitutional guarantees

The Supreme Court today reserved its order for July 30 on the fundamental rights petition filed by Mrs. Vijayalakshmi Ramesh Northern Province Chief Secretary challenging the Chief Minister C.V. Wigneswaran.

Mrs. Vijayalakshmi Ramesh
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The peace that prevails in the country today has contributed to facilitating religious practices such as Eid ul-Fitr

The peace that prevails in the country today has contributed to facilitating their religious practices, and should be strengthened to help in the progress of society and in the country’s development said Sri Lanka President Mahinda Rajapaksha.

The peace that prevails in the country today has contributed to facilitating religious practices such as Eid ul-Fitr
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Tamil Sai devotees ‘walkathon’ to Shirdi

A group of thirteen Sai Baba devotees from Chennai walked all the way to Shirdi with "Sai Baba’s palanquin".

Shri Saibaba Sansthan Trust Dy. Executive Officer Appasaheb Shinde welcomed and felicitated 13 Sai devotees who came by walk from Chennai to Shirdi for Sai Baba’s Darshan. Sansthan PRO Mohan Yadav is also seen
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