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Butterfly; The sad story of LTTE Child soldiers – A film by Vishnu Vasu

Excerpts from 'Ground Views' Kamaya Jayatissa’s review of Vishnu Vasu’s film Butterfly in quoted here for the benefit of Asian Tribune readers. This masterly crafted film has received rave reviews from film critics as well as scholars. It has examined a subject as horrific and painful as the inhumane manipulation of children by the world’s most ruthless terrorist organisation, the LTTE. Some still wish to call them freedom fighters although they had committed the worst possible crime against humanity that one could imagine.

Butterfly; The sad story of LTTE Child soldiers – A film by Vishnu Vasu
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Priority is Boko Haram for Nigerians not Ebola!

I don’t think that WHO declaration of ‘Nigeria Ebola free’ will make the Nigerians to rejoice because the country is gripped by a worse and more deadly epidemic than Ebola: Boko Haram.

Priority is Boko Haram for Nigerians not Ebola!
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The Wall Street Journal promotes Sri Lanka among Americans

The Wall Street Journal in its 24-25 October weekend edition gave a promotion spread for Sri Lanka encouraging visits to this South Asian nation in the Indian Ocean highlighting four unique tourist experiences noting that it was five years after the end of its quarter-century-long civil war.

Tea tasting at Lipton’s first factory Dominic Sansoni for The Wall Street Journal
The Wall Street Journal promotes Sri Lanka among Americans
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Bharathi Raja conferred with US Awards in New York

Veteran director Bharathiraja was conferred with awards at a function organized by America Tamil Sangam in New York on Saturday.

Bharathi Raja conferred with US Awards in New York
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