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Leave the worshipers and places of worship alone!

A criminal act committed by anyone especially on worshipers or in a place of worship of any faith should be condemned, whether it is by Palestinians or Jews but the news report ‘Synagogue strike: House demolition by Zionists renders attackers’ kin homeless’ and the related threat by the Israeli prime-minister’s statement: ‘I have ordered the destruction of the homes of the Palestinians who carried out this massacre and to speed up the demolition…….’ are cause for real concern.

Michael  A. Hoffman
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U.S. EPA Welcomes Colombo Participation In Cities Clean Air Partnership Program

Officials from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) met with Secretary of the Ministry of Environment and Renewable Energy B.M.E.D. Basnayake today to commend Sri Lanka for designating Colombo City as a participant in the Cities Clean Air Partnership (CCAP) program, a city-to-city support program that links Asian cities with California cities that have decades of experience reducing air pollution.

Mark Kasman, EPA Senior Advisor for the Asia-Pacific Region (Center), promotes future partnerships at Ministry of Environment and Renewable Energy.
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Another Mega Housing Complex “Sirimuthu Uyana” Vested on Public

Making a giant leap forward in the resettlement of underserved communities, the newly constructed ‘Sirimuthu Uyana’ Housing Scheme situated Bandaranayake Avenue in Colombo 14,were ceremonially declared open by His Excellency the President Mahinda Rajapaksa during a grand ceremony Today Evening (21).

irimuthu Uyana” New Housing Scheme declared open by the President - Photographs  by Niroshan P.Boteju , Duminda Sampath Alvitigala - UDA Media Division
Another Mega Housing Complex “Sirimuthu Uyana” Vested on Public
Another Mega Housing Complex “Sirimuthu Uyana” Vested on Public
Another Mega Housing Complex “Sirimuthu Uyana” Vested on Public
Another Mega Housing Complex “Sirimuthu Uyana” Vested on Public
Another Mega Housing Complex “Sirimuthu Uyana” Vested on Public
Another Mega Housing Complex “Sirimuthu Uyana” Vested on Public
Another Mega Housing Complex “Sirimuthu Uyana” Vested on Public
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Presidential Poll on 08 January

The Presidential election will be held on January 8, 2015 (Thursday), Election Commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya made this announcement yesterday upon receiving the proclamation signed by President Mahinda Rajapaksa.

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Dr. Swamy Wants Ban Imposed on Prabhakaran's Birth Anniversary Celebration

Dr. Subramanian Swamy Swamy on Friday has urged Indian Home Minister Rajnath Singh to issue a directive to the Tamil Nadu government to ban the move to celebrate birth anniversary of slain LTTE Terrorist Chief V Prabhakaran, the mastermind behind for killing of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi.

Dr. Swamy  Wants  Ban  Imposed on Prabhakaran's Birth Anniversary Celebration
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The problem of Maithripala Sirisena

Today, when I sat down to write this, there was the live telecast of Mr. Maithripala Sirisena announcing that he is the common candidate of the opposition.

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