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Ayush Scholarship Scheme

The High Commission of India announces the offer of few scholarship slots for Sri Lankan nationals under the “Ayush Scholarship Scheme” for UG/PG/Ph.D courses under the Delhi Declaration for South East Asian(SEA) countries for the academic year 2015-16.

Ayush Scholarship Scheme
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Landmark West-Iran nuclear deal!

World peace process could be accelerated only by concerted efforts by international community led by UN in resolving all outstanding conflictual issues as satisfactorily as possible. The USA-Iran standoff over Iran’s legitimate strive for nuclear facility at par with other powers has caused tensions between them and the crisis has been worsened by the interference of Israel, seeking to be the lone nuclear power of West Asia.

Iranian foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, Iranian ambassador to IAEA Ali Akbar Salehi, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, British Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs Philip Hammond, US Secretary of State John Kerry, and US Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz in Vienna on Tuesday.
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Sri Lankan General Election: Politics of Vendetta

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena and the common opposition that changed the Mahinda Rajapaksa regime must be thanked for two key things. Firstly the passage of the 19th Amendment, watered down or otherwise, as it restores and strengthens vital arms of our democracy. The judiciary, the police, and the bribery commission. Secondly, as President Sirisena’s ascension to the highest office in the country and to the SLFP has also strengthened democracy, both within the country and within the SLFP.

Sri Lankan General Election: Politics of Vendetta
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Congress MLAs joined all-party Govt to have one voice for settlement of Naga issue: Tokheho Yepthomi

The Minister for PHE, Tokheho Yepthomi said the eight Congress MLAs including him in Nagaland had not received any “directive” from the AICC High Command not to join the “TR Zeliang Government” in the State.

 Tokheho Yepthomi
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Tomorrow: Mahinda to responds to Maithri’s accusations

Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa who is a Kurunegala District UPFA candidate in the Parliamentary General Election, said the reply to the speech made by President Maithripala Sirisena on 14th, would be given on July 17 in Anuradhapura.

Tomorrow: Mahinda to responds to Maithri’s accusations
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