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Indian PM Modi’s visit to Russia and Central Asia to boost India's multi-directional strategy! - A Report

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has resumed his foreign tours and went to Eurasia (Russia and Central Asia) from July 6-13 that will see a packed schedule with the prime minister spending about a day in each country. He was on a 3-day visit to Russia attend the seventh meeting of BRICS and Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) summits and was also simultaneously on his first ever eight-day visit of Central Asian countries, making Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan after the two summits in Russia.

Indian PM Modi’s visit to Russia and Central Asia to boost India's multi-directional strategy!  - A Report
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Blowing Smoke for Big Tobacco

A group of public interest and international public health organizations have released “Blowing Smoke for Big Tobacco.”

Blowing Smoke for Big Tobacco
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The Third Hopper Betrayal: Dealing the Foreign Cards Again

The recent UPFA Anuradapura meeting did not see hundreds of CTB buses transporting supporters as were the case in the presidential election. But the crowds appeared bigger and were definitely larger than the UNP meeting in Kandy. And this was after Sirisena had back-stabbed his own party three times, in the process becoming irrelevant in the future.

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Fast-tracked to hell!

A face-book ,message, still to be confirmed, related to the death of a so called ‘Karate Master’ from Sri Lanka, fighting for ‘IS’ has been received with disgust rather than sadness.

Fast-tracked to hell!
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Safeguard Security

We remember how the government elected in 1977 under the leadership of J.R Jayewardene (J.R.J) removed the security forces from the coastal areas of the Northern and Eastern provinces in order to please the Tamil politicians, disregarding the importance of national security. J.R.J led government underestimated and turned a blind eye on the strengthening of the separatist movement until 13 soldiers were ambushed and killed by the LTTE in July 1983.

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Government to pay the Golden Key depositors on 24th

As per the proposal made by the Minister of Finance Ravi Karunanayake through his interim budget, the government is to begin the disbursement of payment to the deposit holders of the defunct Golden Key Credit Card Company Ltd (GK) from July 24th.

Government to pay the Golden Key depositors on 24th
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