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‘Padma is O.K., You Keep Shri’

Late David Abraham, a Jew by faith, a loveable Bollywood character and a sport referee (probably weight-lifting) who died in Canada in 1981 after migrating from India when it was not considered ‘intolerant’, had reportedly said something to the effect when informed by a government official that he had been selected for a ‘Padma’ award: “Padma is O.K., you keep ‘Shri’”.

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International Seminar and Photographic Exhibition to mark Kashmir Solidarity Day in Sri Lanka

Kashmir Solidarity will be observed on 5th February throughout the world to express unity with the people of occupied Kashmir in their fight against Indian subjugation.

International Seminar and Photographic Exhibition to mark Kashmir Solidarity Day in Sri Lanka
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Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II extends best wishes

The Queen’s message was released in all three languages by the British High Commission in Colombo today.

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II  extends  best wishes
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Iowa Primary Polls: Republican Victory Evolves into Controversy

No sooner had political pundits across both sides of the divide flocked together to write down the political obituary of Donald J Trump in the aftermath of his defeat at the hands of Ted Cruz, the darling of evangelists of the American public, than the former saw an opportunity belittle the victory of the latter on the grounds of what he called electoral fraud.

Iowa Primary Polls: Republican Victory Evolves into Controversy
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Beleaguered Yahapalanaya regime brings in heavy artillery: Enter the Field Marshal

Sri Lankan political scene resembles a jungle in disarray. It appears that a no holds barred battle is on for the survival of the fittest. There is President Sirisena, obviously keen on being the King of the jungle now, and beyond his self-declared one term Presidency, surrounded by some who resembles cunning Foxes waiting to see which side is winning.

Beleaguered Yahapalanaya regime brings in heavy artillery: Enter the Field Marshal
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