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High Impact Special Projects for Palmyrah Sector Development

The Ministry of Prisons Reform, Rehabilitation, Resettlement and Hindu Religious Affairs has provided a special allocation of Rs.160 Mn with a view to strengthen the palmyrah sector which is a predominant sector in the conflict affected Northern and Eastern Provinces in Sri Lanka.

V. Sivagnanasothy,
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Brazil launches first regional tobacco industry observatory

Brazil which has long been a leader in tobacco control, this month launched the first of five planned regional centres that will collect and share information about tobacco industry strategies to undermine tobacco control.

Brazil launches first regional tobacco industry observatory
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The Constitutional Council picked P. S. B. Pujith Jayasundara as the 34th Inspector General of Police (IGP)

The Constitutional Council yesterday picked Western Province Senior Deputy Inspector General of Police P. S. B. Pujith Jayasundara as the 34th Inspector General of Police (IGP).

Senior Deputy Inspector General of Police P. S. B. Pujith Jayasundara -  34th Inspector General of Police (IGP)?
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Unending Rage

It may be fit to be described as poetic justice when two ‘tolerant’ stalwarts of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party are at each other’s throat for certain words spoken by them. Soon after one of the prime defenders of Narendra Modi’s version of ‘tolerance’, Bollywood actor Anupam Kher, had said that the BJP members who spoke ‘nonsense’ and ‘ill-behaved’ should be sent behind bars and thrown out of the ruling party, Yogi Adityanath, a BJP Member of Parliament and a torchbearer of the Sangh Parivar’s much espoused Hindutva, termed him a ‘real life villain’.

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