Archive for September 18th, 2009

SRI LANKA TO BE REPRESENTED BY AN EMINENT QUEEN’S COUNSEL IN ITS CASE AGAINST CHANNEL FOUR , SAYS ATTORNEY GENERAL

Friday, September 18th, 2009

By Walter Jayawardhana Sri Lanka’s Attorney General Mohan Peiris said in London that Sri Lanka will be represented by a team of lawyers to get redress over the country’s complaint against London’s Channel 4 television. “A senior Queen’s Counsel from the Gray’s Inn will be leading the team,” he said before leaving for further consultations […]

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Why Western assault on Sri Lanka?

Friday, September 18th, 2009

Anura Seneviratna, Dr MB Ranatunga, Sumith Silva, Asanka Haradasa, Ira Mediwake, Sapumal Watteaarachchige, Ranjith Wijetunge, Dhanapala Godagangdeni (for expat Hela team). Recent article by HLD Mahindapala prompted to ponder as to why the Western assault on Heladiva (SL). It is an open book to those who can see the American led West maintaining to dominate […]

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It’s Channel 4 video stupid, again!

Friday, September 18th, 2009

The Island Editorial The problem with lying is that liars begin to believe in their own lies with the passage of time. This is a pathological condition which the enemies of Sri Lanka have developed. They go on repeating their diabolical lies in the hope that they may be taken for the truth one day […]

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Sri Lanka: Channel 4 video forensic report

Friday, September 18th, 2009

Asoka Weerasinghe Kings Grove Crescent . Gloucester . Ontario . K1J 6G1 . Canada September 17, 2009 Prof. Philip Alston   Special  Rapporteur on Extrajudicial Execution                                                                                                                                                                                   United Nations Human Rights Council  Geneva, Switzerland Dear Prof. Alston: With all due respect to you, I am not being facetious when I tell you that I had a garrulous […]

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THE DISTANCE A FOUR-LINED ANONYMOUS DEATH THREAT WENT

Friday, September 18th, 2009

By Walter Jayawardhana Anti-government political activist Pakiyasothy Saravanamuttu has admitted in a statement to the Police that the dead threat against him was limited to a four line note mailed to him anonymously that led to a huge newspaper advertisement that conincided with the arrival of an important UN official to the country. President Mahinda […]

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Intervention of Prof Rajiva Wijesinha,Secretary to the Ministry of Disaster Management and Human Rights in discussion of the Report of the Joint Inspection Unit

Friday, September 18th, 2009

Ministry of Disaster Management and Human Rights Sri Lanka welcomes the Report of the Joint Inspection Unit on the requested follow up to the management review of the Office of the High Commissioner. The Report makes it clear that follow up has in fact been minimal. Recalling that the Review took place in 2003, one […]

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UN Under-Secretary General Pascoe says he is encouraged by the progress made in the north of Sri Lanka

Friday, September 18th, 2009

Sri Lanka News The United Nations Under-Secretary General for Political Affairs, Lynn Pascoe who arrived in Sri Lanka on 16th September 2009, called on Foreign Minister Rohitha Bogollagama at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on 17th September 2009. Welcoming Mr. Pascoe and his delegation, Minister Bogollagama explained the work that has been done by the […]

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Wayamba Upahara ceremony felicitated President and valiant forces

Friday, September 18th, 2009

By Janaka Alahapperuma President Mahinda Rajapaksa and valiant Armed Forces were felicitated in a colourful ceremony at Panduwasnuwara Raja Maha Viharaya in Kurunegala District, North Central Province on Friday evening, 18th September 2009. This glittering ‘Wayamba Upahara’ ceremony was organised by grateful people of Wayamba Province for the President, defence Secretary and Armed Forces and […]

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launch a $23 million programme for “Reintegrating ex-LTTE Cadres into Civilian Life

Friday, September 18th, 2009

PRESS RELEASE -Media Sec for Ministry of Justice and Law Reforms 16 September 2009 The Ministry of Justice and Law Reforms is working closely with the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) to launch a $23 million programme for “Reintegrating ex-LTTE Cadres into Civilian Life.” The governments of Japan, United Kingdom and United States of America […]

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Power politics and Maldives

Friday, September 18th, 2009

By: Afshain Afzal Maldives is a small country comprising of 1191 tiny islands in the Indian Ocean. The population of Maldives is around 300,000 excluding 100,000 workers who are not Maldivians. The Maldivian people are predominately Sunni Muslims. US interests in Maldives has brought the country in the limelight. US Ambassador to Maldives,  Robert Blake […]

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Sri Lanka – the true pearl of the orient!

Friday, September 18th, 2009

Ranjit Rupesinghe Congratulations to Dr D Chandraratne’s  (Australia) excellent letter of 18 Sept 09. It was both concise and clear. Sections of the ruling clique of the western world will continue to shamelessly give succour to the miserable remnants of the eelam terrorists because they still can’t accept and believe that despite their machinations to […]

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