Archive for April, 2011

Petroleum – The truth “ An Honest American” wants to be US president.

Thursday, April 21st, 2011

Orpheus Perera The intricacy of petroleum to American life in the early 21st century would have shocked 19th century users of “Pennsylvania rock oil.” Most farmers who knew about oil in the early 1800s saw seeping crude oil as a nuisance to agriculture and water supplies. These observers were not the first people to consider […]

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A Challenge to the Sri Lanka “Guardian”

Thursday, April 21st, 2011

L. B. Wasantha Articles in the internet site Sri Lanka “Guardian”, most of them written by self-possessed morons who air their misguided opinions all too painfully, reflect the “birds of a feather” image through their so-called journalistic-insight. Interestingly, all of their highly-opinionated articles do not have an open “Comments” section for a reader. Instead, the […]

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I shall face gallows on behalf of my country – Mahinda

Thursday, April 21st, 2011

Sunil Vijayapala  Australia Instead of making emotional statements which ruins the profile of a leader and lets down a country on the whole, Mahinda must take a bold stand on this UNSG’s report. He should build up a team of experts including lawyers to tackle this issue and muster support of all Non- Aligned countries […]

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At this time Sri Lanka needs help from Expatriates.

Thursday, April 21st, 2011

L. B. Wasantha Dear Patriot Sri Lankan,  This is a time that Sri Lanka needs your support.  As you know, Tamil-terror-supporters have infiltrated the world over, and have an apparent stranglehold on Western politicians, who are cashing in on the promised votes and “Campaign money”, by these terror-supporters.  Not only are these terrorists controlling the […]

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Indian Prime Minister faces Allegations

Thursday, April 21st, 2011

Nava Thakuria As India holds assembly elections in five provinces, the ruling Congress party is facing a hard time. Even the Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh faces the heat and the recent attack came from the opposition leaders as well as a banned separatist organisation. The soft spoken premier is alleged to be insensitive to […]

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LET’S UNITE ONCE MORE AGAISNT THE UN (LTTE) LIES

Wednesday, April 20th, 2011

By Ian All of us have heard of the latest “ƒ”¹…”findings’ of the UN appointed panel. It looks like it’s a copy/ paste from the Tamilnet in early 2009. My issue is how these people who write and also comment on the report do that in isolation from the main issue. Let for a moment […]

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Canadian Tamils for Peace and Democracy (CaTpad) opposes UN Panel Report as interfering in Srilankas internal affairs.

Wednesday, April 20th, 2011

Press Release  19 April 2011   The Canadian Tamils for Peace and Democracy opposes the intervention of UN in the internal affairs of Srilanka and rejects the UN Panel report. Rather than recommending to improve the reconciliation and rehabilitation process in Srilanka, the UN panel has strengthen the morale of Terrorist and separatist elements outside and […]

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UN hypocrisy in investigating war crimes

Wednesday, April 20th, 2011

Harin Chandradeva In light of the questionable report produced by the panel appointed by UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon to look in to “ƒ”¹…”the modalities and applicable international standards’ in relation to investigating alleged war crimes in Sri Lanka, a recent article in the Foreign Policy website by Colum Lynch which, based on leaked US […]

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Mr. Ban Ki-Moon is Playing God

Wednesday, April 20th, 2011

Jay Deshabandu The world’s most dangerous terrorist outfit is still active mainly in Western countries.  The pro-LTTE agents somehow manipulated the USA and Western Politicians for their gain. Besides this, the USA, France and British governments have tendency to discredit Sri Lanka because they think we have sided with China and other Asian countries.  Everyone […]

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Island editorial – April 18,2011

Wednesday, April 20th, 2011

Ira de Silva London, Canada The Editor The Island Colombo, Sri Lanka   Dear Sir:   You have posed very pertinent questions that the U.S. and Robert Blake in particular should answer regarding their constant requirement to “investigate” what happened during the last phase of the war and the persistent use (misuse) of the word “accountability”. […]

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USA PROTECTING TERRORISM

Wednesday, April 20th, 2011

PROFESSOR ALI SUKHANVER According to a US official in Washington the Central Intelligence Agency CIA has no plans to suspend operations in Pakistan against terror suspects despite objections from leaders in Islamabad. Reported by AFP Leon Panetta of the CIA told Pakistani intelligence officials last week that he has a duty to prevent attacks on […]

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Sri Lanka’s economic gains lead to reduction in poverty levels

Wednesday, April 20th, 2011

By Philip Fernando, former Deputy Editor Sunday Observer, Sri Lanka  Latest stirring forecast of Sri Lanka’s economic upsurge signified an unprecedented decline in the country’s poverty levels. The economic growth rate predicted for 2011 and 2012 was 8 percent: the most positive prognosis of growth showing a drop in poverty from 15.7 percent in 2009 […]

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The three world-class terrorists- Yolanda Foster of Amnesty International and Ban Ki Moon’s Panel.

Tuesday, April 19th, 2011

By Charles.S.Perera  In Iraq there is no number exact as to how many Iraqi Civilians had been killed by the  American Armed Forces.   Not only they kill but the American Armed forces also humiliate the Iraqis  taken as prisoners.   We have seen the images of  the Iraqi prisoners being humiliated and tortured in the Abu […]

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NEW ERA FOR OUR BELOVED MOTHERLAND

Tuesday, April 19th, 2011

Ranjit Wickremeratne Dear citizens irrespective of race,color,religion or party politics give your best to the country we love so much to uplift the standard of our citizens and to be par with other developed better countries around the world. We should all get together and build our country as good citizens. We are very lucky […]

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America Falls Into The Indian Pit In Sri Lanka

Monday, April 18th, 2011

By H. L. D. Mahindapala  The East-West alliance that is designed to shape the global agenda in the 21st century was defined by Robert O. Blake Jr, Assistant Secretary, Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs in his testimony given before the House Foreign Affairs Committee on April 5, 2011. He said categorically that America […]

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Canada’s brutal refugee policy according to Peter Showler

Monday, April 18th, 2011

Asoka Weerasinghe Kings Grove Crescent . Gloucester . Ontario . K1J 6G1  Canada   April 18, 2011   The Editor (Letters) THE OTTAWA CITIZEN   Sir: Peter Showler’s article “Detained Tamils case exposes Canada’s brutal refugee policy” also exposes  how Canada was naive when we screamed and yelled at the Sri Lankan Government  during the […]

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PANEL REPORT BY THREE STOOGES OF BAN-KI-MOON

Monday, April 18th, 2011

Malin Abeyatunge The three stooges have completed the report against Sri Lanka and handed over to UN Secretary General (UNSG) Ban-Ki-Moon. The Executive summary of the advisory panel appeared in the print media which gives various allegations against the Sri Lanka Government. Firstly, this is a panel arbitrarily appointed by current UNSG without the approval […]

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Obama, Sarkozy and Cameron – the axis of evil

Monday, April 18th, 2011

By Mario Perera, Kadawata People in glass house must not throw stones. What happens when they do? Well they break their window panes and become all the more scrutable and assailable. The axis of evil has done it again. First there were the World Wars, their dirty wars into which they dragged their colonies. Then […]

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What is the correct usage, හෙළ or හෙල in words like heLAbasa?

Monday, April 18th, 2011

Chandre Dharmawaradana The ” correct” usage of a word or  a language is ultimately dictated by the majority usage prevalent in the language. However, even then one should look at  what the learned have said to find out what is the “accepted way”.  This note is written in the hope that those interested in the […]

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It’s not who won but how the game was played

Monday, April 18th, 2011

Dr.Tilak Fernando Cricket is a “ƒ”¹…”team’ game that demands a great deal of concentration and physical energy. Any lapses will not only be costly but certain to give the opponents the advantage to dominate Mahela Jayawardene, in 2007 and Kumar Sangakkara’s captaincy during the 2011 ICC World Cup helped Sri Lanka to come up to […]

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Christian School of Buddhism – Nibbana is Extinction!

Monday, April 18th, 2011

Ratanapala Ben Silva claims he is a Buddhist. He goes on to say that Nirvana or Nibbana the ultimate goal of Buddhism is extinction. He says:  To be specific, this idea of seeking Nirvana, a hindu /Tao belief and is not attractive to me. I consider seeking Nirvana (extinction) to be an idea from a […]

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Kokavil Tower

Monday, April 18th, 2011

C.Seneviratne Kent Peace and tranquillity dawned on the country because of the supreme sacrifice of the fallen heroes. The country just finished a period of celebration and joy staging the cricket world cup without the fear of bombs and destruction. The cerebratory image thus created in the country was there to be seen worldwide . […]

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Western morality high on hypocrisy and low on principles

Sunday, April 17th, 2011

ƒÆ’‚¯»¿ H. L. D. Mahindapala The crimes committed by the Caucasian West against humanity throughout their history, held together mainly by the common Christian ideology, demonstrate incontrovertibly that they do not have the moral right to dictate human rights commandments to the rest. Their engagements in innumerable wars of colonialism, racism, capitalism, communism, fascism, religion, […]

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එක්සත් ජාතින්‍ ‍ගේ මහා මණ්ඩලය හා ‍කොටි හිතවාදී මනව හිමිකම් වාර්තාව

Sunday, April 17th, 2011

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Damning Sri Lanka—Moon panel’s conspiracy against a sovereign state

Sunday, April 17th, 2011

By Philip Fernando, former Deputy Editor Sunday Observer  Having assembled a biased threesome to look into the accountability issues during the last days of the terrorist-led slaughter of innocent civilians””‚Sinhala and Tamil, and Secretary General Ban-Ki Moon and his panel now talk of reprisals against a sovereign state. The panel recommendations are nothing but the […]

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British Prime Ministers New Year Wishes to Sri Lankan Tamils only

Sunday, April 17th, 2011

Dr. Chula Rajapakse The Editor, Guardian , UK. Dear Editor, The British PM David Cameron has caused consternation among Sri Lankans the world over by singling out Sri Lankan Tamils only for his best wishes for what is truely a Sinhalese and Tamil new year. This favouritism is a grim reminder to the majority Sinhalese […]

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We are no Libya.

Sunday, April 17th, 2011

Herold Leelawardena One cannot but talk about “ƒ”¹…”war crimes’ without talking about long and multifarious history that led to the formation of LTTE and its terrorists acts.  It all started in India. Long before India got its independence, a Tamil named E.V.Ramasamy Periyar strive to unify Dravidians to call for a Dravidasthan or a separate […]

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We met briefly yesterday

Sunday, April 17th, 2011

ƒÆ’‚¯»¿ Asoka Weerasinghe Kings Grove Crescent . Gloucester . Ontario . K1J 6G1Canada 17 April 2011 Pierre Poilievrre, Conservative MP for Nepean-Carleton & Assistant to Prime Minister Stephen Harper House of Commons, Ottawa  Dear Pierre:  It was good speaking to you yesterday at the Sinhla & Tamil New Year celebrations of the Sri Lanka-Canada Association […]

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UN Panel’s Report on Sri Lanka

Sunday, April 17th, 2011

Vajiragnana Warnakulasuriya, Melbourne, Australia Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon United Nations Secretariat UN Panels Report on Sri Lanka  Dear Mr.Banki!  You must have spent quite a sum to engage these three musketeers to advice you on the Sri Lankan last phase of the conflict in May of 2009.  What have they found? Have they said anything that […]

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The UN Panel and the UNSG Persistence Needs Confrontation About Contined Harassment Of The Sri Lankan Government!

Sunday, April 17th, 2011

Insight By Sunil Kumar April17th. 2011 Sri Lanka’s President Mahinda Rajapaksha’s inspiration to co-ordinate Teams to visit Non-Aligned countries with a White Paper to explain justification for use of force to end terrorism needs to be backed to the hilt by all patriotic and discerning citizens as it is a means to confront what the […]

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