Archive for January 22nd, 2013

Islam and Muslims in Sri Lanka and concern of their new trends of religiousr Editor development.

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

by Charles.S.Perera Hameed Abdul Kareem  wrote to the Daily News of the 19 January, 2013 ” Defending Islam and Muslims”  replying  to an article  by Shenali Waduge . She has foreseen such discontentment  in saying in her article  “”¦.. the concerns of Buddhists are never given an unbiased voice in the mainstream media and instead […]

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Navi Pillai: After Sri Lanka again and getting bashed

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

Asoka Weerasinghe Kings Grove Crescent . Gloucester . Ontario . K1J 6G1 . Canada 22 January 2013 Ms. Navanethem Pillai United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, Geneva, Switzerland Dear Navi Pillai: I just read in Colombo Page Sri Lanka’s  Acting Secretary of the External Affairs Ministry, […]

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SLAAS stoking the fires of separatism?

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

By Susantha Goonatilake A few months ago, the Organisation of Professional Associations (OPA) with its total membership of approximately 50,000 professionals issued a unanimous statement rejecting the 13th Amendment(the 13th A). The 13th A, we should recall was imposed on Sri Lanka by Indian gunboats and the threat of an invasion. It created a non-existent […]

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THE PAST LASTS …

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

Daily News Editorial For all those who say that there is an overreaction on the part of the defence establishment to the legitimate expression of academic dissent in the North, the article in these pages yesterday by Dr. Susantha Goonetilleke, a former president of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science (SLAAS), should […]

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In southern India, relatives sometimes quietly kill their elders. – Los Angeles Times

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

From John MacKinnon ————————————————————————————————————————————– Southern India, relatives sometimes quietly kill their elders. – Los Angeles Times By Mark Magnier, Los Angeles Times January 15, 2013, 4:44 p.m.o The practice often begins with an oil bath. In some cases, the parent is sick and in pain. In others, experts say, relatives want to gain control of […]

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SRI LANKA ONLY SOUTH ASIAN COUNTRY AT KARATE PREMIER LEAGUE IN PARIS

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

Embassy of Sri Lanka Paris National Karate champion, Vimukthi Chamara Gunerathne represented Sri Lanka at the Karate Premier League held on 19th and 20th January 2013 in Paris. Sri Lanka was the only country from the South Asian region to be represented at the first Premier League for the year 2013 at the event hosted […]

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Pillay’s statement lacks objectivity, biased, marred by erroneous facts – External Affairs Ministry

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

Courtesy The Daily News  External Affairs Ministry  yesterday accused UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navaneetham Pillay of acting beyond her mandate and transgressing basic norms which should be observed by a discerning international civil servant by bringing into question the constitutional governance of a sovereign state. Ministry was alluding to the statement delivered by Pillay […]

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