Archive for July 2nd, 2013

Minister Jason Kenney’s intervention undermines Museum changes

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013

Asoka weerasinghe Kings Grove Crescent . Gloucester . Ontario . Canada  2 July 2013   The Editor The Ottawa Citizen   Dear Editor:   I am afraid that Peter Simpson missed Minister Jason Kenney’s motive completely in his opinion piece, “Kenney’s interference undermines museum changes.”   While I agree with Minister Kenney for being critical […]

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Your Holiness, the Vatican and the Church is in dire need of spring cleaning

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013

Michelle Alexander The Vatican has been hit with another crisis, this time relating to a Senior Vatican cleric involved in a purported plot to smuggle millions of Euros into Italy from Switzerland.  The arrested cleric, Monsignor Nunzio Scarano believed he could act with impunity due to his connections with the Vatican Bank.  It is this […]

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AMBASSADOR HANGAWATTE ADRESSES SRI LANKAN COMMUNITY LEADERS IN PARIS

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013

Embassy of Sri Lanka Paris Leaders of cultural, educational, welfare, sports, youth and political associations in Paris gathered at the Embassy of Sri Lanka to meet and greet Ambassador Hangawatte last Friday evening. Addressing the large gathering of invitees, Ambassador Hangawatte expressed his pleasure at welcoming everyone to the friendly, informal meeting. The Ambassador expressed […]

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‘Drunk’ Sri Lankan cricketer tried to open plane door at 35,000ft while looking for toilet, reports claim

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013

Courtesy Metro UK A “ƒ”¹…”drunken’ Sri Lankan cricketer tried to open the cabin door of a British Airways plane flying at 10,700m (35,00 ft) after he mistook it for the toilet, reports claim. Sri Lanka A opening batsman Ramith Rambukwella apparently sparked panic among 229 passengers onboard  the St Lucia to London Gatwick flight as […]

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Beggars work too

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013

Dr. Mareena Thaha Reffai, Dehiwela I used to be very antagonist to beggars thinking they can easily  get a job and earn their money without begging. It all changed when I happened to watch a young mother (May be with a borrowed infant in hands?) walking up and down near the color  lights on the […]

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The idea of energy saving or efficiency is not something new.

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013

Dr Hector Perera     London You’ve probably heard the grown-ups in your house say “Turn off the light!” or “Close the refrigerator door!” Have you ever wondered why?  This is because it cost something and the adults, the parents have to pay the bills. Energy is there whenever we need it, so it’s easy to forget […]

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Is transfer a punishment enough?

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013

Dr. Mareena Thaha Reffai, Dehiwela  Our police department has a strange way of punishment for its’ errant officers. They are simply “transferred” to another station, irrespective of whether they assaulted the victims, tortured them or murdered them.  O how nice it must be to be in the police force, warm and safe in the knowledge […]

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