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Security Boost For TNA’s Sumanthiran

Security Boost For TNA’s Sumanthiran

Tamil National Alliance (TNA) MP M. A. Sumanthiran will receive a security boost, amidst claims that he is a target of an assassination plot. Speaker Karu Jayasuriya informed Parliament today that the relevant authorities have been notified to ensure the security of Sumanthiran. The statement however comes amidst serious allegations levelled against the government that it […]

Publishing Internal Audit Reports: My Version Of The Story

By Arjuna Mahendran – Several news items have recently appeared in some News papers, and Websites which carried the statements of various interested parties alleging various unsubstantiated issues against me. These statements are libelous in the extreme. They are based on extremely dubious and unverified sources. Nor has anyone from such media organizations which gave […]

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Independence, Sustainable Development & The Role Of Professionals

By Chandra Jayaratne – Dr. Ambedkar on Independence “It is not enough to have just a politically independent India. What is also needed is to have an Indian nation where every citizen will have religious and political rights (sic “and economic rights”), so that every person will have equal opportunity to develop.” “Independence is no doubt […]

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TNA’s Directionless & Docile Leadership

By Eelaventhan Manickavasakar – Tamil National Alliance – composing EPRLF, TELO, Ilankai Thamil Arasu Katchchi, (ITAK) and PLOTE Led by leaders Suresh Premachandran (EPRLF) Selvah Adaikalanathan (TELO) R. Sampanthan (ITAK) and T. Siddharthan (PLOTE) was formed in 2001 to present a unified approach and stand to face the problems of Tamils ever since they began […]

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Trump’s Sanctions On Iran: A Backward & Dangerous Move

By Ameer Ali – President Trump’s pre-election condemnation of the 2015 Obama-Iran deal and his subsequent resolve to scrap that deal and reimpose sanctions against Iran all of which was music to Israel has taken the operational phase after Iran’s latest missile test. Irrespective of whether that test contravened conditions set by the Obama deal […]

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Yahapālanaya Wants More Time To Probe War Crimes; Samaraweera To Make Request This Month

Foreign minister Managala Samaraweera who will attend the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) sessions in Geneva this month, will request for more time to probe war crimes. Throwing a party to the members of Foreign Correspondents’ Association of Sri Lanka on Tuesday night Samaraweera told them that while his government will not go back […]

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