London Elects Its First Muslim Mayor

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London has elected its first Muslim mayor as Sadiq Khan delivered a resounding victory for Labour, ending eight years of Conservative rule at City Hall.Sadiq Khan

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    Mayor Sadiq Khan RE: London Elects Its First Muslim Mayor “London has elected its first Muslim mayor as Sadiq Khan delivered a resounding victory for Labour, ending eight years of Conservative rule at City Hall.” Congratulations. There are two News Items Here. 1. London Elects a Labor Mayor after 8 years. 2. The Mayor Happens to be a Muslim. 3. Not All Muslims are conservative. 4. Being a Muslim is a personal Belief, just like in Christianity, Judaism, Hinduism, Buddhism. Sikkism etc, one of the 4,000 odd religious beliefs. The Key is that these myths and beliefs are kept personal.

    Amarasiri
    May 7, 2016 at 4:18 am
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      Amarasiri “The Key is that these myths and beliefs are kept personal.” Good. You better convince JHU, Gnanasara the saffron clad thugs and the Sangha chiefs. Please have a word or two with IH and HLD M for they seem to want to climb tall trees to collect honey as we did when we were young. It is not easy to climb a tree, let alone in their second childhood, one false move ……

      Native Vedda
      May 7, 2016 at 12:48 pm
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        Native Vedda “The Key is that these myths and beliefs are kept personal.” This is very hard, because they all were brainwashed from a very young age to various degrees. “You better convince JHU, Gnanasara the saffron clad thugs and the Sangha chiefs.” This is very hard too, because they all were brainwashed from a very young age to various degrees on Deeepawansa, Mahawansa and many other Myths, like Vijaya’s grandfather being a lion etc. It is like the Greek Myths and Bible Myth ( Joshua) that the sun is going around the stationary Earth, which is STILL believe by 25% of Americans, 34% of Europeans, and perhaps by 50% of the Paras, in the Land of Native Veddah Aethho. However, this has to be consistently exposed. Call or Reefer to JHU as Para-JHU. Call or Reefer to Sangha as Para-Sangha. Call or Reefer to Ganasara as Para-Ganasara. If challenged, tell them the proof is in their bodies as DNA, and if not Para, get it tested. If you can get then to take you to courts so much the better. Put up Posters, all over. Para-Sinhala Ravya, Para-JHU, Para-Sangha, Para-Sinhala, Para-Tamils, Para-Muslims, etc. Expose, Expose and Expose. Reference: Mitochondrial DNA history of Sri Lankan ethnic people: their relations within the island and with the Indian subcontinental populations Journal of Human Genetics (2014) 59, 28–36; doi:10.1038/jhg.2013.112; published online 7 November 2013 http://www.nature.com/jhg/journal/v59/n1/full/jhg2013112a.html Through a comparison with the mtDNA HVS-1 and part of HVS-2 of Indian database, both Tamils and Sinhalese clusters were affiliated with Indian subcontinent populations than Vedda people who are believed to be the native population of the island of Sri Lanka.

        Amarasiri
        May 8, 2016 at 9:52 pm
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        Native Vedda “The Key is that these myths and beliefs are kept personal.” “You better convince JHU, Gnanasara the saffron clad thugs and the Sangha chiefs.” Still there seems to be confusion on God. Are the above Paras still confused too? See what this Yemeni Jew is saying about God, the God of Jews, Muslims and Christians. A Jew explains why Allah is the one and only God, his opinion and belief. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=65zyICBKBPI Uploaded on Feb 5, 2008 A must see! The legendary video in which a Jew rebuffs the claim of evangelicals, newly edited and now in annotations! Even Jesus said Allah. According to an Aramaic dictionary, ( http://www.peshitta.org/lexicon/ ) the word for God in Aramaic (The language which Jesus spoke) is “Aalah”, which is the exact same thing as the Arabic “Allah” since in English there are many ways to spell a foreign word (Example you can spell the Muhammad’s name in 27 ways, including Muhammad and Mohamed). Just visit the link and type “God” if you don’t believe me, then scroll down to “Pronunciation” So Christians, if your god Jesus said “Allah”, it means the Muslims are using the correct word for the creator! The word Allah is better than the word God and is purer since God can be pluralised (gods) and genderised (goddess), the word Allah is more suitable for being HIS name because it CANNOT be genderised nor pluralised (in Arabic) since it is genderless and single, an example in English would be the planet Mars, it is genderless (you cannot say Marsa or whatever it would be if it could be genderised) and it is unpluralisable (you cannot say Marses), it simply wouldn’t make sense to genderise or pluralise this planet, the same goes for Allah (الله) in Arabic, so in essence IT IS SUPERIOR to the word God. Lets not forget that Arab Christians, and Jews (as is the case in this video) say Allah, and have been saying it before there were even any western Christians! Jesus said Allah too, so if you consider yourself a serious Christian you should start saying it to follow your god Jesus. So please, open your brains a little, it’s good for you. Now to see what different prophets called God. Abraham PBUH called him El shaddai Moses PBUH called him Elohim (see Genesis) Jesus PBUH called him Allah Muhammad PBUH called him Allah Two prophets called him Allah, and they are the most known of prophets, Muhammad and Jesus peace be upon them. Nonetheless all of these are Semitic words, so as far as I am concerned, any Semitic word for God is acceptable, but why use a European word for Allah when not a single prophet used a European word? Also, did you notice something? All of these words for Allah begin with either EL or AL, this is because in proto-Semitic (an ancient language which all Semitic languages, such as Arabic and Hebrew, evolved from) the word for God was AL or EL, Abraham PBUH spoke proto-Semitic and he called God “El shaddai”, “El” here meaning God and “shaddai” meaning mountain, so basically he called God “God of the mountain”. The Semetic languages evolved in a way that they retain the word AL/EL at the beginning of the word, but there is an additional “lah” in Arabic and an additional “lohim” in Hebrew, I hope this clarifies.

        Amarasiri
        May 9, 2016 at 7:58 am
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      Quite right Amarsiri. Congratulations to Mr. Sadiq Khan and Hon. MP Jeremy Corbyn, the latter hopefully the next British Premier. I think Sadiq’s victory was also attributed to revenge politics for sending off former Hon. MP George Galloway. If the US could have created history by electing the first African (of Kenyan descent) American president and a ‘Muslim’ (covertly says he is Christian), then what the hell of a big deal is this for Saqiq to be elected to a less glorified position as London Mayor? There are several Muslims also elected to the US congress and several leading American and Canadian diplomats who are Muslims. So what is the big deal about this? On the other hand, I guess the Islamic xenophobes can now bash their opponents as the the Islamic “Kalifaat” to have conquered Europe.

      WalaGemba Raja
      May 7, 2016 at 5:30 pm
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    Stupid and Bankrupt Left will rob Londoners but won’t win the General. American Election is going to Change this stupid Left.

    take_that
    May 7, 2016 at 4:43 am
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      How about the stupid and bankrupt Tory toffs who keep ripping ordinary British citizens left and right while enriching their rich bastard mates. While you British are busy drinking tea your country is being sold off to the bankers. Nothing is left to spare. Thanks god for Corbin and the real left for standing up to this pillage. The hijacked labour party has finally got its soul back.

      Wera
      May 7, 2016 at 12:35 pm
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        You know nothing about Boris London. Congested Thieving Muslim Tower Hamlets. I live here. Back off Ambude putte!!

        take_that
        May 7, 2016 at 1:31 pm
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      Wera Modaya in our colony jumping to conclusions, The only man to brazenly go to Jaffna was UK PM Cameron while you were hiding in a woman’s skirt! It is the sickness of your fathers of independence who hid at Tamil Nadu. Tsunami even Clinton, UN Sec Gen, or Foreign Sec USA was not allowed The English distrust of theories and slogans, the Englishman’s way of slowly bungling, if necessary, but in any case slowly finding his way, the Anglo Saxon’s love of individual liberty, self-respect, good sense and love of order, are things which are more powerful in shaping the course of events in England and America than all the logic. Before his term ends, WE WILL BE BACK SOON TO RUN OUR AFFAIRS IN THE SPIRIT OF REASONABLENESS!!

      take_that
      May 7, 2016 at 1:57 pm
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        take_that “your fathers of independence who hid at Tamil Nadu.” Don’t forget, Somasswansa and hundreds of JVP cadres and DIG Udugampola took refuge in their ancestral homeland.

        Native Vedda
        May 7, 2016 at 2:40 pm
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          Native Vedda , “”Don’t forget, Somasswansa and hundreds of JVP cadres and DIG Udugampola took refuge in their ancestral homeland. “” Were they float sams or jet sams & did they have a valid visa?? They all learnt English so it was the closest thing to the father- Ceylon was ruled From Madras Presidency until 1948 the heritage- Thanjavur Maratha kingdom- Last Maharaja- Venkoji. Not the present day lungi Porriki Vaiko, who Loves Vaddukoddai Hydrocele.

          take_that
          May 7, 2016 at 3:53 pm
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          Slim & Fit A Fit,Native Vedda , Aren’t you and the porriki `elders` that you claim like D.J. your super hero running after the ambulance? check your own Sangam natak!!

          take_that
          May 8, 2016 at 12:05 am
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        SO you have you head stick firmly up the Tory bum while also hating muslims. Keep on ranting and see where your lot will end up. If Londoners want to elect a muslim it is their choice. Your side lost. Never accept responsibility for your own hatred and were it leads what an ignorant moron you are.

        Wera
        May 8, 2016 at 6:02 am
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          “”SO you have you head stick firmly up the Tory bum while also hating muslims.” During the CHOGM you definitely were hiding in a woman’s skirt. While Tory PM gate crashed to Jaffna. During the Japanese Raids at Colombo you ancestors would have been hiding in the filthy pits. Go find a doctor and get a tip cut- I am not a Tory toy boy or anybodies boy.Neither do we follow stupid politicians ` they come they swindle and go` We are here to stay – THE ROYAL WE.

          take_that
          May 8, 2016 at 2:24 pm
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      take_that “Stupid and Bankrupt Left will rob Londoners but won’t win the General.” Why do you think so? What changes are you anticipating after Donald duck wins the elections. Like your Sinhala/Tamil brethren USA has its share of ill informed, ignorant stupid voters.

      Native Vedda
      May 7, 2016 at 2:45 pm
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        Slim & Fit A Fit,Native Vedda “What changes are you anticipating after Donald duck wins the elections. ” You are dreaming of rubber ducks in the bath and Robber Ducks in your own pool with swelled -heads. “Like your Sinhala/Tamil brethren USA has its share of ill informed, ignorant stupid voters. ” The trailer trash?? Variety is the very stuff of life. A wise ruler of the nation has to be either loved or feared. The people feared LKY. Men like you and your elders expose everything in a FIT fart in transit! But none of the lefties have the gaul to things done- getting a paycheck or getting results? The Trump after his visit to the Mexican Border courtesy Border Security Force Union- White House had asked them to turn a blind eye to Traffickers of crime! there you go. Go watch all 16 of his videos on CNN He said I would shut door and show the people what is wrong because they are all hiding under Clinton’s Bush’s Hussain’s Skirts!! Beware my dear friend you may end up with fleas because I am hunting Funga safari, funga safari Ammadi OK Oink Oink! made it very clear day one

        take_that
        May 7, 2016 at 3:45 pm
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          take_that Javi can write better than take_that. Go get some training from him.

          Native Vedda
          May 7, 2016 at 10:13 pm
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            Slim & Fit A Fit,Native Vedda “Javi can write better than take_that.” Sour grapes fa*t in Transit! I can see how you praise CT so well at every opportunity. I can write better than your dream. Your dream boat- about folk who smuggle themselves illegally to the west- it’s the link that you gave me once- it was so disgusting and I could not sleep or eat. how do you exploit like that- is it the genes because of your background as you say? Why is it that people do not want to come to even UK the proper way? There are so many who are given permanent residence on request? It is the same in the USA. You know that pretty well.(god helps those who help themselves; but may we dammed if we have to achieve greatness through fraud) Aren’t you and your pool of so called elders Tamil control freeks?? So what happened to your calling `useless` Oink Oink ? Wisdom of the Foolish-

            take_that
            May 7, 2016 at 11:55 pm
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    Well done Londoners! This progressive step must be commended. Sri Lanka has Muslim mayors of Colombo for the past six years. A very welcoming development.

    Fathima Fukushima
    May 7, 2016 at 8:56 am
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      The police won’t let your I_slam humanity move his butt. Immigrants not refugee muslims Trust and are dependant on her Majesty for their well being and security. J. Corbyn – cockey boy wants to do away with our culture – The Queen -He has no bacon and eggs! Most of us did not vote because of Cameron and Corbyn but shall vote Brexit!! The English are used to let matters waver and then come back with full force. It happened recently at Camden Council- the Muslim was ousted for corruption and this idiot is not different. Baroness Warsi was a cheat apologising too many a time and finally she had no wind but resigned.

      Fukushima
      May 7, 2016 at 1:44 pm
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    This is a good example of the success of multi-culturalism.A good example for Sei Lanka to follow that all communities should exist side by side and build a united Sri Lanka devoid of any form of racism.

    colin
    May 7, 2016 at 9:16 am
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    Hope its not a Trojan Horse.

    Neutral Thinker
    May 7, 2016 at 9:47 am
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      Crime on the streets of London are bound to increase. The old and weak are bound to get mugged. Its a phenomenon when the left comes to power. By `idea` the socialist left is a parasite that thrives on a democracy. There we always called it Uduran kanna paksaya- SirMao the weeping widow!!

      timbuttu
      May 7, 2016 at 8:00 pm
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    Amarasiri. Your line…. The Key is that these Myths and beliefs are kept personal… Fine.I am in total agreement! Is Buddhism personal in Srilanka? It has received the foremost place in the Constitution.

    Plato.
    May 7, 2016 at 9:52 am
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      Sri Lanka is Sinhala-Buddhist country, get used to it.

      Jonny
      May 12, 2016 at 3:43 am
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        Jonny “Sri Lanka is Sinhala-Buddhist country, get used to it.” When did this island become Sinha/Buddhist country? This island is the land of Veddahs. Your country is in South India or Bihar. Sinhala/Buddhist are living in a stolen land. Go back.

        Native Vedda
        May 12, 2016 at 4:47 am
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    Thanks to the Tories for campaigning for Sadiq Khan.

    RAJASINGHAM JAYADEVAN
    May 7, 2016 at 11:09 am
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      It was apathy. Nothing like a flamboyant Boris.The economical wizard. Boris was the only man who gave the Tamils (99% left labour class refugees) the opportunity to throw eggs ridicule MR and make him turn back. What have all the others done Talk talk listen listen- no sh*t all gas!!

      tatcher
      May 7, 2016 at 2:06 pm
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    Will the Burqa become popular in London?

    justice
    May 7, 2016 at 4:39 pm
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      “Will the Burqa become popular in London?” Surely there will be more wives for the Black & Bengali community who shout racist on first count. then comes the dreaded baby boom to populate the world and take over political power- Caliphate! NO politician is EVER…EVER well-meaning. Walla…Wackabar….Boom!!;)))) and baby boom too.

      stop20
      May 7, 2016 at 5:30 pm
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      Did you see his wife or daughters wearing Burka. Sod off, you racist bigot…

      Shifan Razick
      May 8, 2016 at 3:13 pm
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    Is London now less of a risk from terrorist attack from ISIS?

    Rajash
    May 7, 2016 at 4:41 pm
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    Best Wishes to Mr. Khan. Now reform immigration policy to welcome millions of Muslims when kicked out from the USA’s Nazi Trump the doofus.

    Deshapremiya
    May 7, 2016 at 5:48 pm
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      Catch you bollocks with one hand jump up and try to catch the ceiling with the other. We have Brexit Thursday, 23 June And are backing Boris Johnson!! I_slam humanity better go back to the camels backside.

      Jai_Bolo
      May 7, 2016 at 6:25 pm
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        Deshapremiya
        May 7, 2016 at 10:25 pm
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    Couldn’t give a monkey’s for British Politics! The sooner we concentrate on fixing our Sri Lankan political system the better. The more we show that we are ‘interested’ the more they think that we are still waiting for their pearls of wisdom.

    Spring Koha
    May 7, 2016 at 5:57 pm
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    “”Couldn’t give a monkey’s for British Politics!” Iguana, you need the high spending working class British tourist not the non spending Indian or Chinese. “The sooner we concentrate on fixing our Sri Lankan political system the better.” the more you think of Don Carolis the more you fail- who taught him the wheel from 3 pieces timber?? It seems what the Sinhalese, Tamil, Muslim, logicians need is just a little humility; their salvation lies in some one curing them of their Hegelian swelled- heads.

    rabbi- la
    May 7, 2016 at 6:30 pm
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    As a frequent visitor to London I am delighted

    Mrs Panabokke
    May 7, 2016 at 9:51 pm
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    ok now lets wait for esteemed comments from K A Sumanasekera and HLDM regarding this,they might even want to send the BBS to London

    Peace Lover
    May 7, 2016 at 10:22 pm
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    Alright Folks You don’t have to exhibit your London connections here on CT. Try to fix the mess you have all created for the last 70 plus years in Ape Lanka. It’s a mess and a cess pit in the middle of our Apeh Lanka Parliament. If you think you all were creating a Paradise in Apeh Anduwe what the hell are you all doing in London?? Greedy Selfish buggers!!!

    Analyst
    May 7, 2016 at 10:50 pm
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      you are absolutely right Analyst, the people here now worry and try to analyse potential outcomes of this election results in London, as though they do not have nothing else to worry in Sri Lanka. This is typical master mind style we show in each and every event. Half buckets…. Do we assume that we have solved all our troubles at home or that we have reached the political absolution in our hype Sri Lanka? why didnt we learn to make first our homes tidy? we have a long way to go!

      sanchay
      May 8, 2016 at 12:39 am
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    DAILY MAIL COLUMNIST KATIE HOPKINS VOWED TO RUN NAKED DOWN REGENT ST IN CASE SADIQ KHAN WINS LONDON MAYORAL STAKES. The Telegraph of London reported under the heading “Katie Hopkins vowed to humiliate herself in public if Sadiq Khan was elected Mayor. Will she follow through?” Adam Boult reporting in the Telegraph of 6th May filed this report’ “It’s the question in everyones lips in the aftermath of the London mayoral election now that Sadiq Khan has been declared winner,will Katie Hopkins follow through on the pledge she made earlier this week. In her column in the Daily Mail on Wednesday in which she gave her firm backing to the Conservative candidate Hopkins wrote “VOTE ZAC(SADIQ’S RIVAL).BECAUSE IF YOU DONT,ILL RUN REGENT STREET NAKED WITH A SAUSAGE UP MY BUM” I’ve even tweeted as much.And if that horrifying prospect doesnt get the Zac vote out,nothing will. Sure enough here is the tweet. Katie Hopkins tweet “IF SADIQ WINS LONDON,I WILL RUN NAKED DOWN REGENT STREET WITH A SAUSAGE UP MY BUM IN PROTEST” Now whole of London and the world at large is awaiting eagerly to see whether Katie Hopkins will abide by her promise

    colin
    May 8, 2016 at 10:43 am
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      Moda Kolla, No wonder the first word given by Portuguese to elk like you is BURO. This is England not the continent. If she runs in the nude she would be arrested prosecuted and jailed!! Swallow any pill given by stupid Journalist who are the real hit and run terrorist of the world.- The call `it was joke!

      Emanuel
      May 8, 2016 at 2:06 pm
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        R u calling me a moda kolla?I was only reporting from the Daily Mail. As for the Portuguese when they were eating cakes and drinking wine didn’t our modayas say eating stones and drinking blood

        Colin
        May 8, 2016 at 7:21 pm
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          colin, The term “cake” has a long history. The word itself is of Viking origin, from the Old Norse word “kaka”. The Portugese Vasco Da Gama himself was a thief and terror (he learnt his trade from the Arab’s 800 year rule) and they learnt it from León Spain which still provides the professionals and priests. So that is where the wine and kaka/cake came from. There was no word called Gal or stone in Sinhala but in Tamil கல் Kal- Cinnamon Gardens was owned by Tamil relative of the legend is still alive and safe there.(non-political professional- raja Vellala). The geographic north of India and China with less water produces wheat. The Portuguese transported many Buro’s from Kotchikade at Kerala to Kochikade Negombo and Colombo up until 1970 – they call themselves Sinhalese today. “didn’t our modayas say eating stones and drinking blood” yes & no because I don’t know but most probably yes until they ate and drank it. Be careful when you report statements made by journos because journos lie through their teeth to sell their product.(everybody’s opponent is wrong- so never take matters seriously because you may be wrong-;) Cheers, and let’s hope the Indians change the present regime by the end of year.

          Emanuel
          May 9, 2016 at 1:03 am
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    another obama,breaking the hurdles and stereotype of blacks and muslims. hurrah for the amercans and british for showing the way to others. Will we ever have a tamil ruler one day,like the many instances in ancient times starting with the joint rule of sena&guttila(237-215BC) and elara the Just(205 to 161BC) or will it be gothabaya(244-257AD)minister of state,seized the capital anuradhapura and king sri sangha bodhi fled to the forest,and later surrendered.Will history repeat or not,that is the question.

    shankar
    May 8, 2016 at 11:24 am
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      No wonder even kids in the west have no respect for politicians and Nobel prize.

      tatcher
      May 8, 2016 at 2:09 pm
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