Monday, December 10th – International Dignitaries Joining TGTE to Commemorate Genocide & Human Rights Day Event in UK Parliament

International Dignitaries Joining TGTE to Commemorate Genocide & Human Rights Day Event in UK Parliament TGTE TV will Live Broadcast this event LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM, December 7, 2018 /EINPresswire.com/ —  Several international dignitaries are joining Transnational Government of Tamil Eelam (TGTE) to commemorate 70 years of World Genocide day and Human Rights Day in London […]

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Daily Mirror Removes Video Of Sirisena’s Controversial Statement From Facebook After Pressure From PMD

Daily Mirror, Sri Lanka’s largest selling privately owned daily newspaper, has removed the video of President Maithripala Sirisena’s controversial video from its Facebook page after increasing pressure from the President’s Media Division (PMD), Colombo Telegraph can now reveal. In the video interview that went viral over the weekend, Sirisena was caught on record saying former President Mahinda […]

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Sri Lankan History That is Taught to Children is Extremely Sinhala-centric, with Only a Few Paragraphs Mentioning the Jaffna Kingdom and the Tamil People.

Sri Lankan History That is Taught to Children is Extremely Sinhala-centric, with Only a Few Paragraphs Mentioning the Jaffna Kingdom and the Tamil People. By Awahnee Mendis In Grade 3, my Social Studies textbook described Sri Lanka as being a multicultural country, where people of all ethnicities lived together in harmony. What is ironic, and […]

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Mahinda Rajapaksa failed because MPs demanded over 500 million rupees each to defect says President Maithripala Sirisena

Did Mahinda offer money to support him? If so why NO legal action has been NOT taken against Mahinda? ECONOMYNEXT – Mahinda Rajapaksa failed to secure a majority in parliament because MPs demanded over 500 million rupees each to defect, President Maithripala Sirisena said yesterday acknowledging that his power grab had backfired.President Sirisena in a […]

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Six Weeks Since Sri Lanka’s Political Crisis Began: Where Do Things Stand Now?

It has now been six weeks since the country was thrown into disarray after President Maithripala Sirisena replaced his Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe with former nemesis Mahinda Rajapaksa. In the weeks that followed, legislators engaged in bitter political warfare, trying to outmanoeuvre each other in support of their candidate for the coveted position of power. […]

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President’s logic

The UNP and its allies accuse President Maithripala Sirisena of having stabbed ousted Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe in the back, in October. He twisted the knife again the other day. In 2014, what Sirisena did to his boss, President Mahinda Rajapaksa, was likened to Brutus sinking his poniard in Caesar’s back up to the cross-guard. […]

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Facebook faces more troubling news, Sri Lanka

Good morning. Facebook faces more troubling news, Sri Lanka reckons with postwar mental health issues. Here’s the latest: Sri Lanka’s long struggle to patch invisible wounds. Nine years after the end of the island nation’s 26-year civil war, which killed more than 100,000 civilians, it’s still reckoning with the trauma and heartache. The government estimates that […]

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American and Worldwide Tamil Diaspora Organizations Respond to Sri Lanka Constitutional Crisis

Political reform must include restoration of Tamil rights ensured by international guarantees of implementation WASHINGTON, LONDON, and SYDNEY, Dec. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Responding to the current constitutional crisis in Sri Lanka, leading Tamil diaspora organizations issued a call to the international community to support a permanent political solution to the country’s ethnic problem that goes beyond current or proposed constitutional […]

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Real reasons behind Maithri-Mahinda constitutional conspiracy – protecting Mahinda’s civic rights

Former Prime Minister of the illegitimate government, MP Mahinda Rajapaksa, has stated that he denies allegations made by the UNP that he took over the government for fear of facing court cases. Responding to questions raised by journalists at a function held at the Abhayaramaya in Narahenpita yesterday (6), he made this statement.   However, […]

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Appeal Court issues interim order against MAHINDA, Not Enough Judges To Take Up Appeal says Mahinda

Rajapaksa Hits Fresh Snag: Not Enough Judges To Take Up Appeal: Delay Caused By Sirisena’s Move To Manipulate Judiciary Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa hit a fresh snag yesterday when the Supreme Court did not have enough judges to take up his appeal on the interim order issued by the Cout of Appeal preventing his government from continuing […]

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Ranil’s reply to Dinesh ”If Ranil is ready for polls why he opposes dissolution”

Dinesh will NOT come to parliament and present a motion because he knows that Mahinda’s appointment is wrong.  If You Want Elections, Come To Parliament And Present Motion: Ranil Tells UPFA UNP Leader and ousted Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe today challenged the UPFA to present a motion in Parliament if they think a General Election is necessary. Speaking […]

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Ranil Wickremesinghe Tells Maithripala Sirisena Not to ” Act Like Hitler and Other Dictators” and Take ” Subjective Decisions”Pertaining to the Constitution.

Ranil Wickremesinghe Tells Maithripala Sirisena Not to ” Act Like Hitler and Other Dictators” and Take ” Subjective Decisions”Pertaining to the Constitution. By Meera Srinivasan Observing that President Maithripala Sirisena must not take “subjective decisions” pertaining to the Constitution, Sri Lanka’s deposed Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe on Tuesday said: “Don’t be like Hitler and other dictators.” […]

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Sri Lanka Has Neither a Prime Minister Nor a Cabinet of Ministers For the First Time in Island Nation’s 70 Year Post -Independence Parliamentary History.

Sri Lanka Has Neither a Prime Minister Nor a Cabinet of Ministers For the First Time in Island Nation’s 70 Year Post -Independence Parliamentary History.   Given the deep seated conflict between President Maithripala Sirisena and ousted Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, the stalemate over who should be Prime Minister is not likely to end anytime […]

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If there was corruption in the past 3 ½ years as the President says, the President has equally to share the blame -Kabir Hashim M.P., Chairman, UNP

(Lanka e News -26.Nov.2018, 12.45PM) President Maithripala Sirisena, at a meeting with the Foreign Correspondents Association in Colombo has yet again tried to justify the illegal removal of Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe on the 26th of October 2018 by saying, it was due to corruption and that a Presidential Commission of inquiry will be established […]

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2.0 movie: Thousands of websites blocked to stop torrent downloads …

2.0 featuring Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar … – Coventry Telegraph https://www.coventrytelegraph.net › News › UK & World News 3 days ago – The film was produced by Subaskaran Allirajah and Raju Mahalingam under the banner Lyca Productions. … 2.0 – one of the most expensive movies ever made – has finally been released. … You can also download our all-new app. …. Asthma […]

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Leaders Like Maithripala Sirisena and Mahinda Rajapaksa who have Neither Shame nor Justice can Plummet to the Lowest of Depths, Because for them Everything is Permissible

Leaders Like Maithripala Sirisena and Mahinda Rajapaksa who have Neither Shame nor Justice can Plummet to the Lowest of Depths, Because for them Everything is Permissible By Tisaranee Gunasekara “The history of madness is the history of power.”Roy Porter (A social history of madness: The world through the eyes of the insane) The current crisis is […]

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Karuna’s involvement in Batticaloa cop killings?

The Tamil National Alliance yesterday echoed sentiments of UNP MP Nalin Bandara, raising suspicions about the alleged involvement of SLFP Vice President and former LTTE Eastern Commander Vinayagamoorthy Muralitharan alias Col. Karuna in the Batticaloa shooting that resulted in the death of two policemen on Thursday.TNA Jaffna District Parliamentarian M. A. Sumanthiran said that after […]

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whether the alleged crimes and offences against Ranil are grater than those raised by you at the last Presidential Election campaign, and after, about Mahinda Rajapaksa?

President Maithripala Opinion Sirisena is obviously enjoying the new game that both he and so-called ‘Prime Minister’ Mahinda Rajapaksa has introduced to Sri Lanka. Boycott is the new political game in our threatened Democracy. It is the Boycott Keliya. Members of the so-called Government are enjoying this game that ensures them of all the privileges […]

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TNA urges Sirisena to take a swift, considered decision

Sampanthan points to impending court cases The mounting pressure of an impending Supreme Court verdict on his dissolution of Parliament, and the lack of majority support for his hand-picked Prime Minister might prompt President Maithripala Sirisena to end Sri Lanka’s political crisis this weekend, The Hindu learns. President Sirisena held two high-level meetings on Friday evening — […]

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