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News: Tamil Diaspora behind Constitutional reforms - Hemakumara Nanayakkara
Posted Date: 30/10/2017 (Monday)
Governor of the Southern Province and Leader of the Mawbima Janatha Pakshaya, Hemakumara Nanayakkara, who severely criticizes the Interim Report of the Parliamentary Steering Committee for Constitutional Amendments, states that it may lead to separatism and may harm the sovereignty and the integrity of the country. He alleged that the true patriots of the Steering Committee are not properly consulted and given importance to, but those who are sponsored by the 'separatist Tamil Diaspora' and the International Non-Governmental Organizations (INGOs) are attempting to manipulate the Constitution-making process to form
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News: Draft Constitution ready, debate on interim report irrelevant – Joint Opposition MPs struggle to explain MR’s absence
Posted Date: 30/10/2017 (Monday)
The Joint Opposition (JO) yesterday alleged that a draft Constitution with federal features severely inimical to Sri Lanka had been prepared though the government pretended it was still consulting other stakeholders. JO Gampaha District MP attorney-at-law Sirira Jayakody asserted that a three-day debate on the interim report of the Steering Committee tasked with formulating constitutional proposals, scheduled to begin on Monday (Oct. 30), was irrelevant as the draft Constitution was now ready.
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News: FROM NEW JERSEY TO PANDATHERIPPU-DR.JOHN SCUDDER AND THE FIRST WESTERN MEDICAL CENTRE IN SOUTH ASIA
Posted Date: 30/10/2017 (Monday)
On October 18th a public function was held by the Church of the American Ceylon Mission in the village of Pandatherippu in Northern Sri Lanka. This was the final event of several held over the past year to celebrate and commemorate the arrival of the first American missionaries to Jaffna in October 1816. During this function which was attended by public officials, members of the medical profession and church members, a postage stamp and first day cover honoring Dr.John Scudder was officially released by the Sri Lankan Postal department.
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Photos: Women, peace and security: 6 ways we support UNSCR 1325
Posted Date: 30/10/2017 (Monday)
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Photos: Bombing Parliament: ‘Lord’s Temple Turned a Den of Thieves’?
Posted Date: 30/10/2017 (Monday)
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News: SLFP faces decisive moment, crucial make-or-break meeting on Friday
Posted Date: 29/10/2017 (Sunday)
• Premajayantha makes last-bid effort for reconciliation; more dissidents may be fired, but Rajapaksas also remain tough • After all-party meeting, minister says pitch now ready for local polls in January; date by Elections Chief, not necessarily a Saturday One more desperate, last minute bid to re-unite the feuding factions of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) — those backing President Maithripala Sirisena and others, his predecessor Mahinda Rajapaksa — has got under way amidst serious doubts whether it would materialise.
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News: LTTE suspects ‘fast unto death’ to avoid courts: Prison report
Posted Date: 29/10/2017 (Sunday)
A Superintendent of Anuradhapura Prison has submitted a report to the Anuradhapura High Court (HC) claiming, the fast unto death by three LTTE suspects accused of killing 26 Army and Navy personnel in their custody, was done to avoid courts. In his report, the Superintendent claims, “The three accused are in the habit of refusing food the day before they are due to be produced in court. The day after they are produced in court, the accused resume taking food as usual,” he has further alleged.
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News: DFAT demonstrates priorities with new 'Business Partnerships Platform' funding
Posted Date: 29/10/2017 (Sunday)
Australia’s Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade has awarded funding to the second round of projects under its Business Partnerships Platform, which aims to accelerate Australia’s collaboration with business. The greenlighted projects highlight the increasing importance of private sector engagement, innovation, and gender for the Australian aid program. One project in particular demonstrates these values — a partnership between Sri Lanka-based
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Photos: Struggling port forces Sri Lanka closer to China
Posted Date: 29/10/2017 (Sunday)
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Events: புங்குடுதீவு "தாயகம் சமூக சேவை அகம்" நடத்தும், "கௌரவிப்பு விழா" (அறிவித்தல்) -அழைப்பிதழ் இணைப்பு-
Posted Date: 29/10/2017 (Sunday)
அம்பலவாணர் கலையரங்கம், புங்குடுதீவு.
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Events: Kaakum Karangal 's Dinner & Dance Dipavali - event
Posted Date: 29/10/2017 (Sunday)
Nakshatra Hall, Snakey Lane, Feltham YW3 7NA
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News: Prime Minister notes importance of having TNA backing
Posted Date: 28/10/2017 (Saturday)
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe today noted the importance of having the support of the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) to take the country forward. He said for the first time the TNA is considering proposals put forward by the two main political parties in the country. The Prime Minister also said that no one has submitted proposals which seek to divide the country.
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News: Mental health; the stigma that exists in the Tamil community
Posted Date: 28/10/2017 (Saturday)
According to official reports, one in four people in the world have – or will, at some point in their lives – suffered from mental health problems. Yet, the same statistics tell us that only one-third of those affected ever seek medical treatment. While this is indeed sad news, it is, however, in no way surprising, considering the stigma attached to mental health issues. Especially in the South Asian room, mental health comes with its own cycle of shame. In
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News: The Fruits of Difficult InterFaith Conversations - The Fruit of Difficult InterFaith Conversations - 100 Exiled Sikhs can return to their homeland in Punjab.
Posted Date: 28/10/2017 (Saturday)
"Genuine InterFaith Dialogue is not only vital to community cohesion but it may be THE critical area which will deliver or deny a peaceful 21st Century. It is the hardest space to work in but for those with motives based upon true seva and the courage to recognise that they may not have all the answers, the rewards can be pivotal as this news shows." Satish K Sharma, General Secretary, NCHT(UK)
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Events: monthly meeting of the History and Heritage Unit of the Tamil Information Centre The Origins of the Tamil Language
Posted Date: 28/10/2017 (Saturday)
Thulasi, Bridge-end-close, Kingston-Upon-Thames, KT2 6PZ
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Events: SMS 40th Anniversary Celebrations
Posted Date: 28/10/2017 (Saturday)
Walthamstow Assembly Hall, Forest Road, Town Hall Walthamstow London E17 4JF
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Events: SMS 40th Anniversary Celebration
Posted Date: 28/10/2017 (Saturday)
Walthamstow Assembly Hall, Forest Road, Town Hall Walthamstow London E17 4JF
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News: South Korean Navy training task group here
Posted Date: 27/10/2017 (Friday)
South Korea had taken steps to develop naval cooperation with Sri Lanka, Commander, Cruise Training Task Group Rear Admiral LH Yang, Yong-mo of South Korean Naval Ship Kang Gam Chan (DDH-979) that has docked at Colombo Port on a friendly visit, said yesterday. The 2017 ROKN Cruise Training Task Group, includes two Korean Navy vessels -Kang
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News: Sri Lankan Women Say #MeToo
Posted Date: 27/10/2017 (Friday)
The campaign was kicked off by actress Alyssa Milano following sexual abuse allegations raised against movie executive Harvey Weinstein. More than 40 women have accused Weinstein of sexual harrasment, abuse or rape. In Sri Lanka, actresses, journalists, mothers and young girls posted notes on their Facebook supporting the #MeToo campaign, with some saying they had also faced abuse.
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News: JO confirms participation but won’t endorse proposals Three-day debate on constitutional reforms
Posted Date: 27/10/2017 (Friday)
The Joint Opposition (JO) yesterday reiterated its commitment to taking part in next week’s three-day parliamentary debate on the interim report of the Steering Committee spearheading the new constitution making process, in spite of its disagreement with major recommendations. JO constituent, the National Freedom Front (NFF) comprising five MPs and several
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