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Roads not taken and their destinations – Groundviews

Roads not taken and their destinations – Groundviews

“Not only our actions, but also our inactions, become our destiny.”

Heinrich Zimmer (The King and the Corpse)

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More loans from China : US$ 1 billion for central expressway

More loans from China : US$ 1 billion for central expressway

Sri Lanka has obtained a US$ One billion (Rs. 178 billion) loan from China Exim Bank for the construction of the first stage Read more…

Vision of 2015 government lost; SLFP should join hands with UNP : Chandrika

Vision of 2015 government lost; SLFP should join hands with UNP : Chandrika

The vision with which the 2015 government was formed has now been lost, former President Chandrika Kumaratunga said recently.

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Country should not co-sponsor new UNHRC resolution: MR

Country should not co-sponsor new UNHRC resolution: MR

Opposition Leader Mahinda Rajapaksa said yesterday that Sri Lanka should not co-sponsor the UNHRC resolution coming up this time.

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Future of SLPP-SLFP grand alliance in the making uncertain

Future of SLPP-SLFP grand alliance in the making uncertain

The outcome of talks between the SLPP and the SLFP, for a grand coalition against the UNP was in the balance, political sources Read more…

Opposition members withdraw from PSC
8 Dec
2012
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Opposition members withdraw from PSC »

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The four Opposition members in the Parliamentary Select Committee (PSC) probing the charges mentioned in the impeachment motion against Chief Justice Dr, Shirani Read more…

US deeply concerned over Sri Lanka’s deteriorating democracy
8 Dec
2012
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US deeply concerned over Sri Lanka’s deteriorating democracy »

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The United States said it remains deeply concerned about actions surrounding the ongoing impeachment trial of Sri Lankan Chief Justice Shirani Bandaranayake.Reiterating the Read more…

Sri Lanka ruling alliance group to sign a petition to safeguard 13th Amendment
8 Dec
2012
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Sri Lanka ruling alliance group to sign a petition to safeguard 13th Amendment »

Sri Lanka’s ruling United People’s Freedom Alliance (UPFA) sources say that a group of ruling alliance political parties and several ministers have initiated Read more…

Team dispatched to probe the burial ground of passengers of Lion Air plane shot down by LTTE
8 Dec
2012
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Team dispatched to probe the burial ground of passengers of Lion Air plane shot down by LTTE »

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A special team of officials has been dispatched to Kilinochchi of Sri Lanka to probe the 1998 tragedy of Lion Air flight 602.The Read more…

‘The government made several attempts to kill me’: Tamil MP -Source:National Post Canada by Stewart Bell
6 Dec
2012
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‘The government made several attempts to kill me’: Tamil MP -Source:National Post Canada by Stewart Bell »

A Sri Lankan opposition politician said Wednesday he wanted his government to investigate allegations that an army officer now in Canada had been Read more…

Curb current account deficit: IMF to Sri Lanka
6 Dec
2012
Written by TELO Admin

Curb current account deficit: IMF to Sri Lanka »

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IMF Thursday said Sri Lanka should take steps to contain its current account deficit by promoting a softer exchange rate and making exports Read more…

PCs, 13+ forced on Sri Lanka by Tamil extremists: JHU
6 Dec
2012
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PCs, 13+ forced on Sri Lanka by Tamil extremists: JHU »

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Jathika Hela Urumaya (JHU) MP Ven. Athuraliye Rathana Thera yesterday said that the 13th Amendment plus was proposed by Tamil extremists in order Read more…

Ranil seeks govt. clarification on SupremeSAT-1
6 Dec
2012
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Ranil seeks govt. clarification on SupremeSAT-1 »

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Opposition leader Ranil Wickremesinghe is seeking an acceptable clarification from the government regarding the shareholders of the company behind the SupremeSAT-1 communication satellite Read more…

Ratnasiri Wickremana​yake to be next Prime Minister?
6 Dec
2012
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Ratnasiri Wickremana​yake to be next Prime Minister? »

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Senior Minister Ratnasiri Wickremanayake is to be appointed Sri Lanka’s next Prime Minister, high ranking government officials said yesterday.It is learnt steps had Read more…

Gotabaya met the director of IDSA
6 Dec
2012
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Gotabaya met the director of IDSA »

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SriLankan Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa met Aravind Gupta director of the Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses at his office yesterday.Director of the Read more…