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SL govt to present bill to dilute provincial council powers

Notwithstanding the objections from India and Tamil minority parties, an "urgent bill" will be presented in Sri Lankan parliament next week aimed at diluting the provincial council powers devolved......

Parliament adjourned as furore continues on Lanka issue

For the second consecutive day, Lok Sabha on Thursday failed to transact any business as the proceedings remained paralysed, with angry members of the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam and All India Anna......

All-party meet to discuss Lanka resolution underway

The all- party meeting to discuss a resolution the government plans to move in Parliament on violation of human rights of Tamilians in Sri Lanka, a demand that the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam......

Vadra land deal, Tamil Lankans issue stall Parliament

Parliament failed to transact any business on Tuesday as the issue of land deals allegedly involving Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra and the plight of Sri Lankan Tamils......

UP cop's killing, Lankan Tamils issue rocks Parliament

A host of issues ranging from demand for President's rule in Uttar Pradesh over "deteriorating" law and order to the plight of ethnic Tamils in Sri Lanka rocked Parliament on Tuesday. Lok Sabha......

The story of Marans: Sun King and his brother

In under three decades the Maran brothers have created one of the strongest media houses in the country. The man who led this journey is 50-year-old Kalanithi Maran, chairman and managing director......

'Too much T20 cricket, we can't learn from India anymore'

There was a time when the budding cricketers of Sri Lanka looked up to India for learning the nuances of the game but former captain Arjuna Ranatunga feels this can no longer happen due to the......

  People speak for lankan parliament

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Q. What will be the future of Tamils in Srilanka?
:  A. Let us believe that Tamils are given equal rights in Lanka through political resolution. Already Tamil people are representated in Lankan...... more

Q. How did Sri Lankan army defuse LTTE, where Indian Army failed?
Hitlerkabaap:  A. Thats because the Lankans are a determined lot & subscribe to centralism. Indians don't. While our Jawans may be top notch, as a nation we are...... more

Krishnakumar Narayanan
Q. Prabhakaran dead,isn\'t it great news for those fighting against terrorism?Can we soon hear the end of Talibans?
Krishnakumar Narayanan:  A. fantastic achievements for the sri lankan govt and army. indian politicians who simply warm their chairs in parliament fence sitting away to...... more

Krishna Reddy
Q. Last phase of poll is on 13th. And Tamilnadu goes to poll that day. How many of you believe ADMK alliance get more seats than Congress-DMK alliance?If yes what is your reason?
Krishna Reddy:  A. I dont think so.Neither DMK alliance nor Admk alliance has the backing of the masses here. And usually people of Tamilnadu vote for congress...... more

  Web results for Lankan Parliament
A Memorable Trip to Sri Lanka

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: A team of 10 students and teachers from various schools in the state returned from Sri Lanka the other day after a three-day... ...
Sri Lankan stocks rise on higher turnover in DFCC shares

Sri Lankan stocks gained on higher turnover in the shares of DFCC Bank on Wednesday even as many investors stayed away for the Christmas holidays... ...
Four men in forces spying for Pak caught in last 2 years

NEW DELHI: Four armed forces personnel have been arrested in recent times for spying for Pakistan, government told Parliament on Tuesday. One of... ...
Winter session ends after a mix of storm and business

New Delhi: The Winter session of Parliament, that saw a mix of storm and business, came to a close on Tuesday after passing a number of... ...
Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa promises reforms to presidency

Rajapaksa said he would ask Parliament to draw up a new constitution and reform the presidency within one year of being elected. COLOMBO: Sri... ...

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