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US hails passage of UNHRC resolution on Sri Lanka

The United States has welcomed the passage of United Nations Human Rights Council resolution on Sri Lanka and said that it sends a "clear message" to the Rajapaksa government that the international......

Why SL's 'lies' on death of Prabhakaran's son may soon get exposed

A recent inquiry report by the Geneva-headquartered Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights has cast serious aspersions on the claims of the Sri Lankan government over alleged war crimes......

US welcomes passage of UNHRC resolution on Lanka

The United States has welcomed the passage of a resolution on Sri Lanka sponsored by it at the United Nations Human Rights Commission, saying the vote sent a clear signal to Colombo that the......

India backs US resolution against Lanka at UNHRC

India along with 24 other countries on Thursday backed a United States-sponsored resolution at United Nations Human Rights Council against Sri Lanka asking it to conduct an "independent and......

What US draft resolution seeks from Lanka government

The United States-sponsored draft resolution before the ongoing session of the United Nations Human Rights Commission urges the Sri Lankan government to conduct an ‘independent and......

Wake up, India! Don't ignore EU

It is possible to argue that the Chinese are the Americans of Asia while the Indians are the Europeans. As players on the international stage, the United States and China are both goal-oriented and......

Global economy, national problems, petty politics

"Power will go to the hands of rascals, rogues and freebooters. All Indian leaders will be of low calibre and men of straw." -- Winston Churchill on the eve of Indian Independence The recent......

Indian dock workers in US seek UN help

Accusing the Indian government of 'abandoning' them to their fate, Indian dock workers from Mississippi who claim to be victims of modern day slavery have now sought the help of the United Nations.......

Posco project: A village under siege

The village has a fence and gates, gates that are manned by a handful of men who scrutinise all visitors. They are not intimidating, just cautious. There is more security inside: a makeshift......
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Bridging the narratives in Sri Lanka

In the hot plains of the Vanni, a larger-than-life stone soldier emerges out of a block of concrete, an AK-47 in one hand and the Sri Lankan flag... ...

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57-nation OSCE plays key Ukraine monitoring role

A 57-nation organization with a history of mediation but no enforcing powers has been tasked with helping to translate diplomatic progress on... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/57-nation-osce-plays-key-ukraine-monitoring-role-news-international-oess4kdcajh.html
Dengue outbreak at Australian detention centre sparks fresh concerns

SYDNEY: An outbreak of dengue fever at an Australian refugee detention centre in the tiny Pacific island nation of Nauru sparked calls on Thursday... ...

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U.N. hails ruling on legal recognition for transgenders

The United Nations has hailed the Supreme Court's ruling recognising transgenders as a third gender, saying the "historic" judgment will pave the... ...

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Sri Lanka stocks close at more than two-month high on blue chips, inflows

COLOMBO, April 16 (Reuters) - The Sri Lankan share index rose to a more than two-month high on Wednesday, led by blue chips and foreign inflows.... ...

http://www.sify.com/finance/sri-lanka-stocks-close-at-more-than-two-month-high-on-blue-chips-inflows-news-default-oeqraFcahej.html

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