Tamil Diplomat

News Bits

  • Police and land powers will be given to Provincial Councils through the new constitution : Jayampathy Wickremaratne.
  • Last year only 13 came for Sivajilingams Commemoration. Let’s see how many would come to commemorate Maveerars this year :Dr.Rajitha Senaratne, Cabinet Spokesperson.
  • Sri Lankan Government is trying to escape from War Crimes charges : American Expert, StephanJerab.
  • The reconciliation between Tamils and Sinhalese is a big challenge Minister Chandima Veerakody.
  • Great conspiracy to degenerate the Sinhala-Muslim relationship : Minister, Mangala Samaraweera.
  • Mahindha Government which raised the taxes for all items but reduced the tax for food for American dogs in Sri Lanka, has no right to criticize the current budget : Minister Kabir Cassim.
  • I gratefully remember the assistance given by the Pakistan Government end the war : Mahindha Rajapakse.
  • Don’t use the Army for narrow political objectives : Navy commander Vice admiral Raveendra c. Wijeratne.
  • Inter racial tension will not be allowed in Sri Lanka :President Maithripala Sirisena.
  • Those who force fed human thighs of killed persons to the parents of the killed are speaking about culture : Deputy Minister Palitha Thevaraperuma.