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    India Power Past Sri Lanka To Cricket World Cup Triumph

    http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport2/hi/cricket/9444277.stm India beat Sri Lanka by six wickets in a pulsating final to deliver World Cup glory to their cricket-mad population for the first time since 1983. Sri Lanka smashed 91 from their last 10 overs to post 274-6 in Mumbai, with Mahela...
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    India Meets Sri Lanka In World Cup Final

    An all-round Indian bowling performance, helped by some athletic ground fielding, propelled India into its third World Cup final. India maintained its unbeaten record against Pakistan in World Cup cricket, securing a 29-run win in Wednesday's marquee semifinal in Mohali to set up a title...
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    S Asia Sri Lanka Declares War On An Unlikely Enemy - Wheat

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-11697567 Sri Lanka declares war on an unlikely enemy - wheat By Charles Haviland BBC News, Colombo The government is urging people to use rice and wheat flour to make bread Continue reading the main story Some 2,000 bakers across Sri...
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    S Asia Sri Lanka In Crisis - Whose Responsibility Is It To Protect?

    Warning: Very Graphic Content. User Discretion Solicited. Whose Responsibility is it to protect? http://worldsikhnews.com/22%20April%202009/Whose%20Responsibility%20is%20it%20to%20protect.htm mUTHAMIZH cHENNAI:happysingh: Srilanka: If this isn't GENOCIDE, WAR CRIME, Then What on Earth is...
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    S Asia Sri Lanka: Tamil Tiger Rebel Chief Has Been Killed

    COLOMBO, Sri Lanka – Sri Lanka declared Monday it had crushed the Tamil Tiger rebels, killing their chief, Velupillai Prabhakaran, and ending his three-decade quest for an independent homeland for minority Tamils. State television broke into its regular programming to announce Prabhakaran's...
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    S Asia A - Plight Of Civilians At End Of Sri Lanka's War

    MBO (Reuters) - A truce looks out of the question in Sri Lanka's war, but the government has said it would no longer use heavy weapons as troops advance into a tiny rebel pocket where tens of thousands of civilians remain trapped. Here are some questions and answers about their plight: HOW...
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    Sikh News UPDATE 4-Cricket-Sri Lanka Escape Defeat Within Three Days (Reuters Via Yahoo! News)

    UPDATE 4-Cricket-Sri Lanka escape defeat within three days (Reuters via Yahoo! News) http://us.rd.yahoo.com/dailynews/rss/search/sikh/SIG=1264fm0lf/*http%3A//news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20060513/sp_cricket_nm/cricket_lanka_16 Array Sat, 13 May 2006 18:55:08 GMT Sri Lanka averted the ignominy of...
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    Buddhism Sri Lanka: Supreme Difference (TamilNet)

    The Supreme Court, the most visible institution of the judicial branch, often plays a pivotal role in promoting trust in the government in a polarized society. Fundamental to the effective functioning of a supreme court is a secular constitution which protects minority rights, and a nation's...
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    Outgoing Netherland's Ambassador Pays Tribute To Lanka (Daily News)

    I am leaving this beautiful country with all good feelings and sweet memories during the last three years of my tenure of office as Ambassador in Sri Lanka. http://us.rd.yahoo.com/dailynews/rss/search/buddhism/SIG=11gtac9u5/*http%3A//www.dailynews.lk/2005/06/27/pol06.htm
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    Sri Lanka: Civil Groups To Agitate Over Omanthai Buddha Statue (TamilNet)

    Vavuniya civil group leaders Thursday announced at a discussion held in the office of the Sri Lanka Monitoring Mission (SLMM) that they would launch an agitation if the Sri Lanka Army (SLA) fails to remove the controversial Buddha statue erected in the Omanthai Pillaiyar temple premises within...