Monthly Archives: October 2013

Mass Expulsion of Muslims From North by the LTTE: 23rd Anniversary

25 October 2013, By D.B.S.Jeyaraj The month of October this year records the 23rd anniversary of a cruel, inhuman episode in the history of Tamil –Muslim relations in Sri Lanka. It was in October 1990 that the Liberation Tigers of … Continue reading

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Dambulla Bandaramman Kovil razed to the ground -Yogarajan

The Bandramman Kovil in Dambulla was razed to the ground by an armed group on Monday (Oct 28) night, Opposition MP Ramaiah Yograjan said. Over the last one year the said group of persons had been demolishing the Temple in … Continue reading

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An encounter with a God-fearing Christian

Wednesday, June 12, 2013 10:43 AM Tariq A. Al-Maeena I spent a pleasant afternoon on a warm sunny day in southern California in the company of a God-fearing Christian who was concerned about what he perceived to be the evils … Continue reading

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Dambulla Hindu Temple destroyed

October 29, 2013 A 30 year old Hindu Temple located in Dambulla has been demolished by the authorities despite appeals made against it, the Democratic Peoples’ Front said today. Western Provincial Council member and deputy leader of the Democratic Peoples’ … Continue reading

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Catholic Commission Wants Solution To Ethnic Issue

The Sri Lankan Government must come forward with a solution or proposal package to settle the festering ethnic problem in the north and east, a Catholic group attached to the Jaffna diocese working on justice and peace says Jaffna Bishop … Continue reading

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Hakeem sees external hand

Justice Minister and Sri Lanka Muslim Congress (SLMC) leader Rauff Hakeem says “external forces” are attempting to give the wrong impression about Islam using the Halal issue. The Minister said that these groups are now trying to drag the country … Continue reading

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Bodu Bala Sena to relaunch campaign against Halal

In a mischievous move to create religious tensions, Bodu Bala Sena, a group of extremist Buddhist Monks, has once again started a campaign against Muslims on the pretext of the Halal logo. It is common knowledge that the Halal logo … Continue reading

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In Burma, Mixed Reactions to Suu Kyi’s BBC Statements

By SAMANTHA MICHAELS / THE IRRAWADDY| Friday, October 25, 2013 | RANGOON — Democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi has received a mix of condemnation and support from Burmese rights activists and religious leaders after denying that Muslims were the … Continue reading

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Violence against Muslims threatening Myanmar reforms: U.N. envoy

Violence against a Muslim minority in Myanmar is feeding a wider anti-Muslim feeling that poses a serious threat to the country’s dramatic economic and political reforms as it emerges from half a century of military rule, a U.N. envoy said … Continue reading

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BBS given contract to undermine opposition to casino

A motorcade was launched by Bodhu Bala Sena to go to Kandy as a move to eradicate ‘Halal’ from the country. Galagodaaththe Gnanasara Thera had told the media the intention of the motorcade was to pay homage to the Temple … Continue reading

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