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TISL News

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Sep2009
Seminar on Journalist J.S. Tissanayagam and Prevention of Terrorism Act will be held on the 10th September at Center for society and Religion (CSR) NO 281 Deans Road Colombo at 4 pm. J. S. Tissainayagam, 45, was convicted under Sri Lanka’s Prevention of Terrorism Act (PTA)for writing two articles in the ... Read More
September 9, 2009haritha

09

Sep2009
By Gihan de Chickera and  Kelum Bandara - Dailymirror A total Rs. 11.7 million was spent last year on maintaining 38 persons recruited as Presidential Advisors, it was revealed in parliament yesterday. Responding to a question by JVP MP Ranaweera Pathirana, Chief Government Whip Dinesh Gunewardena said that 38 persons were recruited ... Read More
September 9, 2009haritha

09

Sep2009
By ANTHONY DEUTSCH, Associated Press Writer DILI, East Timor – A decade after tiny East Timor broke from Indonesia and prompted one of the most expensive U.N.-led nation-building projects in history, there is little to show for the billions spent. The world has given more than $8.8 billion in assistance to East ... Read More
September 9, 2009haritha

08

Sep2009
In developing countries like Sri Lanka, we generally associate corruption with public-sector enterprises. In the present scenario, this perception needs revision. Many instances of corporate fraud in Sri Lanka and elsewhere have been associated with private-sector enterprises, with public-sector officials playing a secondary role. Keynote address by Udayasri Kariyawasam, Chairman of ... Read More
September 8, 2009haritha