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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2525

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<b>Tyronne to play India’s messenger role</b>

The Island

Foreign Minister Tyronne Fernando will take advantage of a four-day official visit to Islamabad beginning today (14) to deliver a message from India’s new Foreign Minister Yashwant Sinha to his Pakistan counterpart Inam Ul Haq, official sources said yesterday.

<b>LTTE imposes 50 cents tax on a litre of petrol/diesel</b>

The Island - Mohamed Rasshid in Digamadulla

Muslim dealers of petroleum products in the Kalmunai area are up in arms against a demand by the LTTE to pay a ‘tax’ of fifty cents per litre of fuel sold.