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Commencement of 150th Birth Anniversary Celebrations of Mahatma Gandhi in Sri Lanka

Series of events were held on 2nd October to begin the 150th birth anniversary celebrations of Mahatma Gandhi. Many more events focusing on life and philosophy of Gandhi ji would be organized during the next two years. Mahatma Gandhi traveled extensively in Sri Lanka during his visit in 1927.

Commencement of 150th Birth Anniversary Celebrations of Mahatma Gandhi in Sri Lanka
Commencement of 150th Birth Anniversary Celebrations of Mahatma Gandhi in Sri Lanka
Commencement of 150th Birth Anniversary Celebrations of Mahatma Gandhi in Sri Lanka
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Lalin's Column : SL’s Conflict. Who is to blame?

ars operate on 3 levels distinct yet interlocking: The political, the strategic and the tactical. They are undertaken by political leaders in pursuit of a goal. The goal determines strategy, an overall plan based on military means available and the means available to the enemy.

  Lalin's Column : SL’s Conflict. Who is to blame?
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A Special Birthday: 75th birthday of Agga Maha Panditha Reverend Walpola Piyananda

The 75th birthday of Agga Maha Panditha Reverend Walpola Piyananda, the Chief Sanga Nayaka of America was held at the Wat Padhammachart (Thai Buddhist Temple) in La Puente, California, on Saturday September 29th. Reverend Walpola Piyananda is the chief incumbent at the Dharma Vijaya Buddhist Vihara (Temple) in Los Angeles California which was established in 1982.

A Special Birthday: 75th birthday of Agga Maha Panditha Reverend Walpola Piyananda
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The World Disorder – Part 1

The preamble of the United Nations states:

The World Disorder – Part 1
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Growing Trade War: US vs China

The two largest economies in the world are, technically, at an unprecedented trade war at present and there is no sign of a let-up in sight. The tit-for-tat retaliations have already been in place and it can only get uglier and messier in the coming months, as evolving geopolitical factors start playing their corresponding roles in the conflict.

Growing Trade War: US vs China
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Masjid is an integral part of Islam

Masjid is very important and both religiously and culturally an integral part of Islam. There are clear texts in Hadith where it is emphatically instructed that Muslim men must offer 5 daily prayers in masjid with congregations. This has been in practice ever since Islam existed in this world. If some individuals are not doing so then this is their personal default which does not change rules. Hadith, Fiqh and all Islamic sources are unequivocally stating that masjid is an integral part of Islam and Muslim society.

Masjid is an integral part of Islam
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Congress says BJP Government will not solve the Naga issue before 2019

The Congress party came down heavily on the BJP Government at the Center for their lack of sincerity and seriousness on resolving the longstanding Naga political issue.

AICC Secretary Pradyut Bordoloi(2nd right), who is also in-charge of Nagaland Luizinho Faleiro (2nd left), ex-CM of Goa and AICC General Secretary in-charge of North Eastern States excluding Assam, NPCC President K Therie (left) and NPCC General Secretary Capt GK Zhimomi(right) seen at the joined press conference at the Congress Bhavan, Kohima on September 28, 2018. (NEPS Photo)
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Dr.Al Rabeeah a role model for all

Dr. Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz Al Rabeeah is a renowned surgeon in Saudi Arabia who served the kingdom as minister of health for a brief period under late king Abdullah.

Dr.Al Rabeeah a role model for all
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ASEAN lawmakers call for release of Philippine Senator Antonio Trillanes

Parliamentarians across Southeast Asia called for the immediate and unconditional release of Philippine Senator Antonio Trillanes, who was detained today following the decision by a Makati Court to issue a warrant for his arrest.

Senator Antonio Trillanes
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Cashew nut hits the headlines!

Cashew nuts are treated as healthy food and they provide nearly 100% of your recommended daily copper in take. They contain heart-healthy monounsaturated fats. Cashew nuts are nature to Brazil where they have long been viewed as a delicacy.

Cashew nut hits the headlines!
Cashew nut hits the headlines!
Cashew nut hits the headlines!
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