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The Hindu
Sri Lankan parliament recognises Tamil National Alliance’s R. Sampanthan as opposition leaderAfter A. Amirthalingam in 1977, this is the second time a Tamil has been chosen
Sri Lankan parliament recognises Tamil National Alliance’s R. Sampanthan as opposition leader
The Hindu / Posted an hour ago
After A. Amirthalingam in 1977, this is the second time a Tamil has been chosen Leader of the Opposition. After a gap of over three decades, a Tamil lawmaker has become the Leader of the Opposition in the Sri Lankan parliament. As soon as the House... Read more
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The Hindu
Sri Lankan parliament recognises Tamil National Alliance’s R. Sampanthan as opposition leaderAfter A. Amirthalingam in 1977, this is the second time a Tamil has been chosen
Sri Lankan parliament recognises Tamil National Alliance’s R. Sampanthan as opposition leader
The Hindu / Posted 4 hours ago
After A. Amirthalingam in 1977, this is the second time a Tamil has been chosen leader of the opposition. Sri Lanka’s parliament on Thursday recognised Tamil leader R. Sampanthan as the opposition leader, in what is seen as a positive step toward... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Tamil becomes opposition leader in Sri Lanka's ParliamentCOLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) - Sri Lanka's Parliament on Thursday recognized an ethn
Tamil becomes opposition leader in Sri Lanka's Parliament
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 4 hours ago
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) - Sri Lanka's Parliament on Thursday recognized an ethnic Tamil lawmaker as the opposition leader for the first time in decades in what is seen a positive step toward postwar reconciliation with the minority... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uhuru Urged to Save GwendoTwo Jubilee officials have urged President Uhuru Kenyatta to intervene and save
Uhuru Urged to Save Gwendo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
Two Jubilee officials have urged President Uhuru Kenyatta to intervene and save nominated Senator Joy Gwendo from suspension by TNA party. They told the President to invoke his powers as the TNA leader and intervene in the case. Kisumu county URP... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Corridors of PowerSeptember 3, 2015 Prospective parliamentary aspirants in one of the constitue
Corridors of Power
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
September 3, 2015 Prospective parliamentary aspirants in one of the constituencies in Kisii County are shocked by the activities of an Accountant in one of the government departments. The man, whose real title is chief accountant and also once... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
First Tamil in 32 years to lead Sri Lanka oppositionCOLOMBO: A Tamil lawmaker became leader of the opposition in Sri Lanka's parlia
First Tamil in 32 years to lead Sri Lanka opposition
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 hours ago
COLOMBO: A Tamil lawmaker became leader of the opposition in Sri Lanka's parliament for the first time in 32 years on Thursday (Sep 3), in the latest sign of progress towards ethnic reconciliation on the once bitterly divided island. Rajavarothiam... Read more
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ABC News
Tamil Leader Becomes Opposition Leader in ParliamentSri Lanka's Parliament on Thursday recognized an ethnic Tamil lawmaker as the o
Tamil Leader Becomes Opposition Leader in Parliament
ABC News / Posted 7 hours ago
Sri Lanka's Parliament on Thursday recognized an ethnic Tamil lawmaker as the opposition leader for the first time in decades in what is seen a positive step toward post civil-war reconciliation with the minority community. Speaker Karu Jayasuriya... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenyatta Plans to Reinstate Suspended MinistersCabinet Secretaries and other State officers who were suspended in March and ha
Kenyatta Plans to Reinstate Suspended Ministers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
Cabinet Secretaries and other State officers who were suspended in March and have had corruption allegations against them withdrawn are to be reinstated any time now. The Star has learnt that those cleared are set to get the go-ahead to resume their... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
First Tamil to lead Sri Lanka opposition in 32 yearsRajavarothiam Sampanthan is the first lawmaker form the ethnic minority to lead
First Tamil to lead Sri Lanka opposition in 32 years
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 8 hours ago
Rajavarothiam Sampanthan is the first lawmaker form the ethnic minority to lead the opposition since 1983, when Tamil legislators resigned en masse to protest against a new statute that compelled them to denounce separatism. The 82-year-old heads... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Tamil leader becomes opposition leader in ParliamentCOLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) � Sri Lanka's Parliament has recognized an ethnic Tamil
Tamil leader becomes opposition leader in Parliament
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 8 hours ago
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) � Sri Lanka's Parliament has recognized an ethnic Tamil lawmaker as the opposition leader for the first time in decades in what is seen a positive step toward post civil-war reconciliation with the minority community. Speaker... Read more
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Salon.com
Tamil leader becomes opposition leader in ParliamentCOLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka’s Parliament has recognized an ethnic Tamil
Tamil leader becomes opposition leader in Parliament
Salon.com / Posted 8 hours ago
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka’s Parliament has recognized an ethnic Tamil lawmaker as the opposition leader for the first time in decades in what is seen a positive step toward post civil-war reconciliation with the minority community. Speaker... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
First Tamil to lead Sri Lanka opposition in 32 years Published: 3 September 2015 1:57 PM A Tamil lawmaker is to lead the oppositi
First Tamil to lead Sri Lanka opposition in 32 years
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 8 hours ago
Published: 3 September 2015 1:57 PM A Tamil lawmaker is to lead the opposition in Sri Lanka's parliament for the first time in 32 years, the speaker of the House said today. Rajavarothiam... Read more
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The Standard
Sri Lankan Tamil lawmaker named speaker of parliamentRajavarothiam Sampanthan is the first lawmaker form the Tamil minority to lead
Sri Lankan Tamil lawmaker named speaker of parliament
The Standard / Posted 9 hours ago
Rajavarothiam Sampanthan is the first lawmaker form the Tamil minority to lead the opposition since 1983, when Tamil legislators resigned en masse to protest against a new statute that compelled them to denounce separatism. The 82-year-old heads the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nurses Accuse Governors of FrustrationNurses have accused governors of frustrating them by denying promotions. Kenya
Nurses Accuse Governors of Frustration
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
Nurses have accused governors of frustrating them by denying promotions. Kenya National Union of Nurses (Knun) on Tuesday told the Senate Health Committee that the health function be returned to the national government. They said failure by... Read more
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Zero Hedge
eVIXeration & Gartman Send Stocks Soaring "Back To Normal"Gartman is at a liquor store right about now. Don't drink yourself to death Den
eVIXeration & Gartman Send Stocks Soaring "Back To Normal"
Zero Hedge / Posted 18 hours ago
Gartman is at a liquor store right about now. Don't drink yourself to death Denny we need you for both comic relief and to improve our bottom line. LOL- eh, he only loses the $480 CNBC appearance fee that his daughter scores for him- gotta try to... Read more
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Daily News
Oaths taking tomorrowThe new Cabinet of Ministers of the National Unity Government will take oaths o
Oaths taking tomorrow
Daily News / Posted 18 hours ago
The new Cabinet of Ministers of the National Unity Government will take oaths on September 4 after the formation of the National Government and the increased number of ministers are approved by Parliament on September 3, said the newly appointed... Read more
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Daily News
The new govt's new challengesThe formation of the new government after the general election has taken longer
The new govt's new challenges
Daily News / Posted 18 hours ago
The formation of the new government after the general election has taken longer than expected and will be completed tomorrow when the Cabinet of Ministers take their oaths. However, the 'national' government that is being created will have a... Read more
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New Kerala
UPFA opposes Tamil party as main opposition United People's Freedom Alliance (UPFA) MPs on Wednesday voiced concerns over
UPFA opposes Tamil party as main opposition
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
United People's Freedom Alliance (UPFA) MPs on Wednesday voiced concerns over the Tamil political party's bid to become the main opposition in the Sri Lankan parliament. The UPFA, defeated by the United... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Evidence Used to Expel Gwendo Flimsy - TNA OfficialTNA disciplinary committee's proposed expulsion of nominated Senator Joy Gwendo
Evidence Used to Expel Gwendo Flimsy - TNA Official
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
TNA disciplinary committee's proposed expulsion of nominated Senator Joy Gwendo was based on flimsy grounds and weak evidence, secretary general Onyango Oloo has said. Last week, the committee said Gwendo has been disrespecting the party, spying for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ruto Abandoned, Say URP MPsDeputy President William Ruto's ICC case threatens to cause a major split in th
Ruto Abandoned, Say URP MPs
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Deputy President William Ruto's ICC case threatens to cause a major split in the ruling Jubilee Coalition, the Star has learnt. With Ruto's side claiming the government is not doing enough to help him, President Uhuru Kenyatta's side is working on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Evidence Used to Expel Gwendo Weak and Flimsy - TNA OfficialTNA disciplinary committee's proposed expulsion of nominated Senator Joy Gwendo
Evidence Used to Expel Gwendo Weak and Flimsy - TNA Official
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
TNA disciplinary committee's proposed expulsion of nominated Senator Joy Gwendo was based on flimsy grounds and weak evidence, secretary general Anyanyo Oloo has said. Last week, the committee said Gwendo has been disrespecting the party, spying for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cancer a 'Burden' to FamiliesFamilies of cancer patients have been driven to poverty due to the high cost of
Cancer a 'Burden' to Families
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Families of cancer patients have been driven to poverty due to the high cost of treatment, TNA coordinator Gladys Chania has said. Raising funds for a cancer-stricken couple yesterday in Githunguri subcounty, she urged the county and national... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ruto Abandoned on ICC Case, Say URP MPsDeputy President William Ruto's ICC case threatens to cause a major split in th
Ruto Abandoned on ICC Case, Say URP MPs
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Deputy President William Ruto's ICC case threatens to cause a major split in the ruling Jubilee Coalition, the Star has learnt. With Ruto's side claiming the government is not doing enough to help him, President Uhuru Kenyatta's side is working on... Read more
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SportingNews
Scott's Mailbag of Doom! - Murder, racism and concussions, oh my!Scott's Mailbag of Doom! - 09.01.15 It's gonna be an upbeat and positive mailb
Scott's Mailbag of Doom! - Murder, racism and concussions, oh my!
SportingNews / Posted yesterday
Scott's Mailbag of Doom! - 09.01.15 It's gonna be an upbeat and positive mailbag this week! I can feel it! LETTER #1! So with the recent news, Jimmy Snuka's a full fledged heel now right? To be totally fair here, Snuka is only ACCUSED of brutally... Read more
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Daily News
Karu Speaker, Thilanga DeputyUNP MP and veteran politician Karu Jayasuriya was yesterday unanimously elected
Karu Speaker, Thilanga Deputy
Daily News / Posted yesterday
UNP MP and veteran politician Karu Jayasuriya was yesterday unanimously elected as Speaker of the Eighth Parliament. Jayasuriya's name was proposed by Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and seconded by UPFA MP Nimal Siripala de Silva during the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Crude Carnage & Asian Contagion Crushes Hype-Fueled Dreams Of US StocksTumbling Tuesday. Sell in September and walk away... I have been reading "tra
Crude Carnage & Asian Contagion Crushes Hype-Fueled Dreams Of US Stocks
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
Tumbling Tuesday. Sell in September and walk away... I have been reading "tragedy and hope" and let me tell you what we are seeing is almost exactly like what happened after WWI in the financial markets. " Yes we can! " Another day, another team... Read more
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Daily News
Party leaders féte new SpeakerThe first sitting of the eighth Parliament took place yesterday at 9.30 am. Aft
Party leaders féte new Speaker
Daily News / Posted yesterday
The first sitting of the eighth Parliament took place yesterday at 9.30 am. After the mace was placed at the brackets of the Speaker’s table by the Serjent-at-Arms, Parliamentary Secretary General Dhammika Dasanayake welcomed the newly elected... Read more
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Daily News
Sampanthan TNA Parliamentary Group LeaderThe Tamil National Alliance (TNA) Parliamentary Group was convened yesterday. R
Sampanthan TNA Parliamentary Group Leader
Daily News / Posted yesterday
The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) Parliamentary Group was convened yesterday. R. Sampanthan was elected as the TNA's Parliamentary Group Leader at this meeting. It was also decided that Sampanthan should be appointed as the Leader of the Opposition... Read more
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The New Age
Sri Lanka president urges lawmakers on reconciliationSri Lanka's president urged the new parliament Tuesday to take "difficult polit
Sri Lanka president urges lawmakers on reconciliation
The New Age / Posted yesterday
Sri Lanka's president urged the new parliament Tuesday to take "difficult political decisions" to bring about ethnic reconciliation six years after the end of a decades-long separatist war. Maithripala Sirisena called on lawmakers to take the lead... Read more
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New Kerala
Sri Lanka convenes new parliament Sri Lanka's new parliament convened for the first time on Tuesday after the U
Sri Lanka convenes new parliament
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Sri Lanka's new parliament convened for the first time on Tuesday after the United National Party (UNP) won a parliamentary election last month, a media report said. Senior UNP member Karu Jayasuiya was elected the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rift Valley Plans Major ICC MeetingRift Valley political leaders are planning a major meeting to discus the ICC ca
Rift Valley Plans Major ICC Meeting
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Rift Valley political leaders are planning a major meeting to discus the ICC case against Deputy President William Ruto. The meeting will make a decision on whether Ruto should stop cooperating with the ICC. The region's leaders are also planning... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
I Have Forgiven My Accusers - NyokabiNyeri woman representative Priscilla Nyokabi has forgiven those who tainted her
I Have Forgiven My Accusers - Nyokabi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Nyeri woman representative Priscilla Nyokabi has forgiven those who tainted her name which led to the TNA party disciplinary committee summoning her. She said she will not sue those who accused her of helped to fix President Uhuru Kenyatta in the... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
TNA Impact wrestler 'Bram' charged with domestic battery AP News | 08/31/15 02:24 pm GULFPORT, Fla. (AP) -- Tampa Bay-area police arr
TNA Impact wrestler 'Bram' charged with domestic battery
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 2 days ago
AP News | 08/31/15 02:24 pm GULFPORT, Fla. (AP) -- Tampa Bay-area police arrested a professional wrestler after authorities say said he pinned his girlfriend to the bed by her neck and held... Read more
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WCTV Tallahassee
TNA Impact Wrestler 'Bram' Charged with Domestic BatteryCourtesy: Pinellas Co. Sheriff's Office By: Associated PressAugust 31, 2015 G
TNA Impact Wrestler 'Bram' Charged with Domestic Battery
WCTV Tallahassee / Posted 2 days ago
Courtesy: Pinellas Co. Sheriff's Office By: Associated PressAugust 31, 2015 GULFPORT, Fla. (AP) -- Tampa Bay-area police arrested a professional wrestler after authorities say said he pinned his girlfriend to the bed by her neck and held her in a... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
TNA Impact wrestler 'Bram' charged with domestic batteryGULFPORT, Fla. — Tampa Bay-area police arrested a professional wrestler after a
TNA Impact wrestler 'Bram' charged with domestic battery
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
GULFPORT, Fla. — Tampa Bay-area police arrested a professional wrestler after authorities say said he pinned his girlfriend to the bed by her neck and held her in a room against her will. Thomas R. Latimer faces charges of false imprisonment and... Read more
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Salon.com
TNA Impact wrestler ‘Bram’ charged with domestic batteryGULFPORT, Fla. (AP) — Tampa Bay-area police arrested a professional wrestler af
TNA Impact wrestler ‘Bram’ charged with domestic battery
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
GULFPORT, Fla. (AP) — Tampa Bay-area police arrested a professional wrestler after authorities say said he pinned his girlfriend to the bed by her neck and held her in a room against her will. Thomas R. Latimer faces charges of false imprisonment... Read more
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ABC News
TNA Impact Wrestler 'Bram' Charged With Domestic BatteryTampa Bay-area police arrested a professional wrestler after authorities say sa
TNA Impact Wrestler 'Bram' Charged With Domestic Battery
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
Tampa Bay-area police arrested a professional wrestler after authorities say said he pinned his girlfriend to the bed by her neck and held her in a room against her will. Thomas R. Latimer faces charges of false imprisonment and domestic battery by... Read more
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Daily News
TNA cannot be made Opposition - RajivaThe United People's Freedom Alliance national list MP Prof. Rajiva Wijesinha ye
TNA cannot be made Opposition - Rajiva
Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
The United People's Freedom Alliance national list MP Prof. Rajiva Wijesinha yesterday said that whichever political party or movement that is seen as the one that can form an alternative government should be made the official Opposition in... Read more
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Daily News
OPA condemns appointment of defeated candidatesThe Organization of Professional Associations of Sri Lanka (OPA) yesterday cond
OPA condemns appointment of defeated candidates
Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
The Organization of Professional Associations of Sri Lanka (OPA) yesterday condemned the appointment of candidates who were defeated at the August 17 general election through the National List. This was the stance adopted at its General Forum held... Read more
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Daily News
Opposition Leader: a question inevitableThe Tamil National Alliance has laid claim to the post of Opposition leader in
Opposition Leader: a question inevitable
Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
The Tamil National Alliance has laid claim to the post of Opposition leader in Sri Lanka’s Parliament. “As the UPFA has decided to form a national government with the UNP, it is not anymore an opposition party and as such the TNA is now the largest... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
TNA Impact Wrestling star Bram arrested on domestic battery chargesTNA Impact Wrestling star Thomas Latimer, who goes by the name "Bram" in the ri
TNA Impact Wrestling star Bram arrested on domestic battery charges
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
TNA Impact Wrestling star Thomas Latimer, who goes by the name "Bram" in the ring, has been arrested on charges of domestic battery. Latimer, 29, was taken into custody in Gulfport early on Sunday morning. At approximately 6 a.m. Sunday, Gulfport... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Three Dead After Chaos in Migori, ODM Denies Killings Linked to Party ElectionsThree people died in Migori county on Sunday, in an incident that has been link
Three Dead After Chaos in Migori, ODM Denies Killings Linked to Party Elections
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Three people died in Migori county on Sunday, in an incident that has been linked to ODM grassroots elections, but the party has denied the claims. The three reportedly died following chaos at the Ringa Primary School polling centre in Sakwa Kadera... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bishop Wanjiru, Maina Kamanda Lock Horns in City TNA Fight Ahead of 2017 ElectionsSupremacy battles to control The National Alliance (TNA) party in Nairobi in re
Bishop Wanjiru, Maina Kamanda Lock Horns in City TNA Fight Ahead of 2017 Elections
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Supremacy battles to control The National Alliance (TNA) party in Nairobi in readiness for the 2017 General Election are gaining momentum. Long-time arch-rivals Starehe MP Maina Kamanda and his predecessor Bishop Margaret Wanjiru are currently... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dictatorship, Tribalism and Mafia Tactics Rein in Political PartiesEmerging reports that ODM hardliners are putting stringent conditions to would
Dictatorship, Tribalism and Mafia Tactics Rein in Political Parties
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Emerging reports that ODM hardliners are putting stringent conditions to would be prodigal sons (and daughters) recently invited to return to the party to participate in the party's grassroots polls should be a wake up call to Kenyans about the real... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Senator Joy Gwendo May Lose Her SeatTNA-nominated Senator Joy Gwendo could lose her seat if the party ratifies the
Senator Joy Gwendo May Lose Her Seat
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
TNA-nominated Senator Joy Gwendo could lose her seat if the party ratifies the recommendation of the disciplinary committee to expel her. The senator has been accused of disrespecting the party, spying for ODM from within President Uhuru Kenyatta's... Read more
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Daily News
TNA to wait for UN report before taking stand on war crimes probeR.Sampanthan, the top most leader of the Tamil National Alliance (TNA), has sai
TNA to wait for UN report before taking stand on war crimes probe
Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
R.Sampanthan, the top most leader of the Tamil National Alliance (TNA), has said that the party can take an official stand on the latest US policy on the mechanism to investigate charges of war crimes in Sri Lanka, only after reading the report of... Read more
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The Hindu
Tamil parties turn down U.S. call for internal ‘war crimes’ probeParties reach consensus that only an international investigation mechanism can
Tamil parties turn down U.S. call for internal ‘war crimes’ probe
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
Parties reach consensus that only an international investigation mechanism can deliver justice. Leaders representing three constituents of the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) on Sunday rejected the stand of the U.S., which favoured a domestic... Read more
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