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12-year-old Indian schoolgirl has higher IQ than Albert Einstein

12-year-old Indian schoolgirl has higher IQ than Albert Einstein

     A 12-year-old Indian-origin girl in UK Neha Ramu  has stunned everyone after she scored an incredible 162 on her IQ test – even higher than Einstein and Stephen Hawking. Neha Ramu, daughter of an Indian doctor couple, achieved a score of 162 on a …

2nd Draft of US-sponsored Resolution on Sri Lanka welcomes call by, Navi Pillay for an independent international investigation into war  violations

2nd Draft of US-sponsored Resolution on Sri Lanka welcomes call by, Navi Pillay for an independent international investigation into war violations

    The second draft of the US sponsored resolution on Sri Lanka, which is being circulated among UNHCR members, has welcomed the report of the Office of the High …

Indian Prime Minister and the External Affairs Ministry constantly in touch with Sri Lankan Government

Indian Prime Minister and the External Affairs Ministry constantly in touch with Sri Lankan Government

    Against the backdrop of demands by Tamil parties that India should vote against Sri Lanka at the UN on human rights issue, Congress Party on Thursday said Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh has made it very clear that any reports that come of …

Diplomacy will do what war cannot do in Sri Lanka, says Salman Khurshid

Diplomacy will do what war cannot do in Sri Lanka, says Salman Khurshid

     The Indian Government came under attack in the Lok Sabha over the plight of the ethnic Tamils in Sri Lanka, with demands that India should take a lead …

Gordan Weiss says trip to UK for GTF conference funded by an European Government

Gordan Weiss says trip to UK for GTF conference funded by an European Government

      In the past few years, I’ve largely avoided junkets from Sri Lankan Diaspora groups, for fear of being tarred with various brushes. The two exceptions (not junkets …

U.S. Alarmed by Peaceful Protestors’ Detention

U.S. Alarmed by Peaceful Protestors’ Detention

     The US Embassy in Colombo, issuing a press release, has faulted the government for preventing hundreds of people from the north from heading to Colombo today to take part in a demonstration calling for information about their disappeared family members, The Embassy called …

Petition to UN against Tamil party for LTTE atrocities

Petition to UN against Tamil party for LTTE atrocities

      A Sri Lankan organization of activists representing the family members killed by the Tamil Tiger terrorist group Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) handed over a petition to the United Nations today over their loved ones killed in LTTE attacks. A group …

Engage U.S. on rights issue,Salman Khurshid to G.L. Peiris

    Against  demands by Tamil parties that India should vote against Sri Lanka at the UN on human rights issue, the Indian government remained evasive on the stand it will take. With a resolution set to be moved on Sri Lankan Tamils at the …

Rahul Gandhi invited for TESO conference

Rahul Gandhi invited for TESO conference

   The TESO (Tamil Eelam Supporters’ Organisation) conference to be held in New Delhi on March 7 dominated the agenda at Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi’s first-ever closed door meeting with the party’s Tamil Nadu leaders on Monday. Seeking to dispel the impression that the …

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez dies

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez dies

    Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez died today a long battle with cancer. President Hugo Chavez, the fiery populist who declared a socialist revolution in Venezuela and crusaded against US …