http://i.imgur.com/j9TJzzN.gif

Holidays in Asia, Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka, wonder of Asia

Guesthouse, Villa, Bungalows

nicest beaches, crystal clear waters

Tangalle / Southcoast

Villa Araliya

now special offers

Global News Search

Please make the Cache directory writable.
Please make the Cache directory writable.
Please make the Cache directory writable.

Who's online

We have 310 guests online

Search

A+ R A-
A tribunal ordered Ghulam Azam, the former chief of Bangladesh's largest Islamic party, jailed pending trial on charges he instigated deadly rampages against civilians during the 1971 war of independence from Pakistan.

Read more: WSJ.com: World News

A bomb killed at least 50 Shiite pilgrims near the southern port city of Basra, the latest in a series of attacks during Shiite religious commemorations that threaten to further increase sectarian tensions after the U.S. withdrawal.

Read more: WSJ.com: World News

He also has done stand up: Grover Norquist Doing Stand Up Comedy

Grover Norquist: ‘I Engaged In A Week-Long Drug-Fueled Orgy With Corporate Income Taxes’
President of Americans for Tax Reform Grover Norquist confirms that he carried on a 28-year salacious affair with taxes.


Read more...

"Today the Senate Transportation and Housing Committee unanimously approved SB 447 (DeSaulnier) to prohibit the California Housing Finance Agency (CalHFA) from foreclosing on borrowers who are current on their mortgage payments, but rent out their homes because their mortgage is upside down."

Read more: Implode-Explode Heavy Industries news feed

In the wake of S&P debt downgrades, Merkel vows faster eurozone reforms.
European leaders promised on Saturday to speed up plans to strengthen spending rules and get a permanent bailout fund up and running as soon as possible, a day after U.S. agency S&P cut the ratings of several euro zone countries' creditworthiness.

It also warned that

Read more: Mish's Global Economic Trend Analysis


By JUDIT KAWAGUCHI At the age of 97 years and 4 months, Shigeaki Hinohara is one of the world’s longest-serving physicians and educators. Hinohara’s magic touch is legendary: Since 1941 he has been healing patients at St. Luke’s International Hospital …
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp has put its talks with media companies about an online subscription service for TV shows and movies on hold, according to people familiar with the discussions.


Carl C. Icahn struck out in his effort to buy the Commercial Metals Company, announcing on Wednesday that he was withdrawing his $1.7 billion bid to take over the metal recycler. Mr. Icahn disclosed that as of his offer’s deadline
Apple is pinched between the promise and perils of doing business in China—a challenge highlighted after a fracas outside a Beijing store and as the company detailed working conditions throughout its supply chain.

Read more: WSJ.com: World News

Economists expressed dismay Wednesday at a pledge from Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan to strike back at an "interest-rate lobby" that allegedly seeks to stifle Turkish growth.

Read more: WSJ.com: World News

"It's no wonder that we're struggling to understand things, because according to some, the contributing factors to today's too-complicated-to-understand crisis go all the way back to 1979. I'm frankly surprised no one has tracked its roots back to the 1930s... although as I say that, I'm sure some have done just that. Some are even blaming excessive regulation, a claim so entirely preposterous that it defies imagination. To blame our global economic meltdown on excessive regulation, is like blaming 9-11 on excessive airport security."

Read more: Implode-Explode Heavy Industries news feed


“Buy when there’s blood in the streets, even if the blood is your own.” Baron Rothschild “When I was young people called me a gambler. As the scale of my operations increased I became known as a speculator. Now I …


I’ve received a number of emails regarding the fact that stocks continue to rally despite Europe being on the verge of Collapse. Once again,

Read more...
" More than two dozen House Democrats called on Wednesday for President Barack Obama to unseat the acting regulator of housing finance agencies Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, saying he has failed to take steps that would aggressively address the nation's housing crisis."

Read more: Implode-Explode Heavy Industries news feed

Remember that big first petition to the White House against SOPA? As you may recall, that got enough signatures that it required a response from the White House... and that response has come out. It Read more: Techdirt


An infographic that highlights what each candidate is proposing as far as taxes goes and what it means for you and your family. by obizmedia via Also See Our Exclusive Infographic: Read more...
LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - Former NFL player Jeremy Bloom anxiously scanned the crowd at a taco party under the luminous faux-sky of the Venetian hotel's canal walk in Las Vegas. The wide receiver turned entrepreneur wasn't hoping to spot friends or catch a waiter's attention -- he was on the lookout for venture capitalists.
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad pressed his case that he remains in firm control of his riven country, even as ongoing killings were turning an international effort to monitor Syria's conflict into what one participant called a "farce."

Read more: WSJ.com: World News

Standard & Poor's analysts defended their downgrades of more than half the euro zone's 17 members, as the highest-profile victim of the mass ratings cut—France—looked to play down the impact.

Read more: WSJ.com: World News

The Kremlin is tightening control over permits for rallies next to its walls, as the opposition plans a campaign of antigovernment protests around the March presidential elections.

Read more: WSJ.com: World News

Page 6002 of 6148


Warning: Illegal string offset 'active' in /www/htdocs/w00f1f37/templates/gk_twn2/html/pagination.php on line 129

Warning: Illegal string offset 'active' in /www/htdocs/w00f1f37/templates/gk_twn2/html/pagination.php on line 135

Warning: Illegal string offset 'active' in /www/htdocs/w00f1f37/templates/gk_twn2/html/pagination.php on line 129

Warning: Illegal string offset 'active' in /www/htdocs/w00f1f37/templates/gk_twn2/html/pagination.php on line 135

Warning: Illegal string offset 'active' in /www/htdocs/w00f1f37/templates/gk_twn2/html/pagination.php on line 129

Warning: Illegal string offset 'active' in /www/htdocs/w00f1f37/templates/gk_twn2/html/pagination.php on line 135

Warning: Illegal string offset 'active' in /www/htdocs/w00f1f37/templates/gk_twn2/html/pagination.php on line 129

Warning: Illegal string offset 'active' in /www/htdocs/w00f1f37/templates/gk_twn2/html/pagination.php on line 135

Warning: Illegal string offset 'active' in /www/htdocs/w00f1f37/templates/gk_twn2/html/pagination.php on line 129

Warning: Illegal string offset 'active' in /www/htdocs/w00f1f37/templates/gk_twn2/html/pagination.php on line 135

Warning: Illegal string offset 'active' in /www/htdocs/w00f1f37/templates/gk_twn2/html/pagination.php on line 129

Warning: Illegal string offset 'active' in /www/htdocs/w00f1f37/templates/gk_twn2/html/pagination.php on line 135

Warning: Illegal string offset 'active' in /www/htdocs/w00f1f37/templates/gk_twn2/html/pagination.php on line 129

Warning: Illegal string offset 'active' in /www/htdocs/w00f1f37/templates/gk_twn2/html/pagination.php on line 135

Warning: Illegal string offset 'active' in /www/htdocs/w00f1f37/templates/gk_twn2/html/pagination.php on line 129

Warning: Illegal string offset 'active' in /www/htdocs/w00f1f37/templates/gk_twn2/html/pagination.php on line 135

Warning: Illegal string offset 'active' in /www/htdocs/w00f1f37/templates/gk_twn2/html/pagination.php on line 129

Warning: Illegal string offset 'active' in /www/htdocs/w00f1f37/templates/gk_twn2/html/pagination.php on line 135

Warning: Illegal string offset 'active' in /www/htdocs/w00f1f37/templates/gk_twn2/html/pagination.php on line 129

Warning: Illegal string offset 'active' in /www/htdocs/w00f1f37/templates/gk_twn2/html/pagination.php on line 135