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Sunday, 16 October 2011





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Government Gazette

Fr. Emmanuel’s snub, a major setback to LTTE front

International observers say that India’s denial of entry to Fr. S.J. Emmanuel, a leading propagandist for the LTTE, could be viewed as a major setback for the outfit’s attempt to regroup using Tamil Nadu as a base. Fr. Emmanuel is the President of the UK-based Global Tamil Forum (GTF), a leading LTTE front.

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Police get tough with jaywalkers

The City Traffic Police will impose heavy penalties on jay walkers who violate traffic laws while crossing busy streets. The Police Department has directed police officials countrywide to take stern action against jaywalkers.

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Rajaratnam: Longest prison term for insider trading

Raj Rajaratnam, the hedge fund billionaire, who allegedly channelled millions of dollars to the LTTE, was sentenced Thursday to 11 years in prison, at the conclusion of one of the largest insider trading cases heard in the US. It was the longest prison term ever for insider trading, according to the Justice Department, and was the culmination of a years-long federal probe of cheating in the stock market.

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