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DateLine Sunday, 8 April 2007





Marriage Proposals
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Nepalese Maoist rebel leader Prachandra (centre), deputy leader Baburam Bhattarai (right) and General Secretary, Nepalese Communist Party United Marxist Leninist, Madhav Kumar Nepal, (left) attend Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala (not in the photo), administering the oath of office to Ministers in Katmandu, Nepal on April 1. Former communist rebels joined an interim government in Nepal as part of a landmark peace deal that ended a decade-long insurgency, pledging to ensure development in the Himalayan nation and to hold credible elections. (AP)

Need to take a leaf from Nepal

While there was near unanimity among the 'SAARC Eight' on the need to contain terrorism at the recently concluded 14th SAARC Summit in New Delhi, it was left to Nepal to freshly indicate an appropriate approach to resolving the problem most cost-effectively.

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Fourteen killed, 17 hurt in blast in southern India

At least 14 people were killed and 17 injured in southern India when a vehicle carrying explosives blew up, police said.

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India's populous state begins voting in keen poll

India's most populous state went to the polls on Saturday, with millions set to vote in a keenly fought provincial election that is expected to give a hint about the political fortunes of the two major national parties.

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Special | - Sri Lanka

Face to Face
Light Refractions by Lucien Rajakarunanayake
World View

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Gamin Gamata - Presidential Community & Welfare Service
Villa Lavinia - Luxury Home for the Senior Generation

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