SOUTH ASIA

MOHAMMED RIZWAN

HIGHLIGHTS

http://www.thecitizen.in/NewsImages/109987medium_139711.jpg

ISIS HAND? PARADISE TURNS INTO CRIME SCENE AS BLOGGER BRUTALLY KILLED IN MALDIVES

THE CITIZEN BUREAU

NEW DELHI: The United Nations has called for an immediate investigation into the brutal killing of liberal blogger Yameen Rasheed, who died after he was found at his Male apartment with multiple stab wounds. Fear regarding the rol ..

GARBAGE DUMP COLLAPSE KILLS 40 PLUS IN SRI LANKA: WHERE IS THE SYSTEM?

JEHAN PERERA

COLOMBO: The tragedy at Meetotamulla, in the outskirts of Colombo, where a massive garbage dump came crashing down on people living on its perimeter, has generated an outpouring of support for the victims and frustration about the ..

http://www.thecitizen.in/NewsImages/389654Capture.JPG
http://www.thecitizen.in/NewsImages/185174download.jpg

PANAMA VERDICT: SHARIF OFF THE HOOK AS ALL AWAIT THE ARMY GENERAL'S WINK

MOHAMMED RIZWAN

TORONTO: Billed as the verdict of the century the Supreme Court of Pakistan split decision on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif alleged ill-gotten wealth, turned out to be the anti-climax of the century.

The apex court ..

IS THIS THE END OF MQM AND ALTAF HUSSAIN?

MOHAMMED RIZWAN

TORONTO: The sudden evaporation of Altaf Hussain’s fear factor and an apparent political dissolution of once deadly and dreaded Mohajir Qaumi Movement (MQM) – an ethnic entity that mixed politics and terrorism – ..

http://www.thecitizen.in/NewsImages/459305OHVKY.jpg
http://www.thecitizen.in/NewsImages/685498Capture.JPG

COLLATERAL DAMAGE AS SRI LANKA DELAYS THE TRANSITIONAL JUSTICE PROCESS

JEHAN PERERA

COLOMBO: The International Women of Courage award to Sandya Ekneligoda by the US government, and presented to her by First Lady Melina Trump, was a symbolic affirmation that the fate of victims of enforced disappearances is an int ..

'WAR HAS ROBBED DIGNITY FROM HUMANITY': SRI LANKAN FILMMAKER VITHANAGE

ABDUL GANI

GUWAHATI: Sri Lankan celebrated filmmaker Prasanna Vithanage who was conferred the coveted Bhupen Hazarika award by the Asam Sahitya Sabha, apex literary body of Assam, was in Guwahati to receive the award. The Citizen spoke with ..

http://www.thecitizen.in/NewsImages/707586Capture.JPG

CURRENT NEWS