GTF News Update – 08th May 2015

gtf logoTHE HINDU **COMMENTS CAN BE POSTED**

‘War crimes panel to be in place soon’

http://www.thehindu.com/news/international/war-crimes-panel-to-be-in-place-soon-sri-lanka-foreign-minister/article7183079.ece   >

 

THE HINDU **COMMENTS CAN BE POSTED**

Lanka promises to meet deadline for probe into war crimes

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/lanka-promises-to-meet-deadline-for-probe-into-war-crimes-115050700780_1.html   >

 

THE ISLAND

Alleged killing of 40,000 civilians on Vanni front: Mangala, too, wants truth established

http://island.lk/index.php?page_cat=article-details&page=article-details&code_title=124289   >

 

THE NEW INDIAN EXPRESS **COMMENTS CAN BE POSTED**

Further Sirisena-Rajapaksa Talks Doubtful

http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Further-Sirisena-Rajapaksa-Talks-Doubtful/2015/05/07/article2802142.ece   >

 

BLOOMBERG

China Gets Spurned in Sri Lanka

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-05-07/in-sri-lanka-china-s-foreign-policy-meets-rare-setback   >

 

GROUND VIEWS **COMMENTS CAN BE POSTED**

The Right To Information Act: Finally a reality?

http://groundviews.org/2015/05/07/the-right-to-information-act-finally-a-reality/   >

 

DAILY MIRROR **COMMENTS CAN BE POSTED**

US working with SL to oppose intimidation to assert territorial claims

http://www.dailymirror.lk/71575/us-working-with-sl-to-oppose-intimidation-to-assert-territorial-claims   >

 

COLOMBO PAGE

Sri Lanka to have a domestic mechanism to address accountability in place before UNHRC session in September

http://www.colombopage.com/archive_15A/May07_1431012967CH.php   >

 

THE ISLAND

Mangala: Four countries helping trace USD 18 bn stashed away overseas

http://island.lk/index.php?page_cat=article-details&page=article-details&code_title=124288   >

 

EURASIA REVIEW **COMMENTS CAN BE POSTED**

India-Sri Lanka: Deepening Crisis In Palk Bay – Analysis

http://www.eurasiareview.com/07052015-india-sri-lanka-deepening-crisis-in-palk-bay-analysis/   >

 

COLOMBO TELEGRAPH **COMMENTS CAN BE POSTED**

Dayasiri Jayasekara Is Likely To Be SLFP Prime Ministerial Candidate

https://www.colombotelegraph.com/index.php/dayasiri-jayasekara-is-likely-to-be-slfp-prime-ministerial-candidate/   >

 

ADA DERANA **COMMENTS CAN BE POSTED**

FCID summons Gotabaya

http://www.adaderana.lk/news/30768/-fcid-summons-gotabaya-   >