On closer scrutiny the theme of the conflict in Sri Lanka is the same as that on the Gaza strip. The Air Tiger attacks on oil storage facilities, especially in the Sinhala capital of Colombo have prejudiced powerful international interests to ensure the decimation of Tiger forces in Lanka.
The Gulf of Mannar is being explored by the Government of India owned Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Videsh Ltd., British owned Cairn Energy Plc. (through Cairn India and Cairn Lanka), and the China National Petroleum Corporation.
I'm posting several links on the Gulf of Mannar Oil exploration for reference.
Implementing loan waivers: Lessons from the 2008 All India Debt Waiver Scheme experience - by Renuka Sane and Amey Sapre. This has been the season of farm loan waiver announcements. Starting with Uttar Pradesh, state governments of Maharashtra,...
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