TPC submits proposals on political solution to Wigneswaran

The proposals were compiled after a TPC committee met for several weeks and discussed a solution for the National issue and also obtained submissions from others.Proposals are also to be sought from the Tamil diaspora before a final set of proposals are compiled and submitted to the public for their approval. (Colombo Gazette) The Tamil People’s Council (TPC) has submitted a set of proposals on a political solution to Northern Province Chief Minister and TPC chairman C V Wigneswaran.According to reports, the proposals were handed over today and Wigneswaran is expected to make it public on Saturday. read more

Guyana concerned about Venezuela crisis

The Guyana Government has expressed it’s concerns about the developments in neighbouring Venezuela.See full statement below:Press Statement by the Government of the Co-operative Republic of GuyanaThe Government of the Co-operative Republic of Guyana is following with attention and deep concern the evolution of events in the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, in particular with regard to the potential for grave consequences both for its civilian population, and for the peace and security of Latin America and the Caribbean.Guyana reiterates its rejection of violence and the threat or use of force as acceptable means for the resolution of conflict, and calls upon all parties involved to vigorously pursue the search for a peaceful and democratic solution to the crisis for the benefit and well being of the Venezuelan people. Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)RelatedBorder controversy: President Granger calls on UK to show solidarityJune 12, 2015In “Politics”PPP supports Govt’s position on Venezuela’s unrestJanuary 24, 2019In “latest news”CARICOM reaffirms support for Guyana’s sovereignty, territorial integrity in face of Venezuela threatDecember 26, 2018In “Environment” read more