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Sri Lanka: National anthem only in Sinhala from now Mahinda Rajapaksa

Dec 12, 2010 7:43:06 AM - yahoo.com
Sri Lanka's national anthem will only be in Sinhala henceforth and the Tamil version will no longer be played at any official or state functions, the Cabinet decided on Wednesday, the Sunday Times reported. Sri Lanka's President Mahinda Rajapakse told the cabinet meeting that there could not be two national anthems, and that this was a shortcoming that must be rectified. Insisting, "we must all ...