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Jeevan Thiagarajah says there are two sharply contrasting irreconcilable narratives of the last phase of the war against the LTTE and that an alternative must be considered.
US Fed chief Janet Yellen, experts believe, could announce rate increases to begin in 2015, marking the first time since 2006 the Federal Reserve has made such a move.
A FIFA study noted greater risk-taking by players and the growing role of goalkeepers to determine the outcome of matches.
Ankara responded by saying the "two countries will continue to fight terrorist organizations in the region as in the past".
Putin fired back at the EU and US on Thursday and said that they were to blame for the Ukraine crisis.
The World Health Organization now says that the death toll has nearly doubled in the past two weeks to reach 2,300 fatalities.
But some analysts say this is a minor bump as the US economy stabilizes following an otherwise robust summer.
The European Central Bank cut three interest rates, likely the last for some time, as calls for a stimulus plan grow.
The extremist group now appears to be trying to capture as much territory as possible in what it says will form an Islamic state.
The pressure is on for the European Central Bank to begin stimulus programs to buoy the eurozone economy.