Karuna Amman arrested after appearing before FCID

Karuna Amman was a Minister in the former Government and was also an LTTE member. After leaving the LTTE, Karuna led the Tamil Makkal Viduthalai Pullikal (TMVP) and helped the army to defeat the rebels.Following the end of the war Karuna Amman joined the Government led by then President Mahinda Rajapaksa. Former Minister Vinayagamurthi Muralitharan alias Karuna Amman was arrested today after he appeared before the Police Financial Crimes Investigations Division (FCID).Amman was asked to appear before the FCID to record a statement on the alleged misuse of a Government vehicle. In January last year when the new Government took office Karuna Amman lost his place in the Government and later in Parliament.He has been accused by human rights groups and UN agencies of being involved in human rights abuses during the war. (Colombo Gazette) He was arrested and produced in court and remanded till December 7. read more

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THW Kiel sign Brazilian wunderkind Ferreira

← Previous Story VIDEO: How Obrad Ivezic takes Serbia to Poland! Next Story → Mohamed Mokrani finds new team after seven years! Rogerio Moraes Ferreira THW Kiel didn’t have luck with the African wunderkind Wael Jallouz two years ago, but that didn’t disscarouage “Zebras” to sign another big non-European talent – Rogerio Moraes Ferreira. The 21 years-old Brazilian line-player (204 cm) is the new hot prospect for the future of the Alfred Gislason’s team, who had only nice words to say about his new player:– He is the biggest talent on his position in generation – said Gislason, who will add Ferreira to the existing duo Wiencek and Toft Hansen.Ferreira signed contract only for the next season with the chance of extension for the two more years. read more

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