Archive for June 5th, 2010

Ranil no longer Mr. Clean: more corrupt than Dr. Jayalath Jayawardena

Saturday, June 5th, 2010

H. L. D. Mahindapala Nothing is going right for Ranil Wickremesinghe, the UNP leader who is not sure when his head would roll. The crisis within the UNP is deepening with scandals of corruption breaking out ever week. First a week-end English newspaper screamed that he is the head of a homosexual mafia of old […]

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The Travels of a Journalist—32, HOLLYWOOD IS MORE THAN A PLACE: VISITING THE ‘TINSELTOWN’ DISTRICT

Saturday, June 5th, 2010

By Shelton A. Gunaratne © 2010 I first visited Hollywood on 22 Dec. 1966 (a Thursday), during the West Coast tour of the World Press Institute fellows. I was impressed by the gigantic sign that spelled out HOLLYWOOD in 45-foot-tall, pure-white caps in the Hollywood Hills area of Mount Lee on Griffith Park. Although the […]

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Colombian is not just a city dweller; he/she is a believer, an enforcer of an unscrupulous immoral political ideology of the west

Saturday, June 5th, 2010

Geethanjana Kudaligamage Rajapakse, regional politics, “Eurocentric Developmentalism” and the western hegemony (Part 8-E) Who is Colombian? Is he just a city dweller, like Londoner, Parisian or New Yorker? No, not at all!!!! He is a believer; in that sense, he is a tenant of an ideological space. Colombo is not only a geographical space, but […]

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Indian Activist -Writer Roy’s Conclusions About Sri Lanka’s War Delusionary!

Saturday, June 5th, 2010

Insight By Suni Kumar 6th June 2010 Has Indian political activist  and writer Arundhati Roy been overcome with delusions or has she been prompted towards the malfunctioning of her perceptions with a little help from truckloads of dissentors  who cry foul on the flimsiest of pretexts against administrations trying to do their job relative to […]

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Jamie Metzl & Sharmila Silva: Sri Lanka’s false Dawn

Saturday, June 5th, 2010

Asoka Weerasinghe King Grove Crescent . Gloucester . Ontario . K1J 6G1 . Canada 6  June 2010 Editors   KHALEEJ TIMES (UAE) & The Japan Times ONLINE OPEN LETTER to Jamie Metzl, Exec Vice-President of Asia Society & Sharmila Silva( pseudonym is a leading Sri Lanka public figure) on  their article Sri Lanka’s false dawn of […]

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