Archive for June 26th, 2010

Lakshman Seneviratne, Secretary General of the UNP, blasts Ranil Wickremesinghe

Saturday, June 26th, 2010

H. L. D. Mahindapala: The leadership struggle within the UNP is sharpening with more members urging the Leader, Ranil Wickremesinghe to quit as he cannot lead the party to victory. The latest attack comes from the Deputy Secretary General , Lakshman Seneviratne, who had replied to Wickremesinghe’s letter published in the Sunday Times (20/6/2009). In […]

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Ban Ki Moon or Diaspora has no moral right to speak behalf of Tamils in Sri Lanka -(Part 9 A)

Saturday, June 26th, 2010

Geethanjana Kudaligamage Rajapakse, regional politics, “Eurocentric Developmentalism” and the western hegemony  The western attack against Sri Lanka is a global effort. It is an attack instigated by the global minority of western countries with the help of some world institutions hijacked by the west like UNO. Therefore, our counter strategy also must be a global […]

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The 15 EU conditions: ‘Erode authority of the Govt. of Sri Lanka ‘ – Ministry of External Affairs

Saturday, June 26th, 2010

The Ministry of External Affairs, Sri Lanka Here are the 15 conditions spelt out by the European Commission for renewal of GSP+ and followed by response from the Ministry of External Affairs, Sri Lanka : 1. Reduction of the number of derogations to the ICCPR (International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights). 2. Take steps […]

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The Travels of a Journalist—36-LATINOS REPLACE BLACKS AS WATTS’ MAJORITY BUT IT REMAINS ONE OF L.A’S POOREST AREAS

Saturday, June 26th, 2010

By Shelton A. Gunaratne ©2010  The Watts Riots of 1965 were fresh in my memory when I first visited Los Angeles in December 1966 as a World Press Institute fellow. The WPI journalists visited the home of author Budd Schulberg (1914-2009) in Beverly Hills (1666 Beverly Drive) for a conversation with the man who wrote […]

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