Archive for September 7th, 2017

Revengeful Fonseka’s loathsome treachery

Thursday, September 7th, 2017

By : A.A.M.NIZAM – MATARA The asinine and moron Sarath Fonseka before he was sponsored by the American Ambassador in Sri Lanka Patricia Butenis to contest the Presidential Election of 2010 against Mr. Mahinda Rajapaksa was the most hated person in the Sri Lankan Army for the UNP politicians and was ridiculed and mercilessly attacked […]

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And we say ‘aye’ to no-confidence motions against ourselves….!

Thursday, September 7th, 2017

BY MALINDA SENEVIRATNE Time it was…and what a time it was…it was…a time of innocence…a time of confidences.  Long ago it must be…I have a photograph…preserve your memories… they’re all that’s left you.” That’s Simon and Garfunkel and it’s from their song ‘Bookends’ which speaks of aging and nostalgia.  The nostalgia part is something that we often […]

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Meal prices for Parliamentarians revised…….  News

Thursday, September 7th, 2017

Dr Sarath Obeysekera Poor little rich kids getting various allowances and other perks may go starving to reach Zero Size as they are all over grown ,Because they may eat less and less due to high prices .May even be that they may be taking a Rice Packet home which was earlier wrapped in polythene […]

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The Koran forbids Muslims to closely associate non-Muslims – Unfair Criticism

Thursday, September 7th, 2017

by A. Abdul Aziz. This is in reference to an article titled:  ARMED MUSLIM INSURGENTS STARTS VIOLENCE IN MYANMAR by Dr. Daya Hewapathirane (LW – 28.08.2017). In his lengthy article the writer throws number of criticism against Islam, quoting verses of Holy Qur’an here and there and put an image as if Qur’an promotes violence […]

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Sil redi case: Lalith, Anusha sentenced to RI and fined Convicts to appeal against judgment

Thursday, September 7th, 2017

By Chitra Weerarathne Courtesy The Island Colombo High Court Judge Gihan Kulatunga yesterday convicted Anusha Pelpita, former Director General of the Telecommunications Regulatory Commission (TRC) and the second accused Lalith Weeratunga, former Presidential Secretary and former Chairman of TRC, of misuse of state funds and aiding and abetting the same in spending Rs. 600 million on […]

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Constitution making process an American project – Tamara

Thursday, September 7th, 2017

By Maheesha Mudugamuwa Courtesy The Island ‘Good Governance’ had been coined by the IMF, World Bank and the US Treasury, as a political conditionality for the enslavement of indebted countries such as Sri Lanka, former Permanent Representative of Sri Lanka to the United Nations Office at Geneva Tamara Kunanayakam said on Wednesday. She said it had […]

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Tax made for Ghana thrust on Lanka *Even dowry and asset transfers from parents to children to be taxed *Not even assistance from President’s Fund will be spared

Thursday, September 7th, 2017

By Saman Indrajith Courtesy The Island JVP MP Sunil Handunnettii told Parliament yesterday that the Inland Revenue Bill has been designed to collect tax from each and every living citizen. Handunetti said the bill was so harmful to the people that the government should include the amendments submitted by the Opposition mitigate the adverse impact. He […]

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Bonds, white cloth and desertion

Thursday, September 7th, 2017

Editorial Courtesy The Island September 7, 2017, 9:55 pm No sooner had incriminating evidence of insider trading emerged before the presidential commission of inquiry probing the bond scams against Perpetual Treasuries bigwigs than the High Court judgment in the sil redi case was delivered on Thursday. Former Secretary to President Mahinda Rajapaksa and ex-Chairman of the […]

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New Constitution shouldn’t undermine war victory: Gota

Thursday, September 7th, 2017

Lahiru Pothmulla Courtesy The Daily Mirror A new Constitution or Parliament shouldn’t be allowed to reverse the victories which were accomplished by uniting the country after defeating terrorism, former Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa said. Speaking at the launch of ‘Eliya’ (light) Forum in Colombo on Wednesday, Mr. Rajapaksa said people fear that the accomplished victories would […]

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Numbers game, Not policies that matter

Thursday, September 7th, 2017

M.S.M.Ayub Courtesy The Daily Mirror Two months ago, the supporters of former President Mahinda Rajapaksa in Parliament, who call themselves the Joint Opposition, claimed that 18 Parliament members of the Maithri faction of the Sri Lanka Freedom party (SLFP) were to join hands with them. But nobody has defected from the incumbent President’s faction to the […]

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Toppling the govt conspiracy not needed – Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena

Thursday, September 7th, 2017

By Prageeth Sampath Courtesy Ceylon Today The United People’s Freedom Alliance (UPFA) Member of Parliament Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena says Mahinda Rajapaksa carried out development work while the war was being fought. “He ended the war and carried out massive development projects in the country. He built ports, airports, and expressways. If Rajapaksa had not built them, […]

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Calls to remove Confederate Statues reopens accountability for European Colonial European White Supremacy & Church crimes

Thursday, September 7th, 2017

Shenali D Waduge An unexpected turn of events gives hope that even after over 500 years the crimes committed by European explorers and the Church will be exposed and lead to an overdue accountability, apology & compensation. As Confederate Statues are being brought down including those of statues of Christopher Columbus, it should take the […]

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The distasteful statement by the Minister, Field Marshall Sarath Foneska on war crimes.

Thursday, September 7th, 2017

MEDIA RELEASE.Global Sri Lankan Forum Australia The statement of the Minister Sarath Fonseka that he would volunteer to testify against Gen.  Jagath Jaysooriya, if called upon to prove that the latter had committed war crimes,  is indeed distasteful and impetuous. The Minister has repeatedly said on previous occasions that the Defence forces did not commit […]

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India’s confusion over its territories, despite its past failures

Thursday, September 7th, 2017

S. Akurugoda As per media reports, the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) has received an assurance from India that it will support the ongoing constitutional making process until it could be brought to a successful conclusion. According to the  said news item,  TNA  Leader Sampanthan has urged  the Indian Foreign Minister to exert pressure to the […]

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නලින් ද සිල්ව නැමති පුහු චින්තකයා.

Thursday, September 7th, 2017

බෝධි ධනපාල, කිබෙක්,  කැනඩාව නලින් ද සිල්වා මයා ගැන ලංකාවෙබ් ප්ත්‍රයෙහි පලවෙන ලිපි බලා ඔහු පිලිබඳව මගේ අත් දැකීම් ද  සටහන් කිරීමට සිතුනි. සිල්වා මහතා කොලඹ විශ්ව විද්‍යාලයෙන් ගණිතය සඳහා බී එස් සී උපාධියක් ලබා ගත්තේය. එය ගැන ලියමින් සිල්වා මහතා කිව්වේ ඔහු සිංහල බෞධ ආචාර්ය වරුන්ගෙන් කිසිවක් උගත්තේ නැති බවය. එදාත්, (අදත්) ඔහුට සිංහල […]

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Nila Maha Yodaya praised

Thursday, September 7th, 2017

By Rohana R. Wasala Excellent! Thank you, you anonymous scholar  writing under the pen name Nila Maha Yodaya  (Lankaweb/September 6, 2017) සිල්වාගේ ප්‍රශ්නය – කතෝලික බැතිමතුන්ට ආගමේ අය යයි කියන්නේ ඇයි? පිලිතුර– වචනයේ පරිසමාර්ත අර්ථයෙන්ම  කතෝලික ආගම ආගමකි. කතෝලික අය බෞද්ධගම් කාරයින්ට කියන්නේ අන්‍යාආගම් කාරයින් කියායි Yes, I for one, agree with your answer to […]

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