Archive for July 28th, 2019

Advice to Opposition Leader, Opposition Presidential Candidate & Opposition ahead of elections

Sunday, July 28th, 2019

The regime change that took place in January 2015 has brought about unprecedented and shocking changes to Sri Lanka at virtually every level. In all probability those that make up what we were then promised was good governance – yahapalana, maybe themselves grinning & bearing the changes which they too know are threats to Sri […]

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The sound of the nation

Sunday, July 28th, 2019

Chandrasena Pandithage The name of Gotabaya Rajapaksha spread in the political arena in Sri Lanka like a wildfire.  This name blows island wide within a very short period uplifting the downfallen people’s mind. This political storm spreading a huge amount of high hopes in peace-loving people’s minds and fear and terrible feelings in underworld dirty […]

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A NAIL IN THE COFFIN OF TERRORISM

Sunday, July 28th, 2019

ALI SUKHANVER Contamination is a term used for the action or state of making or being made impure by polluting or poisoning. The target of this action of polluting or poisoning could be food, water, human minds, passions, thoughts, feelings and countless other things physical or metaphysical. I remember, somewhere in the first week of […]

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Sri Lanka Easter Sunday bombings likely to be NIA’s first case after amendment of Act, says MHA official

Sunday, July 28th, 2019

Courtesy FirstPost New Delhi: The Easter Sunday bombings case in Sri Lanka is likely to be the first case for the National Investigation Agency (NIA) to probe after Parliament amended an Act empowering it to investigate terror cases abroad, officials said on Sunday. With Parliament giving its nod to the the National Investigation Agency (Amendment) Bill on […]

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Maithri and Mahinda to come together for final talks

Sunday, July 28th, 2019

BY GAGANI WEERAKOON Courtesy Ceylon Today Archbishop of Colombo Malcolm Cardinal Ranjith feared that the investigations into the 21 April Easter Sunday bombings would be swept under the carpet and added that the attacks were part of an ‘international conspiracy’. Cardinal Ranjith was addressing a special mass at the newly renovated Katuwapitiya Roman Catholic Church, […]

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‘Garbage Without Borders’ – Lessons from Duterte’s waste war on Canada

Sunday, July 28th, 2019

Courtesy The Island One-time top government trade negotiator Gomi Senadhira, yesterday, called for tangible measures to solve the importantation of the British garbage to Sri Lanka. Senedhira, who had previously warned the government of dire consequences of importing of garbage of all sorts in accordance with the Sri Lanka-Singapore Free Trade Agreement (SL-SFTA) said tough […]

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Ex-top AG’s Dept officer warns of US Trojan Horse

Sunday, July 28th, 2019

Courtesy The Island Former People’s Alliance MP M M Zuhair, PC, yesterday, warned that proposed Status of Forces Agreement (SOFA) would transform Sri Lanka into a US military facility. Zuhair, who was a onetime top Attorney General’s Department officer and envoy to Teheran during the PA/UPFA administration said that the Acqusition and Cross Servicing Agreemment […]

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Reforms to Muslim Marriage and Divorce Act necessary – Jezima Ismail

Sunday, July 28th, 2019

Yoshitha Perera Courtesy The Daily Mirror Muslim women’s rights organisations around the country yesterday urged the government to implement necessary reforms to Muslim Marriage and Divorce Act (MMDA). Veteran Human Rights Activist Deshabandu Jezima Ismail addressing the media conference said that MMDA has been widely discussed for a long period with the current act permitting […]

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Industrial waste – The Central Environmental Authority (CEA) to take importers to Court

Sunday, July 28th, 2019

Sheain Fernandopulle Courtesy The Daily Mirror The Central Environmental Authority (CEA) will take legal action against those who imported the containers of industrial waste without the proper a licence resulting in a public outcry, CEA Director General Hemantha Jayasinghe said. He said Hayleys Free Zone Ltd., ETL Colombo (Pvt) Limited and Ceylon Metal Processing Corporation (Pvt) […]

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