Author Archive for RANJITH SOYSA

IT IS SRI PADA NOT ADAM’S PEAK

Tuesday, August 25th, 2020

RANJITH SOYSA Jackson Anthony, the well-known actor, a commentator on his recent YOUTUBE presentation has touched on the national weakness of attempting to ape the foreigners or more specifically our attempt to act as the Singlish rather than be ourselves, His program on Sri Pada becoming Adam’s peak to many reminds us the story of […]

More >

THANK YOU, THE NATIONALIST MINDED TRADE UNIONS,

Friday, July 3rd, 2020

RANJITH SOYSA We have reached an unenviable situation as regards the Eastern Terminal of the Colombo harbour that we are unable to move ahead, We are told that that it is due to the agreement entered into with India by the previous government and also it is reported that the pressure is exerted by a […]

More >

Reference the article of Dr Nirmala Chandrahasen ( The Island 12 June)

Tuesday, June 16th, 2020

RANJITH SOYSA The Editor The Island, Reference the article of Dr Nirmala Chandrahasen (  The Island 12 June), I wish to draw the attention of the readers to the very important fact that the Presidential Task Forces was appointed for the survey and preservation of archaeological sites in the EAST. Therefore , any discussion on […]

More >

HOOLE’S BULL

Sunday, June 7th, 2020

RANJITH SOYSA It is reported that Ratnajeevan Hoole, the commissioner of the Elections Commission has told a TV station that Sri Lanka Podu Jana Peramuna ( SLPP) had been criticizing him and is against democracy and therefore the people should not vote for the party. The members of the independent Election commission are considered as […]

More >

Mr HUGH McDermott, Your statement on the SRI LANKAN victory day

Tuesday, May 19th, 2020

RANJITH SOYSA ATTN-   Mr  HUGH McDermott ALP member for Prospect YOUR MISLEADING STATEMENT ON THE 11TH ANNIVERSARY OF SRI LANKA GOVERNMENT’S VICTORY OVER THE TAMIL TIGER TERRORIST ORGANIZATION IS A DIRECT INSULT TO THE VAST MAJORITY OF PEACEFUL AUSTRALIANS OF SRI LANKAN ORIGIN WHO STILL MAINTAIN THEIR LINKS WITH SRI LANKA. WE WOULD LIKE TO […]

More >

SILENT PRAYER FOR THE WAR HEROES AND THOUSANDS WHO SACRIFICED THEIR LIVES TO DEFEAT THE TAMIL TIGERS

Monday, May 18th, 2020

RANJITH SOYSA When we commemorate the victory over terrorism and separatism achieved in the fight to preserve unitary Sri Lanka, it is necessary to remember with gratitude the sacrifices made by our war heroes. Thousands of members of the armed forces were killed and thousands sill live in their homes or at special caring units […]

More >

WHY NOT USE HELA VEDAKAMA TO COUNTER COVID 19 AND TO CREATE AN ECONOMIC TRANSITION

Monday, April 27th, 2020

RANJITH SOYSA We hear many a good story about how Hela Vedakama can restore immunization in the human body from Hela Suwaya school of medicine. The time tested methods are available to our citizens in these times of fear to protect them from a virus for which there is hardly any treatment except vaccinations under […]

More >

ENFANT TERRIBLE

Friday, April 17th, 2020

RANJITH SOYSA Mr Ahmed Shaheed, ‘Special Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief’ had recently addressed a letter to the President of Sri Lanka adverting to the Government including the SL Health authorities’ decision to bury COVID 9 victims and freedom of religion and the rights of minorities. We have had the experience of many a […]

More >

COVID 19 AS A PROTECTION

Monday, March 30th, 2020

RANJITH SOYSA Digressing from the plight brought about by the  COVID 19, I wish to draw the attention of your readers to an important item discussed in the Island, issue of 23rd March. It was referring to the British High Commissioner who was said to be too busy to comment on his alleged intervention in […]

More >

The High Commissioner UNHRC , a penny for your thoughts

Friday, February 28th, 2020

RANJITH SOYSA UNHRC High Commissioner as expected has rejected the Hon Dinesh Gunawardane’s disapproval of Resolution 30/3 co -sponsored by the UNP Government. She has opted to sit with the critics of Sri Lanka and questioned that Sri Lanka has not addressed impunity for past violations and nor undertaken security sector reforms . She firmly […]

More >

UNHRC RESOULTION 30/1 WAS TO CREATE INSATBILTY FOR INTERVENTION

Thursday, February 20th, 2020

RANJITH SOYSA The President, the Foreign Minister and the Government deserve a big bouquet of thanks from the people of Sri Lanka for the stand taken to disassociate with the UNHRC resolution 30/1 which was co-sponsored by the previous Government. The said resolution was based on a load of misinformation supplied by the LTTE fronts, […]

More >

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL ON A WILD-GOOSE CHASE

Tuesday, February 11th, 2020

RANJITH SOYSA Amnesty International continues with its tirade against Sri Lanka by going off their rocker again in their recent statement in 2020.( AI review of 2019 issued on 20th Jan 2020) For AI almost everything is rotten in Sri Lanka especially the policies and programs adopted by Sri Lanka for the protection of its […]

More >

Sri Lankan Nataional Anthem

Wednesday, January 1st, 2020

RANJITH SOYSA It is reported that the DMK, Tamil Nadu’s major Opposition Party and it’s BJP alley, THE PMK have expressed their opposition to Sri Lankan government’s opinion that it is not necessary to sing the Sri Lankan national anthem in Tamil at the forthcoming Independence Day celebrations. While we reject the view point of […]

More >

False complaint made by the Swiss embassy in Sri Lanka to tarnish the image of the government and the people of Sri Lanka.

Friday, December 20th, 2019

Ranjith Soysa Spokesperson – SPUR , Victoria We refer to a recent statement made by the Swiss Federal Department of  Foreign Affairs alleging that due process was not followed by the Sri  Lankan law enforcement authorities when investigating the alleged abduction of an employee of the Swiss embassy, Garnier Banister Francis aka Sriyalatha Perera. If […]

More >

Responsibility to roar for the Country.

Thursday, November 28th, 2019

RANJITH SOYSA Dinesh Guanwardana has the key on his shoulder  when he was appointed  in recognition of his ability, honesty and unquestionable patriotism , to the key position of the Minister for Foreign Affairs. He will have a lot in his plate as he has to undo the damage caused to the independence and sovereignty […]

More >

DO NOT ENDORSE THE MILLENNIUM CHALLENGE CORPORATION BILL

Sunday, November 3rd, 2019

RANJITH SOYSA We would like to request the President in connection with the highly irregular and  ‘unethical’ manner in which the Prime Minister and the ministers have approved the above bill when the country is facing an election to choose the President to take over the affairs of the country. According to section 42 of […]

More >

A shot in the arm

Friday, October 18th, 2019

RANJITH SOYSA It was indeed a source of hope and encouragement to hear the statement of Presidential candidate , Gotabaya Rajapakse that he intends to reject the UNHRC resolution co-sponsored by the Yahapalanay government in Oct 2015  which created a world record by sponsoring and adverse ruling on its own country. The resolution was based […]

More >

A shot in the arm

Wednesday, October 16th, 2019

RANJITH SOYSA It was indeed a source of hope and encouragement to hear the statement of Presidential candidate, Gotabaya Rajapakse that he intends to reject the UNHRC resolution co-sponsored by the Yahapalanay government in Oct 2015  which created a world record by sponsoring and adverse ruling on its own country. The resolution was based on […]

More >

THE NIGGERS IN THE WOODPILE

Friday, October 11th, 2019

RANJITH SOYSA With the statements issued recently by ex solicitor general Dilrukshi Wickramasinghe and another former solicitor gen Suhada Gamlath, it is very clear that there had been a cabal of vicious Ministers , the supportive politicians and government servants working in hand and glove under Yahapalanya Plan who were involved in a political witch […]

More >

US concerned about the appointment of new army chief

Wednesday, August 21st, 2019

RANJITH SOYSA US Ambassador while expressing her concerns regards the appointment of Gen Shavendra de Silva, a valiant soldier and exemplary leader who fought a war against the  so-called invincible Tamil Tigers, the world’s most brutal terrorist group and helped to restore the law and order for 20 million Sri Lankas condescendingly says it should […]

More >

Gurukanda Raja Maha Viharaya , Mullativu

Thursday, July 11th, 2019

Ranjith Soysa The Director General of Archaeology confirmed in Mullativu Magistrate courts before the Magistrate S L. Kumar that Guru Kanda Viharaya in Nayaru on the basis of historical and archaeological evidence dates back to 2000 years, He further emphasized that the building of a new Hindu kovil inside the historical site was illegal. The […]

More >

THE SHEEP IS HANGED AS A LAMB

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2019

RANJITH SOYSA A number of prominent personalities who pounce on the Sinhala Buddhists at the drop of a hat, has denounced vehemently Mahanayke thero of Asgiriya regarding his recent statement alleging that he wanted ‘ the Muslims to be stoned . Among, those who reviled was one prominent NGO activist  who wanted legal action be […]

More >

SELLING SRI LANKA AND HER POPULACE

Monday, June 17th, 2019

RANJITH SOYSA I wish to refer to the EditorialS of the Island and recent articles by Neville Laduawahetty and Dr Wasnatha Bandra  in the Island on the subject of international agreements signed in ‘secrecy’ by the  government in handing over  our assets and our people to the foreign governments especially to the USA and India. […]

More >

HUNGRY DOGS WILL EAT DIRTY PUDDINGS

Friday, April 26th, 2019

RANJITH SOYSA In its efforts to complete investigations into the Easter Day carnage and to revamp the national intelligence services the Government is obviously seeking the assistance of the FBI and other similar organizations in the West and India. The government should first draw up suitable guidelines when seeking such  advise to prevent the situation […]

More >

JULIAN ASSANGE WHO SPOKE THE TRUTH AND SHAMED THE DEVIL

Monday, April 15th, 2019

RANJITH SOYSA Julain Assange who revealed sordid aspects of West ‘s diplomacy including on the ‘war on terrorism’ in keeping with the principles of investigative journalism is hounded by the British Police. If not for Assange and his indefatigable production of Wikileaks many political and diplomatic sins committed by the leading Western ‘democracies ‘ would […]

More >

Chagos Islands: UN Court defends will of the people

Sunday, March 10th, 2019

RANJITH SOYSA March 8, 2019, 12:00 pm The UN’s highest court recently ruled that the UK’s claim of sovereignty over the Chagos Islands is illegal. It was stated that the UK’s continued administration of the islands “constitutes a wrongful act entailing the international responsibility of that state”. Mauritius reported to the courts that the UK forced […]

More >

SAMANTHA P SAID, HOPE SRI LANKA WILL CREATE A CIVILIZED SOCIETY; BUT THE WEST IGNORES UN COURT DECISION AND THE WILL OF THE PEOPLE

Friday, March 8th, 2019

RANJITH SOYSA The UN ‘s highest court recently ruled that the UK’s claim of sovereignty of the Chagos Isands is illegal. It was stated that the UK’s continued administration of the islands ” constitutes a wrongful act entailing the international responsibility of that state”. Mauritius reported to the courts that the UK forced her to […]

More >

රියර් අද්මිරාල් වසන්ත කරන්නාගොඩ මහතා අත්අඩංගුවට ගැනීමට සුදානම් වීමට විරුද්ධව අප විසින් අතිගරු ජනාධිපති මෛත්‍රීපාල සිරිසේන මහතා වෙත බාර දුන් ලිපිය.

Wednesday, February 20th, 2019

ගෝලීය ශ්‍රී ලංකා සංසදය  හිතවත් මිත්‍රවරුනි,  වර්තමාන රජය විසින් ඉතා සූක්ෂම ලෙස රනවිරුවන් දඩයම ජයටම කරගෙන යන බව ඔබ දන්නා කරුණක්.  ජඩපාලන රජය ගන්නට යන නවතම බිල්ල හිටපු නාවික හමුදාපති අද්මිරාල් වසන්ත කරන්නාගොඩ මහතායි. මේ පිළිබඳව අතිගරු ජනාධිපතිතුමා දැනුවත් කිරීම සඳහා මෙහි අමුනා ඇති ලිපිය අප විසින් ඉදිරිපත් කරන ලද අතර ඒ පිළිබඳව මහජනතාව වන […]

More >

ශ්‍රී ලoකා ‘ඔරුමිත්ත නාඩුව’ – යෝජිත ව්‍යවස්ථාව හඳුන්වාදෙන මැඩපැවැත්විය නොහැකි ෆෙඩරල් රාජ්‍යය

Sunday, February 3rd, 2019

ආචාර්ය දසරත් ජයසූරිය සභාපති ‘ස්පර්‘ මාධ්‍යය නිවේදනය – ජනවාරි 2019 ශ්‍රී ලoකා ‘ඔරුමිත්ත නාඩුව’ – යෝජිත ව්‍යවස්ථාව හඳුන්වාදෙන මැඩපැවැත්විය නොහැකි ෆෙඩරල් රාජ්‍යය ශ්‍රී ලoකාවේ සාමය, ඒකීය භාවය සහ මානව අයිතීන් රැකීම උදෙසා, දැනට අවුරුදු  විස්සකට අධික කාලයක් ඕස්ට්‍රේලියාවේ  සිට කටයුතු කරනු ලබන, දේශහිතෛශී ශ්‍රී ලාoකිකයින්ගෙන් සැදුම්ලත්  ‘ස්පර්’ නමින් හදුන්වන අප සoවිධානය, ශ්‍රී ලoකාව තුල හා ඉන් පිටත […]

More >

Defence Secretary’s unusual request to the expatriate Tamils

Friday, January 25th, 2019

RANJITH SOYSA Spokesperson SPUR Victoria According to a recent report published , the Defence Secretary , Hemasiri Fernando has invited expatriate Tamils to contact the Defence Ministry to report about the credible atrocities committed by the security forces. This is indeed a strange attempt to offer sacrifices under the delusion that Mr Hemasiri Fernando is […]

More >

Copyright © 2020 LankaWeb.com. All Rights Reserved. Powered by Wordpress