Archive for June, 2013

Reply to Dayan: In Sri Lanka the Lunatic Fringe is Minoritarianism

Saturday, June 29th, 2013

Dilrook Kannangara There’s nothing more dangerous than an unemployed diplomatic loose cannon. Anti-Sinhala racist ranting of Dayan Jayatilleka has taken a turn for the worse lately with the increased awareness of the masses of the dangers of 13A. As the self proclaimed guardian of the wretched 13A, Dayan is using his anti-Sinhala racism to drum […]

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Re:’ A Sri Lanka Summit Discredits The Commonwealth – Gedeon Richman – Financial Times 24th June ‘13

Saturday, June 29th, 2013

Dr. Chula Rajapakse MNZM FRCP/FRACP Spokesperson United Sri Lanka Association, Gideon Rachman has brought discredit to the Financial Times by echoing the Goebellian rhetoric of the Tiger diaspora that has now shown to be patently untrue, & aimed at falsely discrediting and destabilizing Sri Lanka. Numerous parliamentary delegations,especially from the Australia and the UK  have […]

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Travels of a journalist [2013 Series #7] Kiri Banda offers polos for lunch As we hobnob in Uda Iriyagama

Saturday, June 29th, 2013

By Shelton Gunaratne, author of Village Life in the Forties: Memories of a Lankan Expatriate (Bloomington, IN: iUniverse) We, my spouse and I, were enthused about continuing our “detective” skills for finding our “lost” kith and kin, as evident from our exploits in Matara and Bandarawela. So, when we sat down for breakfast at Kandy […]

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The need to end the danger of leaving the destiny of the nation entirely in the hands of politicians -Part 11

Friday, June 28th, 2013

Dr Sudath Gunasekara (SLAS) Retired Permanent secretary and President Senior Citizens Movement Mahanuwara 28.6.2013   (leaving the destiny of the nation entirely in the hands of politicians is just like leaving a hen-house for a pack of hungry foxes for safe keeping) A breakaway group led by SWRD Bandaranaike in the UNP formed the SLFP […]

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FOREMOST ADVERSARY OF OUR NATION

Friday, June 28th, 2013

Dr. Daya Hewapathirane OVERVIEW Historic records attest that, since 230 BCE, Sri Lanka was invaded as much as seventeen times by South Indian Dravidian Tamil-speaking invaders. These Tamil invaders ruthlessly wiped out entire Sinhala villages along their way to Anuradhapura and Polonnaruwa, the royal capitals of the  Sinhala Buddhist kingdoms of the past. They ransacked […]

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IS SRI LANKAN CHURCH MANAGEMENT A PATRIOTIC ORGANIZATION? Is it Sacrosanct?

Friday, June 28th, 2013

By M D PATHMASIRI DISSANAYAKE This article is not intended to create religious disharmony in any shape or form, instead to provide a forum to determine whether the Catholic/Christian Church movement in Sri Lanka is a genuine partner with love and commitment for safeguarding the territorial integrity of Sri Lanka. By contrast, the Buddhist monks […]

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The need to end the danger of leaving the destiny of the nation entirely in the hands of politicians

Thursday, June 27th, 2013

Dr Sudath Gunasekara (SLAS) Retired Permanent secretary and President Senior Citizens Council Mahanuwara 30.5.2013                                         (Politicians are a crafty pack of hungry wolves ruling over a bunch of stupid asses)  Part 1 This note is an attempt to look at the political parties and politicians in this country and examine the danger of leaving the […]

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An Indian Subservient President Still Heroic in Domestic Gallery

Thursday, June 27th, 2013

Dilrook Kannangara The same product can be sold in two different markets for two different prices if and only if there is information asymmetry. That is one market doesn’t know the happenings in the other market (generally the stronger one). Unscrupulous traders thrive making use of this doctrine. They sell goods at exuberant prices to unsuspecting buyers, […]

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13 Amendment should be removed, and replace PCs with a people friendly Regional Administration.

Thursday, June 27th, 2013

By Charles.S.Perera  Those who have a personal agenda are against the removal of the 13th Amendment.  The 13th Amendment is now an anti dated legislature.  It was introduced for another purpose at another time.  Even at the time it was introduced into the Constitution the 13 Amendment did not serve the purpose for which it […]

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Does India think Sri Lanka is an Indian colony or her latest peripheral state?

Thursday, June 27th, 2013

Dr Sudath Gunasekara (SLAS)  In the wake of continuous Indian bullying and interference in internal matters of this country ranging from road and house building, health, education and employment for Tamils only, settlement and land alienation policies, delimitation of political divisions to governance and Constitution making, politics, foreign policy of the country and having created, […]

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Article titled ‘A Sri Lankan summit discredits the Commonwealth’ of June 24, 2013 by Gideon Rachman

Thursday, June 27th, 2013

Mahinda Gunasekera Agincourt, Ontario Canada  I am writing with reference to the above article written by a little known correspondent named Gideon Rachman published in your journal of June 24, 2013, wherein he makes derogatory comments on Sri Lanka citing several unsubstantiated allegations.  The highly exaggerated guesstimate of 40,000 civilians being killed in the final […]

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රට බෙදන පළාත් සභා එපා රණවිරුවන් දිවිපුදා රැකි එකීය මව්බිම සුරකිමු.

Thursday, June 27th, 2013

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Life Abroad – Part 32:Old country

Thursday, June 27th, 2013

Dr. Tilak Fernando Revisiting my old haunts has been a tremendous experience starting from a weird encounter at the Bandaranaike International Airport in Colombo where a panicked passenger on Flight WY 0372 on May 26, 2013 had removed my baggage inadvertently after going through the security screening machine before I could pick my bags. In […]

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Buddhist Diplomacy in PM Sirimavo Bandaranaike’s Foreign Policy won World Respect for Sri Lanka

Wednesday, June 26th, 2013

Shenali D Waduge No post “”…” independent Government won as much global plaudits for Sri Lanka’s foreign policy as during the time when Mrs. Sirimavo Bandaranaike was Prime Minister. The country witnessed a string of foreign policy successes one after the other mainly during her first two terms of office i.e. 1960 “”…” 1965, and 1970 […]

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Commonwealth Summit in Sri Lanka – Response to FT’s Gideon Rachman

Wednesday, June 26th, 2013

Shenali D Waduge The Financial Times has posted an article by Gideon Rachman who claims that foreign leaders should feel sick about accepting hospitality from a government whose human rights records are grim.  Rachman goes on to say that the “sins” of the Sri Lankan Government are not merely being ignored but are about to […]

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DEW Gunasekara, Tissa Vitharana, Vasudeva Nanayakkara, Reginald Cooray and Rajitha Senaratne in support of 13Amendment.

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013

By Charles.S.Perera  It is a shame to see these Senior Ministers of the Government of the  left and the old UNP defending the 13A.  LSSP always fought for loss causes without gaining any thing in return.  Dew Gunasekara spoke of their canvassing Jaffna for elections, which they said proudly that the JVP and the JHU […]

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Decolonize Cricket: Re-name UDRS as the Weeraratna Rule

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013

Shenali D Waduge The ICC Champions Trophy has concluded and a feature article in a Sunday newspaper titled Recognition of the Authorship of UDRS  by a cricket observer, showcases some key facts that we need to take cognizance of in the realm of sports, particularly in the game of cricket. The old club colonial mentality […]

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C W W Kannangara remembered in Ottawa

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013

By Rajendra Alwis Dr. C W W Kannangara Under the auspices of “ƒ”¹…”Hela Hamuwa’, along with the blessings of the Sri Lankan scholars and the High Commission of Sri Lanka, “Father of free education in Sri Lanka”, Dr. C W W Kannangara, was commemorated in Ottawa, on July 15, at the Heron Community Center. The […]

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ජාතික රුධිර මධ්‍යස්ථානයේ “ජාන හා පටක සැසදුම් රසායනාගාරය” තුල සිදුවෙමින් පවතින අක්‍රමිකතා

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013

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Sri Lanka’s National Security Concerns

Sunday, June 23rd, 2013

By Hon. Gotabhaya Rajapaksa, Defence Secretary, Sri Lanka Defence.lk, June 13, 2013 I welcome you to this lecture under the National Interest Module of the inaugural MPhil/PhD Programme of the Kotelawala Defence University. The topic of this lecture is “Sri Lanka’s National Security Concerns”. As we all know, Sri Lanka is one of the most […]

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TNA wants Northern Province governor replaced: Does anyone need to pay heed to TNA demands?

Sunday, June 23rd, 2013

Asada M Erpini  The Tamil National Alliance(TNA) yesterday called for “the Northern Province Governor Major General (Rtd) G.A. Chandrasiri to be replaced with a civilian”, according to reports in the media on 23 June. Is there any reason to take the demands, threats and the lamentations of the TNA seriously?  The simple answer is “No”. […]

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The UK Should Hang Its Head In Shame Over The Tolerance Of LTTE Activists!

Sunday, June 23rd, 2013

Insight By Sunil Kumar June 26th 2013The recent turn of events which saw some attrocious behaviousr by Tamil Tiger activists in the UK during Sri Lanka’s Champion’s Trophy cricket final at Cardiff, Wales brings to bear the apathy on the part of the British authorities who do not seem to have prioritised the importance of  […]

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How would the University students manage to cook without any basic cooking experience?

Sunday, June 23rd, 2013

Dr Hector Perera      London When the children are growing up with the parents they insist their children on education more than anything else because they are the future. It is a duty of the parents to do everything to their children and too much to mention what they are. When some children grow up, they […]

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Travels of a journalist [2013 Series #6] Saga of Bandarawela Bappa: We ‘detect’ his wife in Diyatalawa

Sunday, June 23rd, 2013

By Shelton Gunaratne, author of Village Life in the Forties: Memories of a Lankan Expatriate (Bloomington, IN: iUni I dramatized the exploits of Bandarawela Bappa or Punchi Thepal Mahattaya in Chapter 5 of my Village Life in the Forties. The memories that I have of him are still those of a “young, handsome man with […]

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International law is Eurocentric and Colonial – Time to change

Saturday, June 22nd, 2013

Shenali D Waduge How many would agree that imperialism hasn’t ended and it is found in what we know today as “international law”? The stark reality is that decolonization took place ONLY AFTER the former empires established another means of retaining control “”…” that mode was international law. International law propagated by the West is […]

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Dayan Jayatillake: A Rebel without a Worthy Cause

Saturday, June 22nd, 2013

Dilrook Kannangara Dayan has had a very eventful political life. One common theme running through his life is that he has been jumping from one camp to another, leaving his allies in misery. They are the depictions of various stages of Indian involvement in the island nation. His historical allegiances made what he is today. […]

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“Choose your words better Mr. Harper.” Says a Canadian (probably)

Saturday, June 22nd, 2013

Asada M Erpini It is reported that the severe flooding in Western Calgary in Canada has led to around 75,000 people being evacuated from their homes, according to media reports on 22 June. And, what does Canada’s Prime Minister “”…” yes, the same Stephen Harper who has so much to pontificate to “ƒ”¹…”bad boy’ Sri […]

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Recognition of Authorship of UDRS – Conspiracy of Silence detrimental to Sri Lanka

Saturday, June 22nd, 2013

by Cricket Observer     When the odds were mounting against Sri Lanka in the second semi “”…” final match of the ICC Champions Trophy played between India v Sri Lanka at Cardiff on June 20, 2013, both Mahela Jayawardene and Angelo Mathews successfully reviewed two close lbw calls each, and survived for a little […]

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Gang rape in India: Indian Prime Minister has his work cut out

Saturday, June 22nd, 2013

Asada M Erpini  Just two days ago you were reported to be dismayed that Sri Lanka was planning to tone down the 13th Amendment to the Constitution of Sri Lanka. Please forget about Sri Lanka: Sri Lanka has enough capable people to manage its affairs.  There is this piece of news that I came across […]

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Friends of Syria?

Saturday, June 22nd, 2013

Michelle Alexander “Friends of Syria” is a collective of nations and bodies that meet periodically to discuss the issue of Syria outside the UN Security Council. The last meeting has put pressure on what action the US Government should take, particularly the specifics of aid to the Syrian rebels. The rebels are pressing for heavy […]

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