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  • Foreign Ministry’s Shocking Silence In Geneva

    Foreign Ministry’s Shocking Silence In Geneva

    The 36th session of the UN Human Rights Council closed just a few days back, on the 29th of September. At that session, there were allegations of genocide, systematic discrimination, rape and torture in custody, extrajudicial killings and militarization leveled …





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  • The parable of Lute and devolution

    The parable of Lute and devolution

    A very thought provoking pragmatic debate ended today(11th Sept.) between Dr. Dayan Jayatillake(DJ) and Emeritus Professor Dr. G.H.Peiris (GP) in the Colombo Telegraph and in The Island newspaper, concerning the devolution of political power in Sri Lanka. There appears to …





  • Gang rape of democracy

    Gang rape of democracy

    Courtesy of The Island

    What we witnessed last Wednesday was, not to put too fine a point on it, gang rape of democracy. The Bar Association of Sri Lanka (BASL) has frowned on the manner in which the yahapalana government …