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  • From Sri Lanka, questions about wars

    From Sri Lanka, questions about wars

    (Courtesy of The Hindu 20th November 2013)

    The real question in the debate over India’s Sri Lanka policy isn’t whether it is pragmatic or ethical. It goes, instead, to the heart of the ethics of the wars our country fights,


  • Open Letter to Deepak Obhrai comments

    Open Letter to Deepak Obhrai comments

    Hon. Deepak Obhrai, MP

    Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs

    House of Commons, Ottawa, Ontario

    Dear Deepak:

    I have just read your Conservative spin about Sri Lanka in today’s BRANDON SUN’s National Breaking News, a Canadian Press news …


  • Cameron’s hypocrisy

    Cameron’s hypocrisy

    Who shall we bomb next?

    David Cameron has questioned Sri Lanka’s human rights record before the Commonwealth Summit begins on Friday, yet another example of the intrusive arrogance that goes hand-in-hand with NATO foreign policy, yet another example of sheer …


  • KATINA PINKAMA AT NAVATKKULI TEMPLE IN JAFFNA

    KATINA PINKAMA AT NAVATKKULI TEMPLE IN JAFFNA

    A Katina Pinkama was held in the Jaffna peninsula by the Sinhala Buddhists after thirty years at the newly established Navatkkuli Buddhist Temple on 6th November 2013. The temple is situated within the Sinhala settlement consists of the Sinhala people …


  • Canada: Hypocrites ‘R Us

    Canada: Hypocrites ‘R Us

    By Yves Engler

    September 16, 2013 “Information Clearing House – Somewhere in the Lester B. Pearson Building, Canada’s foreign affairs headquarters, must be a meeting room with the inscription “The World Should Do as We Say, Not As We Do” …



  • Twelve Q’s for CH 4 by THE NATION

    Twelve Q’s for CH 4 by THE NATION

    ‘The Nation’ calls on any Channel 4 employee currently in Sri Lanka to respond to the following questions:

    1. By Channel 4’s own admission videos produced on Sri Lanka are based on footage from a collection of images gathered by …



  • Open letter to British PM Cameron

    Open letter to British PM Cameron

    Dear Mr. Cameron,

    We Sri Lankans deeply appreciate your decision not only to participate in the CHOGM but to visit the North to get first hand information on the human rights violations of the Tamils by the(Sinhala) govt.
    It is …