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  • Tamara: Why was West silent on wrongdoings of former regime

    Tamara: Why was West silent on wrongdoings of former regime

    (By Courtesy of The Island)
    By Tamara Kunnayakam

    Tamara Kunanayakam, Economist, Expert on international affairs, Former Ambassador/Permanent Representative of Sri Lanka to the UN at Geneva, Former Chairperson/Rapporteur of the UN Intergovernmental Working Group on the Right to Development yesterday …

  • By K. Ratnayake

    on 21st Jan 2015

    (Courtesy of

    Fresh evidence has emerged pointing to a concerted international effort behind the defeat of Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapakse in the country’s presidential election on January 8. Reuters reported …

  • Flawed debate; sidetracked issues

    Flawed debate; sidetracked issues

    (Courtesy of The Island)

    It is with a sense of gratitude that I read the ‘Opinion’ titled ‘A Flawed Argument’ by Savitri Goonesekere in last Friday’s issue of The Island, in which she has explained that it is not the …

  • January 8th conspiracy defeated

    January 8th conspiracy defeated

    President of the “Yuthukama Sanwaada Kavaya” (Responsibility Discussion Circle) Gevindu Kumaratunga says Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe failed to fulfil pledges given on 8 January 2015.“The new government came into being to halt the huge destruction that was taking place under …