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  • The giant behind the revival of Buddhism

    The giant behind the revival of Buddhism

    Our Most Venerable Hikkaduwe Sri Sumangala Thera was born on January 20, 1827. It was a dark era in the history of Sri Lanka where the country which suffered tremendously under the suffocating rule of Portuguese and Dutch colonists at..




  • The US war in Afghanistan: A historic crime

    The US war in Afghanistan: A historic crime

    US President Joe Biden announced on Wednesday that the American military intervention in Afghanistan will be brought to an end by September 11, 2021, and the last American soldier will leave that country several weeks before the 20th anniversary of..



  • New Geneva challenge: Chagie calls for united stand

    New Geneva challenge: Chagie calls for united stand

    Retired Maj. Gen. Chagie Gallage says the country should take a united stand at the Geneva-based United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) or face the consequences. The battle-tested Gajaba regiment veteran said that there shouldn’t be a difference of opinion whatsoever..


  • New Actors Taking Lessons from LTTE

    New Actors Taking Lessons from LTTE

    Indian security officials believe the interception of a Sri Lankan boat carrying 300 kilograms of heroin, five AK-47 guns and ammunition off the coast of Vizhinjam in Kerala in South India last week points to a network of narco-terrorism with..




  • Colombo Port and the 13A

    Colombo Port and the 13A

    When Milinda Moragoda was appointed as Sri Lanka’s High Commissioner in New Delhi, quite a few eyebrows were raised.  It was not because of any concern regarding his competence, but because of serious allegations of corruption against him running into..