Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, Speaker Karu Jayasuriya, Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera and former President Chandrika Kumaratunga who want devolution of power have to work together to meet the Nationalist challenge posed by Gotabaya Rajapaksa
The Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) formally threw its hat into the ring yesterday as it announced the candidacy of leader Anura Kumara Dissanayake.
Today is International Youth Day; a day described as the United Nations as the “annual celebration of the role of young women and men as essential partners in change”
A certain rhetoric that connects violence to the idea of the state and the nation continually legitimises and normalises acts of hate and aggression.
Not a lot was known about the Bar Reef in Kalpitiya until recently. However, before we learned its value, we had nearly lost it forever.
The battle begins as Sri Lanka's major political formations announce alliances and name candidates ahead of Presidential elections.
As we enter into the election year and matters get serious we can see a battle being waged for the Sinhala Right-Wing vote.
Let us establish one ground rule for this exposition. As the Buddha himself requested just prior to parinibbana, let his noble teaching be our master in this discussion.
The most venerable Warakagoda Sri Gnanarathana thero Mahanayake of the Asgiriya chapter has announced that his recent remarks, have been misconstrued and distorted.
In Sri Lanka, we are trapped in a new Stone-age. An age of stoning. Or to be precise, we are now in an age fascinated with the idea of stoning people to death.