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Reconciliation efforts in fractured Digana

The multi-ethnic and multi-religious region of Digana, Pallekelle and Balagolla in the Kandy district is a tinder-box with simmering ethnic tensions ready to explode into racial riots,


Thirty-two damaged shops rebuilt in Minuwangoda

The World Memon Organisation and a Federation of Colombo Mosques paid Rs 20 million to rebuild shops owned by both Sinhalese and Muslims


The Shafi saga: Is it just Islamophobia?

If his accusers are right then Dr. Segu Siyabdeen Mohamed Shafi is guilty of one of the most heinous crimes in the annals of Sri Lanka’s criminal history.