Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Thu, 08/27/2015 - 05:52
Paper No. 5997 Dated 27-Aug-2015
Col R Hariharan
After the din of recently concluded general election in Sri Lanka is over, the United National Party leader Ranil Wickremesinghe has been sworn in as Sri Lanka’s prime minister. He is poised to work with a national unity government. There are eight takeaways from the election and its aftermath that can help in visualising the future course of events in the island nation.
Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Tue, 08/11/2015 - 10:06
Paper No. 5986 Dated 11-Aug-2015
By Prof. Sarvan
The above (hereafter, Report) is “dedicated to the survivors who trusted us enough to tell us about their darkest days in the hope of saving others from the same fate”.
Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Tue, 08/11/2015 - 05:14
Paper No. 5985 Dated 11-Aug-2015
By Col. R. Hariharan
Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Sat, 08/01/2015 - 11:08
Paper No. 5979 Dated 1-Aug-2015
By Col. R. Hariharan
Even in the midst of all political gerrymandering going on in Sri Lanka as election fever is heating up, China must be one country praying (but do Communist nations pray?) for former president Mahinda Rajapaksa’s successful return as prime minister after the country elects a new parliament on August 17, 2015.
Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Thu, 07/23/2015 - 19:33
Paper No: 5974 Dated 23-July- 2015
By Prof. Charles Sarvan
The web-site tamiltigerwomen.com contains material, both poems and prose-sketches, selected and translated from the original Tamil into English by Dr N. Malathy: my thanks to her for sending me a copy.
Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Fri, 07/03/2015 - 05:50
Paper No. 5963 Dated 03-Jul-2015
By Col R Hariharan
Former Sri Lanka president Mahinda Rajapaksa announced that he would accept his loyal supporters demand to contest the forthcoming parliamentary election to be held on August 17.
Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Sun, 06/14/2015 - 01:09
Paper No. 5952 Dated 13-Jun-2015
Guest Column by Dr Kumar David
After a crisp period of activity following the election of Maithripala Sirisena as president and the induction of Ranil Wickremesinghe as prime minister in January and culminating in the passage of the Nineteenth Amendment to the Constitution (19A) in April, statecraft in Lanka entered a period of limbo and what will happen next is uncertain.