Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Sat, 06/25/2016 - 14:55
Paper No. 6138 Dated 25-June-2016
By V. Suryanarayan
The debate on the Governor’s address in the Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly was characterized by sharp exchanges between Chief Minister Jayalalitha and leaders of the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK). There was mutual mud-slinging and accusations as to who is at fault on the issue of ceding of Kachchatheevu to Sri Lanka. The debate was an attempt to demonstrate one up-man ship over the opponent.
Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Mon, 07/22/2013 - 10:46
Paper No. 5532 Dated 22-Jul-2013
Guest Column by Prof. V. Suryanarayan
Thirty nine years have elapsed since the signing of the India-Sri Lanka Maritime Boundary Agreement, 1974, which delimited the maritime boundary in the Palk Bay. As a consequence of delimitation the island of Kachchatheevu was gifted to Sri Lanka.