Left to rot away
Massive misuse of state
resources irks UNP, JVP
Southern Provincial Council
poll gets closer to D-day on ......
case of detaining Tamils
The young mother was standing
by the side of the road, clutching
her baby. The baby was
Minister of Tourism Nandana
Gunatilleke is to re-establish
the Sri Lanka Tourist Board .. .....
You hurtle at speed along a
road so flat and smooth it
resembles polished dark .
non cooperation puts
GSP+ in the balance
The European Union has
expressed its frustration over ... ..
the Orwellian nightmare
In 1949, the English author
George Orwell published 1984,
a novel destined to .....
A travesty of justice?
Seventeen months after being arrested, and
almost three years ... ...
and the ICCPR
The threat of terrorism poses
a significant challenge to the .
judgement: P.B. back
Former Secretary to the Treasury,
Dr. P.B Jayasundera applied to
the Supreme Court to
decline of Lanka’s
There was a time in this country not
so long ago when
vicious property dispute
There is an oft-repeated
saying, “A man’s home is his
castle.” Small wonder....
The Colombo Commercial Company sits in
an area of four acres situated in Slave
Island. The company was founded in
Ceylon in 1876 by John Burn, a British
Engineer. The 133-year old building is
today a mere shell of its former self.
It lies neglected and unoccupied while
ministries pay multi million rupee
rentals to private individuals for
office space in congested areas.
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