Wigneswaran Must Adopt PRAGMATIC APPROACH

The New Year started off on a positive note for Canagasabapathy Viswalingam Wigneswar...


‘Uncrowned King of Batticaloa’

Joseph Pararajasingham who served as Batticaloa District MP for fifteen years was killed e...


Ranil Wickremesinghe, the UNP Leadership and the TINA Factor

Ranil Wickremesinghe, the “Eksath Jathika Pakshaya Nayakathuma”  is ...


Governor,Chief Minister and the northern imbroglio

Sri Lanka’s Northern Provincial Council is presently entangled in an intricate imbro...


Political hypocrisy of “maaveerar naal” mourning

“Maaveerar Naal”or “Great Heroes Day” was observed annually on Nov...


TNA’S TUSSLE OVER PROVINCIAL MINISTRY POSTS IN NORTH

The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) which demonstrated that it was the premier political con...


Gamini Fonseka : the uncrowned monarch of Sinhala Cinema

The electoral triumph of the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) at the election to the Northern...


WIGNESWARAN PRAISES PRABHAKARAN AT VALVETTITHURAI

The nomination of Retired Supreme Court Judge Canagasabapathy Viswalingam Wigneswaran as&n...


SAUMIAMOORTHY THONDAMAN THE PATRIARCH OF PLANTATION TAMILS

The birth centenary of Saumiamoorthy (spelled sometimes as Saumyamoorthy or Saumiyamoorthy...


Navaneetham Pillay The most famous South African Tamil of our times

Navi Pillay is a name which has become very familiar to most Sri Lankans in recent times. ...


RAUFF VS BASHEER : INTERNAL STRIFE IN THE SLMC

This column shifts its focus away from the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) this week and tur...


Push & pull and give and take in TNA politics

History was in the making as nominations closed on August 1 for the first ever elections t...


WIGNESWARAN,SENATHIRAJAH AND THE FACADE OF TNA UNITY

Canagasabapathy Viswalingam Wigneswaran was named by the Tamil National Alliance(TNA) on t...


NORTHERN Province CHIEF MINISTERial CANDIDATE STAKES IN THE TNA

Somasuntharam Senathirajah alias “Mavai” Senathirajah of the Tamil National Al...


Subramaniam Sivakamy alias Thamilini becomes a free bird 

“Suthanthirapparavaigal” (Birds of Freedom) was the popular name by which the ...


ANANDASANGAREE DEMOCRATIC TAMIL LEADER WHO DEFIED THE TIGERS

Veteran Tamil Politician Veerasingham Anandasangaree reaches the age of eighty today (June...


FUTURE OF RAJIV GANDHI’S political legacy in Sri Lanka

Last week saw the 22nd death anniversary of former Indian Prime minister Rajiv Gandhi bein...


Tamil National Alliance Faces Acute Political Crisis

The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) regarded as the premier political formation of the Tamil...


Boston marathon bombing evokes memories of Jeyaraj Fernandopulle 

Explosions at the iconic Boston Marathon Event in the US have sent shock waves causing&nbs...


Nidhanaya: A cinematic ‘Treasure’ from Lester James Peries

Moviemaker Maestro Lester James Peries celebrated his birthday yesterday. Sri Lanka’...


ATTACKS on two Sri Lankan Buddhist Monks in Tamil Nadu

The attacks on the two Buddhist monks from Sri Lanka within three days in Tamil Nadu has a...


DIASPORA LTTE ACTIVISTS POSING AS HUMAN RIGHTS CHAMPIONS

The spotlight is primarily on the Sri Lankan government headed by President Mahinda R...


TAMIL NADU CHIEF MINISTER JAYALALITHAA ON THE WARPATH AGAINST

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa Jayaram who will be celebrating her 65th Birthday t...


VINDICTIVE JAYALALITHAA’S ‘VISHWAROOPAM’ AGAINST VISHWAROOPAM

Ostensibly the ban on ‘Vishwaroopam’ was caused by the protests of Muslim grou...


SRI LANKA AT 65 FACES THE UNFINISHED TASK OF BUILDING A “NEW” NATION

Sri Lanka will celebrate its sixty-fifth Anniversary of independence from the United Kingd...


Rizana Nafeek Pathetic Plight Of The Maid From Moothoor

When news of the loss of a loved one is heard, it is the practice of many Muslims to conso...


“ EXTERNAL AFFAIRS MINISTER HAS FAILED IN ALL RESPONSIBILITIES UNDERTAKEN”-RAJIVA

Q: Some observers of the Sri Lankan situation opine that a creeping illiberalism is pervad...


I SEE NO REASON TO RESIGN

Q:Although you say you do not perceive yourself as a “rebel” MP I am sure you ...


“I DON’T SEE MYSELF AS A REBEL IN GOVT RANKS” – RAJIVA WIJESINHA

National List MP Prof.Rajiva Wijesinha has been in the news lately for his independent app...


LTTE LEADER THWARTED OSLO’S MOVES FOR A CEASEFIRE IN 2009

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