Most countries around the world by now have gone through a process of economic and social transformation, to a greater or lesser extent, thanks to neo-liberal reforms that have pervaded the global landscape over the last several decades.
The media have regularly spotlighted the grave and dangerously growing channals through which wealthy western countries are continuing to plunder the resources
The Communist Party of Sri Lanka (CPSL), one of the oldest political parties in the country, celebrates its 20th National Congress which is to be held on July 25th – 27th, 2014 in Ratnapura.
If the people of Israel want to go back to memories of their war against the Arab nations after they had been attacked following the handover by the British in 1948; if they want to go back to the Holocaust..........
Sri Lanka is still embroiled in a battle against the pharmaceuticals mafia and government leaders are apparently playing games with the people on the implementation of Prof.
If there has ever been a good fight it is the struggle of the anti-tobacco lobby against tobacco companies.
In the last two weeks, opposition United National Party (UNP) parliamentarian Harin Fernando has constantly been in the news.
For the Zionists, the Palestinians do not exist. If they exist, they are not people; they are things – things to be wiped out.
In 1505, a few Portuguese vessels under the guidance of Dom Lourenço de Almeida came ashore to Sri Lanka mainly in their search of spices. After more than 500 years, Portugal now looks for better ties with Sri Lanka, but not for the spice trade.
Liberal economic reforms implemented in Sri Lanka since the late 1970s have facilitated the transfer of a majority of people from rural livelihoods to non-agricultural activities, mostly in the informal sector.
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