The general opinion in the Western world today is that the Mahinda Rajapaksa regime has failed to comply with two successive United Nations Human Rights Council (HRC) resolutions. The failure to address accountability issues on alleged war crimes and crimes against humanity during the....
Every little thing in nature has a reason. There is a reason behind the rain, reason behind the sunshine and a reason behind every amazing thing around us. You could therefore see the prudence of creation and understand how in nature itself, we could find marvellous patterns of interdependence.
After the abrogation of the 17th Amendment with its provisions for the setting up of an Independent Elections Commission and the enactment of the 18th Amendment, there has been much criticism regarding the manner in which elections are conducted.
As the rage of the battle for the upcoming Provincial elections is increasing, the burden is particularly heavy on team leaders of the political parties. Dailymirror interviewed Galle District JVP Team Leader Nalin Hewage to find out his winning strategy for the party.
UNP Parliamentarian Ravi Karunanayake told Daily Mirror that he would respond to all the allegations levelled at him recently by Colombo Mayor A.J.M Muzammil, when the provincial council elections are over.
The political analysts in Sri Lanka advance a theory that our 1978 Constitution has homegrown roots from our own soil and not imported from any other country. Some of them are so proud to claim that the entire fabric of the Constitution is adumbrated with the principle of constitutional autochthony.
The main Opposition United National Party (UNP) seems to have chosen the narcotics issue as its campaign theme for the western and southern provincial council elections. One of the popular statements of the UNP leaders on the election platform has been that it is hard for one to find a packet of milk powder in the market...
Date of appointment of the Military Court of Inquiry is changed in the Edited Version in para 23 taking into consideration the observation of the GoSL response in para 47
Unedited Version- Para 23 In the Unedited Version para 23 refers to the date of appointment of CoI as 2nd September 2013:
The Mayor of the Colombo Municipal Council (CMC), A.J.M. Muzammil made politically controversial statements soon after the refusal of his wife Feroza Muzammil’s nomination as a candidate for the Western Provincial Council elections.
The words “demobilization and disarmament” contained in the Unedited Version are not found in the Edited Version, apparently due to the objection raised in the GoSL response.
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