Last Updated : 03-09-2014 02:51

 
 

Opinion

Climate change; stop this madness now - Editorial

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In the aftermath of the apocalyptic super typhoon in the Philippines—described as one of the worst in the country’s history with at least 2,500 people killed and more than 600,000 displaced - the people and Government of Sri Lanka need to reflect deeply on the root causes of such catastrophes.

Common “Wealth” to get a meaning

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After the collapse of the British Empire, the Commonwealth of Nations was established to foster harmony, cooperation, and mutual economic benefit among the Empire’s former colonies.

Inconvenience is inevitable during development

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Development of the Colombo City was a result of team work by the Ministry of Defence and Urban Development and the Colombo Municipal Council (CMC) with the assistance of the World Bank, Colombo Mayor A. J. M. Muzammil, said in response to.......

‘Commonwealth Carnival’ may overshadow Charter

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Today, imperialism, which was depicted as the structural form of monopoly capitalism by Lenin, has become global capitalism, which is virtually managed by the Trans-lateral agencies IMF, WB and WTO.

Politicians will be politicians! - Editorial

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Indian Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh’s decision to skip the 23rd Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting to be held from Friday to Sunday in Sri Lanka - if made as a result of Tamil Nadu pressure.......

‘Not only opportunity vulnerability too has been globalised’

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Distinguished Guests, Ladies and Gentlemen Ayubowan, Vanakum, Assalamalaikum, Peace, Good Morning!
On this most auspicious day of remembrance, it is an honour and privilege to be invited as keynote speaker of the 2013 Commonwealth People’s Forum.

Has boom in overseas education served purpose?

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Higher education is widely considered as another area of business in many countries today. Universities are supposed to attract fee-paying students, both local and foreign, so that they can be at least partly independent of government support.

Civil society must unpack itself now - Editorial

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Delivering the keynote address of the Commonwealth People’s Forum yesterday, medical professional and founder of MERCY Malaysia, Dr Jemilah Mahmood
offered a comprehensive overview of the.....

Africa, beware of this romance with China

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It is time for Africans to wake up to the realities of their romance with China...

Editorial : Equality before the law

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He had built for himself a considerable reputation.  He was strict.  A stickler for rules.  He never let emotion...

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