Tuesday, September 21, 2021

The Other Afghan Women

In the countryside, the endless killing of civilians turned women against the occupiers who claimed to be helping them.

Ending the circle of Ragging, brainwashing & strikes

By Nadira Gunatilleke By now 73 years have passed since the day Sri Lanka gained Independence. Various political parties...

‘India has a Neighbourhood, Cannot Live on American Support Alone’—AS Dulat

‘Everybody has found a convenient place in Afghanistan, but what about India?’— Interview with AS Dulat, former RAW chief on India’s strategic...

To Counter U.S. Hostility China Moves Towards People Centered Policies

In December 2001 China became a member of the World Trade Organization. That opened new markets for China's industry and attracted a...

Keeping policy loose is smart in this pandemic

BY RAJPAL ABEYNAYAKE Why shouldn’t a Government change its fiscal and monetary policies from time to time? Because they...

Powerful narratives celebrating Susil Siriwardena et al

BY Rajpal Abeynayake  This article is not an obituary for an old friend – more of an acquaintance really...

Commentary

The Other Afghan Women

In the countryside, the endless killing of civilians turned women against the occupiers who claimed to be helping them.

Ending the circle of Ragging, brainwashing & strikes

By Nadira Gunatilleke By now 73 years have passed since the day Sri Lanka gained Independence. Various political parties...

‘India has a Neighbourhood, Cannot Live on American Support Alone’—AS Dulat

‘Everybody has found a convenient place in Afghanistan, but what about India?’— Interview with AS Dulat, former RAW chief on India’s strategic...

To Counter U.S. Hostility China Moves Towards People Centered Policies

In December 2001 China became a member of the World Trade Organization. That opened new markets for China's industry and attracted a...

Keeping policy loose is smart in this pandemic

BY RAJPAL ABEYNAYAKE Why shouldn’t a Government change its fiscal and monetary policies from time to time? Because they...

Powerful narratives celebrating Susil Siriwardena et al

BY Rajpal Abeynayake  This article is not an obituary for an old friend – more of an acquaintance really...

Al Qaeda and ISIS will get buried if US and NATO stop invading other nations

By M M Zuhair Former US President George Bush’s and then British Prime Minister Tony Blair’s post 9/11 ‘War...

Over Two Decades, US’ Global War on Terror Has Taken Nearly 1 Million Lives and Cost $8 Trillion

A new report from the Costs of War Project makes staggering estimates for the human and financial costs of the global forever...

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War Crimes

Non-LTTE Tamils/Diaspora vs LTTE-Tamils/Diaspora

While all LTTE were Tamils but all Tamils are not LTTE, it is important to also differentiate who are the non-LTTE Tamils...

God “should not save the Queen”

It is in the name of the Queen that horrendous crimes have been committed and continue to be. As Jamaica orders the...

If Nicaragua could take US to international court & win – shouldn’t Sri Lanka do same to India?

In April 1984 Nicaragua referred the US Government to the International Court of Justice claiming the US violated international law by supporting...

The evil pact between “Genocide Canada” & Terrorist LTTE-Tamil Eelam danger to Asia

BY SHENALI WADUGE It is often said that a thief shouts ‘thief’ to divert attention from himself the real rogue...