The Influential Ontario Legislative Assembly has resolved that Sri Lanka subjected the Tamil community to genocide during the armed conflict. The Legislative Assembly voted in favour of Bill 104 (aka the Tamil Genocide Education Week Act),moved by Sri Lankan asylum seeker-turned Scarborough-Rouge Park member of Parliament Vijay Thanigasalam, at the third reading …Read More »
In the backdrop of persistent efforts by India to isolate Pakistan in the region and beyond, the two-day visit to Sri Lanka by Prime Minister Imran Khan in the last week of February was of great significance. The visit has surely produced positive outcomes with regard to further strengthening the …Read More »
The 20th Amendment adopted by the present Government abolished the 19th Amendment and gave back all the powers to the President making democracy a mockery Many Sri Lankans and the international community seem to think that Sri Lanka, once considered as a tiny paradise in the world; home to a …Read More »
Today, SJB MP Harin Fernando is being hounded for his explosive revelations about the Easter Sunday attacks There is no justice without justice for all When SJB MP Harin Fernando stood up in Parliament, donned a black shawl and made his explosive speech about the Easter Sunday attack, his …Read More »
PCoI On Political Victimization Worse Than Any Kangaroo Court, Govt ‘Absolutely Shameless’: Sumanthiran
Launching a blistering attack on the Presidential Commission of Inquiry (PCoI) on Political Victimization, Jaffna District Lawmaker M.A. Sumanthiran said the Commission had been led by a “disgraced” member of the judiciary and blatantly interfered with the judiciary. “This Commission is worse than any kangaroo court,” the TNA MP said, in a …Read More »
BBS(Cey), DCH(Cey), DCH(Eng), MD(Paed), MRCP(UK), FRCP(Edin), FRCP(Lon), FRCPCH(UK), FSLCPaed, FCCP, Hony FRCPCH(UK), Hony. FCGP(SL) Specialist Consultant Paediatrician and Honorary Senior Fellow, Postgraduate Institute of Medicine, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka. Be warned, our dear countrymen and women. The die is cast…, well and truly. In addition to all our woes …Read More »
The head of Sri Lanka’s Roman Catholic church dropped a bombshell Sunday declaring that the 2019 Eeaster attack was “politically” driven and had nothing to do with Islamic extremism. Malcom cardinal Ranjith said those who carried out the April 21 suicide bombings against three churches and three hotels were only …Read More »
Israel celebrated its independence this week. The question is from whom they got independence By Latheef Farook.
Israel celebrated its independence this week. The question is from whom they got independence? The truth is the borderless Israel was created in Palestine for migrant Jews brought in from Europe and other places after driving native Palestinians from their lands and homes. Israel repeatedly committed massacres to drive out …Read More »
Why did the Easter Sunday Commission fail to quote directly from original works of Islamic scholars to prove ‘extremism’?
The Easter Sunday attack report includes many great Islamic personalities in the questionable ‘extremist’ list. The works of Hassan ul Banna, Seyyed Qutb, Maulana Abul A’la Maudoodi, Dr. Zakir Naik are available in well documented format. Why did the Commission fail to quote from the original source, the authors themselves, …Read More »
Desperate Communities In Search For Justice In Sri Lanka: From Easter Bombing To Racist Attacks! By Mohamed Harees
What happened in Sri Lanka on that black Easter Sunday 2019, in a series of well-orchestrated and coordinated terror attacks on churches and other locations, which killed more than 260 innocent souls and injuring many more, was an unforgivable and brutal tragedy of catastrophic proportions. As the nation marks another anniversary of …Read More »