THE NEED FOR justiciability OF SOCIO-ECONOMIC RIGHTS

Socio-economic rights are fundamental to every human being. The concept of socio-economic rights encompasses a vast…

Weerakkody reminds parliament of Ranil’s murky past

By Saman Indrajith  When former President Chandrika Bandaranaike  Kumaratunga presented a constitutional amendment as a solution to…

India, China use own geopolitical strategy to keep crisis-hit Sri Lanka in check

India sends RAW chief after lending $500 mln loan RAW chief met President Wickremesinghe, former finmin…

CPEC seen as option by Sri Lanka to boost trade with Pakistan

Sri Lanka is seriously looking at China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) as the project can help improve…

Throwing an innocent child out of Samagipura Flats: Medical experts, rights activists blame government for promoting drugs

The balcony from which the toddler was thrown  Pix by Waruna Wanniarachchi   An incident of…

AI: Lanka at brink of humanitarian crisis

The dramatic fuel shortages that accompanied mass protests in Sri Lanka earlier this year may have…

A question of legitimacy

Dissident SLPP MP and former Minister Prof. Channa Jayasumana has said something noteworthy during the ongoing…

Cardinal Ranjith demands drastic changes of existing political system

by Norman Palihawadane The laws of this country now in operation have been promulgated to empower…

Why is Public Service Commission dragging its feet on serving justice to Shani and Ranjan?

The Public Service Commission (PSC) reportedly has blocked two retired senior public officers, their due salaries/ pensions…

The geo-politics that Prabakaran failed to understand

Nalini, who was jailed for the assassination of Premier Rajiv Gandhi, gestures during a media briefing…