Govt. slammed for failing to build foreign reserve buffers

Opposition MP Imthiaz Bakeer Markar points out how other SA nations, except Afghanistan, beefed up foreign…

Basil’s Budget Dreams By Ameer Ali –

Futuristic and people centric” and “non-traditional” are the advertising captions given by Finance Minister Basil Rajapaksa…

‘There is nothing to give, we may only have to take’

There was little doubt that Finance Minister Basil Rajapaksa’s off the cuff quip that, ‘there is…

Silence Of The Sangha By Ameer Ali

“It would be a crucial weakness”, wrote Professor Ven. Walpola Rahula (1907-1997), “if you do not…

Media Focus On Nadesan While Ignoring Elites In ‘Panama Papers’ By Amrit Muttukumaru

The role of the mainstream media is to be an unbiased watchdog and encourage public opinion…

COPE exposes how BoI squandered over Rs 3.3 billion, recruited 7 persons outside procedures with big salaries

BoI Chief Sanjaya Mohottala flanked by senior officials before COPE. COPE member TNA MP Shanakiyan Rasamanickam…

Rising prices, threats of strikes and an anarchic situation

Whatever else might be said against the government, a positive aspect amidst gathering storm clouds is…

Sri Lanka: Land of shortage and million tragedies

Acute shortage of cooking gas leaves consumers languish in long queues in Colombo and almost in…

SJB plans major campaign over dismissal of cases by AG and CIABOC By Shamindra Ferdinando

MP Rahuman addressing the media outside the CIABOC on Monday (8) Rahuman alleges manipulation at the…

Sri Lanka heading for serious crisis! By Dr. Laksiri Fernando

This is not a prediction, but the reality. Sri Lanka is already in a serious crisis…