10th World Tamil Conference in Chicago for four days in July this year

Chennai, Jan. 15 -- The 10th World Tamil Conference (WTC) will be held in Chicago for four days from July 4-7, this year. Sponsored by International Association of Tamil Research (IATR), Federation of... Read More

'Blood baths' -what happened?

Sweden, Jan. 14 -- Ranil W (RW) in October was asked to walk the plank by his own diabolical choice of President who RW thought was putty in his hands (when they were not in his pockets). His own Mini... Read More

The End of the Antarctic Ice Cap in Sight?

Sweden, Jan. 14 -- The thick ice cap above the Antarctic continent will not disappear in our life time. It will continue to glisten disarmingly in the summer sun, its soft outlines concealing its unfo... Read More

Divorce of Jeff Bezos: why do Bezoses need our prayers?

Sweden, Jan. 13 -- Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon and the world's richest man, is divorcing his wife of 25 years, citing the need for what the couple collectively called, 'exploration of love'. Whe... Read More

The Letter From America: The Relevance of Yunus Emre in Our Time

Sweden, Jan. 13 -- No place seems immune these days from instability, violence and insecurity. The worst victims are Muslims - attacked both from within and without the community. The extremists on bo... Read More

Sri Lanka Common Candidate splits UPFA-SLPP coalition while UNP unanimously backs their Deputy

Sweden, Jan. 12 -- The common candidate at the next Presidential Election from UPFA has not been agreed upon yet. The candidate is to be the person agreed upon both by the Opposition Leader Mahinda Ra... Read More

U.S. Embassy - in 1989 - helped save Prins Gunasekara's life

Washington, Jan. 11 -- Sri Lanka's left-nationalist parliamentarian from 1956 through 1977, a staunch human rights defender, an outspoken critic of authoritarian tendencies of Jayewardene-Premadasa re... Read More

Writ Petition filed calling for a medical report on Sri Lanka President's mental status dismissed

Sweden, Jan. 8 -- A writ Petition filed calling for a medical report on President's mental status was dismissed by Court of Appeal today stating that the CA has no authority to hear the case. The Cou... Read More

Three More Provincial Governors Appointed

Sweden, Jan. 8 -- President Maithripala Sirisena appointed three more governors for Northern, Sabaragamuwa and Uva provinces on 7th January. Three new governors were appointed by President Maithripal... Read More

Letter From America: What's Next for Bangladesh?

Colombo, Jan. 6 -- Bangladesh had her parliamentary election on December 30, 2018 in which prime minister Sheikh Hasina's ruling alliance won a third straight term winning more than 90 percent of the ... Read More