Daily Archive: September 27, 2017


‘Dangerous’ Indian politician denied entry to Malaysia

Airport officials cite Vaiko’s alleged links with Tamil separatist group   A Tamil Nadu politician was stopped from entering Malaysia and detained by immigration officials when he landed at Kuala Lumpur airport on Friday because of his alleged links to a defunct Sri Lankan militant group. According to reports, Vaiko,...


Why Geneva wants new Constitution to address accountability issues?

By Shamindra Ferdinando   President Maithripala Sirisena’s meeting with UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid bin Ra’ad Zeid-Hussein, on Sept 22, 2017, on the sidelines of the 72 United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), underscored Sri Lanka’s pathetic failure to counter a high profile propaganda project that brought about Geneva...