Monthly Archive: April 2019


Roots of Sri Lanka attacks, and a way forward

By Asoka Bandarage   More than 300 people have died and many more were injured by the barbaric attacks against Christian churches and five-star hotels in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday. The government has warned that there are more explosives and militants still “out there.” In the immediate aftermath of...


A Journey to the Heart of Our Civilization

By Dr. SinhaRaja Tammita-Delgoda In Search of the Malwatu Oya ” We kept travelling every day, from morning till night, still along by the river side, which turned and winded… Here and there, by the side of this river is a world of stone pillars, standing upright and other heaps...


Vanni death toll: numbers game continues

By Shamindra Ferdinando   The Tamil National Alliance (TNA), on April 05, 2019, ahead of the final vote on the 2019 budget, estimated that the number of Tamil civilians killed on the Vanni east front during the final phase of the offensive against the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE),...