Monthly Archive: June 2019


CardinalMalcolm Ranjith – the benign star of Sri Lanka

By H.L. D. Mahindapala In its long history the Catholic Church in Sri Lanka has come under massive attacks by other religionists on three critical occasions. The first attack was the most horrendous. Sankilli, the illegitimate son of King Pararajasegaram and one of the most cruel rulers of Jaffna, marched...


President reviews US-Lanka defence agreements

Agreement signed in 2007 had only 7pages,the present one has 83 pages with 50 annexures   By Sunday Times Political Editor View(s):  Calls the Sunday Times Political Editor and former Defence Secretary to clarify matters amidst protests by even religious leaders PSC hearings and live telecast stir row; Sirisena calls Ranil,...