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Betraying our heritage by throttling Wilpattu

By Rukshan Jayewardene   Speech made by Rukshan Jayewardene at the end of the “Protect Wilpattu” protest on Friday.   I am speaking to you not as the honorary president of the Wild Life and Nature Protection Society of Sri Lanka but in my personal capacity as a conservationist who...


Marapana keeps an ace up his sleeve

By Neville De Silva The public of Sri Lanka need not worry. Those who seem concerned that our foreign policy is like a rudderless boat with nobody at the tiller, better think afresh. It is in safe hands whatever the loquacious members of the opposition might say. Only the other...