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Is GL or Sajin the External Affairs Minister of Sri Lanka?

By Our Diplomatic Editor The names of Sajin Vass Gunawardena and G.L. Peiris were to cause some confusion at the Kingsmead Stadium in Durban, South Africa last Wednesday. A Protocol Officer of President Jacob Zuma was running helter skelter trying to find out who was the External Affairs Minister of Sri Lanka. It appeared that […]

Over 500 people on indefinite hunger strike since May 1st in protest against Koodankulam nuclear plant

By Sam Rajappa THE manner in which the authorities have been trying to crush the agitation of the People’s Movement Against Nuclear Energy, which is no longer a mere protest against generating electricity by using nuclear energy to boil water, is shocking. It is a life-and-death struggle for the very survival of government of the […]