Sri Lankan Defense Secretary Asks Media Not To Talk About ISIS Presence

Sri Lanka decides to buy fighter planes, opening the doors to India and Pakistan

Colombo, August 10: Sri Lanka has decided to buy new fighter planes opening the door to potential sellers including India and Pakistan, which are eager to enter the international market with their own manufactures. The Sri Lankan cabinet spokesman, Rajitha Senaratne announced here on Wednesday that the cabinet of ministers approved a proposal by President Maithripala Sirisena to purchase new...

Accountability Must Be Addressed Before Framing New Constitution, Says Wigneswaran

Accountability Must Be Addressed Before Framing New Constitution, Says Wigneswaran

Colombo, August 7: The Chief Minister of the Tamil-majority Northern Province of Sri Lanka, C.V.Wigneswaran, has said that accountability for the war crimes allegedly committed in the last phase of Eelam War IV must be established before the Sri Lankan government formulates a new constitution to address the basic political question. Addressing the Tamil Peoples’ Council in his capacity as...

A Long Watch: Captivity and Return in Sri Lanka: Commodore Ajith Boyagoda, as told to Sunila Galappatti

A Long Watch: Captivity and Return in Sri Lanka: Commodore Ajith Boyagoda, as told to Sunila Galappatti

The Tamil Tigers’ top “show prisoner” tells all By,A.S.H.Symth/ The Spectator ‘Missing in action is the worst state to which we can lose a human being,’ avers Commodore (Ret.) Ajith Boyagoda — and he should know. A not especially academic young chap from the hill country, Boyagoda joined the then Ceylonese navy for the glamour of it; progressed fair-to-middlingly; saw...

Sri Lanka beat Australia to clinch series

Aug 6 (NIA) - Sri Lanka beat Australia by 229 runs on day three of the second test to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series at Galle on Saturday. Chasing 413 for victory, Australia were all out for 183 in their second innings in the afternoon session. Sri Lanka last won a series against Australia in 1999...

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