Editorial/Opinion

All parties draw battle lines

The Chinese say it is good to live in “interesting times” and so it is, especially in the context of Sri Lankan politics. The past few weeks have seen many twists and turns in the local political aren Read More »

End of provincial council?

Last week, the Central Committee of the SLFP passed a resolution calling for the President to inquire from the Supreme Court whether indefinitely postponing elections in 8 PC's is possible. Read More »

Youth and the Parliament

The new Parliament will see itself the recipient of greater power and oversight over governance, with the 19th Amendment taking effect following the presidential election scheduled end of the year.

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Do right by the nation

The search for presidential candidates is now in full swing. The main parties are busy negotiating alliances with lesser known parties in order to secure the compulsory 50% plus 1 of the total vote Read More »