26th October 2014

How the LTTE Enforced a Boycott in 2005 to Prevent Ranil Becoming President

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By D.B.S. Jeyaraj “Hegel remarks somewhere that all great, world-historical facts and personages occur, as it were, twice. He has forgotten to add: the first time as tragedy, the second as farce.” -Karl Marx Karl Marx expanded famously on Friedrich Hegel’s remark about “history”occurring twice and stated that history repeats firstly as tragedy and secondly as farce. If a recent development in Sri Lanka runs its full course as intended, then one may very well say History repeats itself in Sri Lanka as a tragical farce or farcicial tragedy when it comes to Ranil Wickremesinghe. With a presidential election being anticipated early next year, an atmosphere of déjà vu is in the air.The propaganda knives of the Rajapaksa regime are out already in a hasty […]

REPORT LEAKS

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By Sulochana Ramiah Mohan A confidential report, containing written submissions of 28 persons, with regard to the fracas between former Sri Lankan High Commissioner to Britain, Dr. Chris Nonis and Monitoring MP External Affairs Ministry, Sajin Vaas Gunawardene, in New York recently, had been submitted to President Mahinda Rajapaksa. Ceylon Today is in possession of this report, which was submitted to the President by the Ministry of External Affairs in Colombo. All written submissions are in the nature of criticizing Dr. Nonis over the reported incident. The Ministry, on the directives of the President, called for an inquiry into the incident. Accordingly, 28 persons had sent in written submissions denying an incident of assault on Dr. Nonis. However, when contacted, Dr. Nonis said he was […]

The murderous secrets of Sri Lanka’s Rajapaksa regime

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“SriLanka’s Secrets” reveals truth of Rajapaksa regime. Australia decided to release book which contains the genocide attacks committed by the Rajapaksa government. Book named as “SriLanka’s Secrets” written by the Trevor Grant . Book was launched on 25th October at 3.30pm in No.49,Gleebooks. The murderous secrets of Sri Lanka’s Rajapaksa regime Contributing editor-at-large Tess Lawrencereviews Trevor Grant’s new book SRI LANKA’S SECRETS — a brilliant exposé of Australia’s genocidal good friends, Sri Lanka’s brutal Rajapaksa regime. SOME WILL BANDAGE THEIR HEARTS to stem the emotional bleeding after reading Trevor Grant’s explosive dossier on SRI LANKA’S SECRETS: HOW THE RAJAPAKSA REGIME GETS AWAY WITH MURDER. I’d like to add another subtitle to sound a warning to Sri Lanka’s duplicitous and toxic Government: …For the time being… It is not […]