No ex- president, prime minister, defence secretary or other Cabinet Minister of Sri Lanka has been prosecuted after his side lost an election – or maybe there were just one or two, forgive my ageing memory. Do you recall the blood curdling threats that the 2015 winners issued about crucifying oodles of thieves and gangsters of the previous regime Rajapaksa? Do you remember how the 2019-20 winners swore during the elections that they would prosecute and crucify yahapalana bond-bandits and a nefarious assortment of yahapalana crooks? Nothing happened!
Proposals for 22nd Amendment to Constitution gazettedThe proposals for the 22nd Amendment to the Constitution, brought forth to clip the powers in the...
Anti-government protesters removed from Galle fortSri Lanka’s police and army have removed anti-government protesters from the fort ramparts overlooking the ground...