Sep 20 (ST) Are we a nation of savage beasts that a drunk State Minister, ironically tasked to oversee prisons reforms, can allegedly (a caveat that we are duty bound to enter) lurch into the Welikada and Anuradhapura prisons on sight-seeing expeditions to show the gallows to his acolytes in one instance and threaten prisoners of Tamil ethnicity in another? Let us be clear. It is not prisoners who are facing the gallows but the State of Sri Lanka. more..
Behind bars, the new entertainment venue for some politiciansGota maama’s media outfit had an entirely different take on this, however. The statement they issued said...
SL Politicians and the police – Monsters are the MastersSep 20 (Island) No sooner had Hambantota Mayor Eraj Fernando (SLFP) been arrested yesterday for trespassing...