Olcott - the Searcher of Truth
THE American impact on the evolution of modern
education in Sri Lanka has taken place at too crucial junctures in
the history of the country. The first instance was in 1920's when
the missionaries of the Church of America acceded to a request made
by the British Government to establish missionary schools in then
British colony Ceylon.
Providing a sound platform to stop human rights violations
THE Commission being mindful of the need to
obtain assistance of legal counsel with appropriate professional
experience, sought and obtained the nominations of the Attorney
General to empanel the Panel of Counsel of the Commission,
'We will stand by each other'
FIFTY years ago, the world was a very different
place, particularly in the international field. Just a year earlier,
in 1956 Ceylon as she was then known had ushered in a political
earthquake with the resounding victory of the political front led by
Mr. S.W.R.D. Bandaranaike, the founding leader of the S.L.F.P.