Vision 2020: The way forward:
Government meeting challenges successfully
The theme of today’s Annual Sessions is more or
less a continuation of the dialogue we started a year ago with
‘Challenges of the Aftermath of the Cessation of Terrorist
Hostilities’, the theme of last year’s Annual Sessions.
The Morning Inspection
Let’s lie a little between ‘absence’ and ‘present’
One of my earliest memories is of
register-marking. Grade One. Mrs Rajapaksa. ‘Subash’? She would call
out and Subash Fernando would respond innava or ‘present’. ‘Malinda’?
she would call out next and get my innava miss (present, madam).
‘Rohantha (Abeysuriya)?’ was next.
Empowering nation and use of English
A country’s human resource is the determining
factor of the rate and scale of that country’s development. Sri
Lanka having realized this introduced free health facilities to make
a healthy nation and free education to literate the masses after