Darusman Panel on child recruitment:
Confusing gender, age, legality and decency
The manner in which the Darusman Panel dealt with
the issue of child recruitment is symptomatic of its efforts to
minimize the atrocities of the LTTE, as well as the failure of the
international community to do anything to limit these.
The Morning Inspection
And some people will continue to bat for Eelam and the LTTE...
A man by the name of S. P. Thamilselvan was
killed by the Sri Lankan security forces in 2007. Almost two years
before that in an interview with the online version of TIME, this
man warned that if ‘Colombo’ does not accept the LTTE’s version of
history and reality,
Heritage of Sri Lanka :
Marvels of irrigation technology
Two different techniques were adopted after a
careful examination of the physiographical and topographical
conditions for impounding water. According to one, an embankment was
built using natural rock formations across a valley where water was
available from seasonal streams and rivers.