Children and the chocolates that survived at Mullivaaikkaal
In the claims and counter-claims swirling around
about what happened in the last days of the conflict, logic and
intelligence seem to have gone by default. There is little effort to
look at evidence, and to consider the wider implications of the few
facts that can be discerned.
The Morning Inspection - Malinda
‘Dan ithin Vesak balanna yanna baya nehe; bomba
pipirenne nehene (Now, after all, we can go to see the Vesak
decorations without fear; there are no bombs exploding).’ This is
what a neighbour who sells betel, sweets and sometimes king coconut
told me a short while ago. True.
Were diplomats invited to watch live coverages of Bin Laden
being hunted? - Minister Premajayantha
Sri Lanka will keep the international community
informed about what happened during the humanitarian operation of
May 2009. This country will keep different forums informed about
these developments but not respond to the controversial Darusman
Report, Petroleum Industries Minister Susil Premajayantha told the
Daily News in an interview.