Asia’s architectural treasures ‘vanishing’
Asia’s architectural treasures, from a Buddhist
monastery in Afghanistan, an ancient city in China and other Asian
architectural treasures are in danger of vanishing under a tide of
economic expansion, war and tourism, experts said Thursday.
Resolution against Sri Lanka at UNHRC: did the US
go too far? - Part III:
Internationalizing of SL issues
Leading up to the US Presidential elections due
later in the year, the timing seems ideal, once again, for the
terrorist group to apply pressure on President Obama. The US push
for the UNHRC resolution reflects this influence. It also shows that
the West has not forgotten or forgiven President Rajapaksa for his
Let ‘Many faiths - one nation’ be the theme this Vesak!
Every major religious celebration observed in
Sri Lanka is an opportunity to appreciate the wonderful diversity of
our country and to learn more about our religious unity. Vesak Day
is no exception.
The need for active, labour market policies
ILO, as a specialized agency of UN, seeks the
promotion of social justice and fundamental principles and rights
since its inception in 1919. The primary goal of the ILO today is to
promote opportunities for women and men to obtain decent and
productive work, in conditions of freedom, equity, security and