http://kalpanakaranna.blogspot.com/2016/06/feeling-sorry-for-crowd-its-called.htmlKNOWING, the pound and the stock market will crash, the foreign holidays will become more problematic, retiring in Spain will be prohibitive, the value of the pension pot will be decimated, and their economy will head South, a section of the English (idiots- for want of any closer meaning) decided that it was worth the price of INDEPENDENCE from rules ...

Now that the media has left, the politicians resting on their reflected glory from newsclippings of their immediate generosity, floods have subsided, and real situation can come to pass.It is in this environment that I have been about some of the affected places, trying to determine need, but find the selection process, fraught with difficulty.The means by which each household ...

A fresh face is needed to bat for the Government, as all the current players (politicians) have lost credibility with the PUBLIC and a genuine well argued defence of the Govt. Policies and Actions to attack unfounded criticism is long overdueIn light of criticism from the likes of WA Wijewardena, the former central bank deputy governor with 20years experience there, ...

Just as I have pointed out the anomaly of the social engineering in the North and East, there is a forgotten population that is still displaced, from forcible expulsion in 1990, and NO ONE it seems has really looked into their well being.I believe there were 10,000 Muslims who were evicted from their homes in various places in the Mannar ...

I was perturbed when I just saw some photos of the UK High Commissioner visiting houses of people resettled in the North East, using some form of UK aid or assistance.http://www.ft.lk/article/548181/British-High-Commissioner-sees-progress-and-challenges-in-NEWhenever anyone of note arrives in Sri Lanka, they make a bee line to Jaffna, as if it is an essential part of their pilgrimage, as if to check on ...

The media follows their agenda, sans investigative journalism. Its against personalities and their misdeeds, and their defence, with little information of public interest or in the public interest. Due to the poor ability of the readership, to select the fluff from the factual, leads to myths and falsettos in our heads.The politicians on both sides of the line, wine and ...

When a sensible idea comes from someone known to have made all sorts of nonsensical remarks in the past, one does not always take note.I will draw you attention to this link which in essence says that “we must change our mentality to go forward” DURRRRRRRRRRhttps://www.colombotelegraph.com/index.php/we-have-lost-billions-of-rupees-because-of-basil-and-sajith-sb/Of course that has been the whole reason for my blog, suggestions to improve the ...

If reported accurately, it appears that the respected Ven. Bellanwila Wimalarathena Thero, has been misinformed or wrongly advised by Rogue Elephant owners as to what has been going on lately, as well as the obligations of the DWC in that respect.The other issue is that these owners are influential people who have supplied elephants to temples, who are now caught ...

What exactly is animal cruelty? Let us begin with the Elephants! ANIMAL BILL OF RIGHTShttp://www.dailymirror.lk/110505/Constitution-Reform-Committee-recommends-humane-treatment-of-animalsThere is a raging debate today on how we should deal with Elephants, and from that of other animals and the list is as long as a piece of string! We have had international examples of the famous Tiger Temple being closed down last week, ostensibly due to a public outcry about the welfare of the Tigers ...

Politicians have either broken rules or permitted changes over the past 70 years that have irretrievably harmed the Environment in Sri Lanka. It is therefore their responsibility now to reverse some of this damage, and I will concentrate here on the use of land in Rural Areas.NO POLITICIAN realizes that many of the homes in rural areas are hardly occupied, ...

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