“Whereas in furtherance of the development policies being promoted by the Government in the backdrop of a globally integrated environment, it is deemed expedient and necessary to ensure the prudent use of land which is a limited resource, in a manner that preserves the national interest” This is the opening section of the new Land (Restrictions on […]

ICC statement on BCCI and WICB dispute The ICC clarified that, unless referred to, it does not have the power to intervene in bilateral FTP tour disputes The International Cricket Council (ICC) said on Wednesday it was concerned with the dispute between the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB), and was closely monitoring the developments arising from ...

The Post-2015 Youth Agenda: Why is it Important? Sebastian, 8, participates in a special program for students with discipline problems and troubled home lives. Photo: © Charlotte Kesl / World Bank If the deluge of trend pieces tell us anything, it’s that the millennials are the most fussed over demographic in history. But behind the hype, there is real a tectonic shift. We are now witnessing the ...

Enemies of the President’s Promse: Mahinda Rajapaksa and the Seven Dwarfs – Sleepy (Part 4) Enemies of the President’s Promse: Mahinda Rajapaksa and the Seven Dwarfs – Sleepy (Part 1) Enemies of the President’s Promse: Mahinda Rajapaksa and the Seven Dwarfs – Sleepy (Part 2) Enemies of the President’s Promse: Mahinda Rajapaksa and the Seven Dwarfs – Sleepy (Part 3) Meanwhile GL was also making a mess of the other task that had been entrusted to ...

Close on the heels of news reports that the mother and the wife of two LTTE terrorists were prevented from leaving the country for Canada by Sri Lankan authorities, two shooting incidents, allegedly by Jihadists, were reported in Canada. One incident was reported in the parliament while the Canada's Prime Minister was addressing the House.  According to international news reports ...

…you call it quits. I don’t remember being this tired. Like ever. Okay maybe I do, but not in a very long time. My head hurts, along with many other parts of my body and I only hope that Sunday comes soon so I can sleep. I think it’s about time I go on another […]

The assault with stones to the protesters who were conducted protest in front of fisheries ministry on 20th Oct asking for several demands including Stop Chinese vessels which are use Sri Lankan Flag and fish in EEZ and international waters near Sri lanka.According to the protesters the stoning have injured 3 persons. The protestes also charged that a group of ...

Northern Fishermen Seek Tougher Action Fishermen leaders of Northern Sri Lanka have sought legal action to deter Indian fishermen from illegal fishing in Sri Lankan waters, The Hindu newspaperREPORTED.They said Indian fishermen — apprehended by the Sri Lankan Navy for fishing illegally in Sri Lankan waters — were handed over to the police or the Department of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources and produced before the ...

The Ministry of Aquatic Resources and Fisheries will not consider returning the boats of the Indian fisherman that were taken in to custody by the Sri Lankan navy while poaching in Sri Lankan seas.Minister of Aquatic Resources and Fisheries Rajitha Senaratne told The Sunday Leader that these boats were taken into the custody while they were engaged in fishing illegally ...

Trott signs Warwickshire contract until 2017 The positive news for Warwickshire batsman Jonathan Trott has continued with the 33-year-old signing a new contract with the Bears which will keep him at Edgbaston until at least the end of the 2017 season after putting pen to paper on a new three-year contract extension. The top order batsman recovered from illness midway through the 2014 county campaign and ...

Serendipity had put up a post endorsing the call by the BBS to grant voting rights to expatriate Sri Lankans.I think this is a very bad idea.Expatriates who live overseas have no stake in affairs here. The do not pay tax, their lives are unaffected by the standard of governance. Their jobs are not impacted by economic policy, the purchasing ...

Civil Activists of North and East area were educated on International Guideline on Tenure and Small Scale Fisheries Awareness raising campaign was conducted in Mannar and Baticaloa with the objectives of Ø Awareness raising on international instruments in relation to Food Producer groups and food sovereigntyØ Education on the ongoing debate of the Seeds bill in the country and the campaign,Ø Highlighting of issues and the campaigns related to IDP, WHF, Indian trawling and Security concerns in the ...

Bledisloe 3 was a game for the ages. It’s the stuff that kids will remember for ages and older fans will talk about over numerous beers for time immemorial. It’s superb television. But I would be very unhappy if Steve Hansen wasn’t very unhappy at that last performance. Twice in a row now the All Blacks have been vulnerable against ...

Opinion: If Steve Jobs Ran Nokia Once upon a time, there was a company that made phones. They made smartphones phones with great design relative to their times. They had great cameras, an OS that many considered smart and friendly, and every time they put out a high-end phone it was the talk of the streets. Unfortunately, this company dropped the ball. People might say they gave ...

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