New Theme: Libre Happy Theme Thursday, all! Today I’m happy to introduce Libre, a new free theme designed by yours truly. Libre Libre brings a stylish, classic look to your personal blog or longform writing site. The main navigation bar stays fixed to the top while your visitors read, keeping your most important content at hand. At the bottom of your site, three ...

THE MIRUSUVIL CASE: WHY SEARCHING REFORM IS URGENT AND NECESSARY Image courtesy Daily News The High Court Trial at Bar’s recent conviction and sentencing of Staff Sergeant Sunil Rathnayake to death for what has come to be known as the ‘Mirusuvil massacre’ was met with the entirely expected and bellicose outrage of extremist nationalist Sinhala Buddhist elements. But a more interesting and nuanced response emerged from within the state ...

Maithripala as prop and pin-up We don't know if everyone who voted for Maithripala actually believed that Parliament would be dissolved in late April, i.e. when the much talked of and now hardly ever mentioned ‘100 Days’ came to an end. We don’t know if everyone who voted for Maithripala thought that he was capable of or interested in seeing electoral reform through (and, the ...

My ‘Wild’ Weekend I had my first camping experience last weekend when the third year Environmental Science students took part in a field workshop at the Wasgamuwa National Park (WNP) under the guidance of Dr. Mayuri Wijesinghe. We left Colombo early Friday morning and reached the WNP Visitor Center by late afternoon. Mr. Samaranayake, the Park Warden of WNP gave us a brief history of ...

The headline said that Bharti Airtel has now reached the exalted status of having the third largest number of mobile customers worldwide, after China Mobile and Vodafone Group. But as the writer concludes, the real challenge is going to be how new business models can be implemented to make Internet access as successful as voice access. As Reliance Jio gets ...

…in December. Now before you start asking me where I’m going or before my Mum gets excited on the plans I’ve made ahead of time and not told her, let’s just say that I haven’t really planned anything. But I keep telling many people I meet that I’m taking my big break in December only […]

Signal360 and Mousetrap Mobile Partner Signal360 and Mousetrap Mobile Partner San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) July 02, 2015 The Association of Luxury Suite Directors’ members represent the highest quality and value tier venues in the world, as are their vendors, suppliers and food and beverage ...

Rajapaksa announces latest sequel – ‘Mahinda 3: Hairier and Scarier’ Bowing to fan pressure, political auteur Percival Rajapaksa announced yet another sequel in his ‘Mahinda’ series; ‘Mahinda 3: Hairier and Scarier”. Speaking at a press conference yesterday, Mr. Rajapaksa said, ‘As you know, the original plan was to do keep doing sequels forever but then my funding was cut. Well now I’m here to tell you that we are back and bigger than ever! ...

Sometimes you feel like a punching bag You feel everything is wrong, nothing is right You feel you are alone, even though you are with company I guess it is reality.. the way life works for you.. People come , People go , in the end you leave alone A story in most cases best kept untold.. But reality is such that, we need to understand it and learn to let go..

Samsung Launches SUHD Curved TV In Sri Lanka By now I assume you know that we (the readme team) travel a lot. And by a lot I mean quite a distance. From Jaffna to Kandy, to everything in between. Well this time we found ourselves in a place you would least expect to find us. We were at Casa Colombo. Why you ask? Well the answer is quite ...

I am here at the Asia Pacific Regional Internet Governance Forum in Macau (I really wish they’ll agree on the English spelling; My visa says Macao; Government signboards here say Macau; my spell checker seems to prefer Macau). MAC representative Bangladesh Information Minister Hasanul haq Inu, M.P., said in his address, as he always does, that Internet is a basic ...

6 Weeks On Number 1 For Naomi Wijemanne Looks like Sri Lanka digs “Happy Pills” and deems it as THE track for number 1! On this edition of home’s biggest countdown, Chitty not only co-hosted but he also gave some pretty interesting insight into his top 3 guitar plugins and a bit more before he introduced the number 1 track. There was also an entire hour dedicated towards ...

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