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'Sri Lanka and Myanmar are ethnocratic states' - Dr Maung Zarni
Monday, 01 January 2018

'Sri Lanka and Myanmar are ethnocratic states' - Dr Maung Zarni

'Enemy of the State' screamed the banner headline of a Burmese national newspaper in September, featuring full page photograph of Maung Zarni. More hatred follows, a week later. "These publications ar...

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Politics & Current Affairs

US concludes bilateral war exercise in strategic Sri Lanka naval base (Video)

US concludes bilateral war exercise in strategic Sri Lanka naval base (Video)

United States has concluded a weeklong military training of the Sri Lanka navy d...

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Media

Sri Lanka: Two UN visits and three incidents of Tamil media harassment

Sri Lanka: Two UN visits and three incidents of Tamil media harassment

Two Tamil journalists and a media outlet in Sri Lanka came under military and po...

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Human Rights

Sri Lanka top law official warned not to abuse his powers

Sri Lanka top law official warned not to abuse his powers

Civil society activists in Sri Lanka have slammed the state prosecutor for refus...

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International Affairs

Francois Houtart: The 'pope of the anti globalisation' bids adieu

Francois Houtart: The 'pope of the anti globalisation' bids adieu

The eminent marxist sociologist and liberation theologian, Francois Hourtart (92...

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Politics & Economy

 Ethics of ‘Post-War’ Reconstruction: Resistance to 'War by Other Means'

Ethics of ‘Post-War’ Reconstruction: Resistance to 'War by Other Means'

The US-led invasions of Afghanistan and Iraq, and the Israeli invasion of Palest...

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Media & Culture

Sri Lanka's Secrets: How the Rajapaksa regime gets away with murder

Sri Lanka's Secrets: How the Rajapaksa regime gets away with murder

Sometimes you come across a book that kicks so hard in the stomach that you simp...

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Poetry & Prose

Being Free from Narcissus

Being Free from Narcissus

That night,
Narcissus left his last kiss on my forehead,
like Anna Sergeyevna kiss...

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Video

News from Jaffna: Stories from a garrison town

News from Jaffna: Stories from a garrison town

Despite the dangers involved in working for the Tamil newspaper 'Uthayan' in Jaf...

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Press Releases

Sri Lanka: 'End brutal crackdown against students' - JDS

Sri Lanka: 'End brutal crackdown against students' - JDS

The Journalists for Democracy in Sri Lanka has called on the Sri Lankan authorit...

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