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Selfish Urban Professionals and Governance…….

Daily Mirror …….How the ignorant willingness of the urban middle-class activism keep this system going Legality and morals apart, more questions arose with respect to democratic rule. A whole lot of new amendments substituted a single amendment brought to the Provincial Council Elections Bill at the last minute. The crisis is evident in the education … Continue reading

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A new era in Zimbabwe

Daily News Editorial  Television screens worldwide were filled with scenes of jubilant Zimbabweans celebrating the resignation of 94-year-old President Robert Mugabe, the world’s oldest serving leader, on Tuesday after 37 long years in power. His resignation or more accurately, ouster came after the Zimbabwe Army led by General Constantino Chiwenga intervened with “Operation Restore Legacy” … Continue reading

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Who is commissioned to do what, with ‘SAITM’?

Daily Mirror   A so-called Commission on ‘The SAITM Crisis, and Deriving Solutions’, is in session these days at the OPA (Organization of Professionals Association) auditorium.   What is this Commission, and how legitimate is it?   Legitimacy is an aspect that would very likely never get into the final Report of the above named Commission, and … Continue reading

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The Phonegate

Island Editorial All signs are that the sins of errant political potentates who stood to gain from the biggest ever financial crime in Sri Lanka—the Treasury bond scams—will be laid on a lesser person who has no political future to worry about and is in a position to run away, flashing a foreign passport. One … Continue reading

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National perspective versus political aspirations

By Shivanthi Ranasinghe (Ceylon Today) Ceylon Today This month began with the Parliament convening specially to debate about the Constitution. While one camp demands a new Constitution, another insists on only amendments. Pressures outside the Parliament oppose any tampering to the Constitution. They find the Constitution surgeons not trustworthy. Amidst these sharp divisions, the outcome … Continue reading

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