Filed under Reconciliation

Devolution: Leaders should be clear

Daily Mirror Editorial The subject of Devolution of Power has come to the fore again. It has been reported that a committee has been appointed by President Maithripala Sirisena to formulate a new set of proposals on the devolution of power to replace the current Provincial Council system. But is anyone confident that it would … Continue reading

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Policy discourse vital before future elections

Sunday Times With the Provincial Council elections followed by the Presidential and Parliamentary elections likely to be held this year, political parties are focusing a large part of their energy to plan for these polls. New alliances are being formed to strengthen political parties’ chances of success when they go before the people. Electoral organisers … Continue reading

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Constitutional reforms: Stoking fear?

By Mass L. Usuf Imagine if all human beings are of one race, one colour, one height, and with the same features. Then, obviously, there will not be a race, colour, or ethnic differentiation, as all will look the same. Of course, there will be great difficulty and confusion in recognising each other, and dealing … Continue reading

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TELO’s demands and the national question

EDITORIAL The support of Tamil minority parties to elect a government has never received such importance as of now. The United National Party (UNP) is hellbent on obtaining the support of the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) in its bid to form a Government which will have a nominee from the Green Party for the prime … Continue reading

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