Tagged with principles

MR at cross purposes

(Daily News Editorial) Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa in the last lap of the election campaign appears to be in a confused state and is given to contradictions. In an interview with a well known columnist carried in an English daily yesterday Rajapaksa took to task his onetime Cabinet Minister Champika Ranawaka over accusations made by … Continue reading

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Sri Lanka’s principled Air Chief Marshal

AIR CHIEF MARSHAL TERRENCE GUNAWARDENA This was a born leader By Dr. Nihal D. Amerasekera Source Sunday Times Terrence cut a distinctive figure as a tall, well-built teenager at school.  He commanded much respect as the Senior Prefect in 1958. I can still picture him standing by the door closest to the stage at the … Continue reading

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