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Tuesday, 20 August 2019

Sakuni, a transgender activist

Sri Lankan transgender person wishes to elect to parliament

Adapted from an International Planned Parenthood Federation Blog Sakuni is 36-year-old transgender woman from Sri Lanka. A transgender activist, she speaks passionately about the situation facing transgender people in Sri Lanka and her work with the National Transgender Network of…

UN Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Religion or Belief A
Negambo OIC Woodler felicitated by UN Resident Coordination Hanna Singer

Sri Lankan police officer appreciated by UN for serving refugees

United Nations in Sri Lanka conveyed special appreciation to Mr. Woodler, Headquarters Inspector of Negombo police station for his act of protecting refugees from foreign countries residing in Sri Lanka, who were displaced again after Easter Sunday terrorist attacks on…

Gotabaya Rajapaksa

Who is Gotabaya Rajapaksa?

Gotabhaya Rajakapse is the candidate of the Podujana Peramuna for the presidential election in 2019. His bio data and profile are given below. Name: Nandasena Gotabaya Rajapaksa Date of birth: June 20, 1949 (70 years in 2019) Birth place: Palatuwa,…

A sad story about election violence in Sri Lanka

Ajith Perakum Jayasinghe Who is the lady in this picture? What has happened to her? Please go through this article until the end to find out what has happened to her. It is worth to read this history of the…

Central Bank of Sri Lanka

John Exter, the American who formed Central Bank of Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka People’s Party MP Bandula Gunawardane recently mentioned in a newspaper interview that the nation’s Monetary Law Act was designed by US national John Exter. According to Gunawardane, the amendments brought to the Monetary Law Act separates the responsibilities…

Taxi app craze of Sri Lanka

Ajith Perakum Jayasinghe Sri Lankans these days are like madly launching taxi apps. Even the government has entered into the industry whereas a large number of taxi apps are competing for taxi commuters in Colombo city. Sri Lanka Telecom, a…