- Created on Wednesday, 05 June 2013 15:39
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Lakshman I.Keerthisinghe LLB, LLM.MPhil, Attorney-at-Law
‘If all mankind minus one were of one opinion, and only one person were of the contrary opinion, mankind would be no more justified in silencing that one person, than he, if he had power, would be justified in silencing mankind.’
- Created on Tuesday, 28 May 2013 15:58
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At the outset, Sri Lanka wishes to associate itself with the statement made on behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement.
- Created on Tuesday, 28 May 2013 15:47
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The recommendations of the Lessons Learnt and Reconciliation Commission (LLRC) have come to be accepted by the International Community judging from the repeated references to it both nationally and internationally, in complete disregard to the Government’s National Plan of Action that was developed by incorporating selected recommendations in the LLRC Report. In the meantime, India while supporting International Resolutions to implement LLRC Recommendations is also insistent that Sri Lanka implement the 13th Amendment evidently unaware of significant incompatibilities between the two.
- Created on Wednesday, 15 May 2013 20:12
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Our experience demonstrates the vital role of local traditions and culture in moulding the practices of local government institutions. It also highlights the unique significance of the part played by these institutions in sustaining and strengthening the democratic way of life. This is especially so, because democratic governance impacts most directly on the people through these institutions which bring government literally to their doorstep, President Mahinda Rajapaksa said.
- Created on Wednesday, 08 May 2013 10:39
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Classifying Administrative Divisions by Quality of Housing
Dr. Amara Satharasinghe, Additional Director General
Department of Census and Statistics
- Created on Monday, 29 April 2013 16:18
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By: Sureshika Thilakarathna
Sri Lanka government is mulling to amend the 25 year old Capital Market Act (SEC Act) to be in line with modern day capital market requirements providing the local investors more opportunity to invest the savings in the market. This would pave the way for the listed companies to raise the much needed capital through primary and the secondary equity markets the Colombo Stock exchange.