For press freedom by Sunanda Deshapriya

The last debate on the constitution

Take for example the question of the constitution. Among the debates of any nation, those on the constitutions would receive the highest place. Not so in Sri Lanka. No one any longer debates the constitution.

August 28, 2010

Foreign worker at Non Violent Peace Force evicted from the country

The Defence Ministry has ordered a Korean national lady involved in humanitarian work at the Non Violent Peace Force, an NGO that has been operating in the country for several years, to leave the country before the 30th of this month.

August 28, 2010

Ravaya journalist who wrote false story on the JHU loses job

The Ravaya newspaper editor has decided to terminate the employment of journalist Ranjith Gunawardena with immediate effect after finding out the newspaper’s headline story last week written by him quoting JHU National Organizer and Spokesperson, Nishantha Sri Warnasighe on KP was false.

August 28, 2010

PSD Chief asked to gather information on the opposition and the media

Presidential Security Division (PSD) head Major General Chagi Gallage has been appointed as the head of the Intelligence Regiment of the Sri Lanka Army.

August 28, 2010