Sri Lanka

 
China’s generosity queried
China’s generosity queried
China’s President Xi Jinping has brought with him news of multibillion-dollar investments and cash loans to two of South Africa’s state-owned...
H&M, Gap to probe sexual harassment in factories
H&M, Gap to probe sexual harassment in factories
Fashion giants H&M and Gap Inc vowed to investigate reports that garment workers who supply their high-street stores routinely face sexual...
M.I.A.’s collage clarifies the cause
M.I.A.’s collage clarifies the cause
In 1985, the wave of Sri Lankan refugees to South London included 10-year-old Mathangi Arulpragasam, her mother, brother and sister. Her father...
First Sri Lankan woman at the Asian Winter Games surprises all
First Sri Lankan woman at the Asian Winter Games surprises all
Following in the tradition of plucky triers such as Jamaica’s bobsledders and British ski jumper Eddie “the Eagle” Edwards, a Sri Lankan...
Sri Lankan cricketer Sangakkara craves new records
Sri Lankan cricketer Sangakkara craves new records
Sri Lankan veteran Kumar Sangakkara said on Wednesday that he loved chasing records after becoming the first batsman to score four consecutive...
Pope Francis names first Sri Lankan saint
Pope Francis names first Sri Lankan saint
Pope Francis named the first saint to come from Sri Lanka at a waterfront Mass for more than half a million people in Colombo on...
Sri Lanka is a tourist's cup of tea
Sri Lanka is a tourist's cup of tea
The pictures lie. Mist does not descend on the hills of Sri Lanka’s tea country; it just sits there — permanently. So when the bony but...
Sri Lanka: Living in fear of the 'white vans'
Sri Lanka: Living in fear of the 'white vans'
The arrest on terrorism charges this week of two well-known human rights activists in Sri Lanka has sent ripples of fear through those who work for...
Proteas fined for slow over rate
Proteas fined for slow over rate
The Proteas have been fined for slow over rate in Monday's hard fought win against New Zealand, the International Cricket Council (ICC) said on...
Tutu to the UN: Sri Lanka needs healing
Tutu to the UN: Sri Lanka needs healing
We, concerned individuals and organisations from around the world, urge the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) to use their March 2014...
Sri Lankan state forces accused of most local war crimes
Sri Lankan state forces accused of most local war crimes
Government forces were behind most of the alleged war crimes in the final bloody months of Sri Lanka's 26-year civil war and may have systematically destroyed evidence of mass killings, according to a new Australian report....
Zuma silent on Sri Lankan human rights abuses
Zuma silent on Sri Lankan human rights abuses
The Canadian and Mauritian heads of state boycotted the 2013 Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting held in Sri Lanka earlier this...

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