Who is behind the new BBS offensive?
The most pertinent question at this juncture is
the reason why the BBS and Ven. Gnanasara Thera have got involved in
the murky Eknaligoda case. Authoritative sources from the Police
Department disclosed that two suspects who had already been arrested
in connection with the case – a Sergeant and a Corporal attached to
the Army’s intelligence wing – gave statements a few weeks ago,
revealing the name of an all-powerful official of the previous
Davos Forum, Sinha le and a monk remanded
This cat read the Sunday papers avidly – she
means Sunday January 24 – to see how political columnists commented
on Ranil Wickremasinghe’s trip to the World Economic Forum in Davos.
Menika was really overjoyed to see the country’s Prime Minister
being welcomed as an invited participant at the Forum.
With a prayer and an apology
Sri Lanka joins the global fight against ivory
Conservationists’ slogan apart, by practice,
only elephants should wear ivory, seemed to be the idea behind a
special ceremony in Colombo last Tuesday (26) when a confiscated
consignment of ivory was ceremonially crushed and later burnt.