A day before Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe
left for New Delhi for the opening session of the World Economic
Summit, he delivered a lecture titled ‘Sri Lanka and its place in
the world’ at the main hall of the New Zealand Parliament house.
This cat still cannot believe that ex Supreme
Court Judge, Canagasabapathy Viswalingam Wigneswaran, (b. 23
October, 1939), PC, formerly of Cambridge Place, Colombo 7, Royal
College and, University of Ceylon; much admired when he emerged in
politics with his prominent red pottu,
Bills to better regulate Sangha, Nilame elections
Once more two important pieces of draft
legislation for the proper administration of Buddhist institutions
and the priesthood have been postponed indefinitely even though they
were to have been debated and passed by Parliament last week.