The arrest of four Sri Lankan ISIS operatives in India underscores the persisting threat posed by Islamist extremism in the ...
State Minister of Defence Hon. Premitha Bandara Tennakoon chaired a special media briefing at the Disaster Management Center in Colombo to educate the media on measures put in place to face any bad ...
The increase in the land prices in all three districts of the Western Province reverses last year’s decline in the Gampaha and Kalutara districts. In contrast, the Colombo district (including Colombo ...
The earliest Buddhist shrine: excavating the birthplace of the Buddha, Lumbini (Nepal) ...
In April 2023, TNA MP R. Shanakiyan and ITAK MP M. A. Sumanthiran met with residents of Thiriyai, Trincomalee, to discuss their concerns about the land that has been taken by the Girihandu Seya ...
I yet can remember the first time I drove my son’s Nisan Zee on the Altamont Pass when over a two mile span I saw some thousand wind turbines producing electricity for the US grid. I can yet remember ...
Communist regimes, particularly in countries like China, have had a complex relationship with Buddhism. They often view it ...
A proposal to the Government of Sri Lanka to set up an International Museum cum Research Institute on Colonial rule in this country from1505-1948 in Kandy at the old Bogamabara Prison site in memory ...
Even though not reported in much detail outside the north, people living in the north are disturbed at the increase in the number of new Buddhist structures and shrines coming up in the Northern ...
The Himalayan Declaration too subtly peddles the ‘devolution’ theme & is part & parcel of the stepping stone to an autonomous state by first pushing for asymmetrical federalism. The Himalayan ...
Materials from Buddhist ruins were used for the Oddusuddan kovil. Buddhist pillars were seen beside the Sivapuram Sri Malai Kovil also stone edict dated to 8 to 10 AD which has been published.
Colombo, May 26: The tragic death of the Iranian President Dr.Ebrahim Raisi in a helicopter crash in his country on May 19, will be mourned in Sri Lanka, India and Pakistan as he had built strong ...