Tag "Sri Lanka"

Ignoring Indian Agencies Info Lead To Deadly Attack

The Easter Sunday self-inflicted tragedy was in military parlance a total command failure, which is likely to take Sri Lanka a decade back Neither Sherlock Holmes nor Alfred Hitchcock would have been mystified by intelligence oversights that led to one

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Sri Lanka Uproots ISIS caliphate

In the wake of the Easter blasts,the government has found overwhelming support from Lankan Muslims who back it’s crackdown methods against the Islamists. The success of the efforts still hinge on the narrative constructed by the Lankan Govt The Easter

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Jihad Without a Local Cause

For the first time, the community in Sri Lanka has turned against Christians, as Muslim assertiveness is born. Sri Lanka is no stranger to violence — a complete generation underwent the ordeals of the Tamil-Sinhala Civil War (1976-2009). But the

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The Ugly Face of Terror

Sri Lanka must remain unfazed in the wake of Easter attacks as it has been reaping huge dividends from peace. First things first, any attack on a house of worship, no matter which religion’s, by someone who claims to be

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Tighter ties the only way

The refusal by India to be part of BRI will not derail bilateral relations. China needs India’s market. In China’s Foreign Ministry offices in Beijing’s Chaoyang District, there are many departments, including a few that deal with Chinese history, looking

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Left, Right, Left

Dragging the names of war heroes in coup conspiracies, assassination plots and contrived misdemeanours for political reasons maybe the reason why Sri Lanka’s military isn’t healthy. With no effective Government in Sri Lanka after the soft coup by President Maithripala

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