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Cultural Kandy

Our hotel in Kandy is something else. We’re all on the third floor, each room with a balcony commanding a great view of the town, which is basically a really busy Sri Lankan university town with a lake and hills rising up all around it, on which are perched all the rich houses and hotels. 722 more words

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Alleged war crimes: Restorative justice with truth and reconciliation

By Ameen Izzadeen
For how long can Sri Lanka play hide and seek with the Western powers which, for reasons political or otherwise, seek to hold the country’s leadership and the security forces accountable for war crimes alleged to have been committed during the last stages of the separatist war in 2009? 1,067 more words

Political Analysis

Cricket In the Paradise Island.

Sri Lanka. What comes to your mind when you hear the name ‘Sri Lanka’? Perhaps as the country that defeated the 30 years old civil war? 279 more words


Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

We made it to Ho Chi Minh. In Kuala Lumpur, we were transferred from the Sri Lankan carrier, to Malaysian Airline, and we got wondering if we’d end up in one of Rhys’s “doorway to nowhere land” stories. 632 more words

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'Maithriyen' postmark

NOTE: This post has nothing to do with the current president of Sri Lanka although the poor sod was likely named for the same basic concept. 120 more words

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Flashback Friday, March 6

Each week a blog will be written containing one or more terrorist attacks that took place on that day in preceding years. Furthermore, the author will try to engage his flashbulb memory. 341 more words

Group Project

Sri Lankan Naval Architect Builds a Unique Yacht

Sri Lankan Naval Architect Builds a Unique Yacht..

Posted on Sunday Times (February 22, 2015)

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