Covid-19 and the journalist

Ajith Perakum Jayasinghe This is the translation of a column I write to the Sinhala language Lanka newspaper. Publishing an electronic version of Lanka newspaper is commendable because the newspapers

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No end to the search of justice by Sri Lankan Tamil woman Selvam Sivapakyam

Ajith Perakum Jayasinghe Selvam Sivapakyam, who is in this picture was a resident of Mullaitivu in the Northern Province of Sri Lanka. She participated in campaigns seeking justice for the

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Start from the end

Rajendra Wijesinghe Just after a couple of days from my father’s funeral, Para asked, “Why don’t you continue to share your days with your dad? A few days ago, Mr

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Two Uncles in Company

Ajith Perakum Jayasinghe #Mystorylk I have been blogging since 2009. My collection of blogs is well over 5,000 in number. Most of them are in Sinhala. I write to newspapers

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Living with a government that you dislike

The translation of a new column by Ajith Perakum Jayasinghe on Lanka Newspaper (Read in Sinhala) No one can deny that Gotabhaya Rajapakse’s government is popular among Sinhalese Buddhists. According

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From beach clean-up to fuel price formula

Development News Brief by Ajith Perakum Jayasinghe Port City CSR project to clean beach south of Colombo Port City Colombo together with Wana Arana Foundation has launched a CSR project

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Price hike of Buth Packet symbolizes the trend

Development News Brief by Ajith Perakum Jayasinghe Colombo air unhealthy Air Quality Index (AQI) value of Colombo city is to be between 100-115 these days and can be bad for

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Development News Brief (New)

By Ajith Perakum Jayasinghe How well-planned is the government? Mrs. P.S.M. Charles was sworn in as the Governor of Northern Provincial Council of Sri Lanka yesterday. This is the second appointment given to

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Dawn of a new country

Nimal Siripala A Little known tiny Pacific Island Bougainville is now heading for its independence, and to break away from Papua New Guinea. International observers and media personalities have been

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Sri Lanka gets the bad name internationally due to abduction of an embassy staff member

Ajith Perakum Jayasinghe Swiss foreign ministry has confirmed the incident of the kidnap of a female embassy official by unknown assailants in Sri Lanka. Swissinfo.ch website reported that the Swiss

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