The Ministry of Finance sources claim preparations are afoot to launch an immediate disciplinary inquiry against a senior official of the Ministry of Power and Energy, alleging that she provided certain information to a powerful member of the Opposition regarding the transfer of 40% of the shares of the Kerawalapitiya Yugadanavi power plant for a period of 15 years at a price of USD 250 million to the US based New Fortress Energy.
Sri Lanka's decision to move to organic farming is not behind its food shortage given that a majority of the farmers have not even started the transition process.
By Vineet Kumar
By Basil Fernando
A guy enters into two prisons with a gang of his friends. In one of the prisons he threatens a group of prisoners undergoing trial by placing his pistol on the forehead of one.
The role of a professional Foreign Secretary– public servant as opposed to a politician – is traditionally associated with being measured and articulate.