(By the 29th of May 2014, the parliamentary membership of Dr. Rajitha Senaratne, the Hon. Minister of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development, will be 20 years while also, completing 41 years of his political career. Also his date of birth falls on that date. This special letter is issued on recognition of his services. )
Canada has inadvertently provided fertile ground for incubating terrorists and exporting them around the world by overtly failing to respond to the groups living and operating within the country (pg.1, 2014).
by Asanga Abeyagoonasekera, Executive Director, LKIIRSS at WCY2014
“This world demands the qualities of youth; not a time of life but a state of mind, a temper of the will, a quality of the imagination, a predominance of courage over timidity, of the appetite for adventure over the love of ease, it is young people who must take the lead” - Robert F. Kennedy
According to Save the Children’s State of the World’s Mothers Report 2014, Sri Lanka is the best place to be a mother in southern Asia. Sri Lanka’s 89th ranking puts it in the middle of the group of 178 countries ranked.
Speech delivered by Secretary Defence at the Putrajaya Forum 2014' in Malaysia held from 14th to 18th April 2014 at the Putra World Trade Center, Kuala Lumpur on the theme "Influence of Non-State Actors: Impact on Global Security"
(By Maya Anthony)Terrorist groups worldwide operate through community, welfare, social, cultural, humanitarian, human rights and organizations many registered as charities, non profit organizations and NGOs. During the recent sessions, investigations revealled that the world's most august human rights body - the United Nations Human Rights Council - was infiltrated by the LTTE, a proscribed terrorist group. For its role in terrorism in Sri Lanka and in India and terrorist support activities, the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam is a proscribed terrorist group in the US, Canada, UK, EU, India and a number of other countries.