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Enemies of the Internet 2013

Enemies of the Internet 2013

    Today, 12 March, World Day Against Cyber-Censorship, Reporters Without Borders is releasing a Special report on Internet surveillance, available at surveillance.rsf.org. It looks at the way governments are increasingly using technology that monitors online activity and intercepts electronic communication in order to arrest …

Rights of Sri Lanka’s Soldier’s vs LTTE Terrorists

Rights of Sri Lanka’s Soldier’s vs LTTE Terrorists

Shenali Waduge In the current context of things it is imperative that we draw the lines between what and who are legal and what and who are not. With 32 nations including Sri Lanka having banned LTTE as a terrorist organization we would first like …

Child born with HIV is ‘functionally cured’

Child born with HIV is ‘functionally cured’

      For the first time, doctors are reporting that a child born with HIV and put on an unusually aggressive treatment regimen has been functionally cured of the infection. …

The Delusion of Thinking Sri Lanka is an Israeli Type Garrison State

The Delusion of Thinking Sri Lanka is an Israeli Type Garrison State

By Dr.Dayan Jayatilleka Courtesy: Daily Financial Times            As an island, Sri Lanka’s history has been shaped by the dialectic of the internal and external, with the latter playing a decisive role for prolonged periods. These external forces and factors have …