Saturday, 31 October , 2020

India

After their attacks on climate science, industrial lobbyists target the scientific...

by Olivier Petitjean 6 February 2018 A nebulous coalition of industry-sponsored players, deregulation lobbyists and the far right has formed to deny or downplay the health...

As Chair of MCC & US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo...

Mike Pompeo is arriving amidst a sudden & unexpected covid surge in Sri Lanka and coming from two of the worst covid-hit countries. He...

Dual Citizenship and Amendments to the Constitution – An Open Letter...

Dear Parliamentarians,  We urge you to refrain from voting for any Amendment to the Constitution that would permit foreign citizens to enter Sri Lanka’s Parliament...

Report: Facebook “Complicit” in Role as “World’s Engine for Anti-Muslim Violence”

A new study conducted across nine countries revealed that Facebook played a leading role in facilitating anti-Muslim violence by providing a platform for Islamophobic...

Can Sri Lanka be ‘neutral’ with an ‘India first’ policy?

By Lasanda Kurukulasuriya In several interviews after his recent appointment as Secretary to the Foreign Ministry, Adm. (Retd.) Jayanath Colombage has sought to explain the...

US seeks formal alliance similar to Nato with India, Japan and...

Washington’s goal is to get countries in the Indo-Pacific region to work together as a bulwark against ‘a potential challenge from China’, says the...

Black Lives Matter, Gandhi, Soekarno, Africa and Hungary

By Darwis Khudori * Monday, July 20, 2020, I received an Internet link from one of my Algerian students: « La stèle dédiée au Président Soekarno...

Trying to organize a “proxy world war”

Donald Trump is ‘willing to accept more risk’ to counter Beijing aggression, says US official he official says the US is strengthening ties economically...

Une guerre gréco-turque est-elle possible ? Ses implications potentielles pour l’UE,...

Par Dimitris Konstantakopoulos Jul18, 2020 Dans un article précédent, nous avons discuté de la décision d'Ankara de transformer Sainte-Sophie en mosquée dans le contexte stratégique plus...

Is a Greek – Turkish War possible? Its potential implications for...

Βy Dimitris Konstantakopoulos In a previous article we discussed the decision of Ankara to turn Hagia Sophia into a mosque in the wider and changing...