Stories about Sri Lanka from August, 2008
Cerno visits a historic cave temple – the Ridi Vihare -”Silver Temple” in Sinhala and writes about it.
Shehal of kanabona.com witnessed the partial Lunar eclipse on August 17th in Sri Lanka and posts some beautiful photographs of the eclipse.
Ahmede Hussain of Black and Gray writes on the recently concluded South Asian Association for Regional Co-operation (SAARC) summit in Colombo and comments, “SAARC leadership must show brinkmanship to make...
Lanka Page opines that the recent incident in Georgia can be a lesson for Sri Lanka: “like in 1987, there is every likelihood that India will intervene if we too...
Free Media Sri Lanka on a government minister organizing an anti-media protest and calling for a ban on a particular TV station.
Sepia Mutiny on a popular actor of South Asian origin – Kal Penn rooting for Obama.
The ethnic conflict has left many people in Sri Lanka stranded in their own country. groundviews on the condition of some people in camps.
Made in Sri Lanka and LirneAsia discuss the censoring of pornographic material.
A mobile telephony provider in Sri Lanka wants all users to include photographs in their registration documents. LirneASIA doesn't see the point of such a move.
groundviews analyzes the implication of the cease fire declared by the LTTE in Sri Lanka during the SAARC summit.