Posts Tagged ‘ Samabima ’

Preface to Reconciliation

Mar 27th, 2014 | By

The Grand Finale of the interschool debating competition between the finalists Visakha Vidyalaya Colombo and Mahinda Vidyalaya Galle on LLRC recommendations and reconciliation process in Sri Lanka organized by “Rights Now” will be held today 27th of March at Lakshman Kadiragamer Institute for International Relations and Strategic Studies. Deshamanya Mr. Bradman Weerakoon will be delivering

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National Delegates Conference of Samabima readers circle – Kandy with Photos

Mar 5th, 2014 | By

By Rights Now National Conference of ‘Samabima’ readers’ circles was held on 14th and 15th of February at the Nation Builders’ Association Auditorium, Kundasale, and Kandy. Over 80 civil activists and opinion makers from readers’ circles in different districts attended to this conference. The conference titled “against development myth and the international conspiracy myth” was

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National Delegates Conference of Samabima- Update 2

Feb 14th, 2014 | By

Update 2 Inaugural session of the Samanima readers National Delegates Conference concluded shortly. On this session Prof. Milton Rajaratna  addressed the session on ‘Myth of Development’. Panelists Harsha Gunasena, Kasthuri Anuradhanayaka also addressed the session. Next session is titled the ‘Myth of International Conspiracy’. Main speaker Attorney Lal Wijenayake. More than 80 delegates from all over

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Summary of the SAMABIMA Newspaper – 2014 January issue

Feb 1st, 2014 | By

Translated by Ramidu Introduction January 2014 issue of the ‘Samabima’ newspaper is out now. This issue is titled ‘Black January’ and pay tributes to the slain journalist Lasantha Wickremathunge who was killed in a High Security Zone in Colombo in broad day light. After 5 years, his killers were not brought to justice. ‘Samabima’ is

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We are Change Makers: ‘Rights Now’ Youth Forum Concluded- with photos

Jan 27th, 2014 | By

Annual Conference of the ‘Rights Now’ Youth Forum organized by the Rights Now Former Interns Association was held on 24th, 25th and 26th at Chinthana Centre, Nainamadama. 40 Delegates representing 15 internship batches of former interns were attended this youth forum. Mr. Deepthi Kumara Gunarathna was invited by the Rights Now Former Interns Association to

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BLACK JANUARY: ‘Samabima’ January issue is out

Jan 23rd, 2014 | By

January 2014 issue of the ‘Samabima’ newspaper is out now. This issue is titled ‘Black January’ and pay tributes to the slain journalist Lasantha Wickremathunge who was killed in a High Security Zone in Colombo in broad day light. After 5 years, his killers were not brought to the justice. ‘Samabima’ is the Sinhala publication

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Live Webcast: Human Rights Festival 2013, Implement LLRC Recommendations!

Nov 13th, 2013 | By

Adhere to Commonwealth Values! Implement LLRC Recommendations! Human Rights Festival organized parallel to the CHOGM 2013, Sri Lanka Will be held with the participation of social activists, trade unionists, civil society representatives and victims of the human rights violations, at 400, Talawatugoda Road, Pita Kotte, Sri Lanka (Adjoining premises to the United National Party Headqurters,

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Video: Sex Workers in Sri Lanka: Nimalka Fernando Speaks Out

Nov 4th, 2013 | By

Government of Sri Lanka is trying to introduce Casinos in Sri Lanka as a part of their strategy to promote tourism in the country. Responding to a query by a journalist from the pro government ‘The Island’ newspaper, Dr. Nimalka Fernando has reportedly said that it was an inevitable circumstance of women engaging in the sex

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