Still wary: a Muslim woman peers around a gate in Aluthgama, a town 50 kilometres south of Colombo. At least three Muslims were killed there in 2014 in a clash with a rightwing Buddhist group.

A long road to reconciliation

Seven years after the end of the civil war, Jo Eckersley and Ashwin Hemmathagama assess Sri Lanka’s progress.

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NI 495 - Trade unions - rebuild, renew, resist - September, 2016
Three generations of a Tamil family internally displaced.

Crude triumphalism in Sri Lanka

On the eve of the Commonwealth summit in Colombo, Lewis Garland reports on the insidious disempowerment of the country's Tamil community.

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NI 468 - Fracking - the gathering storm - December, 2013
Self-proclaimed ‘man of the masses’.

Mahinda Rajapaksa

President Mahinda Rajapaksa of Sri Lanka’s slick reputation comes unstuck.

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NI 427 - Terror takeover - November, 2009

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Fracking - the gathering storm December, 2013
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