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A plea to the Dalai Lama


There is news again today about Buddhist violence against Muslims but no arrests. This is not something new. Other Muslim businesses have been torched in the last year. 97 more words

ස්පයිස් ක්ලබ්

මේ ලියන්න යන කතා සෙට් එක ටිකක් අමුතුයි. ඒවා මට දැනගන්න ලැබුණෙ මගෙ යාලුවෙකුගෙ යාලුවෙකුගෙන්. මිනිහත් තමන්ගෙ යාලුවො සෙට් එකක් වෙනුවෙන් තමයි මේ කතා සෙට් එක මට කිවුවෙ.



A roundabout of lies lies not far
From the blackened Muslim shop;
Mettha, Karuna, Muditha, Upeksha
And I have come to hate those words.
For when Aluthgama burned; Mettha. 255 more words


China’s Relationships in South Asia: Increasing in Sophistication

South Asia impacts China’s security in several ways. Besides the boundary dispute with India and Bhutan, Nepal and India are destinations for Tibetan refugees while Afghanistan and Pakistan are sources of extremist influences in Xinjiang. 947 more words

Foreign Policy

Fleeing from death to Colombo


When curfew was lifted from six in the morning until six in the evening, I caught a bus through the verdant hill country, down to the heat of Colombo. 71 more words

No more tears

I’ve just realised that this is the first holiday I’ve had where there haven’t been gales of tears at some point along the way (usually the first day, but invariably periodically throughout the vacation). 286 more words

Sri Lanka

It's a Wrap! Thank you!

Hey guys!

Before wrapping up our amazing experience in Sri Lanka, we thought we’d take this opportunity to thank all of you who have helped and supported us throughout this wonderful 2014 project/experience. 112 more words