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Should we ‘Bobbitize’ the rapists?

Her gut response to one girl’s stand against an attacker makes Mari Marcel Thekaekara question her nonviolent principles.…

  • Fri Aug 8 04:14:00 2014
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Pakistani asylum-seekers in Sri Lanka face deportation

Lasanda Kurukulasuriya reports on the plight of refugees facing a dangerous return home.…

  • Tue Jul 15 03:56:00 2014
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Forbidden to remember their dead

Tamil survivors tell their stories five years after the Sri Lankan government’s bloody onslaught…

  • Wed May 21 06:26:00 2014
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No tattoos please, we’re Buddhists

But casinos are no problem, reports Lasanda Kurukulasuriya in Sri Lanka.…

  • Thu May 8 05:44:00 2014
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The true cost of your cup of tea

Sri Lankan tea pickers remain in a caste system that binds them to extreme poverty, says Marco Picardi.…

  • Tue Mar 25 06:10:00 2014
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The Gambia

Recent visitors to The Gambia are likely to be struck by the huge numbers of smartly dressed schoolgirls chatting away happily on their way to or from school…

  • Mon Aug 1 18:04:00 2005
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Meet the firms cashing in on imprisoning foreigners

Outsourcing detention to private companies is a recipe for a disaster, says Antony Loewenstein.…

  • Wed Jan 1 09:16:00 2014
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Sri Lankan farmers resist new seed law

Lasanda Kurukulasuriya on the fight to safeguard biodiversity and the rural economy.…

  • Tue Jan 28 10:24:00 2014
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Why are we locking up migrants?

Detaining foreigners is costly, inhumane and on the rise…

  • Wed Jan 1 07:19:00 2014
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Cellphone justice for sterilized women

Survivors of forced sterilization in Peru are using mobile phones to speak out.…

  • Sun Dec 1 04:56:00 2013
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