English Translation 16th April 2021 MEDIA RELEASE To all electronic, print and web media. Director of News/News Editor Request to the Supreme Court for a referendum on the “Colombo Port City Commission Bill” We the…Read More Request to the Supreme Court for a referendum on the “Colombo Port City Commission Bill”
The Left Voice strongly condemns the questioning of Bhagya Abeyratne by the police and wildlife officials regarding her statements made during a program on Sirasa “Lakshapathi” against the environmental destruction taking place in the Sinharaja…Read More Left Voice for the defence of Bhagya Abeyratne!
Brussels, March 12, 2021 – The International Federation of Journalists today published the report on journalists and media staff killed in work-related incidents around the world during 2020. The annual report, in its 30th edition, details the…Read More IFJ’s 30th Annual Report on Killings of Journalists and Media Staff Puts Death Toll at 65 in 2020
Press Statement IF WE DO NOT STRUGGLE, WE WILL DIE! EVERY STRIKE IS A POLITICAL STRIKE! The call by the South African Federation of Trade Unions (SAFTU) for a National Stay-Away and targeted pickets, protests…Read More Support the SAFTU National Stay-Away!
Jammu & Kashmir police opened criminal investigations against two journalists on January 30, while the Jammu & Kashmir administration filed another case against a third journalist on February 12. The International Federation of Journalists and…Read More India: Jammu & Kashmir journalists face criminal charges for reporting
An Article by the Asian Human Rights Commission by Basil Fernando In a separate article, I reported a recently delivered judgment by the Supreme Court of Sri Lanka regarding an arbitrary termination of broadcast by…Read More SRI LANKA: Rupavahini Incident: Unanswered Questions
A Written Statement to the 46th Regular Session of the United Nations’ Human Rights Council by the Asian Legal Resource Centre The Asian Legal Resource Centre (ALRC) brings the issue of torture to the United…Read More BANGLADESH: Torture being used to block access to justice
Statement issued by IWFM on the inestments of garment brands and suppliers under the military coup in MyanmarRead More Statement by Industriall workers union of myanmar
There has been a great deal of turmoil in Indian and Sri Lankan politics over a statement made by Biplam Kumar Deb, the Chief Minister of Thripur, in a meeting last week. He had told…Read More Sri Lanka and the Bharathiya Janatha Party