Brussels, May 11, 2021 – An Iraqi journalist was left seriously wounded after being shot in the head outside his home on 10 May. The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) joins its affiliate the Iraqi Journalist Syndicate…Read More Iraq: journalist in intensive care following shooting
A Statement from ANFREL forwarded by the Asian Human Rights Commission BURMA/MYANMAR: Myanmar Situation Update (3 to 9 May 2021) Download the Full Statement Here The pro-democracy protests continued across the country in different townships despite…Read More BURMA/MYANMAR: Myanmar Situation Update (3 to 9 May 2021)
General Secretary of the Ceylon Bank Employees’ Union (CBEU), Ranjan Senanayake today called on the Government to immediately stop acting on the advice of politicians and follow the advice of health advisers to prevent the…Read More Follow the health expert’s advice instead of politician’s advice to prevent Covid-19!
On the issue of the patent for the COVID-19 vaccines, more than 60 Communist and Workers’ Parties have issued the following statement: The COVID-19 pandemic has caused a great tragedy for more than a year now. In…Read More COVID Vaccines: Communist Parties say “No” to patents
*OPEN TO SIGNATURES FROM SRI LANKAN CITIZENS AND THOSE OF SRI LANKAN ORIGIN ONLY PLEASE.* 05th May, 2021 Sri Lanka is facing an unprecedented rise in the number of cases, with the highly infectious B.1.1.7…Read More Government of Sri Lanka: Act Now to Save Our Lives!
The Negombo Labor Tribunal has ordered the Commercial Bank of Ceylon to pay Rs. 2,034,000.00 as compensation to an employee who worked for the Commercial Bank under the manpower label for 19 years. The special feature of this judgment…Read More Commercial Bank was ordered to pay Rs. 2 million as compensation to a dismissed manpower employee
Satyagraha at Hingurakgoda, Sri Lanka is now being held for fifty five days for women across the country who have fallen into the microfinance trap… Amali Wedagedara and Vimukthi de Silva are two great women…Read More A Little effort for HUMANITY!
May 01, 2021 At the Sathyagraha Premises in Hingurakgoda. Sathyagraha Halted Temporarily. Struggle Continues. The Collective of Women Affected by Microfinance Loans commenced a Sathyagraha at the Raja Smarka in Hingurakgoda Gam Udawa on March…Read More Sathyagraha Halted Temporarily. Struggle Continues.
In India, more than a third of a million Covid-19 cases are being reported daily. It’s an extreme example of the privileging of profits over lives The unfolding pandemic horror in India has many causes.…Read More Why Covid-19 is running amok in India
The Public Property and Human Rights Protection Center, Power of Working People, farmers’ organizations and student organizations have decided to hold a joint May Day rally and demonstration in Colombo. The government is currently working…Read More Working People’s United May Day!