Legal

Bogeyman

The LTTE continued recruiting children in 2004 but says it is willing to talk with the United Nations to set up a child recruitment monitoring system. The LTTE …

Not Funny

Depositors and creditors of the failed Pramuka Bank sought legal action on Tue demanding Rs. 6 bn as damages from the regulator, the auditors and directors. …

Tsunami Act

Sri Lanka is to arm itself with tough emergency laws before a major post-tsunami reconstruction effort which has secured unprecedented international financial …

Land Grab

Battered victims of Sri Lanka’s tsunami, are facing another blow as the government draws up plans to grab their only remaining asset, the piece of …

Warming Up

The Kyoto Protocol will come into effect early next year with Russia finally ratifying the agreement to cut down on green house gasses. The Kyoto Protocol will …

Fake Fishing

Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) have got stronger but counterfeits are pouring into Sri Lanka because rights holders don’t take action, say the experts. …

Make or Break

Pramuka’s liquidation process took another twist on Thu. when Court asked monetary authorities to make a ‘honest’ attempt to revive the bank. Pramuka’s …