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  • Sri Lanka Tourist Board rewirtes history of Jaffna! Read more >

    Sri Lanka Tourist Board rewirtes history of Jaffna!

    Sri Lanka Sri Lanka Tourist Board has rewritten the history of Jaffna to show that the North was inhabited by Sinhalese first and Jaffna was populated later by the south Indians brought into the peninsula for the cultivation of Tobacco. This is completely wrong interpretation of history. The Tourist board discription of Jaffna follows: Jaffna […]

  • ISLANDED: A review by Radhika Coomaraswamy

    ISLANDED By Sujit Sivasundaram (A review by Radhika Coomaraswamy) 17th December 2015 Let me say that ISLANDED by Sujit Sivasunderam is a seminal work. It is an original interpretation of historical fact, backed by detailed evidence and perceptive insights. It also questions received wisdom, entrenched narratives and the way we think about our country and […]

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