Sex workers in Sri Lanka battle a raw deal

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By B. Mohan Struggling to make ends meet whilst living in poverty, being exploited, denied of their rights, and facing discrimination and harassment, the sex...

Diving into the Brandix chartered flight controversy

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Charter flight arrivals underwent 28-day quarantine Will implement corrective measures based on investigation outcome, says DGHS Latest developments show Covid reinfection after one month possible,...

Keeping calm and coping with curfew: A month on

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By B. Mohan As Sri Lanka announces its reopening after completing a month under lockdown, sentiments on this decision are vast and varied. While some...

Indian factory workers supplying major brands allege routine exploitation

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Indian workers in factories supplying the supermarket chains Marks and Spencer, Tesco and Sainsbury's, and the fashion brand Ralph Lauren, told the BBC they...

Concerns raised over railway smart card deal

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By Indika Sri Aravinda Despite a local company having bid to install a smart card system at railway stations, the Government has decided to go...

China’s red carpet trap for Sri Lankan media

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By Bhavna Mohan Sri Lanka maintains a strong and close relationship with China. The country supported Sri Lanka during the war and also in postwar...