Interests, not values

The Tamils are getting a lesson in realpolitik.

Silver Lining

The tsunami built even as it destroyed.

Too Much Talk

There can be no peace until the paramilitaries are disarmed.

Desperate Move

Norway’s help has never been more crucial.

War By Other Means

Clause 1.8 is key to preserving the truce.

Falling Cards

Wickremesinghe has only himself to blame for his defeat.

Constant Factor

Thursday’s election promises major changes – but not for Tamils

Bloody Decade

What is Kumaratunga’s legacy?

Birds of a feather

Why are the Tamils uninterested in the election outcome?

Spreading Terror

Sri Lanka is feeding the violence – and exploiting the results.