A crown for the boat
If the Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) is flexing its muscles to become an even more vibrant if not virulent opposition, its breakaway faction, now the National Freedom Front (NFF) took the first step yesterday for a new alliance. It wants to team up with the nation's only paramilitary-cum-political party, the Tamil Makkal Viduthalai Pulikal (TMVP or Tamil People's Liberation Front).
- Breakaway JVP group makes move to
government through the backdoor
- Ranil in France, persuades IDU countries to
take up threats to media freedom in Lanka