Being a developing country in the third world Sri Lanka lacked a developed party system and two major parties were dominated by political families who decided the leadership issue and mostly not the real cabinet but the kitchen cabinet ruled the country.
My discussions during the year 1996 with Chanaka had a long range of topics including party development, future leadership, organizational aspect, fund raising methods etc. On the other hand we had lengthy discussions on liberalism, liberal ideology and liberal economic philosophy and many more.
Mr. Nissanka further condemns the attempt by a section associated with police to cover up the real crime by issuing contradictory statements. Liberals request from the Police Commission to start a further investigation that led to cover up the crime as a mere accident.
Mr. Kamal Nissanka, Secretary General of the Liberal Party, issuing a statement states that The Liberal Party warmly congratulates the 65th anniversary celebrations of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) under the leadership of President Mr. Maithripala Sirisena.
A person who is not a “Liberal”, may be a” Liberal Democrat”. In that sense United National Party, Sri Lanka Freedom Party , Lanka Sama Samaja Party , Communist Party of Sri Lanka , All Ceylon Tamil Congress, Tamil Arasu Katchchi before Wadukoddai Conference , Mahajana Eksath Peramuna are and were all liberal democr
Impact of fall of socialism on JVP Kamal Nissanka Search for a Common Candidate Searching a common candidate for 2015 Presidential election and campaigning for the victory of Mr. Maithripala Sirisena is a unique political experience. In this campaign activists who are labeled as “leftists” (whether old or new) played
Small Parties in the Electoral Process Kamal Nissanka The general expectation that the JVP was doing well, and that it would get between 10 to 20 seatsin 2015 parliamentary election has not become a reality. True that the present JVP had to face number of defections during last seven years with Wimal Werawansa formi
Dr Chanaka Amaratunga was born on the 19th of April 1958. He had his early education at St Thomas’ Prep school, Kollupitiya and later at St Thomas’ College, Mount Lavinia. .Chanaka was an alumnus of Oxford University and London School of Economics. His area of learning and reading was Political Science and Internation
Dr Chanaka Amaratunga 19th Death Anniversary (1958-1996) Nineteenth death anniversary of Dr Chanaka Amaratunga , founder leader of the Liberal Party(Sri Lanka) falls on 1st of August , 2015. Chanaka founded the Liberal Party (LP) on the 19 of January 1987. To understand t