The victory for the United People’s Freedom Alliance (UPFA) in the
parliamentary elections, followed by the provincial elections, has
brought more problems instead of solving the burning crisis of the
country. The UPFA - a coalition of President Chandrika Bandaranayaka’s
capitalist Sri Lanka Freedom Party...
The president has prepared the ground for elections through several
dramatic measures during the last few months. On 4 November she
conducted a ’mini-coup’, taking command of three minister’s posts from
the UNP government. On 20 January, her party, the SLFP, formed an
alliance with the chauvinist...