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Outcry Over Sri Lanka Clouds Commonwealth Summit

(NEW DELHI) — The palm-flecked island nation of Sri Lanka plays host this week to leaders from dozens of Commonwealth nations at a summit it hopes will generate...

Sri Lanka’s Elephant Shortage

In Sri Lanka, elephants perform an important role in a range of traditional religious ceremonies. But dwindling numbers of pachyderms in captivity have led to a...

Why We Should Be Talking About Sri Lanka

As forty-seven countries meet in Geneva to take stock of the world’s human rights performance, Sri Lanka finds itself in the dock, haunted by the legacy of a...