Remember Google?

Not many people remember Google these days. Most need to look it up. A sad irony for a company whose name was once a verb for that very act. Now it is a historical foot note. An academic short hand for dominance killed by ecological shifts. At its peak, Google's algorithms defined human knowledge in … Continue reading Remember Google?


Sri Lanka’s pornography industry demands increased government funding

Sri Lanka's pornography (Kama Kala) industry has held Colombo's largest ever rally to demand increased government funding. The event was organised by the Kama Kala Shilpi Peramuna - an umbrella organisation representing Sinhala, Tamil and Dutch language sectors of the industry. The KKSP threatened to support the opposition at the upcoming election if its demands … Continue reading Sri Lanka’s pornography industry demands increased government funding

People’s Republic of Dehiwala

Following is a draft for the entry on the People's Republic of Dehiwala. It is currently open for content and structural edits/additions. Overview: People's Republic of Dehiwala is a microstate located in western and southern Sri Lanka. The country is divided into eleven districts. Two are located in Dehiwala south: Northern South Dehiwala and Southern … Continue reading People’s Republic of Dehiwala

Armoured trishaw book banned

Armoured Trishaws - three wheeled Light Armoured Infantry Close Support Vehicle (LAICSV) — are the most recognisable icon of the Sri Lankan wars. These ungainly yet lethally nimble vehicles were instrumental in decisively ending the conflict. Military analysts have labelled them the "most significant paradigm shift in ground warfare since the tank". Yet Lucian Hergie's … Continue reading Armoured trishaw book banned