Java Lane, Vanishing With Old Colombo

Java Lane, Vanishing With Old Colombo

Java Lane, Vanishing With Old Colombo By Abdul The eviction and relocation of residents in Slave Island of an area approximately 160 acres in the heart of Colombo 1 began almost two years ago. Seventy thousand households are being relocated to newly constructed...
Whose Right Of Way?

Whose Right Of Way?

Whose Right Of Way? By Abdul When travelling along the stunningly picturesque Colombo-Matara expressway, Sri Lanka’s first toll-operated highway, it is easy to forget the toll that this project took on the surrounding communities. In the course of construction,...