National Sections of the L5I:

South-Asia

Sri Lanka: Joint union campaign against Rajapaksa's budget

Taking advantage of the barrage of publicity that accompanied the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting the previous week, President Mahinda Rajapaksa last week presented his government's budget fo Read more...

Commonwealth leaders endorse Rajapaksa

There will be no limits on the extravagance of the ceremonies that will greet the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) when they arrive in Sri Lanka. Read more...

Free the Faisalabad Six!

November 1 will mark the second anniversary of the jailing of six rank and file workers' leaders in Pakistan. Read more...

Balochistan: Malik is Sharif's choice, not the people's

The media are celebrating the nomination of Dr Abdul Malik for the post of Chief Minister of Balochistan. Read more...

Sri Lanka: Release student leaders!

Two student leaders, Sanjeewa Bandara, Convenor of the Inter University Student Federation, IUSF, and Kimbullawe Chandrananda, Convenor of the Inter University Bhikku Federation, IUBF, have been deta Read more...

Sri Lanka: new attacks on Tamil rights

Elections in Pakistan: Defeat for pro-war parties

The Pakistan elections on 11 May led to a landslide defeat for the Pakistan People's Party (PPP) of the incumbent President, Asif Ali Zardari. Read more...