World food crisis turns rice into gold
“In the past, when kids in school were asked what
their father did, they would be ashamed to say, ‘He is a farmer’,”
he says. “But now being a farmer is nothing to be ashamed of - we
can be proud of what we do.”
Is begging an offence?
When I go to buy my break-fast, there are plenty
of people I come across at the food out-let every morning, half a
dozen or one or the other are the beggars standing at the door step
of the pastry shop.
Surath Paura and the Lotus Heart Music for a noble cause
Surath Paura and “The Lotus Heart”, two concerts
organised by “Help Samitha” will be held on May 25 and July 1, 2008
at BMICH and Sugathadasa Stadium respectively.