Friday is International Women’s Day:
It’s time to end violence against women
These are just a few of the ghastly headlines
which had been assaulting our senses over the past few months. The
common thread that runs through all these major news stories,
reported from Sri Lanka and the region, is that they are all
instances of serious violence against women and girls.
Democracy as a way of life
Every human being is an embodiment of an ideal,
and has a mission to perform in life. As long as he keeps to that
ideal, that person prospers spiritually, socially and economically.
Wishful thinking – the longing to change the present world's
political system into a different and better future – is often
A worldwide web of communication, but staff must get back in the
It could rank as one of the supreme ironies of
the internet age. Silicon Valley pioneer Yahoo!, which helped bring
the digital communication revolution to the toiling masses, has
banned its staff from working from home.