Sydney Opera House at 40:
One man’s mission, a nation’s treasure
There is one building in the world that
constantly comes on top in “Modern Wonders of the World” contests
organised from time to time. This building, a UNESCO World Heritage
Site, is so distinctive that there is simply no other building like
it in the whole world.
Protecting children from human vultures :
Who has to look after the battered and abused child?
A realisation of guilt for ignoring anti-social
and menacing happenings with a cynical sneer would naturally develop
an insight in your mind as a member of the community to do whatever
possible to bring back to life the poor voiceless children.
An ode to the doyen of Sinhala literature
A friend recently said that I touch on many
things under the sun and moon, but seems to skip our great literati
figures such as Martin Wickremasinghe. I admitted my failing in this
respect but said that it was not done deliberately.