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Thais show the world the power of Maithree Karuna Muditha Upeksha in the face of national trauma


The agony of eighteen days of waiting ended in euphoria, when all twelve ‘Thai Football Heroes’ and their young coach were rescued unscathed, from one of the most grueling real life dramas that the world watched in disbelief. Their safe … Continue reading

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Why should a Woman prove to be better than a Man to be a mere number on a Corporate Board?


I don’t get it. Seriously. For years this conversation has taken place in our boardrooms, cocktail parties, corporate circles, media platforms, professional fora… you name it. The last one I listened to, last week, was the same as the previous … Continue reading

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Feeling trapped in a failing state


That illusive dream It is three years since that euphoric day of change the country woke up to: the illusive ‘Yahapaalana Dream’. A dream never to dream again, and a day never to experience again either. At least not in … Continue reading

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‘කොළඹට  අසාධ්‍යයයි!’


නවසිය අනූ ගණන් වල බෙරේ කුණුවෙලා, කානු හිරවෙලා, කුණු කඳු ඉහලට එසවෙන කාලේ ඔන්න ලෝක බැංකු ආධාරයෙන් කුණු මැනේජ් කරන හැටි සමාජ ගත කරන කැම්පේන් එකක් මෙහෙය වන්න මටත් චාන්ස් එකක් ලැබුණා. මාර සතුටින් රිසර්ච් එහෙමෙ ලොකුවට කරලා ‘කොළඹට  අසාධ්‍යයයි’ … Continue reading

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අපි කවුරුද?


  අපේ කුඩා රටේ කුඩා ශරීරයක් තුල විසු විශාල යුග පුරුෂයා, පතාක යෝධයා, මිනිසුන් අතර විසූ ඒ අසම සම මිනිසා, පන්ඩිත්  අමරදේවයන්ගේ වියෝවත් සමගින් දැනුණු නොපිරවිය හැකි හිස් බවක් හේතු කොටගෙන මම ස්වයං ආවර්ජනයක නිරායාසයෙන්ම නිමග්න වූයේ ඇයි දැයි මමම … Continue reading

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The un-strategic me!


For some reason, this word ‘strategy’ has begun to irk me no end and I find it being used loosely ever so often. As a result it has totally lost its value for me. The irony is that I am … Continue reading

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To Mr President with love


Dear Mr President, It is one year since I woke up to an ‘aha!’ moment in my life… A long awaited sense of freedom, not just freedom from terror, but also freedom of speech, freedom of living a life devoid … Continue reading

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