What led to the socio-economic crisis in Sri Lanka?

A bit of history first: Rajapaksa family is from the majority Sinhalese Buddhist community. In 2005 when Mahinda Rajapaksa was the president, he elected his younger brother Gotabaya to defence secretary post and the other brother his advisor. The majority 70% Sinhalese Buddhists felt endangered from 13% Tamil Hindus.Because Tamil Tigers or LTTE was vehementlyContinue reading “What led to the socio-economic crisis in Sri Lanka?”

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How bank fraudsters target you and how to beat them in 7 ways

Five ways by which scammers may try to steal your money: Customers receive a message alarming them that their bank account might be suspended (or KYC expire, card expire, etc.) unless they click on given link. The address seems genuine and so people click willingly. A website opens and it all feels legit. They askContinue reading “How bank fraudsters target you and how to beat them in 7 ways”

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What else should be delivered in 10 minutes apart from food and grocery?

Police arriving late at the scene is a common theme in Bollywood. Even in the Court justice may be delayed and the lawyer may scream Tareek pe Tareek, pleading for timely response. But this Bollywood trick is getting old because now people are habitual of fast deliveries. Because of 10-minute delivery promised by some companies,Continue reading “What else should be delivered in 10 minutes apart from food and grocery?”

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8 Years Since Power – When will Happiness Index of Bhakts Increase?

I met Bhakt Banerjee at a party and I expected him to be elated especially after the result of elections. But he seemed rather annoyed to my surprise. Despite double engine coming back in Uttar Pradesh and Congress losing all states. Yet, Bhakt Banerjee was aggrieved. He told me, so what if the Congress isContinue reading “8 Years Since Power – When will Happiness Index of Bhakts Increase?”

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Why we are seeing student VS student battle over dress code?

Oh small child, so petit. What do you in your palm’s grasp keep? It is translation of a popular Hindi song written by Shailendra, sung by Mohammed Rafi. What would the lyrics be if Shailendra wrote this song today? It is unfortunate that students are caught up in a controversy over hijab. They should worryContinue reading “Why we are seeing student VS student battle over dress code?”

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