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Mother Lanka on saline

Daily FT (It’s long read of 4,900+words) As a country, we have been moving backwards politically, economically, socially and technically without any proper direction compared to similar Asian and African nations due to very short-sighted strategies and petty political gains  – Pic by Shehan Gunasekara   Sri Lanka has been facing many constraints, experienced crucial … Continue reading

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Curtailing liberty

Daily FT When the State acts in ways that result in life-changing impacts on citizens (the curfew in this instance, but could also be allowing infected individuals to clear the airport), there must be accountability. There must be evidence that decisions were taken on the best available information and with best efforts made to minimise … Continue reading

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How the Hamieds are saving the world

Sujata Anandan (National Herald, India) Heart-warming story of the Hamieds, who set up CIPLA and have been saving lives When CIPLA started producing generic medicine, the US complained of patent-violation. Indira Gandhi stood by CIPLA. It is ironical therefore that the US should now dial India for supply of HCQ Khwaja Abdul Hamied was a … Continue reading

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