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Demons in Paradise and Dissent

Daily Mirror (2+minutes Trailer added by TW from Utube) The Jaffna International Cinema Festival, held earlier this month, lost considerable credibility, both as a film festival and as an event of international standing, following the controversial removal of Jude Ratnam’s courageous film, Demons in Paradise. Among many films that address ethnic violence and the armed … Continue reading

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A Zero Hunger World by 2030: Is this an achievable aim?

Visakha Tillekeratne -Consultant Food and Nutrition (Daily News) Theme Cartoon internetted and added by TW The global population today is calculated as 7.2 billion. To feed this number at the recommended 500 g (2150 kilo calories) of food per person per day, 2.16 billion tons of food are required annually. Of the amount required, cereals … Continue reading

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‘First black and white twins’

Britain’s ‘first black and white twins’ born from same egg Despite their contrasting skin tones, baby sisters are genetically identical and are thought to be the first of their kind in the country Twins Jasmine (left) and Amelia  Photo: SWNS By Agency (The Telegraph 5:52PM GMT 24 Feb 2016) These siblings are thought to be the first “black … Continue reading

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