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01 Jul 2020
When you hear of suicide, you often wonder why someone would want to take their own life.
25 Jun 2020
2020 has been a testing and trying year for many people across the globe. A raging pandemic that has incapacitated major cities worldwide has put a pause to the significant threat towards a growing environmental crisis. A 2019 United Nations report noted that nature’s dangerous decline is unprecedented in human history, and the extinction rates of species is only accelerating.
23 Jun 2020
Allegations of match-fixing by former Sports Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage has brought the 2011 Cricket World Cup final, which Sri Lanka lost to India, under scrutiny. But are these legitimate allegations or politically motivated statements?
23 Jun 2020
7.4 million people affected by the economic impact of COVID-19 were set to receive the government allowance. Did all 7.4 million of them receive this allowance?
18 Jun 2020
There are 183 candidate vaccines in the pipeline. Here’s our guide to understanding the complex race for coronavirus vaccines
11 Jun 2020
Here’s what you need to know
06 Jun 2020
According to a damning 2018 report by the Auditor-General, the Department of Wildlife Conservation had failed to introduce a suitable procedure for the protection of leopards
21 May 2020
When 26 year old Yamini returned to Sri Lanka following a meticulously planned vacation, a global pandemic forced her to retreat to a quarantine facility in Vavuniya
12 May 2020
Earnings from migrant workers are an integral part of the country’s economy. However, as the pandemic grows these migrant workers facing increasing vulnerabilities.
01 May 2020
Lieutenant General Shavendra Silva, Dr. Anil Jasinghe & Dr. Ananda Wijewickrama discuss Sri Lanka’s unique approach and challenges ahead
01 May 2020
The worldwide spread of Covid-19 has managed to disrupt day-to-day activities of people world-over. Not only has the novel corona pandemic has placed significant strains on healthcare systems, essential public services and communities globally; it also seems to have placed strains on human relationships equally.
25 Apr 2020
With another renewed curfew, these grim times take great effort to stay positive and keep our worries at bay. But why do we worry and how can we cope?
18 Apr 2020
The Covid-19 pandemic has introduced an unpredictable amount of uncertainty to not only the livelihoods of people but also to the global economy. While counties across the world continue a battle to prevent infections while implementing social-distancing strategies,
05 Apr 2020
Lack of legal power for PHIs, a shortage of safety equipment, gruelling work hours and dealing with stress and anxiety; how are our first responders are putting their lives on hold for Sri Lanka
01 Apr 2020
The global number of COVID-19 cases have topped 858,916 after just three months into 2020, and currently countries are on mission to do everything they can when it comes to the expansion of rapid testing facilities within their states.
01 Apr 2020
Many have been talking about this curve that needs flattening. But what is it all about and why does it need to be flat?
28 Mar 2020
The Covid-19 pandemic has resulted in a major public health emergency in Sri Lanka. What’s next and how cautious should we be? We ask the experts.
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