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As an extension to my 'Feedback on Uropathy and Gau Mutra' article which appeared in Ceylon Today newspaper on 13 April, just three months after a diabetic patient from Kalutara was referred to Dr. Mass R. Usuf, President of the National Association of Homoeopaths and Affiliates and Sri Lanka's former… Read more...
Majority of Sri Lankans consume boiled food than fried food because they are healthy.  Dr Hector Perera         London Read more...
Politics and politicians have become a pet topic nowadays. Cambridge English Dictionary describes the word politics as 'activities of a government, members of law making organization or people who try to influence the way a country is governed'. Urban Dictionary, however, defines it differently viz: "Politics derived from the words… Read more...
 Modern bookshops and newsstands are inundated with a multitude of magazines of all kind with topics including general health, beauty, royalty, medicine, yoga, and international politics. Some of the most interesting and educational ideas are buried in small but less significant news reports and narrow classified advertisements, as they are… Read more...

Digging for news

Friday, 29 Jul 2016 01:31
A journalist's main function is to gather ideas. Here, the journalist is faced with a big question mark ... ..  'Where to find them and the facts to support them’? This can be one of the biggest headaches for the beginners to journalism – the cub journalists! Read more...
Scientific energy saving cooking technique is applicable to cooking food even in England not just Sri Lankan foods. Read more...
බදාදා බ්‍රිතාන්‍යයේ අගමැති බවට පත්වූ තෙරේසා මේ ඉතාම සරල ජිවිතයක් ගෙවන සාමාන්‍ය පුද්ගලයෙකු වශයෙන් ප්‍රසිද්ධ චරිතයකි. පාර්ලිමේන්තු මන්ත්‍රී වරියක මෙන්ම ඇමති වරියක ලෙසද මෙතෙක් කටයුතු කර ඇති ඇය ඒවෙනුවෙන් අයකර ඇත පෞද්ගලික විහහියදම් ඉතාම අල්ප බවද වාර්තාවී ඇත. අගමැති තනතුර තමාට ලැබෙන බව ස්ථිරවූ පසුව වුවද ඇය ඒ පිළිබඳව එතරම් උද්දාමයට පත්වූ… Read more...
The style of writing has to be candid, factual and forthright, but it should not be regarded as threatening or hostile. As with most public assignments, it is best to choose the type of words by getting a clear idea on the following aspects: (i) what is the publication the… Read more...
courtesy Ceylon Today - Many tend to believe and accept that violence is a complex issue influenced by many factors such as racism, poverty, drug abuse, domestic issues, thuggary, guns, mental disorder and terrorism, which can ultimately lead to aggressive behaviour and violence. Read more...
It does not mean to say there aren't many successful humorous article writers at all (continuing from the thread on 'humorous articles and humourist writers' in my previous column), but those are experienced journalists who have gone through the journalistic 'mill'. Perhaps they might have started as cub reporters or… Read more...
 The internal conflict that lasted nearly three decades has disrupted the harmony and camaraderie that existed among the three major communities in Sri Lanka for many centuries.  Yet, even after seven years of obliterating the terrorist menace, the burning issue remains whether the authorities have been able to successfully bring… Read more...
In a broad generalization the word 'public' simply denotes openness. This feature can be associated with the community, social responsibility and also becomes applicable and helpful on discussion and debate. In terms of the media, it serves the function of bringing out information and various issues to the open to… Read more...
මහා බ්‍රිතාන්‍ය යුරෝපා සංගමයෙන් ඉවත්වීමට ජනතාව දුන් තීන්දුවෙන් පසු එම පරාජයේ වගකීම බාරගත් බ්‍රිතාන්‍ය අගමැති ඩේවිඩ් කැමරන් එම තනතුරෙන් ඉල්ලා අස්වීමට බලාපොරොත්තුවන බව ප්‍රකාශයට පත් කළේය. Read more...
Before delving into the question of whether Eelam is a myth or not, I would like to pose the under mentioned questions to Messrs. Sampanthan, Wigneswaran or any other high ranking officials in the TNA, TULF; Any other learned member of the Tamil diaspora, or even directly to Jayalalithaa Jayaram… Read more...

 

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