AS the Palestinian refugees in the Yarmouk camp on the outskirts of Damascus continue to suffer, the reaction of ...
Holiday period is meant to party and be merry
Extremist Muslim groups have given Islam a bad name worldwide.
ARRIVING in England last week after spending the winter in Sri Lanka and Pakistan, I saw few signs of the general...
For a change, there are cautious words, even words of wisdom.
The people of Iran danced in the streets to celebrate the framework agreement in Lausanne,
Eat drink and be merry all you like, but know that there are consequences
With no leverage at the centre, the MQM has become vulnerable.
By bombing the Houthis in a Yemeni civil war, Riyadh is signalling that it is not interested in a negotiated settlement.
Terrorists and criminals have caused havoc for years.
The West continues to curry favour with the Saudis while complaining of lesser human rights violations elsewhere.
The proliferation of fast food and the effects of cultural change have caused many treasured dishes to become lost in
Many in the Muslim world are increasingly intolerant of other beliefs.
GLEEDEN is a French website that promises “a secret little foray into infidelity”. Even in a sexually liberated...
Cuts often upset writers who feel their columns have been ruined.
AFTER the euphoria of Mahinda Rajapaksa’s defeat in the presidential election of Jan 8, there is now a sense of...
The tale of a hearty meal at a Chinese restaurant in Colombo and experience of cooking lobsters for friends
When every sector is sliding, can cricket be an exception?
When police officers automatic weapons nobody should be surprised if they start behaving like soldiers at war.
What is it about books that infuriates extremists?