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    T’was friendly banter taking place twixt the new Parliament building and the old one, as they stood opposite each other, one empty and about to be converted into a museum and the other spilling with elected m
  • Bartering with the Divine..!
    Very often I pass church, temple or mosque and see crowds outside. Initially I used to think that God must be so pleased to have so many worshipping him, till I realized very few came to worship, most came to b
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    After most cases of rape, assaults, kidnapping, or any crime, what one hears so often is the police station refusing to register a complaint because it is not in their area!“Police! Police! Quick, run after t
  • An Earnest Appeal to NPSC
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  • The True Meaning Of Peace..!
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  • Saldana..!
    That night a watchman was asleep!I remember that night many years ago! I woke him up harshly; he stumbled to his feet, a seventy year old, who should have been resting at home with his feet up, but now still wo
  • The signs that the EU has completely changed its perspective on adding new members since Russia invaded Ukraine
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    “Come over to my house Bob,” my friend said over the phone, “and bring the family too! I want you to see my new home!”We went over along with another couple he’d invited. The watchmen were polite and
  • 30 years after Arafat-Rabin handshake, clear flaws in Oslo Accords doomed peace talks to failure
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  • Kshamavani Parv, and A Forgiveness Hug….!
    In a little over a week, the Jains will celebrate Kshamavani Parv, which means, “Forgiveness Day” . It is one of the most significant days for the followers of Jainism, as it is the day of forgiving and see
  • The Chisel or Hammer Method..!
    It was a terrible sound coming from the house next door and having been in this line of work before, I realised their walls could come crashing down. I went over and met my neighbour, “They’re just repairin
  • Disappearing Into the Details of Life
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  • Those Who Didn’t Believe In Us..!
    There were smiles on her face and tears of joy as Coco Gauff won the US Open. She was given the mike as is the custom, and without a moment’s hesitation thanked God for giving her strength to do her best and
  • Physiotherapists vs Chiropractors
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  • Doctored Discounts..!
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  • The Right Touch..!
    Two ‘touching’ scenes comes to my mind: One is a national leader going round the world intent on touching everyone he meets internationally by hugging them, and another, again a national leader but in the o
  • Arresting Journalists..!
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