Category: Articles

Forgotten Whispers

+37 by Sheruni Boteju What is a cold case? Better known to non-crime story fanatics as an unsolved criminal investigation which remains open awaiting the discovery of new evidence; and they can vary from an unsolved burglary to an unsolved assault charge. However, I would like to direct your...

Report back to Earth

+17 by Naduni Dinethra Instagram: @nadunidinethra LinkedIn: Naduni Dinethra How many times in school did your teacher have to yell at you, “will you snap out of it and pay attention!” How many times have your parents, siblings or friends asked you “are you in this world?” or maybe...

Eczema

+8 by Yushrah Khasim Instagram: yush_k05 Eczema. Hard to pronounce… heard of it before, but still clueless of what it means? Well, as someone who’s had eczema for nearly 3 years now. I’m here to enlighten you. Eczema is also known as Atopic dermatitis. That sounds biological, right? But...

Envisioning Life Through the Spectacles of Chaos

+17 by Yasith Hathurusinghe Instagram: @yasith_h There comes a time or indeed will come a time where we exhaust ourselves trying to see the grace in our actions that never existed or never will exist in the future. Yet, here we are still pursuing to embrace our deepest tragedies...

A tragedy buried at sea

+126 by Shenali Boteju Instagram: @dihara2404 It was in the year 1912 that the Titanic sank, leaving the world shocked in its tragic wake. At the turn of the new millennium, it is still undeniably one of the most recounted tales that history has to offer. Likewise, the sinking...

From a Bill to an Act

+101 by Shenali Boteju Instagram:@dilhara2404 Kofi Annan stated that ‘Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family’. This is where I tell you that being ignorant is no excuse and it’s always good to keep tabs on what might...

A beginner’s guide to exercise

+3 9 by Abilash Kalupahanage Instagram:@poetryfortheinsane What image does the word ‘exercise’ conjure up in your mind? A huge bodybuilder, sculpted like a Greek god, flexing in a gym mirror? A peaceful jogger, headphones plugged in deep, running the streets? A sleazy telemarketer trying to sell you a machine...

Shining stones

+5 11 By Fathima Salihah Instagram: @fathima_salihah_ LinkedIn: Fathima Salihah   Usually, TV commercials and their dramaticism don’t match reality and instead stay within TV. Be grateful that life is not like a typical Sri Lankan TV commercial, where you’d focus on the actors than on the product, and...

The voice

+11 21 by Aysha Afkar Communication is a crucial aspect of every person’s life. It is the method in which a person can convey his ideas, thoughts, motives, feelings etc. at a particular moment. Also, by the way a person speaks, his feelings, intelligence, desires, beliefs and influence can...