hand washing

Dec. 28, 2008, 3:03 a.m.

the WHO declared Oct. 15th as the Handwashing Day and 2008 as the year of sanitation. Lets us hope that it would nto be ignored and forgotten like HFA 2000 or the plans of WHO to provide Health For All by 2000! Washing our hands will never cleanse us of all the dirt of corruption and all the blood o ...

outsourcing from stone age

Dec. 23, 2008, 5:04 p.m.

Today outsourcing mean 'Call Centres' in Colombo, Chennai, Pune or Mumbai. It came to our part of the word first as data entry operations for overseas companies, then for medical transcriptions, accounting, payrolls, even sales and stores management, and a few months ago a Bangalore based company co ...

9/11, 11/26 and us

Dec. 16, 2008, 11:17 p.m.

it was 9/11 for America. 11/26 for India. But for for all of us it is 24/7, it has been for a long time. the devastation from 9/11 or 26/11 fade into nothing when we think of the death and destruction faced today by all living creatures, every moment of their lives. the threats are from the terroris ...

minorities

Dec. 16, 2008, 11:05 p.m.

by 2042 the minorities could take over the united states. that is poetic justice. then who could call it their homeland or motherland. who on earth, any where on earth could claim a piece of land as a mother land or homeland ...

the calorie war

Nov. 15, 2008, 6:15 a.m.

living in New York for a few days, showed me more and more of the Inequality aong mankind. Here is a war against calaories and carbohydrates, with everyone trying to cut down, and every pack of food giving the nutrition details, not for people to look for high nutrion values, but lower, and lower. L ...

Amercan economy

Nov. 8, 2008, 10:33 a.m.

How ever much people cry abotu the crashing economy in the USA, coming from the banana republic of formerly Ceylon, i can't believ it. One day on the subway i realized that traveling by subway itself one could learn a lot. In 1986 the subway ticket had cost $ 1.00, which would be about $ 1.89 today, ...

from the big apple

Nov. 8, 2008, 10:28 a.m.

Been in New York since Oct. 14th. Here on the historic day, November 4th, 2008. Barak Obama has won the presidential election. Historic, not only for USA but for the whole world, simply because an African American (Nigger in bygone times) will become the president. It will be historic if only Obama ...