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When Worlds Collide #91: Gamani Corea – Champion of the Global South

Text of my ‘When Worlds Collide’ column published in Ceylon Today Sunday broadsheet newspaper on 12 November  2013 Robert S McNamara, who was US Secretary of Defence under Presidents Kennedy and Johnson, then served as President of the World Bank from 1968 … Continue reading

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When Worlds Collide #7: Sri Lanka – Spice Island or Bland Nation?

Text of my ‘When Worlds Collide’ column published in Ceylon Today Sunday newspaper on 18 March 2012 I’m neither a historian nor chef, but have a healthy interest in both their subjects. I wish the two come together more often! … Continue reading

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