Point of View
The devil was once an angel! BEWARE those stiftungs...
Recent reports of the excuses given by some UNP
politicians to the revelations that they participated in a workshop
organised by the Friedrich Naumann Stiftung (FNF), a German group,
on how to defeat the Sri Lankan government reminds of the sarcasm
Mark Twain expressed when he quipped, “To succeed in life, you need
two things - ignorance and confidence.”
The extraordinary insights of Swami Vivekananda
150th birth anniversary:
On January 12, 2013 the President of India
Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated the 150th Birth anniversary
celebrations of Swami Vivekananda at Rashtrapati Bhawan in New Delhi
in the presence of Congress President Sonia Gandhi and several Union
Ministers. A set of commemorative coins and commemorative stamps on
Swami Vivekananda were released on the occasion.