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Shoot the ideologies that prey on elephants

Dhanushka Silva Unlike other societies, Asian society does not look at elephants in isolation from historical and cultural factors. Associating elephants with ceremonies of cultural and historical importance is one reason for this. That is why we have much respect and reverence for elephants, a feeling that has been ingrained in our minds since our […]
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Clinical Waste Management – a Sri Lankan Success Story 

Waste control tax proposed on health sector Aruna Lakshman Fernando    We still remember the headline-catching public protests when the Colombo Municipality tried setting up urban garbage recycling centres at a distance from the crowded metro region. The city authorities were seeking a solution to their mounting, highly polluting, garbage dumps, but the