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Wings: the story of the Sunera Foundation
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Wings: the story of the Sunera Foundation

 ‘Here, the legless walked tall; the blind pointed that we may see; the armless embraced us warmly and those in their wheelchairs told us of the wheels of life, of this spinning world and how they could steer over the rainbow where they, the butterflies would waft on wings of art and song.’ –          Carl … Continue reading

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Founded 30 years ago, Sri Lanka’s Mercedes-Benz Club is one of the oldest and most active in the region. It is unique in more ways than one: over the three decades of its existence, its members have championed a club that celebrates the marque and then goes beyond it, creating a community of car enthusiasts which spans generations. Continue reading

A Pillar Of Sri Lanka’s Economy, Garment Workers Ostracised After A Covid Outbreak At A Factory
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A Pillar Of Sri Lanka’s Economy, Garment Workers Ostracised After A Covid Outbreak At A Factory

Colombo, SRI LANKA — On October 4 this year, a 39-year-old woman from the Brandix garment factory in Minuwangoda tested positive for COVID-19.  By October 13, Brandix, which makes garments for global brands such as Victoria’s Secret, Gap and Marks & Spencer, was at the heart of an expanding cluster of over 1,500 cases.  Garment workers were … Continue reading