Thousands of people are out on the streets protesting against the current government’s mishandling of the economic crisis. The author, Rabia Rasool, discusses the reasons behind the current economic quakes in Sri Lanka.
In the ongoing Russia-Ukraine war, Moscow has been relentless in its attacks on Ukraine. Till the 20th of March, Russia had killed more than 2,300 people in the city of Mariupol alone and destroyed it in its desire to conquer the besieged city. With each passing day, the war is worsening and people are dying. Yet, the efforts to end the war have failed. The author, Rabia Rasool, asserts that though both states have shown their willingness to compromise to some extent, for one reason or another, the Russia-Ukraine peace talks in Turkey have failed.