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Flooding in south-west Sri Lanka

I am sitting in Colombo where the monsoon rains have already begun. Picture momentary deluges accompanied by a few claps of thunder and lightening.  Then it stops as suddenly as it starts, there’s a little localized flooding for a short period … Continue reading

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You know you are in the tropics when ….

You know you are in the tropics when the first discussion of the day revolves around cobras, and whether a check has yet been done at the factory construction site for their presence.  And whether it is safe to walk … Continue reading

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