Open or closed is not the question

If our economic policies are based on fanciful ideas of non-existent bountiful natural resources, we are heading for disaster.

Nonentities hold main parties to ransom

In the on-going battle for political supremacy, the self-styled kingmakers will have to deliver as promised.

Will new war be in the east?

With tensions between the Sri Lanka military and the Liberation Tigers on the rise, Tamil Guardian staff writers examine popular thinking in the Tamil areas with regards to a renewed conflict.

AIDS: Africa's doctors

Africa cannot fight poverty and epidemics like AIDS without more doctors and nurses, argues Hetherwick Ntaba, health minister of Malawi.