Himal Wijekoon
A Science Researcher based in Sri Lanka. Email: himal.shankana@gmail.com
A still from the show “Peaky Blinders”

Stephen Knight’s Peaky Blinders is one of the best, if not THE best, television series I’ve watched on Netflix. The British drama, based on real events, portrays a family that lived in the 19th century in Birmingham, UK.

The Shelby family is lead by the war veteran Thomas Shelby. And…

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Last week, president Nayib Bukele made El-Salvador, the world’s first country to adopt Bitcoin as a legal tender. With Congress approving the president’s proposal by a majority of 62 out of 84 possible votes, Bitcoin will be legally used in El-Salvador along with the US dollar.

The country has been…

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Despite having internal political conflicts, Israel has been able to conduct the world’s fastest vaccine rollout to date. It is also advantageous for Israel since it is comparatively a small country in both geography and population.

The country’s vaccination started on 19th December 2020. Since then, according to Our World…

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