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Helping yourself – Abel Prasad No ratings yet.


 Sometimes you need to take a step back and realise that you can’t control everything that happens in your life. I recently met someone who said that she could see I am a troubled man and wanted to help remove that trouble. It is unusual for me to accept help from others but as I get […]

Tinder: The big issues No ratings yet.


 THANKS to the internet and apps, it’s easier than ever to meet your perfect match. But there’s a big thing we’ve lost in the process. I’ve used the app and met some amazing people who have become good friends but I have also met people who broke my spirit. In this modern age we are […]

Do we have a conscience? – Abel Prasad No ratings yet.


 Question: Why do some people commit horrible crimes without the slightest remorse? Do they have no conscience? Answer: Our conscience is like our internal watchdog. It barks and warns us whenever the thief of immorality comes to plunder our integrity. Those who heed the watchdog’s warning drive away the thief; they reject the immoral temptation by […]

A telescope to see God – Abel Prasad No ratings yet.


 I love my mother and we all know sometimes our parents get on our nerves. Today we went to the Hare Krishna Temple in Adelaide and of course, I did the wrong thing. I was meant to have gone into the room and got my blessing but I didn’t. She was so upset with me, […]

Letting Go… Part two – Abel Prasad No ratings yet.


 A learning experience it was. For the first six weeks, I was there my father took me all over the Island. From Ba to Nadi then to Labasa his birthplace. I was where my eldest sister Shilpa was born and where my dad introduced my mother to his mother. I saw the school at which […]

Chennai Child Rape – Abel Prasad No ratings yet.


In India, a rape occurs at least every 20 minutes, according to data from the National Crime Records Bureau. Some 19,000 attacks on minors were reported in 2016, but vast numbers are never brought to police attention.

Arnott’s turns its classic biscuits into little cakes and we’re excited No ratings yet.


 THERE was a frenzy last summer when Arnott’s launched a line of biscuit-related ice creams. Its new product, which goes on sale today, could create similar pandemonium. ARNOTT’S biscuits have long been a favourite in Australian households. Whether you’re a Monte Carlo fan, prefer an Iced Vovo or are content just dunking an entire packet […]

Should we ban smoking at work? – Abel Prasad No ratings yet.


 I don’t care what you say but the cost of smoking on the Australian Public is too much. I welcome the latest call from Cancer Council of Queensland who are pushing a ban on smoking in the workplace. A report published in THE BMJ found that smokers could cost the economy a massive $388 billion […]