Wellbeing Budget underscores transparency, accountability

Wellbeing Budget underscores transparency, accountability

David Dunsheath Wellington, July 8, 2019 The Coalition Government’s Wellbeing Budget 2019 was announced on May 30, 2019 as reported in the June edition of Transparency Times. It contains various initiatives to enhance transparency and accountability in our nation which are summarised below. Wellbeing Indicators The Budget document reminds readers of the Treasury’s ‘Living Standards Framework’ (LSF) which is structured around Wellbeing…

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Forgotten hero of Mahabharatam for Auckland in 2020

Forgotten hero of Mahabharatam for Auckland in 2020

The loyalty of Karna has neither been questioned nor emulated Madurai R Muralidharan From Boston, USA, July 7, 2019              After the global tour of my production ‘Silappatikaram’ in 2010, I was asked by performers, teachers and students from various parts of the world about my next production. “Karna,” I replied. It took me more than eight years of research and…

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