Being gay is not a crime

Dear Editor, Pope Francis continues to impress the international public not only with his humility and simplicity but also by his courage to pronounce on controversial issues, such as the attitude of the Church towards gays.

Request for information

Dear Editor, In ‘Future Notes’ of July 24, I made the following request for information: “… it must have been realised that, Member’s Day or not, attempting to question the government’s traditional right to set the order of business in the National Assembly would have been  controversial.

Is the 63 beach just a political ball?

Dear Editor, The PPP administration has disrespected Berbicians once again by attempting to fool us into believing that the 63 beach will be developed this time not as “major tourist attraction” but rather as a “tourist dive.” I wonder if the President or any of his ministers are serious about this venture this time around.