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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2403

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ICRC chopper with seven onboard missing in Pak

By Iqbal Hussain Khan Yousafzai – Reporting from Islamabad

An International Committee of the Red Cross helicopter helping with the earthquake relief efforts in Pakistan has gone missing with seven crew members onboard the plane.

LTTE's intelligent operative killed in Mamangam

Ramaiya Subramaniam Krishnakumr ( 21) also known as ‘Karadi’, a resident of No.19, School Lane, Mamangam, Batticaloa, was shot and killed by unidentified persons on Saturday, at about 6.30.p.m, on the Sagaya Matha Temple Road, near Mamangam Pillaiyar temple, located 2 km east of Batticaloa town.

Blasts rocks Assam, two killed, over ten injured

By Lakhyajit Gohain – Reporting for Asian Tribune

A series of bomb blasts triggered by a rebel group and exchange of fire rocked the northeastern state of Assam on Sunday, killing two and injuring more than ten security personnel throughout the state.

Walawe basin farmers used high amount of agro chemicals

Sunil C. Perera - Reporting from Embilipitiya, Colombo

A recent Study has disclosed that farmers in the Walawe basin of Embilipitiya used high amount of agrochemicals, especially pesticides and pesticide application.

Future economy lies in villages: Imtilemba

By Oken Jeet Sandham – Asian Tribune

Nagaland Minister for Transport and Communication and Labor and Employment, Imtilemba expressed about the fast changing global scenario and the migration of urban based economy to the rural based economy.

Pak president due in Oslo today

By Iqbal Hussain Khan Yousafzai – Reporting from Islamabad

Pakistani President General Pervez Musharraf arrives in Oslo today on a three-day official visit to Norway for talks on 'boosting bilateral ties and issues of international importance’.

Biggest political loser, Ranil Wickremesinghe, struggling to save face and his leadership

After losing 13 elections Ranil Wickremesinghe is fighting the last battle of his life to save his leadership.