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Over 25 miscreants killed in Pakistan tribal belt

[b]Over 25 miscreants killed in Pakistan tribal belt [/b]

By Iqbal Hussain Khan Yousafzai – Reporting from Islamabad

[b]Islamabad, 02 March, (Asiantribune.com):[/b] Pakistani Security forces have killed between 25 to 30 miscreants during an operation on Wednesday in North Waiziristan Agency neighbouring Afghanistan.

Protests protocol greet Bush, India- US clinch nuke deal

M Rama Rao - Reporting for Asian Tribune from New Delhi

On a day marked by
protests and protocol, President George Bush and Prime Minister
Manmohan Singh inked a framework for nuclear deal that makes India a
respectable nuclear power in its own right.

Over 25 miscreants killed in Pakistan tribal belt

By Iqbal Hussain Khan Yousafzai – Reporting from Islamabad

Pakistani Security forces have killed between 25 to 30 miscreants during an operation on Wednesday in North Waiziristan Agency neighbouring Afghanistan. Post your comments

U.S. State Department Reacts to 'Asian Tribune' Report on its Web Site Misinterpretation of Sri Lanka Conflict

Daya Gamage – US National Correspondent for Asian Tribune

The United States Department of State reacting to the 'Asian Tribune' report on 24 February captioned has now deleted the editorial remark that misinterpreted and distorted Sri Lanka's 'National Question' from its original text.Post your comments

Batticaloa residents refuse to rent their buildings to LTTE.

Tamil Tigers popularity in the East is beginning to wane, as residents in the government controlled areas have began to resist all forms of bullying by the gun-toting Tiger cadres.Post your comments

UNP stalwart A.H.M. Azwer joins Government

By Munza Mushtaq – Reporting for Asian Tribune

United National Party (UNP) stalwart A.H.M. Azwer on Wednesday, pledged his unconditional support to President Mahinda Rajapakse and his Government.

Thaksin scoffs at rumors of resignation

Thailand's embattled Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra ruled out rumours of his resignation while Army Chief General Sonthi Boonyaratkalin has given an assurance that the military remains impartial, dismissing rumors of possible intervention by the armed forces in the current political crisis in Thailand.

SL's largest CDMA network plans to connect every home

Sunil C. Perera - Reporting from Colombo

Sri Lanka's largest CDMA network Suntel now offers a wide range of services to its clientele with speedy Internet access.

Chief Minister formally handed over Referral Hospital Dimapur to CMC, EHA

By Oken Jeet Sandham – Asian Tribune

Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio formally handed over on Wednesday State's only Referral Hospital Dimapur to CMC, Vellore and EHA in a "Handing over Ceremony" program held here in the premises of the hospital.Post your comments

Abductions & hijacking human rights

By Janaka Perera

Having read in the March 1 The Island the best LTTE joke in 20 years (Tigers committed to champion human rights in EU Parliament) the attempt to abduct veteran journalist and Asian Tribune Advisor H.L.D. Mahindapala at Geneva on February 22 seems to us another strange expression of LTTE’s "commitment to human rights!" Post your comments

Young woman gives birth to quadruplets

Raymond R Kharmujai – Asian Tribune

A 24-year-old woman from East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya, North East India gave birth to four babies in a city government hospital here on Tuesday morning.

Increase in members and activities of Chin Student Union

[b]Increase in members and activities of Chin Student Union[/b]

By T Siamchinthang - Asian Tribune

The activities and membership of the Chin Student Union (CSU) , and the Zomi students' federation (ZSF) have increased manifold with the union leaders', commitment to work for the betterment of students in Delhi.

The Zomi student leaders visiting Aizawl, Mizoram to jointly organize a one-day

Abductions & hijacking human rights

[b]Abductions & hijacking human rights [/b]

By Janaka Perera

Having read in the March 1 [i]The Island [/i]the best LTTE joke in 20 years (Tigers committed to champion human rights in EU Parliament) the attempt to abduct veteran journalist and [i]Asian Tribune [/i]Advisor H.L.D.

Chief Minister formally handed over Referral Hospital

[b]Chief Minister formally handed over Referral Hospital Dimapur to CMC, EHA[/b]

By Oken Jeet Sandham – Asian Tribune

Dimapur, 02 March, (NEPS): Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio formally handed over on Wednesday State's only Referral Hospital Dimapur to CMC, Vellore and EHA in a "Handing over Ceremony" program held here in the premises of the hospital.

Speaking on the occasion, the Ch

Batticaloa residents refuse to rent their buildings to LTTE.

[b]Batticaloa residents refuse to rent their buildings to LTTE.[/b]

[b] Colombo, 02 March, (Asiantribune.com): [/b]Tamil Tigers popularity in the East is beginning to wane, as residents in the government controlled areas have began to resist all forms of bullying by the gun-toting Tiger cadres.

According to report emerging from Batticalao, it is learnt that house owners in the district capi

U.S. State Department Reacts to 'Asian Tribune' Report

[b]U.S. State Department Reacts to 'Asian Tribune' Report on its Web Site Misinterpretation of Sri Lanka Conflict[/b]

Daya Gamage – US National Correspondent for Asian Tribune

[b]Washington, D.C.

US diplomat among four killed in Pak blasts

By Iqbal Hussain Khan Yousafzai - Reporting from Islamabad

A US diplomat was among at least four people killed and 48 injured when two bombs exploded near the US consulate in Pakistani port city of Karachi Thursday just one day ahead of US President George W. Bush visit to the country.


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