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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2730

Monthly archive

Gulf Air adds more flights to Colombo for summer

Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, has added more flights and additional seat capacity to its flights between Colombo and Bahrain for the summer season.

Burhani Expo 2011 – Trade and Consumer Fair

Borah Community together with other trade and consumer companies will combine its efforts on the 13th 14th and 15th of May to showcase a complete range of consumer and industrial products and services to take place at the Sri Lanka Exhibition and Convention Centre.

Security Zones are relics of the past – says Minister Basil Rajapaksa

The Minister of Economic Development Mr. Basil Rajapaksa has stated that there are no Security Zones in any province in Sri Lanka and the entire country is one peace zone.

Lessons from Japan

In 1945 the catastrophe was inflicted by the enemy. In what remains till date the most horrendous attack on human beings, over three lakhs were killed in Hiroshima and Nagasaki and many more continued to suffer because of radioactivity related ailments.

Troubling questions about Osama bin Laden’s reported death

Hardly a week has lapsed since the shattering news of helicopter assault by US SEALs leading to Osama bin Laden’s death and already several branches have sprouted from the trunk of the original story. Too many doubts are being expressed about the authenticity of the claims made by rejoicing US leaders. As the clouds of skepticism are getting thicker, euphoria of US leadership is correspondingly getting deflated.

Sri Lanka’s New Chief Justice Dr. Shirani Bandaranayake

Sri Lanka’s Parliamentary Council has on Wednesday, approved President Mahinda Rajapakse’s nomination of Dr. Shirani Bandaranayake as the new Chief Justice.