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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2960

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Ambani brothers unite at memorial function for father Dhirubhai

The Ambani brothers, Mukesh and Anil, arrived on Tuesday in their home town of Chorwad in Junagadh district, for the inauguration of a memorial of their father Dhirubhai on his 80th birth anniversary.

Sri Lankans paid tribute to over 40,000 persons lost in the 2004 Tsunami

Remembrance functions were held throughout Sri Lanka on Sunday 26th to remember the people who died by the Tsunami tragedy that devastated the country in 2004. The functions started with observation of 2 minutes silence from 9.26 am till 9.28 am. President Mahinda Rajapakse observed two minutes silence at the President’s House in Fort, Colombo.

Fasting Anna Hazare has fever, lung infection

The doctor on Tuesday night provided a health update of Anna Hazare saying that the activist had 102 degree fever since past five days and that his blood pressure was high even before he began the fast in Mumbai.

Action will be taken to commence work on the Elephant Pass Saltern -Says Minister Devananda

Douglas Devananda, Minister of Traditional Industries and Small Enterprise Development on his observation tour to Elephant Pass Saltern which had been completely destroyed by the LTTE Terror group, stated that the rehabilitation work on the saltern would be soon commenced and put to production in the 01st quarter of next year.