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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2556

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Mugabe, at 88, is 'fit as a fiddle'!

The type of reputation he has earned globally, you may think twice before taking an advice from a man like Robert Mugabe but you got to take it seriously thinking of his age and fitness. On his 88th birthday he told the state radio ‘I am fit as a fiddle’.

Mumbai Congress chief in corruption case

In a setback for Mumbai Congress president Kripashankar Singh, the Bombay High Court on Wednesday directed the city Police Commissioner to prosecute him for "criminal misconduct" under the Prevention of Corruption Act.

A warm welcome to SL Cricket Team in Australia

The Prime Minister of Australia, Julia Gillard along with Tim Mathieson hosted the visiting Sri Lankan cricket team at the Prime Minister’s official residence, The Lodge, on 2nd February 2012. Sri Lanka’s High Commissioner to Australia, Admiral Thisara Samarasinghe and Mrs Samarasinghe also participated at the reception.

15th & 16th of March fixed for postal voting for the two Pradeshiya Sabhas in the Mullaitivu district

The Election Secretariat has announced that the postal voting for the two Pradhesa Sabhas - Puthukkudiyiruppu and Karaithuraippattu, located in the Mullaitivu district, will be held on the 15th and 16th of next month.

Actor Saif Ali Khan arrested after midnight hotel brawl

Actor Saif Ali Khan landed in trouble over a mid-night brawl on Tuesday at a luxury hotel in Mumbai during which he allegedly punched an NRI businessman that led police to file an assault case against the Bollywood actor.

North Indian Bank looters met the end:Police encountered five late night

A Sophisticated North Indian bank robber, one who worked as a agent for famous Educational Institute SRM Colleges, also its former student encountered by the Greater Chennai City police.

Conservative Foreign and Commonwealth Council in the British Parliament applauds Sri Lanka's progress

The Conservative Foreign and Commonwealth Council members have applauded the progress made by Sri Lanka in the post-conflict era, the comprehensive LLRC Report, its recommendations and implementation programme.