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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2619

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Prabhakaran's son's alleged 'execution footage' to be aired by Channel 4

Britain's Channel 4 is to come up with the slain Tiger leader Velupillai Prabhakaran’s 12-year-old son Balachandran's body with stripped to the waist and with five bullet holes to the chest.

Another masterpiece of a speech by Kumar Sangkakara

The intellectual Kumar Sangakkara has delivered another masterpiece of a speech at Knox Tavern in Melbourne after his famous Spirit of Cricket Lecture at Lords, where he got a standing ovation.

Pakistan wins the first match in the Asia Cup 2012 tourney

Pakistan won by 21 runs against Bangladesh at Dhaka in the first match of Asia Cup 2012. Bangladesh won the toss and elected to field in the hopes of restricting the Pakistan from scoring a larger target.

Mamata not to attend Badal, Akhilesh Yadav swearing in

Saving the UPA of embarrassment, Trinamool Congress on Sunday said the party chief and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has decided not to attend the swearing –in ceremonies of Punjab and Uttar Pradesh chief ministers.

Undue Politicising Pakistani Security Agencies

American unilateral operation in Abbottabad has opened the flood gates of criticism for Pakistan from all quarters. An already hostile international media has found it all convenient to unleash their most venomous war against Pakistan, Pak Army, ISI and Pakistan’s Nuclear Programme.

Yeddyurappa gives up fight to get back Karnataka CM chair

In Hubli, on a mission of show of strength, former Karnataka chief minister B S Yeddyurappa on Sunday made it clear that he would not ask the BJP high command for chief ministership and that he would not campaign for the March 18 Udupi-Chikmagalur Lok Sabha Sabha bypoll in the wake of the attack on him by Chief Minister D.V. Sadananda Gowda.

Swamy’s Janata Party now part of BJP-led NDA

Seeking to capitalise on the poor performance of Congress in the assembly polls, NDA today decided to add another partner to the alliance by taking in its fold Janata Partyheaded by Subramnian Swamy.