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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2347

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Does Sri Lanka need India to run Sri Lanka?

To be called sovereign is not enough as a country must be steered by elected natives of that sovereign country and not those remote controlling from overseas.

Sri Lanka Mission in New York at last moved to its own premises after 57 years in rented premises


The Permanent Mission of Sri Lanka to the United Nations in New York moved yesterday to a new location on Second Avenue. The Permanent Mission was previously located on Third Avenue.

India Sri Lanka & Maldives Successfully Conduct Joint Exercise In Maldives

The Coast Guards of India, Sri Lanka and Maldives participated in a joint exercise named “Dosti XI” in Maldives from 23 to 27 April 2012.

Arushi murder case: Mother Nupur Talwar jailed

Nupur Talwar, mother of murdered teenager Aarushi, was on Monday jailed after a special CBI court rejected her bail application in the case of murder of her 14-year-old daughter and domestic help in Noida four years ago.

Visit of Mr. Wolfgang Waldner, State Secretary of Foreign Affairs of Austria


The State Secretary (Deputy Minister) of Foreign Affairs of Austria, Mr. Wolfgang Waldner called on Neomal Perera, Deputy Minister of External Affairs yesterday (30/04) at the Ministry of External Affairs.

Aung San Suu Kyi goes into parliament to start a new history for Burma

The people of Burma have cheered a bold decision made by the National League for Democracy (NLD) led by Aung San Suu Kyi on Monday.

India Investrade 2012 huge success: Generates over 70 million USD of business enquiry

Indian Chamber of Commerce, Kolkatta organized “India Investrade 2012: An exposition and Buyer Seller Meet on Realty Construction & Construction Materials” from 26-28 April, 2012 at BMICH, Colombo.

You can manage your asthma!

"The suffering and waste of resources caused by not managing asthma effectively are much greater than the cost of effective action." Dr Nils E Billo, MD, MPH, Executive Director, International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease (The Union).

Presidential contest: BJP rule out support to any Congress nominee

The race for Presidential election has intensified with the opposition BJP ruling out support for any Congress candidate including Pranab Mukherjee and Hamid Ansari raising the possibility of a contest in the absence of a consensus.


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