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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2861

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India allows investment from Pakistan

Giving a big boost to trade and bilateral relations and enhancing economic cooperation between India and Pakistan, the government on Wednesday notified the law permitting investments by Pakistan citizens and companies in India, a move likely to give new direction to South Asian economic integration.

“Opportunity To Observe Progress At First Hand” - G.L. Tells Visiting British Parliamentarians

External Affairs Minister Professor G.L. Peiris met with a group of British Parliamentarians, on a visit to Sri Lanka, for an in-depth discussion about current developments in the country.

Union leaders of Maruti plant arrested for violence

Haryana police on Wednesday arrested 10 office bearers of Maruti Suzuki Workers’ Union, including its president Ram Meher and general secretary Sarabjit Singh, in connection with the violence at the company's Manesar plant on July 18.

Minister for International Development Cooperation to develop UN's future development goals

Swedish Minister for International Development Cooperation Gunilla Carlsson has been appointed by Secretary-General of the United Nations Ban Ki-moon to an international High-level Panel tasked with preparing the future global development goals.

Fasting Team Anna members can be force-fed, says Congress leader

Congress general secretary Digvijaya Singh Wednesday indicated that the government could force-feed members of Team Anna if they continue their indefinite fast in support of their demand for a strong anti-graft Jan Lokpal bill.

Dr. Swamy to address Sri Lankan Army on reconciliation

The Janata Party President and former Union Cabinet Minister for Law and Justice will deliver the Valedictory Address in a Defence seminar organized by the Sri Lankan Army. The seminar will be held in Colombo on Augest 8-10th.