Skip to Content

Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2783

Monthly archive

Gadkari issue divides BJP: Unhappy Advani skips crucial meet

The main opposition party BJP on Tuesday night appeared divided on party President Nitin gadkari as senior leader L K Advani skipped a crucial meeting of its Core Group in New Delhi apparently unhappy over his continuance in the post.

Preparing the leaders of change for sanitation

At a sprawling field in Jalalpur – on the outskirts of Gwalior district in Madhya Pradesh state-- over 10,000 people raised their hands flashing their first three fingers and vouched their commitment to: always use a toilet; always wash hands before handling food and after going to toilet; take forward the message of sanitation and hygiene to at least three more people.

Terrorists investing in stock market; Home Minister Shinde

Concerned over terror groups investing in stock markets through spurious companies, India on Tuesday sought international cooperation to deal with it.

Sagar Parikrama II : A non-stop solo circumnavigation of the world under sail

After the successful completion of the first solo circumnavigation of the world (Sagar Parikrama I) by Cdr Dilip Donde in 2009-10, an assisted journey with four stops and completed in 276 days, Indian Naval Sailing Vessel (INSV) Mhadei is now undertaking the second solo circumnavigation of the globe under sail, named Sagar Parikrama II, skippered by Lt Cdr Abhilash Tomy of the Indian Navy in an unassisted, non-stop voyage.

EC rejects Swamy appeal for Congress derecognition

In a major setback to Janata Party leader Subramanian Swamy, the Election Commission on Tuesday rejected his plea seeking de-recognition of Congress.

Visit of Commander of Sri Lanka Navy to Pakistan

The Commander of the Sri Lanka Navy Vice Admiral Jayanth Colombage is visiting Pakistan on an Official visit from Monday 06 November. The visit of Sri Lankan Navy Commander commenced from 6 to 12 November 2012, which is undertaken on the invitation extended by Chief of Naval Staff Pakistan Admiral Mohammad Asif Sandila.

Ambassador designate of Sri Lanka presents Credentials to the King of Norway

Ambassador-designate of Sri Lanka to the Kingdom of Norway, Musthafa Mohamed Jaffeer, presented his credentials to the King of Norway, His Majesty Harald V on 01st November 2012 in Oslo at a solemn ceremony.

Rajiv Gandhi assassination--Vidyadharan’s role in undercutting LTTE

The important role played by Natesa Pillai Vidyadharan in the elimination of LTTE chief Vellupillai Prabhakaran has come to light in the investigation of India’s central intelligence agencies.

Interim analysis-- Flash***Obama on path to win a second term

As stated in our last analysis President Barack Obama is on a sure path to win a second term due to massive support among men, Hispanic and youth vote. He has so far gobbled up Wisconsin and Massachusetts—home states of Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan and also the critical states of Pennsylvania and New Hampshire.