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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2829

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Ahead of 26/11 anniversary, tight security in Mumbai

Security has been tightened all across the city on the eve of the fourth anniversary of the 26/11 terror attack, police said on Sunday.

The Rangoon University I Know

I could not hold back my tears as I witness the live transmission of President Obama speech at the Convocation hall of my beloved Rangoon University. Exactly half a century ago to be precise on 7th July 1962, the Myanmar Tatmadaw (Burmese Army) has turned the centre of learning to the killing fields and is still doing today in the ethnic dominated areas, especially in Kachin and Arakan States.

The words- “Alternative Arrangement”- misunderstood by some: Dr Shurhozelie

President of the ruling major Naga People’s Front (NPF) Dr Shurhozelie said some sections of the Naga people had misunderstood the very words of the “Alternative Arrangement” as part of the solution to the Naga political issue.

No DMK commitment over backing FDI

The UPA ally, DMK, is still maintaining its suspense on whether it will support or oppose FDI in multi-brand retail, an issue which has resulted in a stalemate in Parliament.

We Did It, So Can You :Sri Lankan University Students in US respond to Amnesty’s Anti-Sri Lanka Campaign

Sri Lankan Students Association of the University of Louisville, Kentucky, USA organized an awareness event on Sri Lanka’s conflict and on post-conflict developments on November 15, 2012. During the event the student group screened “Freedom Speaks” an independent investigative documentary about Sri Lanka’s conflict to an audience of university students, lecturers, Sri Lanka community members and media.