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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2792

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Delhi shivers with temp touching 1969 figure

For the first time since at least 1969, Delhi's maximum temperature fell below 10 degrees, also making it the coldest day in the past 44 years.

Sri Lanka Cabinet to meet hereafter on every Thursday mornings

For the first time in the history of Sri Lanka, Cabinet Ministers will be meeting hereafter on every Thursday mornings.

Charge-sheet filed against accused in gang-rape case

The Delhi Police filed charge-sheet against five of the six accused in the brutal gang-rape of a young girl in the metropolitan magistrate's court in Saket on Thursday.

“Maha Sinhalaye Wansa Kathawa,” Presented to Sri Lanka President

“Maha Sinhalaye Wansa Kathawa” compiled in a book form was presented yesterday by Jackson Anthony, to Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa at the Temple Trees.

Mukesh Ambani 18th richest person in the world

Indian business magnate Mukesh Ambani is the 18th richest person in the world with a personal wealth of USD 24.7 billion in 2012, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, a daily ranking of the world's 100 wealthiest individuals.

DMK Politics: Stalin is my political heir - Karunanidhi

Former chief minister of Tamil Nadu and Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam(DMK) president has said that his political heir is his younger son and party treasurer M K Stalin.

With her discharge from hospital, Hillary Clinton seen in public since her hibernation December 7

Smiling Hillary Clinton, Obama administration's top diplomat, emerged from the New York-Presbyterian Columbia Hospital holding her daughter Chelsea's hand with her broad-smile husband Bill closely behind to leave for her New York residence after being discharged.

Pakistan: Killing of seven NGO workers condemned - Government must act promptly to end re-occurrence of such incidents

Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA) strongly condemns the brutal killing of seven non-governmental organization (NGO) workers in Pakistan.

Once shunned, Al Jazeera enters U.S. media world: Is it an emergence of fair and balanced news coverage?

“In fact viewership of al Jazeera is going up in the United States because it’s real news. You may not agree with it, but you feel like you’re getting real news around the clock instead of a million commercials and, you know, arguments between talking heads and the kind of stuff that we do on our news which, you know, is not particularly informative to us, let alone foreigners.