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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2555

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India behind “dilution” of US resolution on Lanka: DMK

Raising its pitch on the Lankan Tamils issue, DMK on Wednesday charged that the US-sponsored resolution against Sri Lanka at UNHRC was diluted on the basis of India's "wholehearted acceptance and appreciation" of a report tabled by Colombo at the UN body.

DMK president M Karunanidhi
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JHU urges to Issue Travel Advisory for Sri Lankans Not to Visit Tamil Nadu

Jathika Hela Urumya has condemned the recent attacks on innocent Sri Lankans and latest on the Buddhists monks in Tamil Nadu.

JHU urges  to Issue Travel Advisory for Sri Lankans Not to Visit Tamil Nadu
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Rahul Gandhi asks party to get ready for LS polls

Asking party MPs from Uttar Pradesh to gear up for the next Lok Sabha polls, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday expressed confidence that Congress would be able to double the number of seats it had won in 2009 general elections in the state.

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi
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Report of High Commissioner for Human Rights was unwarranted and a clear overstepping of its mandate

Developing countries expressed their confidence for the efforts made by Sri Lanka towards achieving national reconciliation and commended its level of cooperation with the UN.

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Understanding, respect key to department’s road to progress: Kiyanilie

Minister for Social Welfare Kiyanilie Peseye said they could do many things under his department when there was “understanding and respect” amongst the officers and staffs in the department.

 Kiyanilie Peseye (right), Minister for Social Welfare, seen delivering his maiden address to the  Officers and staffs of the Department at Conference Hall of Social Welfare Directorate March 20, 2013. (Oken Jeet Sandham Photo)
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Sanjay Dutt gets 5 years in jail in 1993 Mumbai blasts case

The Supreme Court has upheld the conviction of actor Sanjay Dutt and has sentenced him to five years imprisonment. 1993 blasts: Sanjay Dutt gets 5 years in jail" class="caption" align="right" />

1993 blasts: Sanjay Dutt gets 5 years in jail
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