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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2344

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China’s continued support to Sri Lanka assured

China assured of its continued support for Sri Lanka’s sovereignty and his country’s commitment to support Sri Lanka against groundless accusations at international fora.

Sri Lanka President receiving Mr. Luo Fuhe, Vice Chairman of the 12th National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC). - Pix Sudath Silva.
China’s continued support to Sri Lanka assured
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Voting pattern Indicates Deep Divide Within UN HRC

The pattern of the voting that took place after the introduction of the US sponsored resolution against Sri Lanka clearly indicated that the Council was sharply divided over Sri Lanka.

Minister of Plantation Industries and Special Envoy of the President on Human Rights Mahinda Samarasinghe
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In TN Assembly: Tax Free Budget for the year 2013-2014 presented by AIADMK Government

The Tamil Nadu government headed by All India Anna DMK on Thursday presented a Tax Free Budget in the state Assembly.

Tamil Nadu Finance Minister O Pannerselvam presenting the budget in the Assembly on Thursday in the presence of chief minister J Jayalalithaa
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Global Leadership Meeting on Population Dynamics in the context of Post 2015 UN Development Goals

On the invitation extended by the Government of Bangladesh, Neomal Perera, Deputy Minister of External Affairs visited Dhaka to attend “Global Leadership Meeting on Population Dynamics in the context of Post 2015 UN Development Goals” 12-13 March 2013.

 Global Leadership Meeting on Population Dynamics in the context of Post 2015 UN Development Goals
 Global Leadership Meeting on Population Dynamics in the context of Post 2015 UN Development Goals
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Kaito wants State police do counseling to factions

Home Minister G Kaito Aye said arresting of cadres of various underground factions by State police sometimes would not lead to desirable solution but suggested that they give them (cadres of various factions) counseling.

Home Minister G Kaito Aye seen being presented by State DGP B Kezo at the PHQ Police Officer Interaction function at PHQ Conference Hall. State Police Top brass and officers (right) seen in the program. ( Photo: Oken Jeet Sandham)
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Deputy Minister Neomal Perera leads the Sri Lanka delegation in the Inauguration of Pope Francis I

Deputy Minister of External Affairs, Neomal Perera, led the Sri Lanka delegation, which participated at the Solemn Inauguration of His Holiness the Pope Francis I in the Vatican City on 19th March 2013. Sarath Kumara Gunaratne, Deputy Minister of Aviation and John Amaratunga, Member of Parliament & Chief Opposition Whip of Parliament also joined him in this delegation.

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Dr. Ashwani Kumar sworn in as Governor of Nagaland

Dr. Ashwani Kumar was sworn in as the Governor of Nagaland today, the 21st March 2013 at Durbar Hall, Raj Bhavan Kohima.

State new Governor Prof (Dr) Ashwani Kumar taking Rashtriya Salute after he was sworn-in as Governor of Nagaland.  (Photo:Oken Jeet Sandham)
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The final resolution tabled by US

The final resolution tabled by US on 21 March 2013 at the 22nd session of the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva against Sri Lanka.

UN Human Rights Council in session  - Geneva
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