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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2341

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Scandinavian Airlines grounded its flights to Bangkok

Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) halted its flights to Bangkok on from Monday 08 April, ending more than 60 years of service linking the Nordic countries and Thailand.

SAS halted  its flights to Bangkok
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Landmines shatter peace for villagers in eastern Burma

To mark International Mine Awareness Day, Karen Human Rights Group published new data collected by community members in eastern Burma that describes the ongoing devastation caused by landmines. Each year the United Nations International Mine Awareness Day draws attention to the global impact of landmines and notes progress towards their eradication.

Landmines shatter peace for villagers in eastern Burma
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WikiLeaks publishes 1.7m US diplomatic records

WikiLeaks has published more than 1.7m US records covering diplomatic or intelligence reports on every country in the world.

Julian Assange carried out much e work from his refuge in Ecuador's embassy Photo: Reuters
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Mrs. Thatcher who earned the title TBW (that bloody woman) dies at 87

Many of us have heard of Margaret Thatcher as Iron Lady who was the Briton’s first woman Prime Minister up to now. She died today in London.

Margaret Thatcher,  Iron Lady who was Briton’s first woman Prime Minister
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Improve utilization of methods to prevent STIs and unintended pregnancies

Millions of women (and men) are still unable to protect themselves from sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and prevent unintended pregnancies.

Improve utilization of methods to prevent STIs and unintended pregnancies
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High Powered delegation from Pakistan visiting Sri Lanka

A 19 member’s delegation from the National Defence University (NDU) Pakistan is currently visiting Sri Lanka. The delegation comprises of senior officers from Pakistan’s Armed Forces and Civil Services as well as Officers from USA, UAE and China, who are undergoing National Security and War Course at NDU. The delegation is led by Commodore Asif Saleem, SI(M). The defence Advisor of Pakistan to Sri Lanka Colonel Sheharyar Parvez Butt is conducting the visit for the delegation.

High Powered delegation from Pakistan visiting Sri Lanka
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