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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2400

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The unsung heroines of the slums

Pratima refused to finalize the marriage of her son till her husband agreed to construct a toilet in their house located in a Kanpur slum.

The unsung heroines of the slums
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British High Commission in Colombo Marks the Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia

17 May is the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia, popularly known as IDAHO.

British High Commission in Colombo Marks the Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia
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US blacklists four Syrian ministers, Nusra leader

The United States on Thursday blacklisted the leader of the militant Al-Nusra Front fighting the Syrian regime, as well as four top Syrian government officials, including the defense minister.

Al-Nusra's chief Abu Mohammed al-Jawlani
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Will President Obama emphasize R2P on Thein Sein?

America’s new Burma policy adopted by the Obama administration, a combination of increasing engagement and maintaining economic sanctions, was the prime mover in urging Thein Sein to introduce reforms after more than half a century of repressive military rule, when he became an elected head of state in 2011 November. Obama became the first sitting U.S. president to visit Burma, a step in his administration's efforts to end decades of diplomatic isolation of the country as a reward its shift from authoritarian rule.

Will President Obama emphasize R2P on Thein Sein?
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Call to improve asthma care and control

When there are evidence-based methods to control asthma effectively, then why is the disease burden growing over the past 30 years, particularly in the low- and middle- income countries?

Call to improve asthma care and control
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President Mahinda Returned Yesterday

President Mahinda Rajapaksa who was on a four-day official visit to Uganda returned to Sri Lanka yesterday morning.

President Mahinda Returned  Yesterday
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