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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2401

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Ambassador Prof. K. Hangawatte presents credentials to the Director General of UNESCO

The newly appointed Ambassador and Permanent Delegate of Sri Lanka to UNESCO, Professor Karunaratne Hangawatte presented Credentials to Madam Irina Bokova, Director General of UNESCO at its headquarters in Paris today (05 th June 2013).

Ambassador Prof. K. Hangawatte presents credentials to the Director General of UNESCO
Ambassador Prof. K. Hangawatte presents credentials to the Director General of UNESCO
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Vesak Festival in Abu Dhabi, UAE

Vesak Festival was organized by Ambassador Dr. Mahinda Balasuriya and the staff of the Embassy with the cooperation of the Dayaka Sabhawa and the Sinhala Buddhist Community on 24.05.2013. A “Seela Vyapara” was conducted at the Embassy with the participation of about 300 Sri Lankan community members which was followed with a Dana for 1000 people.

Vesak Festival in Abu Dhabi, UAE
Vesak Festival in Abu Dhabi, UAE
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Burma: ‘AAPP-B’ wishes Presidential amnesty for all political prisoners

Burma’s prisoners of conscience watchdog group welcomes President Thein Sein’s clear message for the “release of prisoners with a view of fostering national reconciliation” during the World Economic Forum, the three-day roundtable (5-7 June) in Naypyidaw, the country's new political capital.

Burma President Thein Sein
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Sri Lanka Army was not involved in any burglaries in the Hindu Temples in the East

Sri Lanka Army Spokesman denied of any involvement of the Army in the recent spate of burglaries in the Hindu temples in the Hindu temples in the Eastern Province.

Sri Lanka Army was not involved in any burglaries in the Hindu Temples in the East
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