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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2347

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PacAngel Mission Underway in Sri Lanka

The U.S. military, alongside the Red Cross and the Sri Lankan Government, will conduct Pacific Angel health services outreach and engineering civil programs in the Jaffna Peninsula from August 5-10, 2013.

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Acting C.J. Shirani Thillakawardene sworn in

Supreme Court Judge Shirani Thillakawardene was sworn in as the Acting Chief Justice before President Mahinda Rajapaksa at Temple Trees today (06). Secretary to the President, Lalith Weeratunga was also present at the event.

Acting C.J. Shirani Thillakawardene sworn in
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Prof. Peiris Clls On First Deputy To President Of Iran

External Affairs Minister Professor G.L.Peiris, representing President Mahinda Rajapaksa at the inauguration of President Hassan Rouhani as the eleventh President of the Islamic Republic of Iran, conveyed to the new President the warm felicitations and good wishes of President Rajapaksa, and his appreciation of Iran’s goodwill and friendship for Sri Lanka.

Professor G.L.Peiris, Minister of External Affairs, called on Mr. Jangiry, First Deputy to the President of Iran
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Beyond Boundaries- A documentary on India’s Development Assistance Projects in Sri Lanka

The Indian Cultural Centre organized a special screening of “Beyond Boundaries”, a documentary produced by the Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India, providing a glimpse of India's Development Assistance Projects in Sri Lanka on 2 August 2013.

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Central security force to guard the Bodh Gaya complex; Bihar CM initiative

For the first time a religious shrine will be guarded by the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), which is primarily responsible for the security of airports, nuclear installations and key government buildings. Bodh Gaya complex in Bihar.

 Nitish Kumar - Bihar CM
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Thirty one girls died of complications in adolescent pregnancy

The Director of Family Health Bureau, Dr. Deepthi Perera, Community Health Specialist (Maternity and Child Health), stated that in Sri Lanka in the years 2011 and 2012, 31 adolescent girls between 15-19 had died as a result of complications owing to pregnancy in young age.

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