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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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Sri Lanka denies rejection of visas to IBAHRI delegation

Sri Lanka’s External Affairs Ministry has s categorically rejected that entry visas have been denied to a delegation of the International Bar Association’s Human Rights Institute (IBAHRI), as alleged by IBAHRI in a press statement issued yesterday.

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Orchids Bloom: Best practices on harm reduction shared

Learnings from Project ORCHID's pioneering work on harm reduction in northeast India shows that scale up is possible even in resource poor and conflict ridden settings. A national dissemination workshop organized by Project ORCHID in Delhi saw sharing and discussion on best practices on harm reduction: reducing HIV risk among injecting drug users (IDUs).

Orchids Bloom: Best practices on harm reduction shared
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A new star is born

Mohammed Shami India’s new right arm fast bowler returned the second best bowling figures for an Indian debutant in a Test.

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Burma: Will investments derail the peace process?

Since Burma or Myanmar’s ethnic armed groups meet to discuss a nationwide ceasefire proposal, the encouragement of political dialogue to deal with the causes of long-drawn-out conflict is stumbled on a crucial stage. This is an extraordinary chance to encourage an inclusive and transparent peace process which recognizes fundamental concerns relating to identity, security and justice, according to a well-known humanitarian agency which has assisted refugees for the past three decades.

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Governor seeks support in European countries to steady development of Brasilia

The Governor Agnelo Queiroz is on an official trip, which begins in Germany and ends in Brussels, on Belgium, where it will be treated subjects as the possibility of Brasilia host the “Universiade 2019” and the signing of the agreement for the belgian and brazilian capital become sister cities, beyond other actions.

Governor Agnelo Queiroz
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Hamburg Consulate celebrates 60th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Sri Lanka and Germany

Hamburg Consulate celebrates 60th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Sri Lanka and Germany
The Honorary Consul of Sri Lanka for Hamburg, Mr. Olaf C. Ellerbrock, and the Ambassador of Sri Lanka for Germany Mr. Sarrath Kongahage have organized a concert with Preethi de Silva at the Mirror Hall of the University of Music and Performing Arts to celebrate the 60th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Sri Lanka and Germany.

Sri Lankan-American Cembalist Prof. Preethi de Silva
Hamburg Consulate celebrates 60th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Sri Lanka and Germany
Hamburg Consulate celebrates 60th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Sri Lanka and Germany
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