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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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Hon. Consulate of Sri Lanka for Bremen celebrates 60th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Sri Lanka and Germany

The Hon. Consul of Sri Lanka for Bremen, Mr. Thomas Kriwat, and H.E. the Ambassador of Sri Lanka to Germany, Mr. Sarrath Kongahage, organized an event to celebrate the 60th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Sri Lanka and Germany at the Kunsthalle Bremen, a renowned art museum in Bremen.

 Hon. Consulate of Sri Lanka for Bremen celebrates 60th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Sri Lanka and Germany
 Hon. Consulate of Sri Lanka for Bremen celebrates 60th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Sri Lanka and Germany
 Hon. Consulate of Sri Lanka for Bremen celebrates 60th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Sri Lanka and Germany
 Hon. Consulate of Sri Lanka for Bremen celebrates 60th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Sri Lanka and Germany
 Hon. Consulate of Sri Lanka for Bremen celebrates 60th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Sri Lanka and Germany
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President fails to mention leaders who made Nagaland State happened

It is interesting to note that when the President Pranab Mukherjee spoke on the occasion of the historic celebration of the “50th Anniversary of the Nagaland Statehood” at Kisama on December 1, 2013, he did not mention even a single leader of the then Naga People’s Convention (NPC). Dr SC Jamir, ex-Nagaland Chief Minister and present Governor of Odisha, the only living person amongst those who signed the “16-Point Agreement of 1960 with the Government of India” was also there at the rostrum while President Mukherjee delivered his speech.

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Sri Lanka - Korea joint Research on Oral Cancer: Donation of a Cone Beam CT Scanner

Yonsei University in Seoul, Korea recently organized a ceremony to support Sri Lanka in oral cancer research. Oral cancer is one of the most common cancers prevalent in Sri Lankan patients. Unfortunately, the prognosis of the cancer is poor and leads to high morbidity and mortality rates. Despite these facts, research in this field is inadequate due to the lack of infrastructure facilities that would help promote advanced research.

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Project to set up nine language labs in the nine provinces of Sri Lanka inaugurated at Gampaha in Western Province

The project to set up nine language laboratories in the nine Provinces of Sri Lanka was officially launched at Gampaha by Basil Rajapaksa, Minister of Economic Development and H.E. Y.K. Sinha the High Commissioner of India at a function held at Kimbulgoda Maha Vidyalaya in Gampaha on 2 December 2013.

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UN Special Rapporteur Chaloka Beyani arrived in Sri Lanka

United Nations Special Rapporteur Chaloka Beyani arrived in Sri Lanka yesterday on a five-day official to examine the overall situation prevailing in the country of internally displaced persons (IDPs).

Chaloka Beyani
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A big head to roll in the killing of the Chairman of Delft Pradeshiya Sabha

The North is to brace for more turbulence, as the inquest into the death of the Chairman of the Delft Pradeshiya Sabha, Daniel Rexian takes place today in Jaffna.

A big head to roll in the killing of the Chairman of Delft Pradeshiya Sabha
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