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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2403

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Famous Philanthropic NGO Markazul Ma’arif Loses its Vice President

New Delhi, Thursday, December 05, 2013: vice president of Markazul Ma’arif Hojai, Assam, (NGO) Maulana Abdul Hasib Saheb (71) passed away today at 2: 30 pm at his official residence in Hojai.

Famous Philanthropic NGO Markazul Ma’arif Loses its Vice President
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Joe Biden: The Bull in the China Shop

America's vice president Joe Biden during his thirty two years in the Senate and as Obama's right hand man in the White House was and is noted for his gaffes. He went to Beijing, although pre-arranged long before the tensions erupted between Japan and China over a disputed island in East China and the U.S. sending B-52 Bombers to defy Beijing its declared 'defense zone', to aim detente Mr. Biden igniting a media firestorm in Beijing when, in the name of creativity and innovation, he called on young Chinese seeking to visit the United States to “challenge the government, challenge your teachers, challenge religious leaders.”

Chinese President Xi Jinping with U.S. Vice President Joe Biden at Great Hall of the People in Beijing on December 4, 2013
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‘Sri Lanka in full support of WTO Bali package!’ – Rishad at Bali’s MC-9

The Doha Development Agenda has been on hold for 12 years. And despite challenges, Sri Lanka extends its fullest support and flexibility to a balanced WTO Bali package. “Doha Development Agenda, which was supposed to inject a new impetus to the world economy through trade creation, has been on hold for 12 long years.

In this photo courtesy of WTO/ANTARA, Rishad Bathiudeen (Minister of Industry and Commerce of Sri Lanka) addresses the Day 3 session of the 9th WTO Ministerial Conference 2013 on 3 December 2013.
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