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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2346

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Pakistan wins with bonus points

Pakistan 248 for 8 (Akmal 102*, Shehzad 50, Mirwaiz 2-29, Shenwari 2-34) beat Afghanistan 176 (Noor Ali 44, Hafeez 3-29, Ajmal 2-25) by 72 runs and bonus points. Playing for their first time in the Asia Cup trophy, Afghanistan opted to send Pakistan in to bat and chase their score.

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Parton’s Blue Smoke World Tour

In 2014 Dolly Parton is embarking on her ‘Blue Smoke World Tour’ to promote her 42nd studio album, ‘Blue Smoke’.

Parton’s Blue Smoke World Tour
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Why Indian Soldier Killed his 5 Colleagues in Kashmir

According to the media reports an Indian soldier has killed five of his colleagues before killing himself in Indian-administered Kashmir. The killing of soldier took place on night February 26, 2014 at a military camp of the Rashtriya Rifles paramilitary force in Safapora village in Ganderbal district about 20km (12 miles) north of the city of Srinagar.

Why Indian Soldier Killed his 5 Colleagues in Kashmir
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TNA antics and killing Rajiv Gandhi a second time

Soon after Tamil Nadu’s decision to free Rajiv Gandhi’s assassins, a Sri Lankan (Sinhala) newspaper had a cartoon showing the ghost of former Sri Lankan President J.R. Jayewardene telling the ghost of Rajiv Gandhi:

TNA antics and killing Rajiv Gandhi a second time
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Pro-Democracy Groups and Ethnic Nationalities Should Unite in Face of Formidable Force

President Franklin D Roosevelt and Prime Minister Winston were all smiles as the Allies made a successful landing on D day the 6th of June 1944.

A Piece of History

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Korea-Sri Lanka Travel & Tourism Club Launched

The Korea-Sri Lanka Travel & Tourism Club was launched at the Millennium Hilton Hotel in Seoul on 14th February 2014. The club was created to enhance the cultural and economic relationship between Sri Lanka and South Korea. One of its main goals is to promote tourism, a core area of growth for Sri Lanka-Korea relations. lighting the traditional oil lamp
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The Chief Guest, Hon. Basil Rajapaksa, Minister of Economic Development, 
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Minister Rajapaksa having discussions with the members of the Travel & Tourism Club
The Chief Guest & special Guests at the Launching Ceremony
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