Skip to Content

Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2401

Monthly archive

Commemorative Stamp for World Conference on Youth 2014

A commemorative stamp was issued this morning (May 7) to mark the World Conference on Youth (WCY) 2014.

Commemorative Stamp for World Conference on Youth 2014
diconary view

Subduing Sri Lanka was India’s Main Concern

India since the days of Indra Gandhi was involved in subduing Sri Lanka. But Sri Lanka withstood pressures excerted by India and continues to remain an Independent sovereign state.

 Subduing Sri Lanka was India’s Main Concern
 Subduing Sri Lanka was India’s Main Concern
 Subduing Sri Lanka was India’s Main Concern
 Subduing Sri Lanka was India’s Main Concern
 Subduing Sri Lanka was India’s Main Concern
 Subduing Sri Lanka was India’s Main Concern
diconary view

Grant Thornton survey finds global economic optimism highest since 2007, but pessimism persists in Thailand

New research from the Grant Thornton International Business Report (IBR), a survey of more than 3,300 businesses in 45 economies, reveals a “spring surge” in business optimism, with all global regions marching in step, despite a slowing of growth in some emerging economies. The data suggests that the recovery is moving onto a more sustainable footing and, with economic uncertainty declining, the hope is that businesses will renew investment in the coming months to ensure long-term growth.

diconary view

Lalin’s Column: BBS contests the high ground

There have been many times in independent SL that criminally insane people have brought ruin and devastation to the people.

Lalin’s Column: BBS contests the high ground
diconary view

It Is Time To Control Asthma

This is the sub theme of this year’s (2014) World Asthma Day (WAD), which was first celebrated in 1998 in conjunction with the first World Asthma Meeting in Barcelona. It is an annual event aimed at improving asthma awareness, diagnosis, treatment, and, ultimately, control and is organized by the Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) on the first Tuesday of May. The main theme of WAD 2014 continues to be 'You Can Control Your Asthma.'

It Is Time To Control Asthma
diconary view

Sri Lanka Requests Australian Support For Initiatives Against Terrorists Financing

Sri Lanka requested Australia’s fullest cooperation in combating terrorist financing and other activities in the region directed towards the revival of terrorism in any form, when Professor G.L. Peiris, Minister of External Affairs, met Ms. Julie Bishop, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Australia, for bilateral discussions in the Australian Parliament on Monday( 5th May 2014).

 Sri Lanka Requests Australian Support For Initiatives Against Terrorists Financing
diconary view

Be Smart and Get FATucated

Every year a new study is published about what type and how much Fats we should be eating. A lot of these studies also happen to contradict with each other leaving the consumers in a cloud of confusion. Should you head for that butter or the low fat spread? Or for an olive oil spread? The best thing you can do is to educate yourselves about Fats. Become Fatucated and take control over your health into your own sensible hands.

diconary view

Twitter Q&A with President Rajapaksa

President Mahinda Rajapaksa will host a discussion on Twitter to coincide with the World Conference on Youth (WCY) 2014, currently being held in Colombo. The President officially declared opened the Conference in Hambantota yesterday.

Twitter Q&A with President Rajapaksa
diconary view


.