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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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Sri Lanka’s Smile – Photographic Exhibition by Knut Stritzke in Leipzig, Germany

The Grassi Ethnological Museum in Leipzig has inaugurated a photographic Exhibition named “Sri Lankas Lächeln” – Sri Lanka’s smile – on 23rd May 2014 and will host this exhibition up to 23rd August 2014.

Sri Lanka’s Smile – Photographic Exhibition by Knut Stritzke in Leipzig, Germany
Sri Lanka’s Smile – Photographic Exhibition by Knut Stritzke in Leipzig, Germany
Sri Lanka’s Smile – Photographic Exhibition by Knut Stritzke in Leipzig, Germany
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Two recent contrasting discussions on - Destruction of Sri Lanka’s Ancient Economic Water Heritage

It is generally well known that Sri Lanka’s ancient irrigation systems have been studied and documented over the years by scholars like R L Brohier and others.

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Lanka dives head-first into $20B target

A determined Sri Lanka has dived head-first into achieving its $ 20 B export target by 2020 on 01 July and tasked an international consultancy firm to produce an initial way forward blueprint -as early as this August.

Hilmy Cader (CEO-MTI Consulting) addresses the EDB project kick-off team meeting in Colombo on 01 July
Seated front row from left: Tuan Jamaldeen (Chief of Party at USAID VEGA Project), Dr Yusuf Maraikkar (ED-EDB), Sujatha Weerakoone (DG-EDB), and Bandula Egodage (Chairman/CEO-EDB) beam with optimism at the 01 July EDB project kick-off team meeting in Colombo.
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Government Initiates Livelihood Assistance Programmes for Women-headed Families in War-affected Areas

The Ministry of Child Development and Women's Affairs, together with the Divi Neguma Department of the Ministry of Economic Development, is implementing a programme to provide livelihood assistance to women who have been widowed due to the armed conflict.

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'Dasa Mudalali', Passed Away

'Dasa Mudalali', passed away yesterday evening and President Mahinda Rajapaksa paid his last respect yesterday.

President Pays Last Respects to Founder of Dasa Group of Companies. (Pix by : Sudath Silva)
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New vehicles to Northern Province Chairman and Ministers

An event to hand over new vehicles for Ministers and the Chairman of the Northern Provincial Council was held on Saturday (05) at Governor’s Secretariat in Jaffna.

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South African Deputy President in Town

South Africa’s Deputy President, Special Envoy to Sri Lanka and the Deputy President of the African National Congress Cyril Ramaphosa who is on a two-day visit to Sri Lanka paid a courtesy call on President Mahinda Rajapaksa at Temple Trees last evening.

South African Deputy President in Town
South African Deputy President in Town
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