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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2399

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Sri Lanka urges consensus building as key to multilateral outcomes

Ambassador A.L. Abdul Azeez, Permanent Representative of Sri Lanka in Vienna, Austria, has been elected by acclamation as President of the 58th General Conference of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) today, (23rd September 2014). He took over the office of President from South Africa's XolisaMabhongo who held the post last year.

Ambassador Azeez is Flanked by Yukiya Amano Director General of IAEA  Mrs  Wijewardane Secretary of the Policy Making Organs of IAEA
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India reaches Red Planet, joins elite global space club

Notching up yet another first, India has joined the elite global space club with its space craft, Mangalyaan, entering the Mar’s orbit at the appointed hour on its first attempt.

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi congratulating the ISRO Chairman, Dr. K Radhakrishnan after successful Insertion of Mars Orbiter (Mangalyan) into the Mars orbit, at ISRO Headquarters, in Bengaluru on September 24, 2014.
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