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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2396

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Minister Fowzie attends inauguration of new President of Afghanistan

Sri Lanka’s Senior Minister for Urban Affairs A.H. M. Fowzie represented President Mahida Rajapaksa at the swearing in ceremony of the newly elected President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Dr Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai in Kabul on 29th September 2014.

Injustice to Indian boxer Sarita tarnishes images of boxing world & 17th Incheon Asian Games

In my 36 years of sports career, particularly in the field of martials arts – Karate, Kick-Boxing and later 25 years in Muaythai – I have never come across such a humiliating sporting incidents like the one where India’s boxing star Sarita Devi’s semifinal fight against her South Korean opponent Jina Park on September 30, 2014 on the ongoing 17th Asian Games at Incheon, South Korea.

Injustice to Indian boxer Sarita tarnishes images of boxing world & 17th Incheon Asian Games
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Sri Lanka asks refugee receiving countries to expedite processes of finalizing resettlement claims

Sri Lanka has called on refugee receiving countries to expedite the processes of finalizing resettlement claims and to also assist UNHCR to enhance its resource capacity, in order to overcome present difficulties being experienced in Sri Lanka on account of rapid influx of refugees/asylum seekers.

 Sri Lanka asks refugee receiving countries to expedite processes of finalizing resettlement claims
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Those who 'own little, live on little' carry highest burden of climate change

Climate change seems to be the new food for thought for world leaders to chew upon. Recently 122 heads of state gathered in New York City for the UN Climate Summit, organised by UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon, aimed to mobilize action to prevent looming climate disasters and garner political will for a new climate change treaty by the end of 2015.

Those who 'own little, live on little' carry highest burden of climate change
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