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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2347

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Invitation for Project proposals for consideration by India Sri Lanka Foundation

India- Sri Lanka Foundation has come forward to invite project proposals, in the areas of Education, Art & Culture, Archaeological Studies, Agricultural Research, Science & Technology, Information Technology, Health, Development Studies and Gender Studies.

Invitation for Project proposals for consideration by India Sri Lanka Foundation
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Sri Lanka has an impressive record in planting, production & export of rubber – President

Sri Lanka has an impressive record in the planting, production and export of rubber which is today the third largest sector to the country’s economy, said President Mahinda Rajapaksa.

Sri Lanka has an impressive record in planting, production & export of rubber –  President
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Nepal gearing to protect public health from tobacco industry interference

There is a direct and irreconcilable conflict of interest between tobacco industry and public health policy. This conflict of interest is also enshrined in the preamble of the Article 5.3 of the global tobacco treaty (formally called WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control). The WHO Director-General Dr Margaret Chan had said at a recent meeting in Moscow: "Giving any tobacco company a place at the negotiation table [of global tobacco treaty] is akin to appointing a committee of foxes to take care of your chickens."

Dr. Tara Singh Bam
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People of Cold Lake act with warm heart

While Canadians seek to understand Parliament shooting whether the gunman is a jihadist or a drug addict, there is evidence emerging how he was evicted from a mosque where Zehaf-Bieau tried to make it his temporary residence.

A mosque in Cold Lake, Alta. is shown after vandals smashed its windows and spray-painted its exterior on Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. (Cold Lake Sun)
. All of Cold Lake people rallied around the mosque and the Muslim community there, and helped in clearing the mess
People of Cold Lake act with warm heart
People of Cold Lake act with warm heart
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Sri Lanka denounces terrorist attack in Egypt

The Government of Sri Lanka strongly condemns the terrorist attack on Egyptian security and military personnel in North Sinai last week that claimed the lives of 31 soldiers and injured several others.

State funeral held for soldiers killed (25th October 2014)
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