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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2555

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DMK leader Karunanidhi condemns SL PM Ranil Wickramasinghe’s remarks!

On 09 March DMK leader and known shrewd Tamil politician, M. Karunanidhi has slammed Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe’s remarks on Tamil Nadu fishermen and the Katchatheevu issue, saying it was unbecoming of a Prime Minister of a country to make such comments.

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Don’t look at Sri Lanka through Tamil prism” - Champika Ranawaka

India should see Sri Lanka as a whole and stop focussing just on the island’s Tamil-majority Northern Province, Minister of Power and Energy Patali Champika Ranawaka said in an interview to The Hindu on Monday.

Minister of Power and Energy  - Patali Champika Ranawaka
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British MP O’Brien the new UN humanitarian aid chief

British lawmaker and former Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for International Development, Stephen O'Brien, will replace Valerie Amos as the UnitedNations aid chief, U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon announced on Monday.

Stephen O'Brien
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U.S. Embassy Visit Emphasizes Commitment to People of Sri Lanka

Chargé d’Affaires a.i. Andrew C. Mann visited leaders in the Northern Province to explore opportunities for further support and reiterate the United States’ strong friendship with the people of Sri Lanka and overall commitment to a peaceful and united country.

Chief Minister C.V. Wigneswaran warmly welcomes Chargé d'Affaires Andrew Mann and USAID Acting Mission Director Michael Eddy
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