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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2551

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If this is ‘Yaha palanaya,’ may the gods have mercy on us” – Former President Mahinda.

Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa says if this is ‘Yaha palanaya’ (Good Governance) may the gods have mercy on us.

Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa
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Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority says flow of foreign tourists has increased

Following the end of the civil war that mercilessly killed thousands of Tamils, and others, not only Singhalese began moving in the Tamil dominated areas fairly freely but also the tourists started arriving in Sri Lanka .

Sigirya: One of Sri Lanka's tourist attraction
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An Opportunity to Modi-fy the Visit

Mr. Modi’s visit to Sri Lanka, the first by an Indian Prime Minister in 28 years, presents an opportunity to examine the ways and means of strengthening Indo – Lanka economic relations to boost the prosperity of this country.

Narendra Modi
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Longon expresses happiness on fast returning normalcy in Tuensang

Minister for Health and Family Welfare, P Longon said a team of ENLU members had recently toured to Tuensang and Samator areas as a “goodwill mission” and met leaders of Chang Khulie Setshang (CKS) at Tuensang on March 7 and on the same day, had another fruitful meeting with the leaders of the Yimchunger Tribal Council (YTC) at Samator.

P Longon - Minister for Health and Family Welfare
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Trying to win contests by dirty tricks

Cricket is regarded as the gentlemanly game and therefore the players are expected to behave in keeping with its tradition.

Ian Chappel
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President Maithripala Sirisena returned to the island yesterday

President Maithripala Sirisena returned to the island yesterday afternoon following a four-day visit to Britain.
President Sirisena, the current Commonwealth Chair-in-Office and Mrs Jayanthi Sirisena attended the Commonwealth Day celebrations in London.

President Maithripala Sirisena returned to the island this afternoon.  The President was on a four-day official visit to the United Kingdom to participate in the Commonwealth Day observance.( Pix By: Nishanka de Silva )
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