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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2345

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Kohima steadily slipping into insecurity

Yesterday, another Assam Rifles jawan was shot dead at broad daylight near Red Cross, Kohima by unidentified gunmen. The incident took place at about 1 PM when the jawans were patrolling.

Kohima steadily slipping into insecurity
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Secretary Kerry to visit Lanka on May 2

United States Secretary of State John Kerry is scheduled to arrive in Sri Lanka on May 2 on a two-day visit.

Minister Samaraweera visited Washington from 11-12 February and extendede invitation to  Secretary Kerry to visit Sri Lanka
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Letter from America: Partnership with Myanmar – dream or delusion?

Secretary General Ban Ki-moon convened a meeting in the UN headquarters on Myanmar on Friday, April 24, 2015. In his speech to the participants of the Partnership Group for Peace, Development and Democracy in Myanmar, Mr. Ban warned Myanmar that stability in its most sensitive region can’t be achieved unless it addresses the issue of citizenship for minority Rohingya Muslims. He told a Myanmar delegation that the U.N. has seen “already troubling signs of ethnic and religious differences being exploited” as elections approach later this year.

Letter from America: Partnership with Myanmar – dream or delusion?
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Desecrating and Defiling the National Flag

Let us draw attention to the prognostication visualized and promulgated by the Most Venerable Chief Prelates of the Asgiriya and Malwatta Chapters – The late Most Venerable Aggamahapanditha Udugama Sri Buddharakkitha Rathanapala Mahanayake Thero of the Asgiriya Chapter and The Most Venerable Tibbatuwawe Sri Siddhartha Sumangala Mahanayake Thero of the Malwatta Chapter.

Distorted National Flags Seen at the Rally in Front of Bribery Commission
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A River for Jaffna

In the article on Eppawala phosphate deposit in your paper on Sunday 07 March 2010, the felicitation to Jayantha Dhanapala on his election as President of the Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs for a five year term 2007 – 2012 was mentioned. At a Workshop in his honour in November 2007, on Learning from Ancient Hydraulic Civilizations to Combat Climate Change a presentation on the River for Jaffna Project was made by Engineer Thiru Arumugam.

A River for Jaffna
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