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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2398

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‘Identity Politics and State – Building in Sri Lanka’

The University of Peradeniya, a long standing bedrock of academic discourses in many aspects of Sri Lanka’s development process was the location chosen by the Center for Social Science Studies for the launch of the timely publication of ‘Identity Politics and State – Building in Sri Lanka’ edited by Dr. Sisira Pinnawala, Professor of Sociology.

 Book reviewed by Dr. Amarakeerthi Liyanage Senior Lecturer from the Sinhala Department of the University of Peradeniya.
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Sri Lanka Celebrates International Day of Vesak : “Fostering World Peace through Cultural Education”

The Embassy of Sri Lanka in France & Permanent Delegation of Sri Lanka to UNESCO in collaboration with the National Commission of Sri Lanka to UNESCO convened a three day symposium to celebrate Vesak, a day of International Observance at the UNESCO headquarters in Paris from 27th-29th May, 2015.

Message of President of Sri Lanka
Religious observances
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EDB moving top Lankan education providers to Maldives next week

Buoyed by its success of the educational promotions of 2014 in Male, the EDB is facilitating the largest Lankan educational delegation to Maldives next week.

 EDB's “Study in Sri Lanka” and networking sessions to take place in Maldives from 6-9th June
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Modi: Infallible And Invincible!

It is one party that began a day or two before the actual date of the ‘birth’ and seems likely to last a year when the next installment will take off. And now that the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has completed one year in office, who says that he does not speak to the press? The media, whether print or electronic, is overflowing with Modi, carrying his precious words and his photographs (average two per page) as the country is led into a festive mood for its good fortune of having a Prime Minister who looks infallible and invincible.

 Modi: Infallible And Invincible!
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Today is World Environment Day (June 5th)

The international theme for this year is, “Seven Billion Dreams. One Planet, consume with care”. This theme highlights the fact that human needs, economic growth and the sustainable us of the environment are directly associated.

Today is World Environment Day (June 5th)
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