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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2341

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Controversial mayhem in Meluri areas undermines people’s efforts to restore peace

When the Parliamentary Working Committee (PWC) Members from Nagaland were camping in Delhi calling on various Central leaders including Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Rajnath Singh, Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju and other key persons in Naga peace talks, mayhem was going on in Nagaland’s Meluri Sub-Division areas.

Controversial mayhem in Meluri areas undermines people’s efforts to restore peace
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Is Burma a failed state as media under threats?

The most media in Burma daren’t to criticize the authorities and their human rights abuses during the junta’s reign. The military regime imposed heavy censorship and all editors and publishers in Burma had to put forward news stories, articles, commentaries, pictures, cartoons and even the obituaries to the Press Scrutiny and Registration Department (PSRD) or the state’s censorship bureau before publishing them.

Is Burma a failed state as media under threats?
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Letter from America: The Confederate Flag is Down

Friday, July 10, 2015 was a historic moment in the history of the United States of America. On Friday morning just after 10 a.m., the Confederate flag on South Carolina’s (SC) State House grounds was removed. It was an event that was surely overdue for decades. But thanks to the SC politicians, many of whom were overtly racists, if not covertly, and their supporters within the general population, this flag, which has been seen as a symbol of intolerance and racism by all African-Americans, had remained hoisted all these years, until it was brought down last Friday.

Letter from America: The Confederate Flag is Down
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Romanticizing a Celestial Minnow – Pluto

With the fly-by carried out by NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft on Tuesday, both astronomers and space enthusiasts have started talking about the Pluto, which lost its planetary status in somewhat controversial manner in 2006 – not in space, but in Prague, Czech Republic, here on planet Earth.

Romanticizing a Celestial Minnow – Pluto
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