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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2403

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Modi’s UK visit was a success

Narendra Modi has done it again. He was able to rally thousands of supporters in his latest trip outside India. This time it was in the UK.

Modi’s UK visit was a success
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‘Brain Dead’ BJP Veterans Take On Superman Modi

As once famously said by Yashwant Sinha, one of the four signatories to the angry letter on the BJP loss of Bihar, the Bharatiya Janata Party firmly under the grip of Narendra Modi, the prime minister, and his comrade Amit Shah, the party president, regards all party members who are above 75 years as ‘brain dead’. It was, therefore, something of a surprise when not only the author who had sarcastically used the clinical term but the three others, all well above 75, sprang to life and created a nation-wide storm by hitting out at the current helmsmen of the ruling party.

Two days after the BJP was routed in Bihar, the party's old guard including L.K. Advani took on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah, demanding "a thorough review" of the  debacle but said it can't be done by those who were responsible.
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Sri Lanka President condoles over terrorist attacks in France

President Maithripala Sirisena says as a nation that has undergone much suffering due to terrorism, Sri Lanka unreservedly condemns terrorist attacks in Paris.

Sri Lanka President condoles over terrorist attacks in France
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France vows to punish IS for Paris attacks that kill 127

French President Francois Hollande vowed to attack the Islamic State group without mercy as the jihadist group admitted responsibility Saturday for orchestrating the deadliest attacks inflicted on France since World War II.

French President Francois Hollande
France vows to punish IS for Paris attacks that kill 127
Paris mayor Anne Hidalgo (C) arrives at the scene of the Bataclan concert hall shootings on November 14, 2015, a day after a string of coordinated attacks left more than 120 people dead in the worst such violence in France's history
Members of a police intervention unit walk near the Bataclan concert hall in central Paris, on November 14, 2015
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