Skip to Content

Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2162

Monthly archive

Swings in US-Pak relations

The United States generally, and the U.S. State Department in particular, seem perennially unwilling to grasp the realities of Pakistan. Refusing to recognize that Pakistan pursues ideological goals through the use of terrorism under its ever-expanding nuclear umbrella, the United States persists with the same strategy it has always used to handle the “Pakistan problem” – namely, attempt to induce better Pakistani comportment through handsome allurements.

diconary view

Private-Public partnership to drive active style to spruce GDP growth Global food giant Nestle partner Lanka Sathosa

In a unique Private- Public partnership that Sri Lanka has not seen before Global food giant Nestle partnered largest retail chain of Sri Lanka ' Lanka Sathosa', to drive nutrition among the mass market consumer in the C1, C2 and D SEC consumer groups of Sri Lanka. The launch was held at the flagship Lanka Sathosa outlet in Welisara under the leadership of Minister for Industry and Commerce Hon Rishad Bathiyutheen and the Chairman Lanka Sathosa Dr Rohantha Athukorala.

Minister Industry and Commerce Rishad Bathyutheen addressing the parents & kids
diconary view

Europe's most wanted terrorist captured

Europe's most wanted man was captured after a shootout in Brussels in a major coup for authorities investigating November's Islamic State attacks on Paris.

Salah Abdeslam, 26, has been on the run for months since the attacks in November in Paris which left 130 people dead
diconary view

Trump Factor in U.S. and Rajapaksa Factor in Sri Lanka

One could see some similarities in billionaire-businessman Donald Trump's ascendency to the front-runner position in the nation-wide primary elections to secure nomination to be the Republican Party presidential candidate for this November U.S. election and former Sri Lanka president Mahinda Rajapaksa's display of his nation-wide mass base and his commanding position in his party in recent times.

diconary view