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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2644

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Tamil Nadu poll: PWF could be an effective alternative to corrupt Dravidian regimes!

There is an impression in public that the Vaiko led PWF alliance in Tamil Nadu has enough potential to fight corruption and liquor, but it is too early to pass judgment about the possible poll outcomes straight away.

The  People’s Welfare party (PWF)  leaders seen with Vijaykanth the leader of Desiya Murpokku Dravida Kazhagam (DMDK)
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Punjab Shows The Way For Religious Tolerance

A sleepy village Aloarkh in Sangrur district of Punjab stands as a perfect example of religious tolerance and harmony. It is in sharp contrast to the public debate on intolerance on the idiot box. And to the outcry by political parties blaming each other for raking up the issue in the public domain.

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‘GSK’s 2.5 Bn capacity Paracetamol plant a strong boost to Lanka pharmas’ says Rishad

Sri Lanka’s pharmaceutical manufacturing sector will get a new boost when Glaxo Wellcome Ceylon GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) commences the first ever solid pharma production facility by a multinational in the country on 24 April. “I am given to understand that Glaxo Wellcome will be producing a huge 2.5 Bn Panadol brand of Paracetamol tablets volume annually in its new facility in Moratuwa equipped with the state of the art machinery. I congratulate Glaxo Wellcome on their new initiative” said Rishad Bathiudeen, Minister of Industry and Commerce of Sri Lanka.

Rishad Bathiudeen, Minister of Industry and Commerce of Sri Lanka (left) T.S. Dayanand, Expatriate CEO of global pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline Sri Lanka  in Colombo.
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