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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2702

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Buddhist Sacred Bone Relics from Pakistan to arrive in Sri Lanka on Vesak festival

In order to be part of the most important annual Vesak Buddhist Festival falling on 21st May 2016, the government of Pakistan is providing the most sacred bone relics of Lord Buddha to Sri Lanka for exposition throughout Sri Lanka. The exposition is being organized on the request of the Sri Lankan government under the bilateral cooperation agreement in the field of Culture.

Golden Ralic Casket
Stone reliquary in the shape of stupa
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U.S. Ambassador Atul Keshap’s Condoles on the Recent Landslides and Flooding

U.S. Ambassador Atul Keshap has extended his Condolence to the Government of Sri Lanka and the families affected by the recent landslides and flooding in various parts of the Island.

U.S. Ambassador Atul Keshap
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New twists in Bangladesh heist confirms initial suspicion

Latest forensic investigations into Bangladesh Bank (BB) heist have taken the digital trail to Pakistan and its long-time friend, North Korea, and brought into sharp focus terrorism financing angle.

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Twin blasts rock Peshawar, cop killed 17 injured

A cop has been killed and at least 17 other people injured, mostly law enforcement agencies personnel among them when twin blasts rock Peshawar's Mathra area Wednesday morning.

The injured included 11 Bomb Disposal Squad (BDS) members, Counter-terrorism Department personnel and police
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