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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2730

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Tamil Nadu poll 2016: Jayalalithaa’s historic victory!

Incumbent Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa led AIADMK, by pursuing positive politics, has obviously showcased a spectacular victory on May 19 in the just concluded assembly poll by winning 133 seats – much more than the required 118 seats to form a government - in a very closely contested poll in years. Breaking traditions, the three-time Chief Minister will be the first person (after MGR) to be elected to two contiguous terms.

Incumbent Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa
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Vesak Greetings from Obama and Kerry

Keeping with a very long tradition of greeting on occasions of international celebrations, the United States president Barack Obama and Secretary of State John Kerry extended warmest wishes to Buddhists in the United States and around the world in their celebration of Vesak.

US President Barack Obama pours water over the Buddha statue
US Secretary of State John Kerry
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