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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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Rishad & Co meet Iraj’s Ice Bucket at Vihara Mahadevi park

: Minister of Industry and Commerce Rishad Bathiudeen, taking up singer Iraj Weeraratne’s social media challenge issued recently, planted a red sandalwood bud at Vihara Mahadevi Park on 27 June.

Minister of Industry & Commerce Rishad Bathiudeen (seated) joined by officials of Co-operative Development Department and his Ministry Secretary TMKB Thennakoon (second from right), waters the first plant bud (a red sandalwood) at Vihara Mahadevi Park on 27 June, out of 100000 buds that his Co-operative Development Department would distribute in response to the Ice Bucket type challenge (to plant such a bud) issued to him by Lankan Singer Iraj Weeraratne via social media
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Transforming the Political Culture: illusion to Reality

A singular significant achievement of the Sirisena - Wickramasinghe administration was the passing of the Right to Information Bill few days ago, a decade overdue. This is the scaffolding to preserve people’s democratic values and build the tower of democracy.

 Transforming the Political Culture: illusion to Reality
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China reorganises PLA with an eye on Tibet, Xinjinag

China’s perceptions about the world around it have had an important influence on its recent decisions to reform its military. Also, the reforms are aimed at maintaining the supremacy of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) whose primary responsibility is to ensure single-party rule in China. So surprise the provincial military commands have been placed under the control of newly set -up National Defence Mobilization Department which is a party of President Xi Jinping –led Central Military Commission.

China reorganises PLA with an eye on Tibet, Xinjinag
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