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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2340

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Farmers to opt to cultivate other crops instead tobacco

A very interesting and encouraging news from Karnataka, India, which could be an example for Sri Lanka too to follow with, to convert our country's soil a profitable one and to help our citizens to be hale and hearty.

Farmers to  opt to cultivate other crops instead  tobacco
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Four people killed and five injured after suicide bombing in Saudi Arabia – one of Islam's holiest sites

Several cars caught fire and local media showed images of what appeared to be a fire outside one of the buildings overlooking the Prophet's Mosque.

Saudi security personel gather at the site of the suicide attack near the security headquarters of the Prophet's Mosque
Evening prayers were coming to an end at the Prophet's Mosque in Medina, Saudi Arabia when the bomber struck
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CAA conducts more than 10000 consumer protection raids

Sri Lanka’s Consumer Affairs Authority (CAA) hit more than 10000 raids in the first half (1H) of 2016 –and increased its fine collections by a strong 55%, latest data showed.

CAA officials inspect a consumer cargo load in transit in Colombo.
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‘George Master’ - former translator of LTTE political head Thamilselvan released by court

Acting on the advice of the Attorney General (AG), Colombo Chief Magistrate Gihan Pilapitiya yesterday, released, after seven years, 'George Master' aka Veluppillai Kumaru Pancharatnam, former translator of LTTE political head S.P Thamilselvan, from the magisterial inquiry conducted against him by the CID.

 George Master aka Veluppillai Kumaru Pancharatnam,
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Happy Ramzan: Essence of Eid al-Fitr !

Eid al-Fitr or Ramzan is marked on June 06 this year. Eid Mubarak!

Happy Ramzan: Essence of Eid al-Fitr !
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