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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2251

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From love to death

Across the world tens of thousands of women and girls are being loved to death. Take a wide angle snapshot of these deaths and violent assaults and they become a recitation of women attacked in desperate circumstances.

From love to death
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World-Renowned Battery Dance Tours Sri Lanka

The world-renowned Battery Dance will conclude its tour of Sri Lanka with a gala “Drums and Dance” performance in collaboration with Chandana Wickramasinghe’s Dancer’s Guild and Asoka Wickramaratne’s Naadro at Bishop’s College on the evening of December 12.

At the free Kandy show Battery Dance showcased a unique fusion of dancing traditions
Battery Dance Production Manager Barry Steele provides tips on professional sound and lighting in Kandy
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Dubious Ways to Claim People’s Approval

According to Indian government announcement, an App ‘survey’ has found that well over 90 per cent of the countrymen and women support ‘demonetisation’ (an inappropriate nomenclature, according to some) as a result of which Rs 500 and Rs 1000 currency notes became illegal within four hours of the Prime Minister Modi making that known on November 8 evening.

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19 Sinhalese declared ‘Traitors ‘ by British Raj, today declared ‘Heroes’

President Maithripala Sirisena has declared 19 former Kandyan riot leaders ‘Heroes’, by rescinding the Gazette Notification No: 851, issued by English Governor Robert Brownrigg in January 10, 1818, listing those Kandyan leaders including Keppetipola Disawe as ‘Traitors.’

Statue of Monerawila Keppettipola, one of the leading figures of the 1818 rebellion against British rule in Uva Province.
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Mahinda Rajapaksa’s allegation that the government is selling off its assets is malicious - Finance Minister

In a statement, Minister of Finance Ravi Karunanayake has alleged that while his government was making meaningful endeavours to convert the infrastructure facilities constructed by the previous government at colossal cost with foreign loans the former President Mahinda Rajapaksa making allegations that, “the government is selling off the national assets”.

Mahinda Rajapaksa’s allegation that the government is selling off its assets is malicious  - Finance Minister
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Asymmetric warfare at sea: The Book Launch

Asymmetric warfare at sea: The Book Launch

The book authored by a former Commander of the Navy, Admiral (Retd) Dr Jayanath Colombage, “Asymmetric warfare at sea,” was launched recently at the Admiral Somathilake Dissanayaka Auditorium, Naval Headquarters.

Asymmetric warfare at sea: The Book Launch
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