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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2249

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Swearing- in of Sasikala on hold?

Amid reports that VK Sasikala could take oath as Tamil Nadu's new Chief Minister tomorrow, the Supreme Court has been petitioned to forbid her taking office till it decides on whether the 61-year-old is guilty of conspiring with J Jayalalithaa to accumulate vast amounts of wealth far exceeding their known sources of income in the early 90s.

Tamil Nadu governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao
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Sri Lanka reiterates commitment to Open Government Principles

At a meeting with Ambassador Prasad Kariyawasam on February 1, Chief Executive Officer of the Open Government Partnership (OGP) Sanjay Pradhan stated, that the election of the Sri Lankan government two years ago on the plank of good governance gives Sri Lanka the opportunity to play an important role in promoting open government principles.

Ambassador Prasad Kariyawasam
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Sri Lanka High Commission celebrates 69th anniversary of Independence in Canberra

Sri Lanka High Commission in Australia celebrated the 69th anniversary of Independence on 4th February at the High Commission premises with the participation of over 300 Sri Lankans in Canberra.

Sri Lanka High Commission celebrates 69th anniversary of Independence in Canberra
Sri Lanka High Commission celebrates 69th anniversary of Independence in Canberra
Sri Lanka High Commission celebrates 69th anniversary of Independence in Canberra
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Still No Bail For Pillaiyan

TMVP leader and former Eastern Provincial Councilor Sivanesadurai Chandrakanthan aka Pillayan was re-remanded today (6) till February 20.

Still No Bail For Pillaiyan
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President Trump blames the U.S. of (war crimes) killings in Iraq

The President of the United States Donald J. Trump became the first American head of state to blame his own country committing ‘war crimes’ specifically highlighting the killings in Iraq, a war which he said was against from the beginning.

President Trump blames the U.S. of (war crimes) killings in Iraq
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Can the Law produce a doctor?

"Oliver Twist" is a famous novel written by the great English novelist Charles Dickens (1812-1870). We used that book as a text book in schools.

Professor Carlo Fonseka
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