Skip to Content

Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2341

Monthly archive

TULF President E. Santhasoruban passed away

On Tuesday the 13th, the president of the Tamil United Liberation Front Mr. Elayathamby Santhasoruban passed away in Colombo, following a massive Heart attack.

TULF President  E. Santhasoruban passed away
diconary view

Foreign Minister Ravi Karunanayake & Sri Lanka Navy Commander Visit USS Lake Erie

Sri Lankan Foreign Minister Ravi Karunanayake and Sri Lanka Navy Commander Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne joined U.S. Ambassador Atul Keshap to visit the captain and crew aboard the USS Lake Erie to express their appreciation for the flood relief work provided by U.S. Navy sailors visiting Sri Lanka.

Foreign Minister Ravi Karunanayake and Sri Lanka Navy Commander Ravindra Wijegunaratne joined U.S. Ambassador Atul Keshap to express appreciation to USS Lake Erie Capt. Darren McPherson and his crew for flood relief work.
diconary view

Helmut Kohl dies at 87

Helmut Kohl, the physically imposing German chancellor, massive girth on a 6-foot-4 (1.93-meter) frame, whose reunification of a nation divided by the Cold War put Germany at the heart of a united Europe, died Friday at his home in Ludwigshafen. He was 87.

Helmut Kohl dies at 87
diconary view

Rif Khan on conditional support

We are not part of the issue that is now plaguing the Northern Provincial Council. We are neither here nor there, said Rif Khan, the leader of All Ceylon Muslim Congress in the Provincial Council.

diconary view


.