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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2400

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Anitha a poor Dalit village girl who would become a doctor — but it died with her Dream

Anitha was a 17-year-old from a poor Dalit family in the Ariyalur district of Tamil Nadu, about 300 kms from Chennai. Almost like one of those dream run stories, the daughter of a daily wage laborer fought all odds to be a meritorious topper throughout school.

S Anitha, daugher of a casual labourer, recorded spectacular performance in Class XII examinations on the State board syllabus.
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Deniswaran Files Law Suit Challenging His Removal

The former Minister of the Northern Provincial Council Balasubramanian Deniswaran, who has been removed from his ministerial portfolio, has filed a law suit in the Court of Appeal challenging his removal. The case is expected to come up before the courts may be either on the 4th or the 6th of this month, Deniswaran says.

Deniswaran Files Law Suit Challenging His Removal
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Eid-ul-Adha: the story behind the sacrifice

Muslims are celebrating the Eid-ul-Adha in many parts of the world. It is the festival of sacrifice. The tradition goes back to the prophets - Ibrahim and his first son Isma’il alayhis salam (AS: peace be upon them).

Eid-ul-Adha: the story behind the sacrifice
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Stop the Lethal Dance of the Police in Thunnalai

:President Maithripala Srisena has called for a report from Pujitha Jayasundara, Inspector General of Police regarding incidents of harassment and arrest of people in the Thunnalai East and Kudawattai villages in the Point Pedro area by the local police.

President Maithripala Srisena
Stop the Lethal Dance of the Police in Thunnalai
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