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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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Thailand to assist agriculture sector through many new programmes

Government of Thailand has come forward to assist the development of Sri Lanka’s agriculture sector through many new programmes.

 Thai Ambassador Chulamanee Chartsuwan greeted by Sri Lankan President Maithrpala Srisena
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Lalins Column: Dauris and Stalin

When the British High Commissioner James Dauris was questioned on Lord Naseby’s carefully researched statement that there were probably only 7,000 deaths in the final battle at Nandikadal (2009) and not 40,000 as avowed by well rewarded Western opinion, he craftily dodged the issue by saying ‘while a single death is a tragedy, a large number of deaths is a statistic’. Many believed Dauris was being quite smart and original too.

 Lalins Column: Dauris and Stalin
Joseph Stain & British High Commissioner James Dauris
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Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong arrived in Sri Lanka

Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong arrived in Sri Lanka today on a three-day official visit at the invitation of President Maithripala Sirisena.

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong
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