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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2038

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Biswal came looking for Government’s Opponents Delivered Nothing New

A former President of U.S. declared that Assistant Secretaries were there to implement policy decisions that he makes as President with the help of others. That was an assertive President. However, former State Secretary, Henry Kissinger, was not so assertive when he conceded while addressing new recruits to the Foreign Service that they had a contribution to make in policy formulation.

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The Hindus are the sons of Bangladesh soil

But Sheikh Hasina had taken strong steps in curbing attackers and also to arrest responsible people and punish them. Side by side, she gave Khaleda Zia a call for dialogue again but the only condition is that Khaleda Zia would have to cut off relations with Jamaat-Shibir. Khaleda Zia has also set condition that she should be allowed to go out from her house, all arrested leaders (including terrorists) of her party would have to be released and police cordon from her party office will have to be removed.

The Hindus are the sons of Bangladesh soil
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The Hindus are the sons of Bangladesh soil

It seems be came the fate of religious minority, especially the members of Hindu community, who take birth in the soil of Bangladesh and are living here from generation to generation that Hindus fell prey to casualties. When the country faces hard time of a political crisis or a change, the the Hindu community, becomes the target of minority persecution by the So-called Islamist terrorist organizations.

  The Hindus are the sons of Bangladesh soil
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South Asian Peace Depends in Settling Kashmir Issue

All over the world Pakistani community will display unity and solidarity with Kashmiris on 5 February 2014.

South Asian Peace Depends in Settling   Kashmir Issue
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11 February 1621: Tamils' Sovereignty ended

The pink color Royal Standard, with recumbent bull, crescent and the rising sun, given by Irama (Rama) to the first Arya Chakaravarthy, fluttered high and aloft, in the proud land of the Tamils, for well over 2500 year long period, displaying loftily their sovereignty and independence. At last, it was brought down forever, on 11 February 1621, when the kingdom fell permanently into the hands of the Portuguese.

11 February 1621: Tamils' Sovereignty ended
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The island nation of Sinhale

History is a methodical recorded of past events while traditional stories and myth coming down for generations is legend. Two thousand five hundred years of history from the advent of Prince Vijaya is recorded as written history in the great chronicle of Mahavamsa.

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Stop Thinking of Negotiations with Terrorists

TTP sponsored suicide bombing killed 14 people including nine security personnel in a market next to the Pakistan Army’s General Headquarters (GHQ) On 20 January2014. A day earlier TTP killed 26 soldiers and wounded at least 25 others in the northwestern town of Bannu. The Tehreek-e-Taliban (TTP) claimed the responsibility for the bombing which was the second high profile attack in the last 24 hours.

Stop Thinking of   Negotiations with Terrorists
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What the Chinese Want?: A Prelude to Understanding China’s growing relations with Sri Lanka

The question what the Chinese want came to my mind when I entered China 58 years ago. That was when I was posted to Sri Lanka’s pioneering diplomatic mission in Beijing 1957 under Wilmot A Perera. I continued to ask that question for near four years I spent there.

What the Chinese Want?:  A Prelude to Understanding China’s growing relations with Sri Lanka
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Bangladesh: February 8, 2012 onwards… to January 2014

In 2012 and 2013, between February and November, at least 20 attacks were reported against the minority communities at Hathazari and Bashkhali in Chittagong, Kaliganj of Satkhira, Chirirbandar of Dinajpur, besides Ramu in Cox's Bazar, Sathia of Pabna, Barisal and so on.

Human chain protesting the attack of Hindus.
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Rape Used As Weapon For Land And Votes In Bangladesh

The morning after the night of ......., 2001 when we all died with one of the greatest shame of Bangladesh in the new millennium. And three years later we say to the minority girls and women victims of Char Fashion in Bhola, we have not forgotten you as we pay our tribute to you for your unique courage and strength to overcome the indignities and tortures unleashed on you by the hitherto unknown brand of Bangladeshi men whose atrocities have not been equaled anywhere else in the world in the twenty first century.

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