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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2396

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Ladeigarh issue is Nagaland Government’s total failure

One of the most humiliating chapters in the history of Nagaland since Statehood would be, perhaps, its inability to conduct elections on its own soil at Ladeigarh under Longlen District, bordering Assam, due to the Assam Police’s deliberate threat and refusal to vacate a Nagaland school building wherein the polling was supposed to take place.

Ladeigarh issue is Nagaland Government’s total failure
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No Soft Options for Debt-ridden Chinese economy

The Year 2018 is the Year of the Dog, according to Chinese Zodiac; it has brought for the Chinese a host of superstitions that will have a bearing on how the coming days unfold.

No Soft Options for Debt-ridden Chinese economy
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Sri Lanka’s Economic Outlook & Investment Opportunities positive – Eran Wickramaratne

Sri Lanka to achieve the 2025 goal of being an upper-middle income country, the government of Sri Lanka has formulated a three-year Economic Delivery Programme to Increase per capita income to $5000, Create one million new jobs, and Increase FDI to $5 billion per year said the Minister of State for Finance Mr Eran Wickramaratne.

Eran Wickramaratne -Minister of State for Finance
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Nepal Communists, Maoists Merge, Formally

Heralding a development that will have far reaching impact on the political landscape of Nepal, the Communist Party of Nepal (UML) of Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli and the Maoist Centre headed by Pushpa Kamal Dahal, “Prachanda”, have achieved the seemingly tall goal of unification of their two parties.

Nepal's new Prime Minister K.P. Oli, left, shakes hand with Pushpa Kamal Dahal (Prachanda) - File Photo
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The Lip Service of a Polythene Ban

The ban on polythene that is equal to or less than 20 microns, in September 2017, was a point of debate, of course at the time it was implemented by the government.

The Lip Service of a Polythene Ban
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Kamal Haasan remembers Legendary Sridevi

Tamil superstar Kamal Haasan has paid a heartfelt tribute to legendary Sridevi, who died of a cardiac arrest on Saturday.

Kamal Haasan remembers Legendary Sridevi
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Death of a crusading preacher

Billy Graham, widely touted here in the USA as ‘America’s pastor’, died on February 21 at his home in Montreat, North Carolina. He was 99 years old.

Death of a crusading preacher
Death of a crusading preacher
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Self-Driving Cars: is the hype finally punctured by ground realities?

Throughout 2017, the phenomenon of self-driving cars was on every tech enthusiast’s lips; they include tech giants, car manufactures, start-ups, suppliers and of course, journalists. When politicians warmed up to the concept at last, the idea got the ultimate, psychological equivalent of aerodynamic boost that in turn fired up the popular imagination, way beyond that of the faithful.

Self-Driving Cars: is the hype finally punctured by ground realities?
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Indo South African cricket match fixing to remove Prez Jacob Zuma?

Can cricketers also play politics? Why not? Can they be used to bring down a government by making them underplay? Have Indian and South African teams played for the down fall of president Zuma?

 South African Prez Jacob Zuma - The  Fallen Leader
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Mueller Indictment of the Russians

On Friday (Feb. 16, 2018) 'a federal grand jury' in Washington DC indicted 13 Russian nationals and a Kremlin-linked internet firm (Internet Research Agency) on charges that they meddled in the US presidential election of 2016. The US government said Russian entities began a concerted years-long effort as early as 2014, dedicated to undermining the American political system and sow discord.

Mueller Indictment of the Russians
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