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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2249

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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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Sri Lanka in Jeopardy

Never in the history of politics, in the Seventy years of Independence, have we come across such double-dealing and hypocrisy ‘Marked’ by deliberate deceptiveness pretending one set of feelings and acting under the influence of another. Treachery and perfidiousness is being perpetrated by a Head of State, the President, Mr. Maithripala Sirisena himself, shamelessly.

Maithri - 'Un'-Majestically,  depicts lack of worldly experience and propriety needed for a President
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Is Kinder Chocolate more dangerous than gun?

Gun is not a musical instrument to entertain people but it is to kill any living thing and that is the only function it can perform.

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A wicked world

We hear about 'mother's day', 'father's day', 'children's day' and even 'animals' day' but are these days are sincerely observed and followed?

Syrian war of the city of Aleppo. One of the oldest inhabited cities in the world.
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‘I am still in shock’: Journalists flee Venezuela to publish ongoing investigation, amid legal threats

It sounded like another grim chapter in the repression that has gripped Venezuela during the rule of President Nicolas Maduro.

Joesph Poliszuk, the editor of Armando.info in Venezuela, has been forced to leave the country.
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