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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 1493

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Debate about the Ideal Woman Body Shape – curve or hourglass

In the modern world, it is almost accepted as gospel truth: the ideal shape of a woman is slender, either with an hourglass shape or a curve. As an inevitable psychological effect of a somewhat questionable cause, most women tend to question themselves whether they got such a figure or not – in metaphorical terms, black and white with no room for an intermediate position – and of course, then judge themselves while causing immense anxiety, not only to the individual in question, but also to the immediate circles around her.

Debate about the Ideal Woman Body Shape – curve or hourglass
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The Bloodbath of Job Cuts at Microsoft

The unprecedented job cuts announced by Microsoft on Thursday, took even the most pessimistic analysts in the industry by complete surprise: on one hand, it is the biggest in the 39-year-old history of the software giant; while adding insult to the injury, on the other hand, Microsoft is going to do it within a year, leaving the unfortunate technical folks and their dependents in a very destructive lurch of uncertainty.

The Bloodbath of Job Cuts at Microsoft
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A friend intrigued is a friend indeed

The CIA seems to be at it again; it can’t resist spying on the most modest woman politician in Europe, Angela Merkel of Germany, the government that she leads and the institutions that the Germans feel are under threat from grave form of espionage.

A friend intrigued is a friend indeed
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Rapidly-Chaotic Collapse of the Cradle of Civilization

The visuals that come from Mosul, the town that is under the complete control of ISIS – the Islamic State of Iraq and Levant - are pretty disturbing for both Muslims and non-Muslims alike; apart from endless human suffering, the well-orchestrated destruction of ancient mosques, shrines and churches, the magnificent monument that stood the test of time for centuries, is not something pleasant to watch, even if you don’t belong to any of the sects of the religions in question.

Rapidly-Chaotic Collapse of the Cradle of Civilization
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Suarez Saga: On-Pitch Excesses of Footballers

Uruguay, the tiny South American country, which enjoys relative peace with very little corruption, is not a republic that normally grabs bad headlines, despite being surrounded by neighbours, which are not so lucky.

Suarez Saga: On-Pitch Excesses of Footballers
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Analysing the Science of Penalty – following the early exit of England

The unfortunate early exit of England from FIFA World Cup 2014 was truly frustrating for those of us, who had been waiting for four years to witness much better performance from the national team than what we saw in 2010.

Analysing the Science of Penalty – following the early exit of England
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Is the End of Iraq – as we know it – nigh?

The lightning speed at which the radicals of ISIS – Islamic State of Iraq and Levant – advanced towards Baghdad, the Iraqi capital, took Western intelligent agencies, their Iraqi - and regional counterparts for that matter- and certainly the Iraqi government headed by Prime Minister Nuori-al-Maliki by complete surprise.

Is the End of Iraq – as we know it – nigh?
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Internet Access for All – Google’s Ambitious Satellite Project

It is reported this week that Google is about to enter into satellite internet business with a firm goal of guaranteeing the internet access to the entire human population of the earth, which to this day, remains just a distant dream.

Internet Access for All – Google’s Ambitious Satellite Project
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The Plight of Women in South Asia

In the ascending order of brutality, the murder of two Dalit teenage girls in a down-on-the-luck village in Uttar Pradesh, UP, India and that of the pregnant 25-year- woman in Lahore, Pakistan expose the existing inertia of the collective soul of South Asia in treating the women as equals, while on its bumpy voyage into the 21st century.

The Plight of Women in South Asia
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Identity Theft: will it make users weary of online trade?

In the age of convenience, the growth curve of our daily anxieties does not seem to be heading downwards against time, despite the glowing progress made on the technological front, which our forefathers couldn’t even dream of.

Identity Theft: will it make users weary of online trade?
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