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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2529

10th World Tamil Conference in Chicago for four days in July this year

The 10th World Tamil Conference (WTC) will be held in Chicago for four days from July 4-7, this year. Sponsored by International Association of Tamil Research (IATR), Federation of Tamil Sangams of North America (FeTNA) and Chicago Tamil Sangam (CTS), it is for the first time a world Tamil conference is being held on the American soil.

10th World Tamil Conference in Chicago  for four days in July this year
10th World Tamil Conference in Chicago  for four days in July this year
10th World Tamil Conference in Chicago  for four days in July this year
10th World Tamil Conference in Chicago  for four days in July this year
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‘Blood baths’ -what happened?

Ranil W (RW) in October was asked to walk the plank by his own diabolical choice of President who RW thought was putty in his hands (when they were not in his pockets). His own Minister of Finance called the President a ‘pariah dog’ which even in a nearly 80 year disturbed ‘democracy’ was lavatorial. The same man even as conflict raged (1983-2009) said SL’s Army Commander was not fit to command the Salvation Army. What choices!

‘Blood baths’ -what happened?
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Divorce of Jeff Bezos: why do Bezoses need our prayers?

Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon and the world’s richest man, is divorcing his wife of 25 years, citing the need for what the couple collectively called, ‘exploration of love’. When the whole world was wondering what exactly they meant, speculation was rife on the social media with quite a few theories.

Divorce of Jeff Bezos: why do Bezoses need our prayers?
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The Letter From America: The Relevance of Yunus Emre in Our Time

No place seems immune these days from instability, violence and insecurity. The worst victims are Muslims – attacked both from within and without the community. The extremists on both sides are hijacking the narratives about Islam, thus, bringing in much suffering to the people and creating a world of disorder.

The Letter From America: The Relevance of Yunus Emre in Our Time
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Cooperative allegations proved false

The Sri Lankan consumer can benefit only when the small scale rice miller is safeguarded. “We praise Minister Rishad Bathiudeen for promptly looking into this issue and clarifying it” said Namal Karunaratne of Lanka Govijana Sansadaya (All island Farmers’ Federation-AIFF) on 9 January.

Minister Bathiudeen meets Namal Karunaratne of Lanka Govijana Sansadaya (All island Farmers’ Federation-AIFF) on 9 January in Colombo.
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Three More Provincial Governors Appointed

President Maithripala Sirisena appointed three more governors for Northern, Sabaragamuwa and Uva provinces on 7th January.

Three More Provincial Governors Appointed
Three More Provincial Governors Appointed
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