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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 1977

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China Tells Women to ‘Go Home and Live Well’

On August 21, Chinese women’s rights activist Wu Rongrong went to a police station in Shanxi province to check on her application for a travel permit to Hong Kong, where she has been accepted to graduate school.

China Tells Women to ‘Go Home and Live Well’
Poster hung in the Beijing marriage registration office reading, “Being a good housewife and good mother are women’s biggest achievements."
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Special appeal to the Tamil

The Tamil United Liberation Front having gone through all aspects of the present Political situation have decided, to take a positive decision as regards the ethnic problem, that is getting dragged on indefinitely. During the last 60 years in politics, I have seen our ethnic problem coming very close to a solution and slipping away without reaching the goal.

Special appeal to the Tamil
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Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh – Rockstar Baba

The tumultuous journey of Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, popularly known as Rockstar Baba, from a sprawling ashram in the state of Haryana to a notorious jail along a road less travelled on Friday, was neither meant to be easy nor short of fireworks throughout.

Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh – Rockstar Baba
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“Delhi should link the missing link, build understandings among all groups, for final solution:” Zeliang

Nagaland Chief Minister TR Zeliang expressed his optimism that there would be a final settlement to the protracted Naga political issue. He, however, stated that to reach such a stage, they all had to play a proactive role and the Government of India should play more than what they had been doing now.

 TR Zeliang - Nagaland Chief Minister
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Reminiscences: Bangladesh National Poet Kazi Nazrul Islam

Forty two years have passed since his great depart of Bangladesh National Poet Kazi Nazrul Islam in August 1976 at the age of 77. The death anniversary of National Poet falls on the 29 August 2017 Tuesday 12 Bhadra 1424 Bs , Nation pays homage to the great depart of our National Poet Kazi Nazrul Islam who was born May 24, 1899, in the village of Churulia near Asansol in the Burdwan District of Bengal (now located in the Indian state of West Bengal).

Bangladesh National Poet Kazi Nazrul Islam and author R N Trivedi at PG Hospital in April 1976
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New York composer dedicates anthem to SPB

With over 35,000 songs sung in different Indian languages for the past 50 years, SP Balasubrahmanyam or SPB is considered a living god of Indian music.

SPB and New York Raja
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Flirting with neo-Nazi fascism is dangerous!

America is imploding, or so it seems. In the last couple of weeks we saw a wave of top-level hirings, firings, resignations and feuds.

Flirting with neo-Nazi fascism is dangerous!
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The Great American Eclipse: 21 August 2017

On Monday, August 21, those who live in North America are going to witness a grand celestial spectacle, provided that the show is not spoilt by a darkened cloud cover, as that was the case in Britain in 2015.

The Great American Eclipse: 21 August 2017
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TULF wants a reply for all the charges leveled against Sampanthan and Mavai

It is very unfortunate that in our country many people, mostly Tamils in particular, refuse to believe what can be publicly acknowledge as Gospel truth, while they shout from roof tops believing all what is said by some selfish politicians, who have no scruples in running with the hare and hunting with the hound and smartly exploiting the LTTE for their own political advantage.

TULF wants a reply for all the charges leveled against Sampanthan and Mavai
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CRICKETISM: Indo-Lanka joint cricket exercises!

Sri Lankan bowlers enjoy too much by offering big scores to Indians for return favors in Test.

Indian's  'bafoonery' at its best
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