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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2096

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Supreme Court Verdict On Assam GP Certificate Is Historic, But Hold

The supreme court of India has allowed on 5 December 2017, certificates issued by Gram Panchayat (GP) or executive magistrate to be used as supporting or linkage documents for claiming citizenship by a person in Assam during NRC (National Registration of Citizenship) process.

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Hosting Zakir Naik, Malaysia cocks the snook at India

Malaysia hosting Zakir Naik, wanted in India for fomenting militancy, should not come as a surprise since he was granted permanent resident (PR) status five years ago.

Hosting Zakir Naik, Malaysia cocks the snook at India
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Prophet Muhammad’s birthday in Sri Lanka

The month of Rabi’ al-Awwal (the First Spring Season) of the Islamic Calendar is well known in the entire Muslim world as Shahr al-Mawhid (the Month of Birth) of the Prophet Muhammad p.b.u.h.

Prophet Muhammad’s birthday in Sri Lanka
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“Geopolitics and Security, the view from South Asia”

It is indeed a privilege to speak on the topic of geopolitics at the prestigious LKY School named after Lee Kuan Yew who is considered as a guru of geopolitics and also called the “Kissinger of the orient”. According to Dr.S.Jaishankar “after being a driver of development and serving as an example for the continent, Lee Kuan Yew evolved in the eyes of the world to be sort of a geopolitical guru, guiding Asia and explaining the continent to the rest of the world”

“Geopolitics and Security, the view from South Asia”
“Geopolitics and Security, the view from South Asia”
“Geopolitics and Security, the view from South Asia”
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You can drop a dress size by drinking tea!

The house I have rented out in Riyadh from a Saudi citizen was a military attaché in one of their embassies in the West and is a true tea lover. He owns many properties in this fashionable Sulaimania district.

 Thomas de Quincey
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Looking at Yesterdays to Explain Tomorrow

November 19, 2017 is the hundredth birth anniversary of a remarkable Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi ( 19 Nov 1917- 31 Octoner 1994) who left her mark on the history of India. A freedom Fighter and Organizer of Bangladesh Government Mujibnagar paid his Tribute.

Looking at Yesterdays to Explain Tomorrow
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Latha Walpola, Nightingale of Sri Lanka, completes 70 years in her career as a female singer

Latha Walpola, the greatest Living Legend of playback singing behind Sinhala Silver Screen, the golden voice ever created with Deshamanya Title, the second highest National Award, completes 70 years this year 2017 in her career in singing. This is a remarkable milestone in her life arguably as the longest Living Legend. The best appropriate time to write this article would be on her 83rd birthday which falls on November 11, 2017.

Latha Walpola, Nightingale of Sri Lanka, completes 70 years in her career as a female singer
Latha Walpola, Nightingale of Sri Lanka, completes 70 years in her career as a female singer
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Robert Mugabe: falling for Grace that led to falling from grace

Judging by what is happening in Harare, Zimbabwe, not only has Grace Mugabe, the wife of embattled, soon-to-be-ex President Mugabe, done her bit to make mockery of the maxim, especially in the last few years, but also elevated herself to the top rank on the national loathing index – without so much effort.

Robert Mugabe: falling for Grace that led to falling from grace
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Pleasant memories of a Gintota born person

We are certain that majority of our people are peace loving and will not hesitate to condemn any kind of clashes between communities.

Bertrand Russel
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Concerns, Causes and Countermeasures to the Rohingya Problem

In the last four months, since August 2017, more than 615,000 natives of Arakan – the Rohingya Muslims and Hindus – have been forced to leave their native land to settle in Bangladesh as a refugee.

Concerns, Causes and Countermeasures to the Rohingya Problem
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