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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2064

TELO - Sampanthan Meting Rescheduled for Tomorrow at 10 AM

The proposed meeting of TELO with Leader of the Opposition has been postponed for tomorrow at 10 AM at the office of the Leader of the Opposition in Colombo.

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84-year-old Sulak Sivaraksa faces lese-majeste charges

Bangkok Military Court on Thursday delayed a decision on whether to prosecute a prominent historian and social critic 84-year-old Sulak Sivaraksa who suggested that a famed duel on elephant-back won by a Thai king against a Burmese prince 500 years ago may not actually have happened.

 Sulak Sivaraksa -A prominent historian and social critic  from Thailand
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US President’s unilateral declaration on Jerusalem, amounts to declaration of war against entire Muslims

President Donald J Trump - your unilateral declaration that Jerusalem should be made the capital of Israel, amounts to a declaration of war against the entire Muslim population across the world.

US President’s unilateral declaration on Jerusalem,  amounts to declaration of war against entire Muslims
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Sri Lanka participates in Annual Winternational Embassy Showcase in Washington D.C.

The Embassy of Sri Lanka in Washington D.C. took part in the Annual Winternational Embassy Showcase held on December 6 at the International Trade Center in Washington D.C.

Sri Lanka participates in Annual Winternational Embassy Showcase in Washington D.C.
Sri Lanka participates in Annual Winternational Embassy Showcase in Washington D.C.
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US House Condemns Burma’s Ethnic Cleansing of Rohingya

The US House of Representatives passed H. Con. Res. 90,( 115th-congress/house-concurrent-resolution/90 ) which condemns the Burmese military’s ethnic cleansing of the Rohingya and calls for an end to the attacks and immediate restoration of humanitarian access to Rakhine State.

US House Condemns Burma’s Ethnic Cleansing of Rohingya
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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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A grand Jaffna Sri Naga Vihara “Uduvap” Maha Perahera

Sri Naga Vihara ‘Uduvap’ Maha Perahera organized by the Army paraded in the streets in Jaffna last Sunday evening for the first time in the history of the Peninsula.

A grand  Jaffna Sri Naga Vihara “Uduvap” Maha Perahera
A grand  Jaffna Sri Naga Vihara “Uduvap” Maha Perahera
A grand  Jaffna Sri Naga Vihara “Uduvap” Maha Perahera
A grand  Jaffna Sri Naga Vihara “Uduvap” Maha Perahera
A grand  Jaffna Sri Naga Vihara “Uduvap” Maha Perahera
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Use of rice as a raw material to manufacture liquor was issued by the previous government.

of Finace has denied that this government has not given approval to use rice as a raw material to produce sprits.

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With 'Vision 2030' kingdom makes giant strides

A delighted musician, Yanni, had this to say soon after his highly successful concert in Riyadh; ‘I am so happy and relaxed, more than my other concerts. The way people look at me makes me smile because they are very welcoming and gentle.’

Algeria born Cheb Khaled
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United States and Sri Lanka Strengthen Trade and Transportation Partnership

On December 4, U.S. Ambassador to Sri Lanka and the Maldives Atul Keshap and Secretary of Civil Aviation Mr. G. S. Withanage signed an agreement to amend the U.S.-Sri Lanka Open Skies Agreement of 2002 to facilitate the movement of cargo goods more efficiently and profitably.

U.S. Ambassador to Sri Lanka and the Maldives Atul Keshap and Secretary of Civil Aviation G. S. Withanage signed an agreement to amend the U.S.-Sri Lanka Open Skies Agree
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In Zimbabwe -A unity cabinet sworn-in

Zimbabwe's president, Emmerson Mnangagwa, called for public unity to revive the country's sickly economy as his new cabinet took office on Monday.

Former air force commander Air Marshal Perrance Shiri(L) appointed Lands and Agriculture Minister, takes his oath of office in a new cabinet at the State House on 4th December
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