PM parries Ambassador Westborg controversy
Prime Minister Kjell Bondevik has sent a short one-page response
to President Chandrika Kumaratunga's complaint on the recent
conduct of Oslo's Ambassador in Sri Lanka in the recent controversy
over the import of equipment for the LTTE radio station Voice
of Tigers (VoT)...
joining LTTE in federal study: not JVP
People's Alliance parliamentarians and UNF ministers are to
join Tamil Tiger guerrillas on a European tour aimed at studying
federal systems of foreign countries.
claims on Jaffna survey
In a bid to resolve the dispute over High Security Zones,
the military has launched a house-to-house survey to look
for vacant houses to resettle displaced people.....
No. 3 for Year 2003
Another one-hour power failure hit the whole country yesterday
- the third major breakdown for the New Year.
won't be cheap
Sri Lanka Telecom users calling mobiles phones will have to
pay at least Rs. 8.50 a minute on a new Calling Party Pays
(CPP) system and tariff increases from mid this year...
behind flashy city food court
roast chicken on a garbage bin, cooking oil being reused to
chief wants Tiger escort for A9 ride
The Prisons Department is to request for LTTE escort for prisoners
being transported along the A9 road with immediate effect....