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Saturday 31st

Major upgrades planned for Colombo Airport

British secrets on Sri Lanka to be bared

Friday 30th

Sri Lankan Tea-export earnings on the rise

Malini Bulathsinhala dies on concert tour in Los Angeles

US$ 3 million worth joint venture to upgrade E-Learning in Sri Lanka

Industries in Colombo's suburbs to be relocated in an 'Eco-friendly' Production Park

Thursday 29th

House of Lords unanimously approves Anti Terrorism Act

France pledges support to eradicate international terrorism

Demo in Colombo calls for release of ship crew in LTTE captivity

Sri Lankan ornamental fish exporter wins Arch of Europe Award

Wednesday 28th

CBK and French President to hold talks in Paris today

Interim appointment at Board of Investment with resignation of Chairman after corruption charges

Sri Lankan China at The Oscar Banquet

Launch of first-ever Regional Women Entrepreneur Council tomorrow

High growth in Sri Lanka's software industry

Luxury cruisers flock to Colombo

Tuesday 27th

Speaker of Parliament leads delegation to Cuba

Sri Lanka to establish diplomatic ties with Madagascar

More ships to ply between Jaffna and Trincomalee

Sri Lanka banker wins prestigious asian productivity award

British medical scholar warns extinct Diseases could return due to Global warming

Monday 26th

Export earnings recorded a growth of 19.8 per cent in 2000 

Sri Lanka's software industry growing by 25%-30% annually

Jaffna people longing for peace – Head of World Council of Churches

Sri Lanka’s first Interactive Library System launches next week

Friday 23rd

CBK meets Blair

Private Sector unveils bold strategies for national development

Specialised heart surgical centre opens in Colombo

Sri Lankan students to participate in Future World Leaders’ Summit

Sri Lankan Airlines offers ‘C Checks’ for A330’s in Colombo

Thursday 22nd

President meets Norwegian leaders

Sri Lanka to provide fresh water to entire population by 2010

Defence Academy offers Master's Degree in Defence Studies

Electronics Lab for young inventors

Sir Arthur C. Clarke to present Oscar nominations

Wednesday 21st

Sri Lanka repositions itself as a tourist haven

Canadian High Commissioner Visits Jaffna

UNESCO assistance to set up web portal for South Asian co-operation

State Radio introduces Youth channel

Queen Elizabeth II anchors at Colombo

Tuesday 20th

CBK's visit to Netherlands revives age-old ties

European leaders pledge to combat international terrorism

Our Lady of Madhu: The miraculous statue of Mary makes peace tour of south

Annaiwilundawa Wetland to be conserved as the second Ramsar site in Sri Lanka

Private sector assistance for rural education

Budget passed in Parliament

Monday 19th

“We are ready to negotiate if the LTTE really wants” says President Kumaratunga

LTTE attempt to kill Tamil Minister bared

The Netherlands welcome President Kumaratunga

LTTE free four prisoners

Deauville, France honours veteran Sri Lankan filmmakers, Lester & Sumithra

Sri Lankan universities to be linked with a high-tech academic network

Saturday 17th

President arrives in Brussels

Canada to legislate against terrorist funding by ‘charitable’ organisations

Solheim briefs Indian leaders on progress of peace process

Friday 16th

Germany offers assistance for technical education in Sri Lanka

Plantation crisis resolved

UK parliament approves ban; only two MPs support LTTE

Eight Lawyers appointed President’s Counsel

Six pilgrims killed in bus tragedy

Thursday 15th

"World should join hands to combat plague of terrorism" – CBK

Pakistan shares common concern over destruction of statues in Afghanistan

Sri Lanka’s Buddhist clergy to learn Tamil

Wednesday 14th

“We will leave no stone unturned to restore peace” – President Kumaratunga

Business Round Table in Germany promotes trade and investment in Sri Lanka

Sri Lankan Muslims join other clergymen to protest against the Cultural Genocide in Afghanistan

Business Week invites President to deliver keynote address

Bamiyan Buddha statues, the focal point of PM's visit to Pakistan

Arrested LTTE suicide bomber confesses to involvement in December 1999 assassination bid on President

Over 1,000 Army deserters, report back

Tuesday 13th

Buddhists march through Colombo protesting the demolition of Bamiyan Buddha statues

Sri Lankan President receives warm welcome in Deutschland

Commonwealth to focus on young

Plantation Unions meet Employers today as go-slow reaches its 23rd day

LTTE suicide kits in Dehiwala house

Richard De Zoysa murder trial today

Monday 12th

Appeal court Judge to probe Bindunu Wewa Rehabilitation Camp massacre

SL Foreign Minister meets General Musharaff re: Buddha statues in Afghanistan

Taliban will finish off soon

Government cracks the whip on high-level corruption

Root cause must be treated to eliminate the ethnic problem

Plantation Union confident of success in negotiations

Peace shuttle by Norwegian facilitator Erik Solheim

Saturday 10th

“The war is against the politics of terror” – CBK at SLAF Golden Jubilee

“Man in his wisdom has devised many ways to resolve disputes in a peaceful and orderly manner” – New Supreme Court Judge

Friday 09th

Budget 2001 curbs public sector spending

Trade Chamber pleased with Budget 2001

Thursday 08th

Budget 2001: What reliefs will it bring?

Alleviation of Poverty amongst women is crucial says CBK

Mothers donate eyes to mark Women's Day

CBK directs Prime Minister to resolve plantation crisis

Court rejects support ban challenge

US Ambassador calls on LTTE to give up fighting and negotiate

President calls for reports from three Ministers

A celebration in the sky –SLAF 50 tomorrow

Wednesday 07th

US government donates medical equipment to Jaffna hospital

Sri Lanka Air Force celebrates golden jubilee year with fifty aircraft

Sri Lankan Muslims join Buddhist to protest against Taliban's decision to destroy Buddha statues

Positive signs of resolving the estate crisis

Government helps the poor to boost savings

No punishment for army deserters during extended amnesty

Schoolchildren bridge the ethnic divide

Three Lankan Muslim devotees killed; five injured, in Mecca stampede

Tuesday 06th

Sri Lanka to launch South Asia’s first “ E-Learning” project

Wildlife Director on captured elephant's death

Monday 05th

Sri Lanka urge international support to protect monuments in Afghanistan

CBK promises to continue peace process

Tamil politicians differ on role of the LTTE among the Tamil community

Norwegian peace envoy in Colombo

Pro-LTTE gangs in UK attack Sri Lankans

Sri Lankan tea market on the risk of loosing international market 

Indian High Commissioner visits Jaffna

Private sector to supplement Power supply in Sri Lanka

Saturday 03rd

Kadirgamar hoping for ban of LTTE in Norway, Germany, France and Canada

Sri Lankan exports have increased considerably in 2000

Friday 02nd

Mixed reactions after British ban on LTTE

Taliban defies the world and starts demolishing Buddha statues

President’s Fund grants scholarships to 5460 students

World Bank to assist management training in Sri Lanka

Thursday 01st

LTTE ban should have no bearing on peace process - Britain

International pressure mounts on Taliban's order

Peace hopes mount with LTTE ban in UK

Germany deports hundreds of Tamils

Sri Lankan Muslims protest Taliban's move to destroy Buddha Statues

Estate workers continue to fight for the monthly allowance

 

 

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