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Thursday 31st

President challenges Opposition Leader to clear his name

Darsha sets new Asian record in winning gold

Sihala Urumaya will contest in 18 districts

Sri Lanka an excellent business partner says Indian MP

Nominations to be handed over tomorrow

Ashraff meets President CBK

Wednesday 30th

Fishermen complain of increasing LTTE thefts

ICRC intervenes to restore LTTE cut water supply

Protection for women against election violence

Presidential committees to look into Pensions and Welfare of Services Personnel

Underworld gang behind hand grenade attack

Government takes special measures to ensure free and fair election

Telecom links between Jaffna and the world re-established

President rejects minister’s resignation

Tuesday 29th

Hand grenade flung at OIC 

LTTE cuts off water in return for money : 12,000 civilians suffer

CWC to extend support to PA

UNP’s new manifesto focuses on alleviating hardship of masses

JVP carrying out house-to-house election campaign

Monday 28th

President instructs defence authorities on election violence

PAFFREL appeals to parties to hold free and fair elections

General Election : Nominations received from today

Oldest Tamil political parties face each other in ten years

LTTE waiting for a vacuum in political leadership

New alliances developing for polls

Talks between Sihala Urumaya and Bhumiputra a fiasco 

Saturday 26th

Army plans to recapture Elephant Pass – new Army Chief 

MEP joins People’s Alliance

Central Bank governors to meet in Sri Lanka to discuss issues

Friday 25th

New Army Commander assumes duties

LTTE stamp flatly refused by Canadian Authorities

PA to contest all districts in North East

CWC leader goes to court

EPRLF faction decides to support PA

UNP manifesto finalised

Thursday 24th

The disappointing delay over British ban on LTTE

Fifteen illegal SL migrants discovered in Bosnia

MahanayakeTheras want govt to curb election violence

SLMC will decide today

Varadarajah Perumal leads independent group to run in NE

High Commissioners present credentials

Wednesday 23rd

Malar at 7 crushed by Tigers- A child fighter describes abduction and training

British government delays proscribing LTTE

Civilians have not evacuated Jaffna – says SLA

World's most colourful pageant watched by over 40,000 web surfers

Sihala Urumaya’s inaugural rally in Kandy

SLMC pledges full support to PA

Ten more political parties seek recognition

Tuesday 22nd

Polls Chief gives a seven day deadline

Campaigns begin for general election

Open debate on Constitution Bill

Public Sector Management Services Authority to function soon 

Development plan for Colombo city

New Universities Act formulated

Monday 21st

President determined to enact Constitution to guarantee minority rights

Police to strengthen law on election violence

All Tamil parties to contest in North and East

Volunteers and international observers to monitor elections

Sihala Urumaya recognized

SLMC rules out supporting UNP at forthcoming election 

Sinhala nationalist parties fail at consensus

Archbishop assures further discussions on proposed constitution

Saturday 19th

LTTE behind shot dead fishermen - Police

New Army Commander appointed

Town Hall suicide bomber’s family to appear in court soon

PA unions show strength for Govt.

Friday 18th

President declares that parliament stands dissolved

Massive rally against LTTE in Switzerland

Government decides to make SLRP a pensionable service

Cabinet decisions

RSA Housing Programme successful

Farmers stage demonstration – Fasting farmers talk with PM 

Iliyas suspended by SLMC

UNP, MSS demo against new constitution

SB elected SLFP Secretary General

Government bans setting up of new plastic industries

Thursday 17th

Nine year old killed in blast – the ruthless suicide bombings of Tigers

Government has not abandoned peace efforts, President

LTTE front lines bombed to curb fresh build up

President talks with Mahanayake Thera

Thai group visit Jaffna to witness LTTE terror

President promises to develop Sri Dalada Maligawa and environs

Court extends enjoining order on EPRLF

Parliament approves Supplementary Estimate

Wednesday 16th

LTTE terror devour 18,000 lives of Tamil youth

Tamil party leaders move to Jaffna for elections

Indian vessel to assist SL Navy fight LTTE arms shipments

Media reforms motion taken up for debate

Philippines alert on Tiger fundraising

PLOTE cadre killed by Tigers

Tight security for Madhu pilgrims

Sihala Urumaya to link with MEP

Four UNP dissidents found guilty by party

Tuesday 15th

Prime Minister assures the status of Buddhism

Tamil parties gear up for the next general election

Tamil Engineer arrested for supplying maps to LTTE

SLMC to contest under PA symbol

Iran doubles tea imports from Sri Lanka

E-commerce explosion : 600 Lankan firms to trade in cyberspace

Sri Lanka contribute to UN's Millennium Summit

Sihala Urumaya shows signs of cracks

Saturday 12th

President vows to enact new constitution after General Election

Troops kill LTTE intelligence leader “Maravan” in ambush

First ever highway network gets under way

Friday 11th

New Prime Minister insist on UNP's co-operation for the upliftment of the country

Sirimavo steps down

Arjuna bids farewell to cricket

BOI signs two Thermal Power Plants worth of 42 million US Dollars

Impeachment motion against Berty Premalal

IT University for young professionals

UNP tells India to stop 'interfering' Sri Lanka

President sincere in resolving the problem - TULF

Thursday 10th

Ratnasiri appointed prime minister today

LTTE claymore mine kills child

Future of draft constitution discussed today 

Buddhist priest calls off death fast

State of emergency extended by one month

Wednesday 09th

No Referendum needed for amendments

LTTE suspected of supporting Indian film star's kidnapping

LTTE asked to show cause - Delhi High Court

Tamil Parties Express Dissent Over UNP’s Stand Over the Draft

Mahanayake Theras warn MPs not to vote new Constitution

Civilian passenger-ferry service to Jaffna resumed

Catholic Bishops welcome draft Constitution

Debate on Draft Constitution Postponed

Terrorists came to attack farmers killed

Tuesday 08th

Ashraff reveals UNP leader's controversial letter

Buddhist priest commences fast-unto-death

Janatha party president says talks with terrorists wrong

Over twenty five questioned on Heda Medura blast

Opposition Leader wants to restart the process 

Minister says 25 UNPers will join the government

Monday 07th

LTTE exploit NGO funded orphanages to supply cadres

UNP parliamentary group will decide today

Debate on draft Constitution today

Religious dignitaries urge UNP not to withdraw

Citizenship for Indian Tamils under new Constitution

Three injured in blast at ‘Heda Medura’

Asia's biggest children's hospital opened in Sri Lanka

Saturday 05th

Tamil Tigers expand net in Thailand

UNP MPs behavior in Parliament might hurt the minorities - PLOTE

National Sangha Convention support new Constitution

LTTE suicide bomber blasts himself at check point

Friday 04th

Ranil looses control over party

Terrorist smuggling medicine stock to Tiger hospital killed

UNP pulls out of debate 

President presents Bill unmoved by UNP's shameful uproar

Sri Lanka's first Commercial Mediation Centre

Cabinet approves new electoral system

Picketing in support of draft constitution

JVP protests against draft constitution

Thursday 03rd

Supreme Court orders referendum

Crucial meeting lasted 15 minutes

President presents the Draft Constitution today

Govt urge UNP to give fullest cooperation to Bill

New Jaffna Commander to assume duties today

Supreme Court has no jurisdiction says Choksy

UNP  to vote against the constitutional reforms

Wednesday 02nd

Buddhism given foremost place under new Constitution

LTTE turn school grounds into combat training camps

Confessions of a teenage female LTTE cadre

Media minister accuses UNP for false propaganda drive

PA-UNP crucial talks today

Pro-government demo in Colombo

Sanghas urge MPs not to vote in favour of draft bill

Supreme Court expected to give opinion within 24 hours

Minority parties happy with Draft Constitution

Tuesday 01st

Reforms gets tougher and tougher

Rise of Jaffna; end of the wretched spell 

Army General declares general amnesty for Army deserters 

Draft constitution before parliament on Thursday

Tamil Businessman's relative admits Tiger connections

UNP will take a decision on Thursday

Army General further remanded for human rights violations


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