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Saturday 30th

President makes a stirring call to masses to desist from violence in forthcoming General Elections

Presidential scholarship to Olympic bronze medallist Susanthika

Friday 29th

Nation Salutes Susanthika

Police Headquarters to meet Hindu priests

President congratulates Susanthika

661 Election violence complains reported

Thursday 28th

Olympic Games : Susanthika wins Bronze in 200m event

Jaffna people fear LTTE poll rigging at election

US expertise sort to upgrade reporting of military matters

Claymore mine kills nine soldiers

General election results live on the Internet

Susanthika confident of repeating silver winning performance

Wednesday 27th

LTTE assassination  plots revealed

Army repulse LTTE attack on Pallai

Operation "Kinihira II" : Troops smash their way to Madduvil, Sarasalai

Media groups accused for defamation of truth by PA

Commemoration ceremony of the 41st death anniversary of late Premier S.W.R.D. Bandaranaike

EU Observer Mission visits Kandy

Sri Lankan rice gaining new markets

Eminent persons to condemn Rajitha’s speech

Tuesday 26th

‘Relations with India governed by mutual trust’ says Kadirgamar

Sticker to avoid election malpractices

Politicians should refrain from defaming say Mahanayakas

41st death anniversary of SWRD today

President directs to launch a full-scale investigation into attack on Anura's office

PA ahead of UNP- recent survey confirms

Certificates awarded under Skills Development Project of RVSA  

All employees be given leave to vote

Monday 25th

LTTE fleeing East to conscript schoolgirls, says escaped Tamil girl 

LTTE cadres abandon Election  candidates’ photos

Olympic Games : Susanthika prepares for 200m

Ashraff’s position to Hakeem

Aranayake police looking for black box

Lodge owners warned not to provide shelter to the LTTE

UNP supporters storm Kandy police station

Saturday 23rd

SLMC supporters demonstrate for leadership from East

Sadeepa's mother comments with tears

Friday 22nd

North-East war is against terrorism and not against minority says PM

'It is us who are in the offensive now'- Jaffna Commander

Death penalty for 18 year old found guilty of murder

PA to secure the support of all political parties

Five respondents of NUA challenged by a TELO member

Thursday 21st

Jaffna is getting ready for elections

Thousands left homeless from floods

LTTE helping UNP campaigns

TULF Digamadulla nomination list nullified

Govt appoints a new High Commissioner for India 

Former Army Chief appointed as Ambassador to Pakistan

Wednesday 20th

Troops capture another female LTTE cadre

LTTE an obstacle for Sri Lanka entering anti-mine treaty

Airforce attacks destroy LTTE boats and vehicles

Police warned of LTTE threat to Ministers Ashraff and Samaraweera

Late Minister’s wife and Hakeem, co-leaders of SLMC

Tuesday 19th

Ferocious battle rages in the north

SL gains significant advantages from ties with Israel

PA best suited to resolve conflict

Two Black Tigers blast themselves killing two soldiers

SLMC pledges support to CBK

Detectives investigate the suspected youth

Call for further investigations on helicopter tragedy

Monday 18th

SLA recapture Chavakachcheri

Ashraff killed with 14 others at Aranayake

Govt to consider request of allowing families to visit Wanni

Saturday 16th

Nine killed in helicopter crash in Aranayake

LTTE plays havoc with human lives again

EU Commission appoints John Cushnahan

Team of ten foreign monitors due next week

NUA not constituent party of PA says the General Secretary

Friday 15th

LTTE bomb blast kills 8, injures 28

ADB dole scheme to help under-privileged students

UNP ready to work with the President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunge

LTTE suicide bomber strikes again

EU approves fund project to observe elections in SL

Vardarajah challenges the Opposition Leader 

JVP invites all parties to defeat PA attempt for poll rigging

Three wheeler found with two 20kg bombs

Thursday 14th

Ongoing operations have tightened Army's hold on Jaffna - Army Chief

Sihala Urumaya manifesto out

LTTE spies in the guise of beggars

Elections Commissioner ensures free and fair elections

CID quiz four on secret stickers

Bulgarian President visits

PA Media Unit dismisses false news reports

Indo-Lanka relations could not be better than at Present

Tuesday 12th

Ponnambalam stamp will not be reprinted  says Canada Post 

Complaint lodged against Elections Commissioner with SLHRC

President to meet business leaders on Thursday

UNP business briefing today

Monday 11th

Child injured in Tiger landmine blast – Civilians live in fear

Fundamentals need to be protected for the future says President

Former Mayor and PA organiser killed

Threat of printing secret stickers

Nearly fifty foreign monitors due to arrive next week

AD launches first countrywide Yellow Ribbon Campaign 

Saturday 09th

Tough news control suspended

Nominations with suspected signatures to be investigated by CID 

Fowzie continues to challenge Ashraff

Friday 08th

LTTE threats for ministers and candidates, IGP warns

Police program to educate candidates in Election Laws

ICRC to transfer 2112 bodies of combatants

Lanka's first ever campaign on the net

Air services between SL and UK increased

Sihala Urumaya to use Dhamma Teachers for campaigns

First ever barge mounted power plant commissioned

JVP meets Maha Nayakas

Thursday 07th

Sri Lankan expatriates pledge support to RVSA

Protest against Kumar Ponnambalam’s stamp in Canada

Media freedom a must for democracy - President

LTTE rob Muslim fishermen and demand ransom for their boat

Election heat in Jaffna

Parliament summoned to approve state of emergency 

Five Tiger terrorists arrested at Kataragama

Only the National List of Lalith front was rejected - Srimani

JVP’s five year plan manifesto presented 

Wednesday 06th

LTTE child soldier tells all

‘A free and fair election, a must’ says private sector

Foreign monitors to begin massive polls watch

Housing project for service personnel gets off ground 

Sunday Leader Editor convicted

Protest against Maha Sangha as Election observers

Srimani's nomination rejected

Tuesday 05th

President directs interim allowance increase

Sihala Urumaya to launch polls campaign

Jaffna polls will continue - sufficient strength to hold election

Almost 5048 Candidates in fray

At least ten Tigers killed at Yala

Dispute over banners - posters in Jaffna

Monday 04th

Three civilians, two children injured in Tiger attack

Minor complaints on election incidents

What the unp says through its election manifesto

Around 20,000 applications from displaced voters

Closing date for nominations reaches zero hours

Norwegian envoy to study polls activities

Saturday 02nd

All leading political parties hand in nominations

Ashraff says he will support the President

Sihala Urumaya requests govt to provide security 

CPJ asks president to lift censorship regulations

Friday 01st

TULF candidates under threat in Jaffna electoral

Navy launches locally built attack craft

Local potato farmers get good price

PA and MEP will consult Sangha before passing acts says MEP leader

UNP begins nominations

SLMC will contest in 3 districts under PA banner

NLF, LDA enter no-contest-pact 

 

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