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Friday 30th

Literacy for all by 2010 – Madam Shiranthi Rajapaksa in New Delhi 


USA, Canada condemn bomb attacks


Thursday 29th


Kilinochchi claymore attack a fabrication

Terror Attacks:
President condoles


Ready to negotiate, says President

ADB Extends $80M Assistance for Education Sector

UN Secretary General condemns blasts

Blast in Nugegoda:
17 civilians killed, 39 injured

Wednesday 28th

Unilateral interventions harm democracy, peace, stability

One killed in LTTE suicide blast inside Ministry Office


President concludes successful Iran visit


Tuesday 27th


President meets Iran Spiritual Leader


Transfer technology to Sri Lanka,
President tells Iranian investors


Regional countries are for a stable Sri Lanka, Iran President tells President Rajapakse


Iran to build power plant in Sri Lanka


Nuclear issue:  

Sri Lanka supports Iran

Monday 26th

LTTE shells school in Mannar; 05 children injured

President’s Iran visit
Ahmadinejad welcomes President 

Second Lead
President arrives in Iran

President arrives in Iran   

LTTE kills 04 civilians in Anuradhapura


Indian elected for the next Commonwealth SG post; proposal was made by SL President 


President visits Iran    


Pakistan appreciates Sri Lankan decision


Friday 23rd


Sri Lanka objects to suspension of Pakistan from Commonwealth


President at CHOGM


Navy foils sea Tigers attack on Pesalai Police Post


Commonwealth Foreign Ministers’ Meeting:
Foreign Minister calls for action oriented counter terrorism measures


President arrives in Uganda for CHOGM


Thursday 22nd


Government proscribes TRO


President attends CHOGM

Wednesday 21st

Urgent need to protect marine habitat and inland waters
– President at FAO

New Minister  


Sri Lanka closer to middle income country status, says WB Country Director


Tuesday 20th


Interest and exchange rates stabilise


Monday 19th


Budget passed – majority 16


Term of Commission to probe serious HR violations extended  


LTTE: No policy change, says India


Shooting on Tamil Nadu fishermen: SL Navy not involved


Friday 16th


Bridges of friendship from Britain


Designation to block channels used by terrorists
– US Ambassador


United States freeze TRO assets  

Thursday 15th

Britain gives £1 million humanitarian aid

Another Opposition MP crosses over to Govt  


Vavuniya: Army repulse LTTE attack  


Wednesday 14th


Aircraft in Anuradhapura today: a made up story- Defence Spokesman


Monday 12th

Indian Finance Minister calls on President

Central Bank forecasts 7-7.5 growth in 2008

Friday 09th

War on terror
US equips Sri Lankan Navy with surveillance system

Wednesday 07th

Deepavali Message from President


Budget Highlights : Budget boosts Co-op sector, milk production

Budget Speech 2008 : Humanitarian solution for national problems – President


Monday 05th


Central Bank Governor meets Indian Press

Thamil Selvan’s death no obstacle : Defence Spokesman

We will defeat terrorism, usher honourable peace - President

Friday 02nd

SLAF targets Thamilchelvan  


Sri Lanka – Maldives Intelligence Cooperation MoU signed

East provides opportunity for inclusive development


Thursday 01st


President meets regional health delegates







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Last Updated Date: January 30, 2008 .