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Thursday 31st

President discusses academic issues with University teachers 

Second Lead
Suicide attack in Jaffna

Tamil Nadu to take legal action against LTTE supporters

Suicide attack in Jaffna

 

Five civilians killed in Jaffna and Akkareipattu

APRC proposals an important step towards a political solution - Japan

 

Wednesday 30th

 

Kerala alert for Prabhakaran family   
 

Ready to frame law to curb LTTE: Tamil Nadu CM  
 

Children and armed conflict
Report of the Secretary-General
 

Army not involved in Palampiddi explosion 
 

Security Forces warn against LTTE 'ice-cream vendors'  
 

Army destroys 20 LTTE bunkers  

USAID funds new Hospital Wards in Tissamaharama 
 

Dayan Jayatilleka appointed coordinator on Comprehensive Programme on Disarmament  
 

Tuesday 29th

 

Congress raises alarm over pro-LTTE wave in Tamil Nadu
 

Hotline for children launched

 

Security Forces overrun LTTE bunker line in Mannar

Presidential Awards for travel and tourism
 

India navy on high alert in TN coast

 

Implementing 13th Amendment welcome, says SCOPP

 

Mega development plan for North and East

 

Cochin International Airport to help Sri Lanka in low cost airport
 

Monday 28th

Stern action against rice hoarders

Sri Lanka appreciates role of international Community – Ambassador Goonetilleke

 

Iran Trade Fair in Colombo
 

Subsidized rice to estate workers

 

President Rajapaksa unambiguous in his stand says Hindustan Times

 

Friday 25th

 

Iranian Commerce Minister calls on President  
 

Congress will not forgive LTTE: Gnanasekaran    
 

Air Force raids LTTE transport base in Kilinochchi
 

Government will not use war for political gain
– President
  

 

India welcomes APRC proposals  
 

Thursday 24th

 

APRC Proposals to President
 

Foreign Minister briefs Mission Heads on APRC proposals 
 

Wednesday 23rd

 

APRC report: Important step to solving national question - President

 

Air Force strikes X-ray Base

 

Blood donation campaign at Presidential Secretariat 

 

Law to be more humane for juveniles 

Dayan Jayathilleka elected Chairman IGWG 

Japan and ADB to develop road network in three districts
 

Tuesday 22nd

 

Abrogation of CFA not a hurried decision – President Rajapaksa -Reiterates opposition to military solution
 

Monday 21rd

 

Terrorism and corruption should be wiped out for the development of the country - President 

President pays his last respects to Thanamalwila massacre victims

Security forces destroy 24 LTTE bunkers in Jaffna 

US Admiral calls on President  

Friday 18th 

LTTE attempt to kidnap EPRLF Leader foiled
Eight suspects remanded
  

Second Lead
Thanamalwila massacre: death toll rises to 10
 

British Minister hopes President will take bold step  

CFA stands terminated and SLMM concludes operations in SL  

LTTE massacres nine civilians in Thanamalwila  

Thursday 17th 

President orders urgent imports to offset rice price hike  

Human Rights Minister refutes Louise Arbour’s Statement on CFA abrogation

CFA abolition no declaration of war
– Defence Spokesman

UN, US condemn Buttala attack 

OHCHR should be more transparent, says SL Permanent Mission in Geneva

Wednesday 16th 

Be resolute and calm in face of provocation
- President 

Second lead
LTTE attacks farmers in Monagarala: Two killed, four injured

LTTE attacks farmers in Monaragala

Death toll rises to 26 in deadly terrorist attack

 
Three LTTE suspects arrested in Chennai 

 

Claymore hits army truck in Buttala 

 

Second Lead

Explosion at Buttala

 

Explosion at Buttala

Tuesday 15th 

Japan’s aid as pressure on Sri Lanka “a misconception” 
- Yasushi Akashi

Thai Pongal Message
President hopes for peace, prosperity, trust and understanding 

Saturday 12th 

Sri Lanka within rights to act against terrorists
- Indian Minister of External Affairs

 

Friday 11th 

Doctors’ traveling allowance increased  

LTTE conspirator sentenced to 57 months by Maryland Judge

 

President pays last respects to late minister

 

Thursday 10th 

 

Academics meet President 

 

No interruption in supply of essential service
- Jaffna Army Commander 

LTTE consignment of explosives intercepted says
The Hindu

President gives Jan 23 deadline to APRC

Wednesday 09th 

Shankar killed

Security forces take over sq. km in Mannar

Explosion in Fort, no casualties

Tuesday 08th 

Assassination of Minister Dassanayaka is a further call for unity against terror - President Rajapaksa

Ten LTTE terrorists killed in clashes    

 

Rehab Minister assassinated in LTTE mine attack   

 

Rehab Minister killed in bomb explosion 

Explosion in Ja Ela   

Monday 07th   

 

“Join me to free innocent Tamils”
- President

 

Battle against terrorism cannot be relaxed - SCOPP 

Friday 04th   

Termination of the CFA does not hamper a negotiated settlement - FM

President unveils 500th Nenasala in Samanthurai   

Govt formally notifies Norway of CFA termination

 

Pressure mine explosion: Only two killed

 

Thursday 03rd   

 

Govt not deviated from a negotiated settlement
- Minister Yapa

 

Three soldiers killed in pressure mine explosion

 

Govt. to withdraw from CFA  

 

Wednesday 02nd   

 

President opens new auditorium at Finance Ministry

 

Second Lead

Colombo blast

Blast in Colombo

Tuesday 01st   

Let us dedicate this year to achieve peace
– President
 

 

T.Maheswaran, MP killed President expresses shock and grief  

 

Our foremost wish this year is peace says President

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Last Updated Date: March 13, 2008 .