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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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