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Friday  29th

One killed in LTTE suicide explosion in Modara
 

Army refutes LTTE canards

 

Newly constructed roads and drainage systems in Pottuvil and Ampara open

 

UN seeks $ 19 m for Sri Lankan IDPs

 

Army captures north of Yoda Wewa

 

Thursday  28th

 

FTA brings positive trade balance with Pakistan

 

Exposition of Buddha’s hair relic at Temple Trees

 

UNICEF to complete 11 more schools

 

Arrested Singaporean an LTTE suspect- Defence Ministry

 

New Currency Notes under Sri Lanka Heritage Series

 

India takes new measures to curb LTTE

 

Wednesday  27th

 

President meets Opposition Leader to discuss 13th Amendment

 

LTTE reluctant to accept dead bodies
- Army spokesman

 

Youths with LTTE links surrender to Security Forces

 

Tuesday  26th

 

President forecasts substantial reduction in homelessness

 

Batticaloa local polls: nearly 90 percent cast their votes

 

President greets Cuban leader

 

Eelam show in London

 

Death of former FM Tyronne Fernando

 

Monday  25th

 

Sri Lanka calls for punitive measures against LTTE

 

President felicitates veteran trade union leaders

 

TN police foil diesel smuggling attempt


Heavy fighting continues in North

 

Country’s longest tunnel opens

 

Friday  22nd

 

New Ministers and a Governor sworn in

 

HRW calls for sanctions on LTTE, Karuna

 

FM meets with Prince Khalid of Saudi Arabia

 

President meets IPU delegation

 

Tamil Nadu intelligence foils smuggling bid

 

Thursday  21st

 

Opposition to Kosovo independence grows 

 

FM meets Singapore Defence Minister

 

Tuesday  19th

 

President grants Sacred Area Status to Deeghavapi

 

Central Bank warns against unlawful financial transactions

 

Sri Lanka’s export earnings all time high in December 2007

 

Govt enters wholesale trade market 

 

BOI signs agreements for 4 new projects

 

Sri Lanka to host regional consultations on illicit trade in tobacco products

 

President meets artistes

 

Monday  18th

 

Sri Lanka opposes Kosovo’s unilateral secession 

Indian IT giant to start a new IT Park at Katunayake 

Demand for a separate state by LTTE rooted in fiction says Ambassador Goonatilleke 

 

Security forces conduct medical clinic for Jaffna civilians  

 

President emphasis on alternative power generating sources

 

Friday  15th

 

Defending sea lanes - Indian Ocean littoral states plan common strategy

 

Sri Lanka Air Force destroys two LTTE strategic bases

 

Container handling capacity in Colombo Port to go up

 

Thursday  14th

Sri Lanka and Maldives to fight against terrorism  

India, Sri Lanka to integrate power grids

India- Sri Lanka joint power plant in Trinco

Auto Rickshaw telecenter concept wins international recognition

Sri Lanka Tourism ties up with Al Jazerra TV   

Sri Lanka supports Russian-Chinese initiative against weapons in outer space  

Civil Defence Committees to protect civilians from terrorist attacks

Wednesday  13th

Our goal socio-economic progress while facing unprecedented challenges - President Rajapaksa

LTTE attack on Church: Conspiracy of silence

HR organizations acting on a private agenda
- Defence spokesman

LTTE deserves stronger measures against it
Ambassador Kariyawasam

Terrorists use female suicide bombers frequently
- DHS report cites LTTE as example
 

Call to punish child abuse in armed conflict 

 

Sri Lanka’s highest national honour conferred on Maldivian President

 

Sri Lanka and Maldives sign two MOUs 

'Supplier' of explosives to LTTE arrested in Tamil Nadu

Tuesday  12th

Maldivian President arrives 

LTTE artillery destroys Thalladi Church, kills six soldiers

India proposes to invest USD 2b in Sri Lanka

 

Monday  11th

 

Six LTTE cadres killed in confrontations

 

Govt follows WHO policies on tobacco 

Maldivian President on official visit to Sri Lanka

Good to begin with 13th Amendment - President

 

DEYATA KIRULA Exhibition concludes 

Friday  08th

Two tsunami-affected schools Batticaloa and Ampara re-opened

LTTE attacks Sampathnuwara hospital

 

View Sri Lanka without blinkers – Foreign Minister

 

Fighting in North continues

Wanted new realism, new thinking – Ambassador Jayatilleka

Sri Lanka in IAEA Nuclear Accident Network

 

Thursday  07th

 

Tea export earning reach all time high

 

MOU between Sri Lanka and Malaysia to investigate money laundering

 

Sri Lanka to expand trade ties with Pakistan

 

Tamil Nadu police investigate attack on SL Navy boat

 

Wednesday  06th

 

Two LTTErs arrested in Mangalore

 

SL informs India of LTTE using Tamil Nadu fishing fleet

 

Security Forces destroy 30 LTTE bunkers in Jaffna

 

India calls for common mechanisms to combat terrorism

 

Tuesday  05th

 

Sethu Samudram poses terrorist threat to India says Coast Guard

 

Air Force raids LTTE strategic nerve centre in Puthukudiruppu

 

LTTE kills 48 civilians in three consecutive days

 

Tamil Nadu Government firm in checking LTTE activities, says Karunanidhi

 

These attacks bear all hallmarks of the LTTE says US

 

Explosion in Ethawatunawewa - 13 civilians killed and 16 injured

 

Monday  04th

 

“Defeat of terrorism is victory for all” - President Rajapaksa on Freedom Day

Cause to be proud of many achievements since Independence - President on 60 years of Freedom

Saturday  02nd

 

LTTE bus bomb kills 20 at Dambulla

 

Don’t be provoked by LTTE brutality - President on Dambulla blast

 

President sends good wishes to His Grace the Archbishop

Bus bomb kills 20 at Dambulla

 

Friday  01st

No change in aid policy says Japan

Japan funds drinking water and environmental projects

Toronto Police explore LTTE link in card scam

 

Indian Coast Guard on 24 hour vigil

 

DEYATA-KIRULA Exhibition opens on Independence Day

 

Key investment and Trade Agreements under negotiation

 

Pakistan President expresses support for Sri Lanka

 

Air Force raids LTTE suicide training base in Puthukkudiyiruppu

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Last Updated Date: March 28, 2008 .