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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 .