July 2011

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 July 31, 2011 | Read More >>

* Rao meets President

* Iran assures continued support

* SL assumes presidency of C'wealth Parliamentary Association

 July 29, 2011 | Read More >>

* School plants seeds of success, patience and wisdom - President

* Speaker appeals to Commonwealth MPs: Help Lanka’s peace journey

* Govt to establish 200 more Lak Sathosa

* Cabinet approves setting up of sub-committee on power and energy

* SLN denies allegations : rescues defective Indian Fishing Trawler in distress off Delft

* Great Time for Private Sector to Prosper in SL- WB Country Director

* C4 has many fabrications Govt rejects allegation in latest one

 July 28, 2011 | Read More >>

* “Empower fish farmers with means and voice” - President

* King Dutugemunu’s ashes on display in Kotmale

* Foreign Minister meets former PM of Korea

 July 27, 2011 | Read More >>

* WFP donates 19 field vehicles

* A Haven for Disabled War Heroes

* Fish canning factory in Galle soon

* Regional aquaculture experts meet in Colombo

* Rehabilitation of KKS Harbour inaugurated

* Sun Sea refugee deported for alleged war crime

* Prof. Peiris discuss illegal immigration with counterparts

* IDPs dropped to 9, 287

* External reserves reach US$ 8 b

* Targeting SL could pose further problems to IDPs – Defence Secretary

 July 26, 2011 | Read More >>

* Leading US companies look forward to working with Sri Lanka

* Sri Lanka foreign reserves move towards US$ 8b

* President inspects 2012 Deyata Kirula exhibition site in Anuradhapura

* UN Officials' Channel 4 Video Analysis - 'Forensic Hoax'

* Lanka-New Zealand quantity surveyors sign partnership 

* Prof. Peiris meets Indonesian counterpart in Bali 

* First Lady attends autism conference in Bangladesh

 July 25, 2011 | Read More >>

* Online payment at Magampura

* Born again into a life worth living for Rehabilitated ex-LTTE cadres return to their future empowered with skills and confidence By Chandani Kirinde

* US$ 1 bn investments to Magampura

* Tourism earnings increase

* Q Branch gets info on LTTE remnants in Tamil Nadu refugee camps

* LG polls: Island-wide victory for UPFA

* Two Japanese naval ships arrive at Port of Colombo

 July 23, 2011 | Read More >>

* SL, Russia to fight against international crimes

* Voters turnout over 50 percent

* Sri Lanka condemns acts of terrorism in Norway

* PSC will work on finding a political solution - President

 July 22, 2011 | Read More >>

* ACI Infocom to invest in Sri Lanka

* LLRC preparing to hand over the report

* 64 LG bodies go for poll tomorrow

* Sri Lanka, India sign MoU to develop KKS Harbour

* 'This reflects high levels of investor confidence in SL’s economy'- CB Governor

* Palestinian Legislative Council Speaker seeks SL's support

* Malaysia, Australia work together to combat human trafficking

 July 21, 2011 | Read More >>

* President wraps up Northern tour

* Sri Lanka commemorates NAM’s 50th Anniversary

* Sri Lanka, a wildlife "Hot Spot" - The West Australian

* Construction of Kilinochchi international sports complex inaugurated

* US Donates Trucks to Aid SL Army’s Humanitarian Demining

 July 20, 2011 | Read More >>

* Compassionate Justice to Rehabilitated Youth in North - President

* Re-building Better, a Timely Need - President

* Supporting dubious propagandist material puts Intl. HR institutes' credibility at risk – Dr. Kohona

* Newly appointed UN Coordinator visits North

* Iranamadu airstrip opened

* Jaffna ready for peaceful LG election" - GA

* CID to track computer crimes

* Trail for Life

* Sea plane landing strip near BIA soon

* Sri Lanka, Philippines to increase number of flights

* Special programme to curb non-communicable diseases launched

 July 19, 2011 | Read More >>

* Fitch upgrades Sri Lanka’s Sovereign Rating

* Uthuru Wasanthaya, Your Wasanthaya - President

* Credit programmes disburse Rs.4.6 billion to North

* Equal human rights for all in Sri Lanka - Ambassador Jaliya Wickremasuriya

* SL most advanced in demographic transition - Former Japanese PM

* New British DHC assumes duties

* Practical arrangement to help fishing communities - Rao

* Sri Lanka ports can benefit from South-South trade - SCB report

 July 18, 2011 | Read More >>

* Jaffna voters look forward to continued progress

* Channel 4 inciting race hate – Sri Lankan in UK

* ICC unable to act on Sri Lankan matters : ICC President Song

* Asian Parliamentarians' Meeting on Population and Development inaugurated

* SL credit raised to positive - Moody's

* First National Policy on HIV and AIDS launched

 July 17, 2011 | Read More >>

* US policy towards SL should focused on supporting reconciliation - US Congressman

 July 16, 2011 | Read More >>

* SL to host international conference of Quantity Surveyors

* SL - Pakistan for enhanced bilateral economic cooperation

 July 15, 2011 | Read More >>

* Jaffna increases dairy products

* Media organizations could lose credibility overnight - Sri Lanka Acting High Com in UK

* Sea of chances for tourists

* ICCI urges to improve Pak-Sri Lanka trade ties

* Ayurveda EXPO 2011 intl. exhibition and symposium opened

* Sri Lanka beckons Malaysian investors - FMM

* Terrorism should not be tolerated in our region

 July 14, 2011 | Read More >>

* Quality education is founded on bedrock of cultural identity – President at STC

* Nothern Province record highest GDP

* Price of essential food declines

 July 13, 2011 | Read More >>

* Special Mobile Consular Service postponed

* Tamil asylum seekers may have been headed for Canada – Globe and Mail

* MoD lifts travel restrictions on diplomats traveling to North

* Price of essential food declines

* UNICEF report proves lie of exaggerated repetitions of '40,000 conspiracy'

* Record number of candidates for this year A/L

* Taking heed of world tendencies imperative to overcome our challenges - President

* Sri Lanka waking up to vast tourist potential

* Northern fishing organizations inaugurated

* No plans to relocate elephants – Wildlife Dept

* Improving family nutrition, a main objective of Divi Neguma Programme – Minister Rajapaksa

 July 12, 2011 | Read More >>

* No guarantee Sri Lankans were actually refugees

* Postal Voting begins today

* Constructive criticism necessary for country’s development -President  

* LRC office in Jaffna soon

* The Untold Side on War Crimes (By: Gomin Dayasri)

* More women and youth in SAARC Parliaments needed - Speaker

* 249 families receive their lands back

* Tourist arrivals increase in June

* Thousand more buses to CTB

* Inconsistencies and deceit in the Darusman Panel-Weiss account of Convoy 11

 July 11, 2011 | Read More >>

* China is Sri Lanka's top lender

* Priority road projects launched

* Asylum seekers not welcome – NZ Prime Minister

* Others cannot solve our problems for us – Indian PM

* Most missing Tamil children were recruited by LTTE - UNICEF

* Exports earnings grow by 37.2 %

* Mobile Consular service in Kilinochchi & Mullaitivu

* Lakvijaya Coal Power Plant Commences Operation

* Achchuveli industrial estate soon

* Modern stadium to Kilinochchi

* Growth in ceramic industry

 July 10, 2011 | Read More >>

* 50 books on Buddhism to be published

* Trans-national terrorism does not respect borders - Liam Fox

* "Time has come to overcome the suspicions that remain" - Prof. Wijesinha

* Dutch Tamils directly links with LTTE - Radio Netherlands

* Tamils know reconciliation and redevelopment is real - Ambassador Wickramasuriya

 July 08, 2011 | Read More >>

* A proper programme to train graduates necessary - President

* This is BBC calling-Now click on to Channel-4 (By Gomin Dayasri)

* IDPs dropped to 10,956

* Current policy rates continued - CB

* Cabinet Decisions

* Tourism hub - the 'Katana City' to be developed

* Colombo among world's low cost of living cities - Worldwide Cost of Living 2011

* Consular Mobile Service in Kilinochchi and Mullaitivu

* English as a Life Skill 40 more Indian Scholarships to Sri Lanka

* SriLankan cabin upgrades from August

* Massive Road Development Programme Underway

 July 07, 2011 | Read More >>

* SL warrants a sovereign ratings upgrade - CB Governor

* Teardrop Island is back in demand - The National

* ‘See No Good, Hear No Good, Speak No Good’ attitude will not help Sri Lanka – Prof. Rajiva Wijesinha

* Rise with one voice before int’l community- Malcolm Cardinal Ranjith

* Livestock development, a pivotal part in Wonder of Asia - President

* SL, Pakistan agree to negotiate trade agreements

* NHDA builds 11,000 houses

* Next Deyata Kirula in Anuradhapura

* Iranamadu to be Northern Fresh Water Fishing Hub

* Scholarship for IN students won’t reduce local students’ opportunity - SB

* Alms giving for 3000 Buddhist Monks by Thai Buddhists

 July 06, 2011 | Read More >>

* Presidential Adviser on Reconciliation responds on Hard Talk

* Be morally responsible towards society – President tells students

* Bunker terminal in Hambantota port to open in Sept

* Promoting Cultural Pluralism imperative in post-conflict SL - Minister Nanayakkara

* 1000th refugee return home

* President invited to National Indigenous Day

* Foundation stone laid for Dickoya hospital

* Ferry opens new route for people, vehicles

* International convention center in H’tota

* Jaffna Fort, a tourist attraction soon

 July 05, 2011 | Read More >>

* Travel restrictions for foreigners to North lifted

* Construction of Mattala runway completed

* More than 500 ex-LTTE cadres released

* Tamil and English for Official Documentation in NE

* To prosecute a Govt. doing its best for healing and reconciliation is vicious - Prof. Wijesinha

* Lanka ranks 82 in global innovation index

* Payment for substandard fuel suspended

* Hospital equipment for Armed Forces

* SriLankan Airlines cuts fares

 July 04, 2011 | Read More >>

* Weiss Changes Figures of So-called War Causalities

* Vehicle imports up by 65 percent

* Economy grew by 7.9 percent during first quarter 2011

* UK’s Ofcom to probe Channel 4 documentary

* Channel 4 video, a blatant lie – Dr. Kohona

* US torture crimes officially, permanently shielded BY GLENN GREENWALD

* State Banks to provide financial assistance to Jana Sevana

* SL to reclaim 'Pearl of Asia Silk Route'

* Cooperative movement helps improve the income levels - President

* CCTV cameras on Southern expressway

 July 02, 2011 | Read More >>

* SL, Indian armies to strengthen bilateral cooperation

 July 01, 2011 | Read More >>

* Sri Lanka well positioned to forge ahead as an economy – Indian HC

* Indian Navy to buy 80 interception boats from SL

* International community should wait for LLRC findings - Akashi

** What’s so independent about the Chilcot Inquiry?

* Cabinet Decisions

* H'tota to be developed as a Central Business & Industrial City

* CGF officials impressed with initial preparations

* Hikkaduwa Marine National Park declared open

* Miyangamkulam tank renovation commenced

* 100 archaeological sites to be renovated

 
 
   
   

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