|Wednesday, 2 April 2003|
|Today's Top Stories||NEWS|
Tea Market shows dramatic improvement
The Tea Market showed a dramatic improvement yesterday with most of the
produce on offer being sold at better prices despite the on-going war in
Iraq, the government said yesterday.
LTTE denies involvement in attack on Muditha
by Ranga Jayasuriya and Manjula Fernando
The LTTE yesterday denied involvement in an abortive attack on the Navy
vessel Lanka Muditha on Monday, but the Security Forces insisted that the
Sea Tigers were responsible for the attack.
Civilians killed as suicide bomb fears rise
BAGHDAD, Tuesday (Reuters) - US Marines killed an unarmed Iraqi at a
checkpoint south of Baghdad on Tuesday, just hours after seven women and
children died in a similar shooting, providing new fuel for Arab fury over