|Friday, 6 June 2003|
|Today's Top Stories||NEWS|
Political consensus for crackdown on crime
All party leaders on Wednesday agreed to set up a special Parliamentary
Committee to work out means and measures to curb organised crime and
International help key to peace - PM
COLOMBO, Thursday (Reuters) International support at an aid meeting
next week is key to a Sri Lankan peace process struggling to regain
momentum after a breakdown in talks, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe
said on Thursday.
Experts study landslide threats
by Nadira Gunatilleke
Preliminary investigations are now being conducted by 21 expert groups
at 260 sites on possible landslide threats.