|Friday, 9 April 2004|
|Today's Top Stories||NEWS|
Supreme Court asks SB to answer contempt charges
by Wasantha Ramanayake
The Supreme Court yesterday issued notice on S.B. Dissanayake, the
former Minister of Agriculture, Livestock and Samurdhi to appear before
Court on May 7 to answer the contempt charges levelled at him, the
Registrar of the Supreme Court said.
J-biz pledges support to new Govt.
The J-biz which was severely critical of the Freedom Alliance Economic
policies in the run up to the General Election has thrown in its lot with
the new government after the resounding victory of the Freedom Alliance.
TNA calls for peace talks
All Members of Parliament elected under the name and symbol of the
Illankai Tamil Arasu Kadchchi (TNA) and constituting the Tamil National
Alliance yesterday urged that steps be taken to commence negotiations with