|Friday, 27 August 2004|
|Today's Top Stories||NEWS|
Country not on brink of war - Cabinet Spokesman Mangala Samaraweera
by Ranil Wijayapala
Cabinet Spokesman and Media Minister Mangala Samaraweera yesterday
assured that the country is no way on the brink of war and that war is
certainly not an option for the North-East problem.
Positive response to President's drought relief appeal
There has been an immediate and encouraging response to President
Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga's appeal for drought assistance. The
UNDP, UNICEF, the WHO, the FAO and the WFP jointly agreed to provide
IOR-ARC to formulate PTA
by Manjula Fernando
The Indian Ocean Rim Association for Regional Cooperation members
concluded their week long deliberations setting the groundwork for a
Preferential Trade Agreement.