|Wednesday, 17 November 2004|
|Today's Top Stories||NEWS|
Are you ready to resume talks within this month?
by Uditha Kumarasinghe
President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga yesterday called on the
LTTE to inform the Government whether it was prepared to resume peace
talks within this month. President Kumaratunga expressed this view during
an interview with ITN Chairman Newton Gunaratne and SLBC Chairman Hudson
Samarasinghe which was telecast over ITN last night.
Trinco humming with tourists
by Ranil Wijayapala and Anjana Gamage
With the guns falling silent and the near two year calm in its wake,
Trincomalee has turned into a veritable tourist hub with both local and
foreign visitors flocking to this Eastern capital in their multitudes to
savour the multifaceted delights on offer at the idyllic tourist haven.
SLMM chief meets LTTE today
by Ranil Wijayapala
Chief of the Nordic truce monitors, Trond Furuhovde will meet LTTE
Political Wing Leader S.P. Thamilselvan today in Kilinochchi to discuss
number of issues including the dispute over the Nagar Kovil, Forward
Defence Line in Jaffna peninsula, Monitoring Mission Spokesman Oskar
Solnes told the Daily News yesterday.