|Tuesday, 23 November 2004|
|Today's Top Stories||NEWS|
Sri Lanka - Pakistan FTA before January
by Manjula Fernando
The proposed Free Trade Agreement between Sri Lanka and Pakistan will
come into effect before January, visiting Pakistani Prime Minister Shaukat
Aziz said yesterday.
President in message at funeral of slain Judge :
Justice Ambepitiya was a fearless and upright Judge
by Sarath Malalasekera
The late Justice Sarath Ambepitiya was a courageous Judicial officer
who sacrificed his life in the course of discharging his duties as a
fearless and upright judge in Sri Lanka's judiciary, said President
Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga in a message to Vajira Ambepitiya,
widow of the late Justice Ambepitiya.
Rs.2750 million for Jana Pubuduwa, Gam Pubuduwa
by Uditha Kumarasinghe
The Government has allocated Rs.2750 million to implement the Jana
Pubuduwa and Gam Pubuduwa programs next year under the new development
drive titled Suwahas Jana Pubuduwa launched recently by the Samurdhi and
Poverty Alleviation Ministry to uplift the socio-economic conditions of
low income groups.