Inland Revenue tops Rs.136b
The Department of Inland Revenue has earned Rs.
136.5 billion during the first six months of this year. Commissioner
General of Department of Inland Revenue A.A Wijepala said last year
they collected Rs 104 billion in the first six months.
US helps Lanka prevent Avian Influenza
The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)
handed over key supplies to the Ministry of Livestock Development to
strengthen Sri Lanka's early warning and reaction capacity against
Avian Influenza, said the US Embassy.
Intelligence leader among 10 LTTEers killed
A senior Sea Tiger Intelligence leader and 10
others were killed in a fierce fight which erupted in the seas off
Pulmodai, defence sources said.