No move to increase fuel prices - Fowzie
Petroleum and Petroleum Resources Minister A.H.M.
Fowzie yesterday assured that the Government had no immediate plans
to increase fuel prices. On the contrary, his Ministry was looking
at all avenues to bring down the price of fuel.
Purported threat against editor a fabrication - Govt
Among the many unconfirmed and unsubstantiated
allegations made in the latest report by Human Rights Watch on Sri
Lanka, published on August 06, 2007, the item about President
Mahinda Rajapaksa losing his temper and shouting at a Tamil
newspaper editor has been found to be false and baseless.
UNP(D) reiterates support to President
The United National Party yesterday reiterated
its unstinted support to President Mahinda Rajapaksa and the
Government declaring that at no time would it leave room for an
ouster of the present regime.