Time for new expectations, resolutions - President
The dawn of a New Year is a time for new
expectations and resolutions. We hope changes that would occur in
this New Year will have a favourable impact on the lives of all our
people, President Mahinda Rajapaksa said in a New Year message.
North will be liberated this year - PM
We should recall the liberation of the East from
LTTE clutches, creation of an environment for its people to live in
freedom and launching of development work as a significant
achievement, Prime Minister Ratnasiri Wickramanayake said in a New
Year message yesterday.
Govt to uplift living standards of urban poor - Urban
Urban Development and Sacred Area Development
Minister Dinesh Gunawardane said that the Government is committed to
uplift the living standards of the urban poor community under the
Mahinda Chinthana national programme.