Malaysian bank Tiger funds transfer point
WTM raised millions for Tigers - Canadian report
A Toronto non-profit group wired more than
$3-million to overseas bank accounts, some of them linked to the
Tigers, before it was shut down by the Government in June for
alleged terrorist financing, says a Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP)
Govt will feel people's pulse through polls - President
President Mahinda Rajapaksa said last night that
it was imperative for the Government to know the pulse of the people
by holding elections.
Government ready to assist Wanni civilians
The Government is committed to assisting
civilians who may be displaced by the ongoing counter LTTE military
operations in the North and reiterates its firm commitment to
continue providing humanitarian assistance to the people in the
Wanni, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said yesterday.
Minister predicts landslide victory for UPFA
The UNP will record a historic defeat in the
North Central and Sabaragamuwa Provincial Council elections on
August 23. The UPFA will record a landslide victory, Transport
Minister Dullas Alahapperuma said yesterday.
‘UNP planning polls day violence’
There is a conspiracy in the UNP to stage a
number of incidents to intimidate and agitate people on the election
day in the North Central Province and put the blame for such violent
activities on the UPFA candidates headed by former North Central
Chief Minister Berty Premalal Dissanayake, Media and Information
Minister Anura Priyadharshana Yapa said yesterday.