Obama leads in earliest vote
US: Buoyed by a surge in support from young
voters, Barack Obama could become the first Democrat to capture
traditionally Republican Virginia in more than four decades Tuesday,
helping him clinch the White House.
Emergency passed with majority
The motion moved by Prime Minister Ratnasiri
Wickramanayaka to extend Emergency Regulations by another one month
was passed in Parliament with a majority of 75 votes yesterday.