Assault on Rivira Editor
Upali Tennekoon, Editor of the weekend
publication Rivira was assaulted by unknown persons near Imbulgoda,
200 metres away from his residence, yesterday morning when he was
driving to work with his wife.
Akashi commends Govt’s success in war against terrorism
The Sri Lankan Government has scored greater
success in its war against terrorism, Japanese special peace envoy
Yasushi Akashi said.
Solution to EP child soldiers’ issue – TMVP Leader
TMVP Leader MP Vinayagamoorthi Muralidharan said
yesterday that the Government would put an end to the child
soldiers’ issue in the Eastern Province within the next three months
under a joint agreement signed by the Government, UNICEF and the
Tiger cadre among four deported
Police arrested an LTTE cadre who was deported
from Malaysia for overstaying at the Bandaranaike International
Airport (BIA) yesterday.
President sends good wishes to Obama
Sri Lanka and the US share common democratic
values and perspectives on a broad range of political issues,
particularly in combating terrorism President Mahinda Rajapaksa said
in a message of good wishes to US President Barack Obama.