SLFP convention on massive scale
First party confab after liberation:
Over 100,000 supporters expected:
The Sri Lanka Freedom Party’s National Convention
will be held on November 15 at the Khettarama Stadium, Colombo under
the theme of ‘Let us now build the country’ to consolidate the
victory gained after elimination of terrorism.
Opposition backed work-to-rule campaign fails
The work- to- rule campaign aimed at
embarrassing the Government was a utter failure which had no effect
on the smooth functioning of essential services at any level,
Petroleum and Petroleum Resources Development Minister A.H.M.Fowzie
told the Daily News yesterday.
UPFA gave highest number of State sector jobs - Minister
The UPFA Government has provided the largest
number of employment opportunities for graduates and non-graduates,
Mass Media, Information and Investment Promotion Minister Anura
Priyadarshana Yapa said.
Myanmar leader arrives on official tour
Head of State of Myanmar Senior General Than
Shwe arrived at the Bandaranaike International Airport, Katunayake
yesterday morning. He was received on arrival by President Mahinda
Rajapaksa, First Lady Shiranthi Rajapaksa, ministers and high