President seeks fresh mandate
President Mahinda Rajapaksa at an auspicious time
yesterday morning sent a proclamation to the Commissioner of
Elections stating his intent to seek a fresh mandate at a
Economy should not be misinterpreted - President
President Mahinda Rajapaksa said professionals
should not interpret the country’s economy according to the
political agendas of vested interests. “Certain people want to
disrupt the economy and grab power and there are others who try to
influence the academia to show that the economy has collapsed.
Mega housing complex for war heroes
A fully equipped Rs 4 billion housing complex
consisting of 1509 housing units in Ipalogama, Anuradhapura built
for the nation’s war heroes was unveiled on Sunday. The
“Ranajayapura” fulfils a long neglected housing need of the heroic
forces who can now boast of a shelter of their own in the happy and
congenial surroundings of the historic Kalawewa.
Science and Technology:
SAARC Ministers meet today
The Second Meeting of Science and Technology
Ministers of SAARC countries will begin today at Hilton Hotel,
Colombo. The working session of high level officials took place
yesterday. They finalized the agenda for today’s meeting.