16th December  2001, Volume 8, Issue 22

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Battle for supremacy
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The battle for the SLFP leadership following the electoral rout of the People's Alliance has intensified, with the Bandaranaike hold on the party facing an open challenge for the first time in its history.That the SLFP has had turbulent times in the past is no secret, but now, the very hold of the Bandaranaikes on the party is under threat with the

By Suranimala

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Anuruddha, Lohan face arres

By Frederica Jansz

A Defender type vehicle with bullet holes in its body has been found at the Kandy residence of former Deputy Defence Minister Gen. Anuruddha Ratwatte.

An investigation by the police Criminal Investigations Department into the killing of ten Muslim youth at Udathalawinna in the Kandy

A LOVING EMBRACE: Ranil Wickremesinghe is wished by his mother Nalini Wickremesinghe soon after he took oaths as Sri Lanka's 17th prime minister on Sunday, December 9, 2001.

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spotlightpic1.jpg (12116 bytes) Ministerial Massacre

By Frederica Jansz

Having earned a reputation for being the instigators of murder, fraud, corruption and mayhem -- Anuruddha Ratwatte and his son Lohan have consistently and effectively brought shame and disgrace to a family name that by all other standards should have been revered as being one of the most respected among Sri Lankans.

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