30th March 2003, Volume 9, Issue 37

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PM’s referendum move for peace

By Suranimala

 While the SLFP alliance with the JVP ran into rough weather last week, the government decided to be proactive on the peace process and take the battle to its detractors in a make or break strategy.

Both the government and the opposition are well aware June is a

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• Going price is over Rs. 6 billion

Distilleries group gets SLIC

By Amantha Perera

Distilleries Consortium has with a bid of over Rs. 6 billion secured the privatisation deal of the Sri Lanka Insurance Corporation (SLIC).

Distilleries Consortium comprising of Distilleries Company of Sri Lanka, Aitken


In the Spanish city of Barcelona, actors created a domino effect in a human chain to symbolise the death of Iraqi people in the war on Iraq (AP)

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The ugly face of cricket Administration

By Frederica Jansz

Even as Sri Lanka’s cricket fans watched in dismay the national team unravel at the seams, petty infighting between some members of the Board of Control for Cricket in Sri Lanka (BCCSL) while in South Africa, has resulted in the tear widening — shattering any illusions about these individuals’ commitment to cricket.

Members of the Board of Control for Cricket including Chairman of the Selection Committee, Guy de Alwis have incurred multi million rupee expenses while enjoying a 28 day all expenses paid holiday in South Africa.

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Today's Top Stories

Tiruchelvam vindicated by Balasingham

IGP pours cold water on CBK’s charges

A case of coma tose

Economy feeling the pain

“Safety of Lankans in Middle East ensured”

Judge resigns due to CJ

Ratwatte to get back CDs due to inaction by Bribery Comm.

There is no match for the love of a child...

 

 

 

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