11th May,  2003, Volume 9, Issue 4
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a happy and peaceful  Vesak

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Talking peace and battling corruption

By Dilrukshi Handunnetti

These are trying times indeed for the country and the United National Front government. While the government, reeling under the effects of a Tiger rebuff by withdrawing temporarily from the peace process, has attempted to put the peace process back on track with a massive diplomatic offensive, the opposition has called for its immediate.....

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With Vesak just round the corner, Buddhists all over the world are preparing to celebrate the Thriee Blessed Day. Soldiers at Rana Viru Sevana are shown preparing Vesak lanterns

Photo by Gamini Wickremasinghe 

Country plunged into crisis

United National Front government yesterday decided to mobilise the people and counter any action by President Chandrika Kumaratunge to take over ministerial functions whilst also appointing a three member committee to study the legal consequences of impeaching the President after the country was plunged into a constitutional crisis following a presidential......

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Spotlight

  • Highway robbery at Colombo based NGO

Millions of dollars for development projects disappear

By Frederica Jansz

The Norwegian Foreign Ministry has slammed a Colombo based NGO for siphoning off tens of millions.....

 

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Today's Top Stories

Donor confab to go ahead even without LTTE

Brutal triple murder shocks Sri Lanka

Of terrorists and weapons of mass attraction

 

 

 

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