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Sunday, 1 June 2003
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Nature decrees that the two icons of war and peace harmonise for the benefit of humankind. Barely two weeks ago, when flash floods rose almost 10 feet high in Karangoda, the Kinihiriya Karangoda Shri Siddarthoda Pirivena was spared because of its high elevation. The Samaritan doctors from India have set up a temporary medical sanctuary at the same place and here Dr. (Major) Manoj Kumar examines a young priest for a possible likelihood of viral fever, diarrhoea or a skin disease.
UNP proposal to reduce strong-arm tactics: Politicos to lose bodyguards

by Don Asoka Wijewardena

UNP Parliamentarians including top ministers, and provincial council members may have to give up their retinue of bodyguards and make do with police personnel on a "when necessary" basis in the future.
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Residents to evacuate landslide-prone areas

by Shanika Sriyananda

The National Building Research Organisation (NBRO) has identified over 170 sites in Ratnapura, Hambantota, Matara and Galle districts, which may pose imminent dangers of landslides, and, has urged immediate evacuation of residents.
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Military AGAs co-ordinate flood relief

by Ramani Kangaraarachchi

Thirty-five military officers have been deployed in flood affected areas to as AGAs to co-ordinate the smooth distribution of food items provided by the World Food Organisation and to get the wells cleaned for potable water.
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To net hardcore criminals: 'Most Wanted' pix on public display


Following the spate of murders that have rocked Colombo recently, the latest of which was the assassination of PA Provincial Minister M.K. Ranjith, police are contemplating displaying pictures of hard core criminals in public places.
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US TV station apologises

KGO Television station, the local affiliate of ABC Network covering San Francisco, San Jose and Oakland in the United States which showed the LTTE emblem as the flag of Sri Lanka, during their coverage on the floods on Sunday 18 has extended an apology to Sri Lanka.
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PA, JVP undecided on alliance banner

The PA and the JVP scheduled to finalise their joint alliance are looking for a common name and a symbol that will be acceptable to both parties.
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