|Sunday, 30 May 2004|
|Today's Top Stories||NEWS|
by Ananth Palakidner reporting from Kilinochchi
LTTE's political wing leader, S. P. Thamilselvan reiterated, despite
the current stalemate in resuming the peace talks, the LTTE would remain
committed to the Ceasefire Agreement (CA), and will continue to work
towards a political settlement to the National Question.
ANCL lights up Mihintale
by Lakmal Welabada
Mihintale will be lit up beautifully with the 'Aloka Pooja,' presented
for the 42nd time by the Associated Newspapers of Ceylon Ltd (ANCL), in
association with the Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB) from June 1 to 3. It
is conducted in collaboration with the Sri Lanka.
PC polls on July 10
by Deepal Warnakulasuriya
ns for six provincial councils will be held on July 10 and all
campaigns should wind-up before midnight July 07. Elections Commissioner
Dayananda Dissanayake announced last Friday.
Dengue epidemic looms
by Shanika Sriyananda
Looming signs of an epidemic, the deadly dengue disease has killed 19
people including five children under the age of 15 during the past five
months. According to health authorities, there is a 40 per cent increase
in the number of suspected cases reported during the past five months
compared to the corresponding period last year.
JVP irked over Cabinet numbers
by Jayantha Sri Nissanka
The JVP appears to be perturbed over the appointment of two more
Ministers that has now brought the tally to 37.
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