WHO commends Lanka’s anti-drug regulations
First in Asia to implement tobacco, alcohol
THE Director General of the World Health
Organisation (WHO), Dr. Margaret Chan has highly commended Sri Lanka
for becoming the first country in Asia to implement laws to minimise
the use of drugs and alcohol.
President holds talks with Pakistani, Afghan leaders
PRESIDENT Mahinda Rajapaksa yesterday
participated in the opening ceremony and sessions of the World
Economic Forum near the Dead Sea in Jordan. The President met
Pakistani Prime Minister Shaukat Aziz in Amman yesterday, where the
two leaders discussed bilateral and trade links.
Jaffna Bishop denies Tamil Net story
JAFFNA Bishop Rt. Rev. Dr. Thomas
Savundaranayagam has informed Jaffna Commander Security Forces
Headquarters Major General G.A. Chandrasiri that he did not speak to
“Tamil Net” following their meeting in Palaly.