LTTE terrorist attack at Army bus - Colombo
LTTE terrorists detonated an Improvised Explosive Device
targeting a bus transferring army personnel in the first cross
street in Colombo fort, on Thursday the 24th of May, at 09.00a.m.
India boosts coastal defences
Defence Minister calls for secure coastline to
Indian Defence Minister A.K. Antony, attending a
ceremony marking the anniversary of the coastguard air unit at Daman
in western India, said India needed to boost its coastal defences to
Delgoda murder suspects shot dead
Two suspects arrested on suspicion of killing
five members from the same family over a land dispute in Delgoda on
Saturday were shot dead by police in self-defence when the suspects
attempted to attack the police in Delgoda yesterday.
Govt will not curtail public servants’ loans
Enterprise Development and Investment Promotion
Minister Dr. Sarath Amunugama yesterday told Parliament that the
Government with effect from year 2005 to 2007 has granted Rs. 15.6
billion worth property loans to 17,000 Government employees.