Let us keep it simple, says Public Administration Minister
Public Administration and Home Affairs Minister
Karu Jayasuriya yesterday directed all officials under his Ministry
to desist from spending money unnecessarily for public functions
organised by his ministry.
President ready to talk with LTTE if it lays down arms -
President Mahinda Rajapakse has repeatedly
declared that he would be ready to start negotiations sooner the
LTTE puts down arms, said Minister Dr Rajitha Senarathne in
Parliament last Thursday.
Campaign on to discredit Govt - Azwer
‘There is a smear campaign by certain frustrated
and disgruntled politicians to discredit the Government in power.
They use the mobile telephones to instill fear in the minds of
Muslim businessmen and others asking them to leave the country, lest
they would be targeted by certain persons to extort money from them,
said Presidential Advisor A. H. M. Azwer.