No room for terrorism
President tells 96th ILO Sessions:
THE Government is not prepared, at any cost, to
bow down to terrorism, President Mahinda Rajapaksa declared
yesterday. Terrorism has no place in the contemporary world,
President Rajapaksa told the International Labour Organisation’s
96th session in Geneva.
Abduction, extortion claims baseless - Muslim Ministers
CLAIMING the recent allegations of abductions
and extortion to be totally unfounded and baseless, Muslim
Government leaders categorically ruled out resigning from their
World Bank supports energy supply to rural areas
THE World Bank yesterday approved US$ 40 million
to strengthen the Government’s efforts to bring electricity to
remote areas and promote private sector investments in power
generation from renewable energy sources in urban areas.