Massive protests against Sethu
US$ 600 m project will destroy holy bridge, say
More than 35,000 Hindu activists are protesting
plans to dredge the Sethusamudram Ship Channel between India and Sri
Lanka, pledging to take their agitation nationwide in two weeks.
President's move timely: CWC
The Ceylon Workers' Congress yesterday welcomed
President Mahinda Rajapaksa's decision to extend his support to the
Ceylon Workers' Congress' efforts to increase the plantation workers
wages in the rubber and tea growing manufacturing trades to a
monthly minium wage of Rs. 5,000.
No LTTE infiltration along East coast: Indian Police
Director General of Police D Mukherjee has
denied any LTTE infiltration along the East coast of the State. On a
private visit to Madurai on Sunday, the DGP said that there was no
intelligence report on infiltration of LTTE cadres along the South