Flash: SLAF fighters
raid LTTE nerve center - Kilinochchi
SLAF fighter jets raided a strategically
important LTTE base this morning (January 23) during low diving
missions conducted East of Iranamadu Tank at Kalamadukulam in
Kilinochhci, at 11.15 a.m.
Speedy implementation of APRC proposals
The Government is committed to implement the
political proposals that will be submitted by the All Party
Representative Committee as soon as possible, President Mahinda
Rajapaksa declared yesterday.
Several factors led to CFA abrogation - President
The killing of TNA MP T. Maheswaran and
indiscriminate attacks on civilians prompted the Government to
abrogate the Ceasefire Agreement, President Mahinda Rajapaksa
Stocks plunge around globe; Lanka only exception
Stock markets worldwide plummeted on Monday, as
a financial crisis that began in the market for U.S. home mortgages
spread to almost all corners of the global economy. Stocks lost
value in 42 of the 43 nations with widely followed markets; the only
exception was Sri Lanka.