Maternal and neonatal health care:
Sri Lanka a model for Third World –UNICEF
Lanka singled out as a success story in latest UNICEF Report
Remarkable drop in maternal, under-five mortality
Sri Lanka has won plaudits from UNICEF as a
“model for developing countries” due to its excellent health indices
related to mothers and infants.
Soon freedom to visit Solosmasthanaya
President Mahinda Rajapaksa yesterday assured
the Maha Sangha that the Government would create an environment soon
in which Buddhists could venerate without fear Solosmasthanaya where
Buddha is believed to have visited.
Forces take control of Dharmapuram
Security Forces took control of one of the LTTE’s
biggest townships, Dharmapuram while capturing the Tiger’s fifth air
strip which merged with the dense jungle in the East of Iranamadu
following intensive fighting yesterday.