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| Cleaning and purifying river water for sustainable use |
Daily News Online 2004-04-21 19:35:37
The Irrigation and Environment Ministries joint launch of the Pavithra Ganga programme last year has misunderstood the Indian concept of the low cost local technology on which the Indian programme has been successful said former Additional Secretary of the Environment and ....
Parliament opens tomorrow
Daily News Online 2004-04-20 19:35:34
The 13th Parliament will meet tomorrow.The newly elected 225 members of Parliament will be sworn in before the Speaker who is to be elected in the morning.The government will be led in the House by Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapakse who was the Opposition Leader in the previous Parliament.Former Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe will revert to his ....
World Bank grants US dollars 51m for poverty alleviation
Daily News Online 2004-04-20 19:35:36
The Community Development and Livelihood Improvement project will create opportunities for poor people to pull themselves out of poverty. Villagers who were consulted during the preparation of the project named the endeavour Gemi Diriya. It will be implemented in approximately 1 000 villages over four years commencing initially in the five districts of ....
Over 500 000 devotees pay obeisance to Sacred Tooth Relic
Daily News Online 2004-04-20 19:35:37
The public exposition of the Sacred Tooth Relic of the Sri Dalada Maligawa Kandy begun on April 17 is now in progress with the entire Kandy town engulfed in a sea of white clad Buddhist devotees.The city streets richly decorated with banners and flags are glowing under multi-coloured electric bulbs throughout the nights. According to ....
China to build state-of-the-art performing Arts Centre
Daily News Online 2004-04-20 19:35:38
The Chinese Government will build a state-of-the-art Performing Arts Centre to Sri Lanka on a request made by President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga from the Chinese governemnt.The new donation which is claimed to be the Biggest Performing Arts Centre in South Asia will be constructed soon at a site adjoining the John ....
CWC to decide on its political strategy today
Daily News Online 2004-04-20 19:35:39
A meeting to be held at the party headquarters will be chaired by CWC leader Arumugam Thondaman MP.Almost all the Congress s activists have been invited to be present at this crucial meeting. A senior member of the party said their discussions would focus on their future political strategy and their conduct in ....
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| Sri Lankan skipper angry |
BBC Sports - March 12th 2004
Sri Lankan captain Hashan Tillakaratne pulled no punches as he tore into his side after their 197-run defeat by Australia in Galle.'I totally blame the batting for not saving this Test match,' he commented.'You can survive on this track but we were so casual in our approach and gave it to them on a platter.'
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