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| US $ 140 000 for Colombo Plan DAP |
Daily News Online 2004-06-13 19:35:22
The US Government through the Bureau for International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs US Department of State and the US Embassy in Colombo agreed to provide a sum of US $ 140 000 to fund regional activities to be implemented by the Colombo Plan Drug Advisory Programme (DAP) in the near future said Drug Advisory programme Director Tay Bian ....
Media has a very responsible role to play in peace process - ANCL Chairman
Daily News Online 2004-06-13 19:35:26
The media has a very responsible and important role to play in steering the peace process forward to bring an ever lasting solution to the North-East conflict Chairman of the Associate Newspapers of Ceylon Limited (ANCL) Janadasa Peiris said yesterday.Speaking at the Sri Lanka Islamic Society s 15th anniversary the ANCL ....
Martin Wickremesinghe s contribution to literature loaded
Daily News Online 2004-06-13 19:35:30
Martin Wickremesinghe was one of the most erudite scholars in Sri Lankan literature said Professor J. B. Dissanayake.He was addressing a gathering that were celebrating Martin Wickremesinghe s 114th birth anniversary and opening of the exhibition of books at Kalutara Public Library.The meeting was held at Town Hall premises Kalutara recently. ....
Former ANCL director passes away
Daily News Online 2004-06-13 19:35:34
He was director ANCL from 1948 until the institution was taken over by the government.He was the son of Mudliyar Gilbert and Mary Gooneratne of Panadura and married Kusuma the youngest daughter of D.R. Wijewardena (founder of Lake House) in 1947.After the take-over of Lake House late Mr. Gunaratne was director of ....
Swift action to resolve J pura crisis
Daily News Online 2004-06-11 19:35:16
The Education Ministry stated yesterday that a consensus was reached by all key student unions the Council of the University and leading senior academics on a specific plan of action to resolve the crisis.The University was plunged into turmoil when third-year undergraduate Sampath Bandara was stabbed to death by another group of students last ....
Cremation of Most Ven. Malwatte Mahanayake Thera tomorrow
Daily News Online 2004-06-11 19:35:18
The cremation of Most Ven. Rambukwelle Sri Vipassi Mahanayake Thera of the Malwatte Chapter will be held at the Asgiriya Police Grounds Kandy with full state honours at 4 p.m. tomorrow.The Government has declared tomorrow a day of national mourning and all liquor bars meat stalls and cinema halls within the Kandy city limits ....
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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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