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| Gunawardane Mack settle insider dealing cases |
Daily News Online 2004-09-27 19:35:44
Insider dealing in the trading of shares in Aitken Spence and Company Limited in 2002 and seeking to conclude the outstanding matter.The Commission at its meeting on September 24 decided that the matter can be compounded if Gunawardena made a payment of Rs. 2.5 million to the Compensation Fund established under the SEC Act. The SEC Act provides for ....
Flood relief program under way
Daily News Online 2004-09-27 19:35:49
The flood relief program is now in progress under the direction of Women s Empowerment and Social Welfare Minister Sumedha G. Jayasena.The department has already released Rs. 800 000 to provide cooked meals or dry rations for 3 515 flood affected families Director Social Services Yamuna Chithrangani said. ....
Review group on elimination of filariasis meets
Daily News Online 2004-09-27 19:35:53
South Asia which includes Bangladesh India the Maldives Nepal and Sri Lanka has over 500 million people at risk of infection and bears over 40 of the world s burden of this disfiguring disease.The main strategy of GAELF is annual single dose treatment of all people exposed to filariasis. It is expected that if this is continued for ....
Ministry aims to increase fresh milk consumption
Daily News Online 2004-09-27 19:35:54
The Agriculture and Livestock Ministry has reserved a Rs.95 million to popularise fresh milk consumption among the public.The Ministry through this intends to increase the present average consumption of 35 000 litres fresh milk in the country to 70 000 litres during 2004 a Ministry spokesman told the Daily News yesterday. ....
Private bus operators threaten to strike from tomorrow
Daily News Online 2004-09-26 19:35:20
Transport Minister Felix Perera yesterday condemned the unilateral decision by private bus operators and their threat to strike from tomorrow saying it was totally unreasonable to harass commuters by such arbitrary action.Perera told the Daily News that the private bus operators decision is ....
Marine Drive to be extended to reduce traffic congestion
Daily News Online 2004-09-26 19:35:27
The Highways Ministry has decided to extend the Marine Drive the road running parallel to the coastal railway line to reduce traffic congestion in the Capital.Highways Ministry Secretary S. Amarasekere told the Daily News they have already commenced work on the road with Government funds. ....
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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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