Tigers out of bounds in Jaffna - Maj Gen Mark
Civilians extremely cooperative with security
Major General L.B.R. Mark, the Commander of the
51 division in the North which covers the heartland of Jaffna said
that the LTTE could not step into the region as the civilians were
extremely cooperative with the security forces in preventing any
form of infiltration by the terrorist outfit.
Govt stabilises prices of essential food items - Minister
The Government has taken all steps to stabilise
essential food item prices, said Trade Marketing Development
Cooperatives and Consumer Affairs Minister Bandula Gunawardena.
Big demand for Lanka’s natural rubber
There is a tremendous demand for Sri Lanka’s
natural rubber from countries such as India, USA, China and Europe
and rubber prices have gone up as a result, said Chairman, Colombo
Rubber Traders Association, Anura Edirisinghe.
Schoolboy Cricketer of the Year
Most popular schoolboy cricketers to be decided on Thursday
The Observer-Mobitel Most Popular Schoolboy
Cricketer 2008 All-Island and Outstation contests winners would be
known on Thursday as the voting would close at 12 noon.