Voice of the President
Divert defence funds for development
Sri Lanka cricket is in turmoil with the sudden turn
of events that took place barely a few days after becoming the world’s
second best in cricket. Sri Lankans, who had high hopes of winning the
World Cup this time had warmly welcomed the runners up of the world Cup
Govt loes Ru 53b revenue,by waiving duty:
Oil prices rise due to ME unrest -Susil Premajayantha
Petroleum Industries Minister Susil Premajayantha
said despite the revision of fuel prices, the Ceylon Petroleum
Corporation (CPC) has to incur a loss of Rs. 1.90 per litre of petrol,
Rs. 33 per litre of diesel and Rs.47 per litre of kerosene.
UNP leaders air different views
The long drawn out battle for supremacy of the grand
old party was settled amicably a few weeks ago to the surprise of the
entire membership. The annual United National Party convention held on
December 12, 2010,
By forming an alliance with UPFA:
Problems of Muslim community can be resolved -Hassan Ali
Veteran parliamentarian, a moderate Muslim political
leader and General Secretary of the Sri Lanka Muslim Congress (SLMC) M.
T. Hassen Ali told the Sunday Observer that they are confident that the
problems of the community can be resolved and political aspirations can
be achieved under the UPFA administration.