attempt by Sea Tigers to sink two vessels, one carrying food, at
Myliddy, near the Kankesanthurai harbour, was foiled by Navy escort
vessels. Mercs Ruhuna and Mercs Nimalawa, the cargo ships, were
targeted by three LTTE suicide boats. The Navy destroyed two of the
boats, one of which exploded near Mercs Nimalawa causing damage to it,
but the cargo was safe.
The incident occurred around 5.00 a.m. yesterday. Mercs Ruhuna was
carrying a load 3,800 metric tons of cement from Trincomalee to
Kankesanthurai while Mercs Nimalawa carried food items and ...
Lanka’s legal sector took a step in a new direction with the
introduction of Video Conference Technology in the Commercial High
Court in a case between two shipping companies. Commercial High Court
Judge K. T. Chitrasiri heard evidence through this process given
American John Simpson from New York. Chief Justice Sarath N. Silva
watches the proceedings.
Finance Ministry probe into
The Finance Ministry has initiated a
separate investigation into the missing computer from the Inland
Revenue Department, Minister of Finance and State Revenue Ranjith
Siyambalapitiya said. This was in addition to ...
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