Amidst mounting international pressure to suspend the war against the LTTE, the UNP yesterday urged the government to maximize the use of all armaments at its disposal to finish off what is left of the group’s conventional military power.
UNP MP Palitha Ranga Bandara told The Island that there shouldn’t be any restrictions on the use of artillery...
*Swine flu threatens Lanka
Both thermal scanners out of order, no mandatory checks
The GMOA yesterday said that both thermal scanners installed at the Bandaranaike International Airport to check passengers arriving in Sri Lanka as part the efforts to tackle the spread of deadly swine flu weren’t operational.
‘Tamils, not Tigers, are
The LTTE’s days as a military force seems over, but the Tamil community needs to have a say in managing their own affairs if the decades old ethnic...