Saturday, January  09, 2010
      Editorial:Neck deep in political sludge
Alston’s charge
smacks of bias –

‘UN statement on C-4 timed for presidential polls’

Foreign Minister Rohitha Bogollagama yesterday said that the manner in which the UN Special Rapporteur on Extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions Prof Philip Alston had acted with regard to the controversial Channel – 4 video was in breach of diplomatic norms and procedures and also in violation of all UN procedures.

The Special Rapporteur made a public...

President Mahinda Rajapaksa greets a surging crowd that gathered to welcome him when he arrived at the Monaragala town to address an election rally.(Photo-Kamal Wanniarachi)

Amila thera allowed bail
Ven. Dambara Amila, President of the National Patriotic Centre, who was in remand custody, was yesterday released on bail by Horana Magistrate Thusitha Attygalle.

Fonseka has agreed to autonomy in a merged NE – Weerawansa
National Freedom Front leader Wimal Weerawansa yesterday said that the Common Opposition had signed an agreement with the TNA with several conditions to support Sarath Fonseka at the forthcoming Presidential...


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