NEWS - June 2007

The ceremonial opening of Ceylinco Express Remittance Office in Melbourne was held under the patronage of Chairman, Ceylinco Consolidated, Deshamanya Dr Lalith Kotelawela on 8th June 2007.
The CEO, Ceylinco Express Remittance, Mr Hiran De Silva and Country Manager-Australia, Ms Harshini Perera were also present.

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11 LTTE terrorists killed in a confrontation - Trincomalee
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A Horrible Drama behind the Rajigiriya Bomb Incident says Defence Spokesman
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Claymore mine uncovered on civilian information- Rajagiriya
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Troops of the Army fully committed to liberate Thoppigala, the last eastern bastion of the LTTE terrorists are inching forward removing hundreds of anti-personnel mines buried by fleeing terrorists.
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SLA Commandos closing in to  LTTE's Beiruit camp complex-Thoppigala
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Government to hold elections in East
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Information Center for public to report on abductions commence its work

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Colombo's tallest, 60- story building to commence its construction soon.
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LTTE totally responsible for the lives of 70,000 Tamils' - TULF Leader

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Army will rescue people under LTTE lock up
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Three LTTE sea tiger boats destroyed - Off Point Pedro
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India to provide weapons and ammunition to Sri Lanka - Indian Defence Minister
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Catherine Cruse and Oxfam Trail Walker UK 2007

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We are ready to join with any party to save the country- Mangala

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No need to worry over two MPs' crossover to opposition - Minister Anura Priyadarshana Yapa

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Tigers flee Thoppigala
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LTTE terrorists attack Indian fishermen; 'boat destroyed, 12 detained'
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Thoppigala fall imminent
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Dudley Senanayake - A personification of rectitude, honesty, integrity and dedication - a rare politician.

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Former Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera & Former Minister of Ports Development Sripathi Sooriyarachchi crossed over to the opposition side in the parliament on 19 june.

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Government must resign on Tamil evacuation issue - Lakshman Kiriella
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A Tribute to a little boy
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Dr. Clifford Joseph Ledulx MISSO 14th March 1909 – 4th June 2007
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Australian catholic website removes news item that claimed father Jim Brown's body parts found in a bag
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When Dehiwala police had a nocturnal visitor…
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President Rajapaksa met a group of Sri Lankans in Switzerland emphasised the importance of Sri Lankan migrant population's contribution in portraying the truth to the world.
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The Governing Body of the International Labour Office (ILO) elected H.E. Mr. Dayan Jayatilleka, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Sri Lanka to the United Nations in Geneva, as Chairman for its 2007-08 Session.
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A child rookie of LTTE surrenders to security forces- Batticaloa
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Army overpowers a terror ambush; Four LTTE cadres killed- Batticaloa
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Aloka Puja was held at Dhammasarana Temple - Keysborough - Victoria on 10th of June 2007.
Photos courtesy of Johann Jayasinha
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President Mahinda Rajapakse dilivered a special address at the 96th International Labor Organization's (ILO) conference in Geneva on 15th June 2007.
Photos - Sudath Silva
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Japan will always stand by Sri Lanka - Akashi
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Air Force warplanes target LTTE leaders' gathering- Mankulam
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An underaged girl told a reporter of Al Jazeera Television that she was kidnapped while going with her mother to visit her grandmother after cadres of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) attacked her mother.

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Govt ready to face any allegation if soundly proven Minister Fernandopulle
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State funeral for late Professor
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Lodge residents - President asks IGP for immediate report
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India to help Sri Lanka in strengthening regional security
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Bloodbath averted; A claymore mine found at Maligawatte-Colombo
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Victorian Association of Sri Lankan Singers (VASS) held a get together with media personalities on Sunday 3 June 2007 at the Hume Global Learning Centre in Broadmeadows- Victoria. At this occasion, VASS presented awards of appreciation to the media organisations and veteran media personalities in recognition of their outstanding support to the Sri Lankan Singers in Victoria.
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Hunt on for killers of Red Cross volunteers
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On the frontline in Sri Lanka
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Intense fighting in Vavuniya; 52 LTTE terrorists killed
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Mr. Yasushi Akashi, Representative of the Government of Japan for Peace-building, Rehabilitation and Reconstruction in Sri Lanka, will arrive the island or a four- day official visit.
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Former Chairman of Sri Lanka Airport and Aviation Company and owner of Maubima Publications Mr. Tiran Alles being taken to a government hospital, under prison custody.
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India agrees to coordinated patrolling of the palk straits
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Sarala - Best Child Actor of the World
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CASEY COMMUNITY VOLUNTEER AWARDS 2007
SEWA President Tissa
Amarasekere received the Award from Cr Mayor Collin Butler
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Major incidents involving the LTTE last two years outside Sri Lanka
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'Australia to list LTTE as a terrorist organization'
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'Tough position to be taken against terrorism and the LTTE' U.S Ambassador
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Singapore assures to help prevent LTTE terrorist activities
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President Mahinda Rajapakse met mothers, wives & relatives of displaced people at Temple Trees on 1st of June.

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A lorry transporting 1052 Kgs' of C4 apprehended- Nikaweratiya
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Foreign Ministry clarifies arrests of Miss Parmeshwari and Mr. Basnayke
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SPORTS


Rex Foulstone - over sixty crickter
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Test record  for Vaas
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Inzamam tips Whatmore to get coaching slot
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Murali destroys Bangladesh
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England 's New One-Day Captain Paul Collingwood Sounds Warning Bells For West Indies And India
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Rumesh declines assistant coach role
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Former Bangladesh Coach Dav Whatmore Interviewed by Pakistan Board Panel
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Sri Lanka 's Star Batsman Sanath Jayasuriya Says He Feels Comfortable At Lancashire And Hopes To Add To His Happy Memories
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Vaughan out of one-day team
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Jayawardene dissapointed by Atapattu
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Shane Warne takes centre stage
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Akhtar, Younis recalled for India ODI
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I am a practical coach-
Bayliss
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Australia's Bayliss is new Sri Lanka coach
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Statement by ICC Anti-Corruption and Security Unit Chairman Lord Condon
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Sri Lankan cricket star Lasith Malinga
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South African Graham Ford in new Team India coach

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Murali 5-95
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Mercantile Swimming Championship for President's Trophy
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Air force officer appointed Sri Lanka cricket manager
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Donald set to fire up Harmison
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Missing stars take gloss away from Afro-Asia Cup
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Russel Arnold felicitated by Peterites
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Moody embarrassed by Aussies
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Cricket coach Kulatunga shot dead
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