Two people shot dead near Hikkaduwa Divisional Secretariat

Two people were shot dead near the Hikkaduwa Divisional Secretariat office this evening, the Police said.According to the Police the gunmen arrived on a motorcycle and opened fire on the two individuals near the Divisional Secretariat office in Hikkaduwa. The victims were admitted to hospital but they succumbed to their injuries.

Here are the Merrill Lynch reports that underestimated the bank bailout by

first_imgTHIS WEEK, WE reported on the news that Merrill Lynch underestimated the costs of the bank bailout by €47bn in a 2008 report for the then government.The documents (links below), released to Sinn Fein finance spokesperson Pearse Doherty under freedom of information, show a presentation and briefing document prepared for the Department of Finance and the National Treasury Management Agency (NTMA) in October and November 2008.They show the low estimate itself, as well as various options that were considered to deal with the banking crisis.Read: Merrill Lynch presentation to Department of Finance November 2008>Read: Merrill Lynch presentation to National Treasury Management Agency October 2008>last_img