|Friday, June 9, 2000,
|S P O T L I
G H T
PM calls on
June 8 (PTI) Prime Minister Atal Behari Vajpayee
called on President K.R. Narayanan at the Rasthrapati
Bhavan here this evening. During the meeting lasting 75
minutes, he briefed the President on developments during
the week Mr Narayanan was away on a state visit to China.
Mr Narayanan apprised Mr Vajpayee of his talks with
Chinese leaders, according to a Rasthrapati Bhavan
spokesman. The President, who had been on a week-long
state visit to China, had also visited the cities of
Dalian and Kunming.
June 8 (AP) More than 30 Indonesians were feared
dead after a ferry sank at sea between Java and the
resort island of Bali, a local official said today.
Karngun Sudono, an Indonesian seaport official in the
East Javan town of Ketapang, said 49 persons were rescued
after yesterday nights accident in the Bali