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President Graces "Viru Sisu Pradeepa" Scholarship Awarding Ceremony

[July 30 2015]

President Maithripala Sirisena graced the "Viru Sisu Pradeepa" scholarship awarding ceremony as the Chief Guest at the Defence Services College, Colombo today (30th July).

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MH370: Plane wreckage found in Indian Ocean tested

Project for construction of Flyovers at Rajagiriya, Ganemulla and Polgahawela

Australia grants Rs 10 m for sanitation facilities in resettled villages in Mannar

Postal voting begins today

[August 03 2015]

Police officers and teachers of state schools will be allowed to cast their postal ballot today, Election Department said.

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Sigiriya Rally Cross 2015

[August 03 2015]

"Sigiriya Rally Cross 2015", one of the highlights of the Sri Lankan Motor Racing Calendar, was concluded on 02nd August 2015 at the SLAF Sigiriya Racing Track with a large number of spectators. The event was graced by Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala.

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Free domestic power supply for resettled families in the North and East

[August 02 2015]

The Government has taken steps to restore provision of electricity connections free of charge to 20,000 resettled families in the North and to grant an additional allocation of Rs. 105 million to facilitate free domestic power supply connection to 5000 resettled families in 2015.

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President unveils archeologically restored historic Abayagiriya Stupa

[August 01 2015]

President Maithripala Sirisena unveiled the archeologically restored historic Abayagiriya Chaithya (Stupa) for the public on Friday (31), the Esala Poya Day.

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New Zealand investors keen to invest in Sri Lanka

[July 31 2015]

A New Zealand business delegation keen to invest in Sri Lanka will be visiting the island at the end of November to explore investment opportunities, said the New Zealand Ambassador to Sri Lanka Grahame Morton.

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Navy deploys life saving teams to assist devotees

[July 30 2015]

The Navy has deployed Rapid, Response, Rescue, and Relief Squadron (4Rs) personnel to provide life saving and other necessary assistance to the devotees at Okanda and Thalawila during the festival season.

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Navy SVU Head meets MOD SVU Chairperson

[July 30 2015]

The new President of the Seva Vanitha Unit of the Sri Lanka Navy Mrs. Yamuna Wijegunarathne met the Chairperson of the Seva Vanitha Unit of the Ministry of Defence Mrs. S Basnayake today (30th Thursday, July 2015).

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Dr Abdul Kalam 's demise, an irreparable loss not only to India but to entire world - President

[July 29 2015]

Dr. Kalam was a man of firm conviction and indomitable spirit and I saw him as an outstanding statesman of the world. His death is an irreparable loss not only to India but to the entire world, stated President Maithripala Sirisena in his condolence message at the demise of former President of India Dr A P J Abdul Kalam..

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Secretary attends PLA Anniversary event [July 29 2015]

President participates in Independence Day celebrations of Maldives [July 28 2015]

All South Asian leaders must work in unison to eradicate drug menace - President [July 27 2015]

Special Awareness Campaign on Disaster Management [July 27 2015]

President Maithripala Sirisena to attend commemoration of the Golden Jubilee of Independence of Maldives [July 26 2015]


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