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Sri Lanka and China reiterate their firm commitment to strengthen friendship and bilateral relations

[March 01 2015]

Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera concluded a successful two-day official visit to China today...

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US officials question Netanyahu's judgement

Govt launches two housing projects to provide houses for 50,000 families

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

SLAF turns 64

[March 01 2015]]

The Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) turns 64 on March 2. Celebrations will be held to mark the Air Force Day. The SLAF has scheduled official ceremonies to be held at headquarters, camps and all units established all over the country to mark the anniversary. 

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Commission to expedite hearings before August

[March 01 2015]

The three members of the Commission of Inquiry probing disappearances will sit separately from next week to expedite the hearings, with seemingly a final extension granted by the Government till August this year to wrap up the whole process. 

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UN Under Secretary General to arrive in Sri Lanka today

[February 28 2015]

The Under Secretary General of the Department of Political Affairs of the United Nations Jeffrey Feltman will arrive in Sri Lanka today on a four-day visit from 28 February to 3 March 2015. 

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Secretary Defence Graces CSD 'Passing Out Parade'

[February 28 2015]

The Secretary to the Ministry of Defence Mr. BMUD Basnayake was the Chief Guest at the 'Passing Out Parade' of the Civil Security Department (CSD) held at the CSD Advance Training School in Galkiriyagama yesterday (27th February, 2015). 

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Government takes measures to prevent spread of renal disease

[February 27 2015]

The government has taken a series of steps to control and prevent the renal disease that is spreading mostly among the agriculture community in the country.

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Secretary inspects Sandahiru Stupa construction work

[February 27 2015]

The Secretary to the Ministry of Defence Mr. BMUD Basnayake arrived at the Sandahiru Stupa construction site today morning (27th Feb) during his visit to the sacred city of Anuradhapura. 

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Secretary meets Atamasthanadhipathi in Anuradhapura

[February 27 2015]

The Secretary to the Ministry of Defence Mr. BMUD Basnayake visited the sacred city of Anuradhapura to pay homage to the holy temples and meet the Atamasthanadhipathi (Chief Prelate of the Eight Sacred Places of Worship) most venerable Pallegama Sirinivasabhidana Thero yesterday (26th February, 2015). 

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Three new heads of mission present credentials

[February 26 2015]

Two ambassadors and a high commissioner presented their credentials to President Maithripala Sirisena at the Presidential Secretariat this morning. 

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New Army Commander calls on the State Minister of Defence

[February 26 2015]

The new Commander of the Army Lieutenant General Crishanthe De Silva made a call on to the State Minister of Defence Hon. Ruwan Wijewardene this morning (26th Thursday, February 2015) at the Ministry. 

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Former Army Commander calls on the State Minister of Defence

[February 26 2015]

The former Commander of the Army General Daya Ratnayake made a farewell call to the State Minister of Defence Hon. Ruwan Wijewardene this morning (26th Thursday, February 2015) at the Ministry. 

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New Army Commander calls on the Secretary

[February 26 2015]

The new Commander of the Army Lieutenant General Crishanthe De Silva made a call on to the Secretary to the Ministry of Defence Mr. BMUD Basnayake today (26th Thursday, February 2015). 

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'Worlds End' rescue team felicitated [February 26 2015]

5th round of Sri Lanka - South Africa Partnership Forum convened in Colombo [February 25 2015]

Former Commander Pays Courtesy Call on President [February 25 2015]

World Bank reaffirms its commitment to support Sri Lanka [February 25 2015]

U.N. Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs to visit Sri Lanka [February 25 2015]

 


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