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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

The 64th Anniversary of the Sri Lanka Air Force was celebrated on 02 March 2015 by all SLAF establishments

[March 02 2015]]

The Commander of the Sri Lanka Air Force, Air Marshal Kolitha Gunatilleke, addressed the parade held at AFHQ premises and extended his best wishes to all members of the Air Force on it's 64th anniversary.  

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No agreement which adversely affect local businessmen will be signed - President

[March 02 2015]]

President Maithripala Sirisena emphasized that no agreement will be signed with any country that will adversely affect the local businessmen.  

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4th India-Sri Lanka Army to Army Staff Talks begin

[March 02 2015]]

The fourth India-Sri Lanka Army to Army Staff talks began today (02th Monday, March 2015) at the Army Headquarters in Colombo. The meeting is being held with the objective of enhancing Defence Cooperation between the two armies and will go on till 04th (Wednesday, March 2015).  

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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]

Secretary meets Atamasthanadhipathi in Anuradhapura [February 27 2015]

Three new heads of mission present credentials [February 26 2015]

New Army Commander calls on the State Minister of Defence [February 26 2015]

Former Army Commander calls on the State Minister of Defence [February 26 2015]


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