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Secretary receives former Afghan leader HE Hamid Karzai

[August 31 2015]

The former President of Afghanistan HE Hamid Karzai arrived in the island today (31st Monday, August 2015).  

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Boy's horror as armed soldier puts him in headlock

Steps to rehabilitate Maho - Vavuniya Railway track

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

Navy rescues ten Sri Lankan fishermen in distress

[August 31 2015]

Promptly responding to the request made by Department of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, the Sri Lanka Navy dispatched Sri Lanka Naval Ship "Udara" from the port of Galle on 28th August 2015 to rescue ten local fishermen onboard multi-day fishing trawlers "Manusath" and "Isuruputha 03" drifting 63 km (35 nautical miles) South East of Hambantota due to an engine failure.

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President participates in Sadaham Yaathra at Uposhatharamaya Temple, Teldeniya

[August 30 2015]

The Sadaham Yathra program for Nikini Poya Day was held Saturday (29) at Historical Uposhatharamaya Temple in Karaliyedda, Teldeniya with the participation of President Maithripala Sirisena.

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Australian Naval Ship in the island

[August 30 2015]

Australian Naval Ship HMAS 'Melbourne' arrived in Colombo on 29th August 2015 on a goodwill visit. Sri Lanka Navy accorded the visiting ship and its crew a traditional naval welcome.

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Ranaviru Monument unveiled in Galnewa

[August 30 2015]

The Ranaviru Monument built at the Galnewa Pradeshiya Sabha pemises in memory of the gallant soldiers who made supreme sacrifices on behalf of the country was unveiled under the patronage of North Central Governor P.B. Dissanayake. 

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'Cormorant Strike VI - 2015' begins on September 3

[August 29 2015]

The three-week long joint military exercise involving thousands of Sri Lankan armed forces personnel and representatives from foreign countries will commence on Thursday (September3) for the sixth consecutive year, the Army said. 

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Annual Christian Memorial Service 2015

[August 29 2015]

The Annual Air Force Christian Memorial Service in memory of those who made the supreme sacrifice was held at All Saints Church,Borella, at 1600 hrs on 28 June 2015 with the participation of the Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala. 

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Indian Coast Guard Ship 'Varaha' gifted to SL Navy [August 28 2015]

New sewerage and waste water treatment plant for Vavuniya hospital [August 28 2015]

Japanese Embassy Envoys Meet Mullaittivu Commander [August 27 2015]

Biswal meets President Sirisena [August 26 2015]

Navy rescues Sri Lankan fishermen in distress [August 26 2015]


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