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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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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]

Secretary to the Ministry of Defence Mr. BMUD Basnayake attended a ceremony held to mark the 88th Anniversary of the founding of the Peoples' Liberation Army (PLA) at the Kingsbury Hotel in Colombo yesterday evening (28th Tuesday, July 2015).

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President participates in Independence Day celebrations of Maldives

[July 28 2015]

President Maithripala Sirisena participated in the commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of Independence of the Republic of Maldives as a Special Guest held at the Dharubaaruge Exhibition Hall in Male on 26th July.

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All South Asian leaders must work in unison to eradicate drug menace - President

[July 27 2015]

President Maithripala Sirisena said that all South Asian leaders should work in unison to eradicate the drug menace in the region.

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Special Awareness Campaign on Disaster Management

[July 27 2015]

A special awareness campaign will be conducted to broaden the horizons disaster management work, in the near future for the public of the Haldummulla, Haali Ela, Passara, Uva Paranagama and Welimada areas.

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President Maithripala Sirisena to attend commemoration of the Golden Jubilee of Independence of Maldives

[July 26 2015]

President Maithripala Sirisena will undertake a State visit to participate at the commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of Independence of the Republic of Maldives on 26th July, 2015 in Male. The President will be accompanied by the Minister of Finance Ravi Karunanayake and senior officials of the government.

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Ongoing plans will ensure that no graduate will have to join struggles demanding jobs in future - President

[July 26 2015]

President Maithripala Sirisena said that once the new educational plans are implemented no graduate passing out of universities will have to join protest movements demanding employment.

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SLAF Angampora Ceremony held at BMICH

[July 26 2015]

The third Annual Angampora Martial Art Ceremony of the Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) was held on 25th (July 2015) at the "Gami Kamatha" at the BMICH in Colombo.

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'Foxhill Green' Phase 1 Kicked Off in Diyatalawa

[July 26 2015]

The first phase of the Diyatalawa 'Foxhill Green' Reforestation Project, initiated by the Security Force Headquarters-Central (SFHQ-C), kicked off Friday (24) morning at 'Foxhill' mountain range, Diyatalawa after a brief ceremony.

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Commission to probe Golden Key fiasco soon - President

[July 25 2015]

President Maithripala Sirisena yesterday said he would soon appoint a Special Commission to probe the Golden Key fiasco and to ascertain whether any more individuals involved in the debacle need to be prosecuted.

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SLN renders assistance to Indian fishing trawler in distress in Sri Lankan waters [July 24 2015]

Rear Admiral S Ranasinghe assumed duties as the Navy Chief of Staff [July 23 2015]

Investigations are in-progress on "Mirihana incident" [July 22 2015]

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Naval Academy introduces Unifight [July 22 2015]

 


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