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KDU IRC - 2015 Commenced

[August 28 2015]

Inaugural session of the International Research Conference organized by the Kotelawala Defence University (KDU IRC - 2015) was commenced with the participation of scholars, foreign and local dignitaries at the KDU premises in Ratmalana yesterday (27 Aug).  

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INTERNATIONAL

DEVELOPMENT

RESETTLEMENT

'No foreign role' in Bangkok bomb

Steps to rehabilitate Maho - Vavuniya Railway track

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

'Exercise - 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]

Secretary to the Ministry of Defence Mr. B. M. U. D. Basnayake participated at the ceremonial handing over of the former Indian Coast Guard Ship Varaha to the Sri Lanka Navy at the port of Colombo yesterday (27th Aug). 

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New sewerage and waste water treatment plant for Vavuniya hospital

[August 28 2015]

The Vavuniya General Hospital is the second largest hospital in the Northern Province which provides a priceless service to arround 400,000 people in Vavuniya, Mullaitivu, Kilinochchi, Mannar and a part of Anuradhapura district.

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Japanese Embassy Envoys Meet Mullaittivu Commander

[August 27 2015]

A group of embassy official of the Embassy of Japan in Sri Lanka, Ms Mariko Yamamoto and Mr I. Ratnayake on Tuesday (25) met Major General P.U.S Vithanage, Commander Security Force Headquarters-Mullaittivu (SFHQ-MLT) at the SFHQ- MLT premises with a view to receiving an update on general matters of concern to them in Mullaittivu area.

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Biswal meets President Sirisena

[August 26 2015]

US Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Nisha Biswal called on Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena at the Presidential Secretariat on Tuesday (25) evening. She was accompanied by the Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights and Labor Tom Malinowski. 

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Navy rescues Sri Lankan fishermen in distress

[August 26 2015]

The Sri Lanka Navy rescued six local fishermen onboard a multi-day fishing trawler "Suranga" drifting 405 km (225 nautical miles) East of Trincomalee due to an engine failure. 

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New DG - SLCG pays courtesy call on Secretary Defence

[August 25 2015]

The newly appointed Director General of Sri Lanka Coast Guard Rear Admiral GDAS Wimalathunge paid a courtesy call on Secretary to the Ministry of Defence Mr. BMUD Basnayake at the Ministry premises today afternoon (25th Tuesday, August 2015). 

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The story unfolding in Sri Lanka is a testament to the world - US Asst.Secy Biswal

[August 25 2015]

The United States today (25) reaffirmed their strong support for Sri Lanka and Sri Lankan people for their commitment towards institutions of good governance, peace and prosperity. 

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Former British PM Blair to assist eliminate misconceptions on Sri Lanka

[August 25 2015]

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair has assured to appear on behalf of Sri Lanka in eliminating misconceptions in the world. He gave this assurance during a meeting with President Maithripala Sirisena. 

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Nisha Biswal due today

[August 25 2015]

US Assistant Secretary of State for Central and South Asian Affairs Nisha Biswal is due in the island today.  

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Presidential Commission on Missing Persons records evidence in Valachchenai [August 25 2015]

Archbishop of Colombo Blesses New Navy Commander [August 25 2015]

Defence Seminar - 2015 to held in September [August 24 2015]

CSD holds Annual Welfare Lottery Draw for Ranaviru Housing Project [August 24 2015]

IN RETROSPECT [August 24 2015]

 


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