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Navy has a pivotal role to play to thwart drug trafficking

[June 29 2015]

Addressing Sri Lanka Navy troops President Maithripala Sirisena said that, the Sri Lanka Navy has performed meticulously and victoriously during the past decades while assuring the national security of the motherland. Knowledge gaining, sharing, training and engaging in research & development is significant, as world navies' move forward with modern technologies nowadays, he added. 

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US and Cuba to announce plan to open embassies

President declares open Galle Face Roundabout

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

Grade 5 Scholarship winners awarded with educational scholarships

[July 07 2015]

Over 138 children from War Hero families who had excelled at Grade 5 Scholarship Examination last year received Education Scholarships under the patronage of the State Minister of Defence Hon. Ruwan Wijewardene in a ceremony organized by the Ranaviru Seva Authority (RVSA) at the Naval Headquarters Auditorium, Colombo yesterday (06th Monday, July 2015).

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Iftar Programme held at SLAF Base Katunayake

[July 07 2015]

An Iftar Programme was held at SLAF Base Katunayake on 2nd July 2015 on the guidance of the Base Commander Air Commodore Sudarshana Pathirana for the second consecutive year to increase the religious harmony among the members of the Air Force.

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State minister of Defence attends drama competition

[July 06 2015]

State Minister of Defence Hon. Ruwan Wijewardene graced a short drama competition organized by Ruwan Wijewardene Cultural Arts Foundation at the Sudarshi Hall, Cultural Arts Center in Colombo today (6th Monday, July 2015).

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Army Commander Condoles on the Death of Major General K.J Wijethilleke

[July 06 2015]

Funeral of late Major General K. Jagath Wijethilleke RWP USP ndc psc, Commissioner General of Rehabilitation who passed away after a sudden illness on Saturday (4) takes place on Tuesday (7) at the General Cemetery, Borella with full military honours.

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Gunner Supercross-2015

[July 06 2015]

'Gunner Supercross - 2015' one of the most thrilling motor race event in annual racing calendar, organized by Sri Lanka Artillery with the collaboration of Sri Lanka Auto sports Drivers Association (SLADA) held at Sri Lanka Artillery (SLA) track in Minneriya yesterday (5th Sunday, July 2015).

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Equipment for higher education of blind children

[July 05 2015]

President Maithripala Sirisena presided over an event to distributed equipment for the higher education of blind children in the country at the Sri Lanka Council For the Blind in Rajagiriya on Friday (03).

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President briefs 33 newly appointed Envoys

[July 05 2015]

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena on Friday (03) briefed newly appointed Sri Lankan Ambassadors and High Commissioners who will be taking up their new posts soon.

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War Heroes Commemoration Ceremony 2015

[July 04 2015]

SLAF paid tribute to all Officers and men killed in action throughout the three decade long conflict at a simple ceremony attended by the Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Gagan Bulathsinghala today(03 Jun 14).

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Pakistan High Commissioner pays courtesy call on Secretary of Defence

[July 03 2015]

The High Commissioner of Pakistan to Sri Lanka, His Excellency Major General (Retired) Syed Shakeel Hussain, paid a courtesy call to the Secretary to the Ministry of Defence Mr. BMUD Basnayake at the Ministry premises today (3rd Friday, July 2015).

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Female Sea Cadets Assessment Camp concludes

[July 03 2015]

The annual assessment camp of female sea cadets for the year 2015 saw its end on Thursday (02nd July 2015) with a passing out parade at the parade ground of the Naval and Maritime Academy of the Sri Lanka Navy in Trincomalee.

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Secretary Graces Annual Prize Giving of his Alma-Mater [July 03 2015]

Second 'Experience Sri Lanka with Commandos' 4x4 Expedition to be held in August [July 03 2015]

Delegation Comprised of Diplomats Visits Jaffna [July 03 2015]

New Director General of CRD assumes office [July 03 2015]

Speedy issue of NIC's [July 03 2015]


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