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"Sirisanda Sewana" Housing Scheme vest on public

[October 17 2014]

The newly constructed Sirisanda Sewana Housing Scheme situated in Grandpas Blue Mendel for low income families in Colombo was ceremonially declared open by His Excellency the President Mahinda Rajapaksa today (17th October).

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Poppy Day - 2014 commemoration on grand scale on November 9

[October 25 2014]

The commemoration of Poppy Day - 2014, will be held on November 9 at the Viharamaha Devi Park under the patronage of President Mahinda Rajapaksa, Sri Lanka Ex- Servicemen's Association (SLESA) sources said yesterday.

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Vice Chancellor Academy of Military Sciences of the PLA calls on CDS

[October 25 2014]

A six member delegation of the Academy of Military Sciences (AMS) of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) headed by its Vice Chancellor Lt Gen He Lei called on Chief of Defence Staff, General Jagath Jayasuriya yesterday morning (24 October 2014).

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SLT connects "Delft Island" in Jaffna to information super highway

[October 24 2014]

SLT has recently connected Delft Island, located in the East of the Jaffna Peninsula to the country's National ICT Backbone as one of the major post-war ICT development in the Northern Province.

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War Hero wins Gold at 13th Asian Para Games

[October 24 2014]

Corporal Anil Prasanna Jayalath of the Sri Lanka Army Commando Regiment had won gold in the 200 meters (T42) event at the 13th Asian Para Games currently being held in South Korea.

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Russian Ship arrives in the country

[October 24 2014]

The guided missile cruiser of the Russian Navy 'Moskva' arrived at the port of Colombo yesterday (23rd October). The Russian Naval ship is on a replenishment and goodwill visit.

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Survey on those who lost property in North

[October 23 2014]

The Defence and Urban Development Ministry is conducting a survey on Sinhalese, Tamils and Muslims who lost their property/land in the Northern Province from 1980 due to terrorism.

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Can Tamil National Alliance claim Genocide and Colonization

[October 23 2014]

At some point in time throughout the past decade or so members of the Tamil National Alliance have been very liberal in the use of two words - Genocide and Colonization.

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New Welfare Shops opened

[October 23 2014]

A new Welfare Shop was opened at the Ministry of Defence and Urban Development today (23rd October). Chairperson of the Seva Vanitha Unit of the MoD&UD declared open the sales outlet during a simple ceremony held this morning.

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De-proscription will bring adverse effects  

[October 23 2014]

The de-proscription of the LTTE in the European Union will lead to the heightening of activities of the terrorist organization said Brigadier Ruwan Wanigasooriya, Director/Spokesman of the Media Centre during the weekly media briefing held today (23rd October).

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101 new 'Api Wenuwen Api' Houses Ready to handed over to War Heroes - Puttalam District 

[October 23 2014]

Under the nineteenth phase of the 'Api Wenuwen Api' housing project 101 houses constructed in the Puttalam district is ready to hand over to war heroes by His Excellency the President Mahinda Rajapaksa.

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Government will continue to assist parties to defend the LTTE ban

[October 23 2014]

The government yesterday said the recent statements by interested parties on the outcome of the case filed by the LTTE at the European Court seeking the lifting of sanctions are based on an inaccurate premise.

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No interference from security forces on public sittings - Missing Persons Commission

[October 23 2014]

Presidential Commission to Investigate into Complaints Regarding Missing Persons rejected the concerns raised by a think tank over its public sittings and cautioned the critics not to cast unwarranted doubts in the Tamil community.

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Deepavali fosters understanding among communities, increase harmony - President

[October 22 2014]

The festive day of Deepavali, which underlines the great spiritual values of Hinduism, is filled with the spirit of love and devotion, and is an occasion for Hindus to strive for greater spirituality, foster understanding among communities, and increase harmony among people, said President Mahinda Rajapaksa.

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Signal Corps Celebrates 71st Anniversary

[October 22 2014]

Chief of Staff of the Sri Lanka Army Major General Prasad Samarasinghe was the Chief Guest at the 71st Anniversary Celebration ceremony of the Sri Lanka Signal Corps (SLSC) held at the SLSC Headquarters in Panagoda recently (19th Oct). Major Gen. Samarasinghe also performs duties as the Colonel Commandant of the SLSC.

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National Cadet Corps holds Annual Training Camp

[October 22 2014]

The final parade for the Hermann Loos and De Soysa Trophies and the Best Battalion Selection Camp for year 2014 was held recently (19th Oct) at the National Cadet Corps (NCC) Training Centre in Rantambe".

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Meritorious Work by East Bound Troops

[October 22 2014]

Commander Security Force (East) Major General SAAL Perera declared open a newly constructed "Dramashala Hall" of the Sri Bobhirajaramaya in Mailankarachchi temple at Nawaladi recently (18 Oct).

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Security Forces conduct community welfare programmes

[October 21 2014]

Security forces in the East conducted a series of Shramadana Campaigns as part of its post war community service initiatives.

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Damaged Adikarigoda Mosque Restored to its Former Glory & Ceremonially Reopened 

[October 20 2014]

Cementing the existing religious amity further and setting an example for continuous harmonious living, the Army-renovated badly damaged Masjidun Noor Mosque alias Adikarigoda Mosque at Aluthgama was reopened and facilitated again for conduct of prayers during a simple ceremony Friday (17) evening, giving pride of place for religious observances.

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Expert Panel and Missing Persons Commission hold discussion

[October 20 2014]

Chairman and members of the Commission of the Presidential Commission to Investigate into Complaints Regarding Missing Persons (PCICMP) held discussions with Sir. Desmond De Silva, Q.C., Mr. Avdash Kaushal, and Mr. Ahmer Bilal Soofi, Chairman and members of the Advisory Council appointed by the President to advice the PCICMP of inquiry on the specific issues set out by the President in the expanded Mandate of the Commission.

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Government renovates 13 schools in Kilinochchi

[October 19 2014]

The Ministry of Education, with assistance from the Republic of Korea, recently renovated 13 schools in the Kilinochchi District.

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24th IMBL Meeting held onboard SLNS Sagara [October 19 2014]

National Safety Day 2014 to be commemorated in Hambantota [October 18 2014]

Northern Expressway construction in two months [October 17 2014]

Sri Lanka expresses concern over the European Court's decision to annul sanctions on LTTE [October 17 2014]

Navy's Merchant Marine Training School (MMTS) receives Grade B-1 certification enabling seafarers to obtain the Continuous Discharge Certificate (CDC)  [October 17 2014]

 



 

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