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Norway lauds President's dedication to the Nation

[April 25 2015]

Norway is satisfied with the success of the Sri Lanka Government's 100-day programme. Norwegian Ambassador Grete Lochen expressed her satisfaction over this programme during a meeting with President Maithripala Sirisena.

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Nepal earthquake: Rescue effort intensifies

Sri Lanka's Export Sector records a five percent growth

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

Sri Lanka condoles with Nepal on the tragic loss

[April 26 2015]

The Government and the people of Sri Lanka is deeply saddened by the tragic loss of lives and extensive damage to property caused by the earthquake which occurred this (25th April) morning in Nepal and extends sincere condolences to the Government and people of Nepal particularly the families of the bereaved, and, wish a speedy recovery to those injured by this calamity.

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Army Rescue & Relief Contingents Fly to Nepal to Assist Earthquake Victims

[April 26 2015]

The first segment of the emergency rescue and relief contingent of 44 Army personnel and 4 Civil Medical Consultants, aboard an SLAF flight, left the Colombo Bandaranaike International Airport for the earthquake-struck Nepal a short while ago this morning (26) at about 5.30 a.m... 

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General Amnesty Ends Today

[April 25 2015]

The recently declared General Amnesty period of Sri Lanka Army has come to an end today (25th April 2015), said Military Spokesperson, Brigadier Jayanath Jayaweera while speaking to the media.

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Sri Lankan delegation visits USS Carl Vinson

[April 25 2015]

A Sri Lankan delegation, which included the Commander of the Sri Lankan Navy, Vice Admiral Jayantha Perera and senior SLN officers, visited the USS Carl Vinson (CVN90), which is a nuclear-powered aircraft carrier of the United States Navy, on 19th April 2015.

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Foreign diplomats hail President Sirisena's commitment to Good Governance

[April 24 2015]

Foreign envoys based in Sri Lanka hailed President Maithripala Sirisena's total commitment to Good Governance and his determination to strengthen democracy despite major obstacles.  

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Chinese Ambassador calls on the Secretary

[April 24 2015]

The new Chinese Ambassador to Sri Lanka, His Excellency Yi Xianliang paid a courtesy call on the Secretary to the Ministry of Defence Mr. BMUD Basnayake today (24th Friday, April 2015).  

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Foundation Stone laid for new meditation complex [April 24 2015]

New Permanent Representative to the UN presents credentials to Secretary General [April 24 2015]

State Minister Felicitates GCE O/L Island Rankers [April 23 2015]

GMCP Head pays courtesy call on the Secretary [April 23 2015]

New Chinese Ambassador Meets State Minister of Defence [April 23 2015]


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