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National 'Ranaviru' Ceremony held

[May 21 2015]

The annual War Hero remembrance ceremony was held at the War Hero Cenotaph in Sri Jayewardenepura, Kotte last evening (20th Wednesday, May 2015) under the patronage of the Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces, President Maithripala Sirisena.

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Government calls for vigilance over conspiracies

[May 22 2015]

The Government requests the people to be vigilant about campaigns carried out by certain political and extremist elements to mislead the Southern people, using media reports and video clippings of recent LTTE commemorative events held in some countries including south India and over the kidnapping, rape and killing of a 18-year-old schoolgirl in Kayts, Jaffna.

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Republic Day celebrated

[May 22 2015]

Secretary to the Ministry of Defence Mr. BMUD Basnayake graced a ceremony held to celebrate the Republic Day of Sri Lanka at the Ministry of Defence (MoD) premises today (22nd Friday, May 2015).

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SRIBAT Closing Ceremony in Haiti Turns Emotional Amid Praises

[May 22 2015]

The formal conclusion of the Sri Lankan Peace Keeping contingent assignment in the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH) took place at the Sri Lankan Peace Keeping Contingent (SRIBAT) Headquarters in Leogane, Haiti on Saturday (16).

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War Heroes Book Mark presented to President

[May 22 2015]

A book mark issued to mark War Heroes Remembrance Month was presented to President Maithripala Sirisena by the President of the Ranaviru Seva Authority, Mrs. Anoma Fonseka today (May 21) at President's Residence.

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MEDIA NOTICE- Sandahiru Seya Project

[May 21 2015]

Information has been received on certain persons/ organizations misleading the general public and fraudulently collecting funds in the name of 'Sanadahiru Seya' project from many parts of the country.

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President Sirisena takes oath as Chief Scout of Sri Lanka

[May 21 2015]

Sri Lanka's President Maithreepala Sirisena took oaths as Chief Scout of Sri Lanka & Patron of the Guild on Tuesday (May 20) at a special ceremony held at the President's Office.

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The rumour on raising the LTTE flag in the North is false - Thoroughly condemned

[May 20 2015]

Issuing a statement the State Minister of Defence Hon. Ruwan Wijewardena totally refutes the allegation made by the former President Mahinda Rajapaksa and a group of opposition Members of Parliament who had stated that the LTTE flag was hoisted in parts of the North at a time when the nation commemorates the sixth year of defeating separatist LTTE terrorism.

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War Heroes laid foundation for national unity & harmony - PM

[May 20 2015]

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe says War Heroes who eliminated terrorism that engulfed our country for a longtime laid the basic foundation to build national unity and harmony.

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Nation Commemorates War Heroes

[May 19 2015]

Sri Lanka commemorated its valiant War Heroes of the Armed Forces, Police and Civil Defence Force at the 'Ranaviru Commemorative Parade -2015' held in Matara today (19th Tuesday, May 2015).

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Sri Lanka Hosts Forum on International Humanitarian Law

[May 19 2015]

The sixth annual South Asian Regional Conference on international humanitarian law (IHL) jointly organized by the Government of Sri Lanka and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), is being held in Colombo from 19-21 May 2015.

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Felicitation ceremony for Sri Lanka Relief Contingent 

[May 18 2015]

The President Maithripala Sirisena, together with the Prime Minister Hon. Ranil Wickramasinghe graced the felicitation ceremony held to appreciate the exceptional service rendered by the Sri Lanka Relief Contingent in humanitarian relief operations in Nepal at an event held at Temple Trees today evening (18th Monday, May 2015). 

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War Heroes commemorating ceremony to be held on 20th May 2015

[May 18 2015]

The annual War Hero commemorating ceremony will be held on 20th Wednesday, May 2015 at the Cenotaph (Ranaviru Monument) in Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte from 1600-1800hrs.

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Jaffna's first Intl Buddhist Conference this week [May 18 2015]

Government says no LTTE Commemorative events [May 18 2015]

Sri Lanka to construct Buddhist, Hindu Monastries in Nepal [May 17 2015]

London Mayor is to lead a business delegation to Sri Lanka [May 17 2015]

New Asgiri Chief Prelate opposes to reopening roads near Temple [May 17 2015]

 


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