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Navy launches coconut planting campaign

A coconut planting campaign launched by Sri Lanka Navy was held at SLNS Uththara on15th January 2022 under the patronage of Commander Northern Naval Area,...

Sri Lankan products and tourism booth draws interest at Dashihui Summit Forum of International Business Cooperation and Public Welfare

The Consulate General of Sri Lanka in Guangzhou promoted Sri Lankan food products, tea, handicrafts and tourism during the Dashihui Summit Forum of International BusinessCooperation...

HE the President Enshrines Offerings to the Restored Kuragala Pagoda During His Surprise Visit

HE the President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, instrumental in conservation of the archaeological site at Kuragala Monastery in Kalthota and the driving force behind the realization of...

A beach cleaning programme held coinciding with VNF Annual Camp

Coinciding with the Annual Camp of Volunteer Naval Force (VNF), a beach cleaning programme was held at the Uswetakeiyawa Beach on 09th January 2022.

Commander Makes Surprise Visit to Panagoda on a Holiday

An unannounced casual visit of General Shavendra Silva, Chief of Defence Staff, Commander of the Army and Head of the Green Agriculture Operation Center (GAOC)...

Unwarranted Rating Action by S&P amid Arrangements to settle ISB Maturity in January 2022

The Government of Sri Lanka (GOSL) is perturbed over today’s announcement by S&P Global Ratings, at a time when the GOSL has diligently lined up...

Navy run COVID – 19 vaccination centres opened in Colombo and Welisara

Two Navy manned COVID-19 vaccination centres commenced operation at the Keththarama Maha Viharaya in Colombo and Nawaloka Ground in Welisara (Jan 14). According to Sri...

Australian High Commissioner meets Commander Eastern Naval Area

The High Commissioner of Australia to Sri Lanka HE David Holly and a group of officials met with the Commander Eastern Naval Area, Rear Admiral...

OCDS-Conceptualized Symposium for Middle-Grade Officers of the Armed Forces Inaugurated

A full-day symposium for Middle-Grade Officers of the Armed Forces, conceptualized by the Office of the Chief of Defence Staff (OCDS) under the theme "Military...

  Adjournment Debate on the Statement of Government Policy scheduled for January 19 th and 20 th

 Ceremonial Opening of the Second Session of the 9 th Parliament on the 18 th Parliament Sittings held from the 18 th to 21...

Current Affairs

Milad-Un-Nabi National Celebration held under the patronage of the Prime Minister

The Milad-Un-Nabi National Celebration was held under the patronage of Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa at Temple Trees last night (19th October).

HE the President Refreshes Memories in Fort, Gajaba Regiment on Army Day

HE the President Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s participation in the 72nd Army Day Anniversary celebration agenda at Anuradhapura, Saliyapura Gajaba Regiment’s Regimental HQ on Sunday (10) is...

President joins special event organized to mark 20th anniversary of 9/11 terror attacks

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa attended the special commemorative event organized in front of the Manhattan Memorial in the United States to mark the 20th anniversary of...

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s special address to the nation

 President Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s special address to the nation

Hajj Message

The Hajj festival is a spiritual celebration that displays the spirit of mutual understanding, compassion and exchange of fond greetings among the Islamdevotees the world...

Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa Addresses the 77th Session of UNESCAP

Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa, today via a video message, addressed the opening segment of the 77th Session of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission...

Nekath Seettuwa’ presented to President

Following the ancient customs and traditions, the ‘Nekath Seettuwa’, the table of auspicious times for this year’s Sinhala and Tamil New Year was presented to...

National ‘Aluth Sahal Mangalya’ held under President’s patronage

The National ‘Aluth Sahal Mangalya’ (New Rice Festival) one of the most venerated ancient agricultural rituals to offer the maiden harvest of Maha season to...

Coherent strategy to boost local apparel industry

Garment owners assure President of meeting export targets

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