Pakistan PM says drone strikes are a violation of law and territory, day before meeting at White house on security. Nawaz Sharif, Pakistan’s prime minister, is due to meet the US president a day after calling for an end to drone strikes in his country and the release of an independent report stating such attacks […]
Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT), the national telecommunications service provider, is proud to be the ICT Solutions Provider for the 2013 Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) to be held in Colombo, Sri Lanka. The entire SLT team considers it a privilege to have been chosen the total telecommunications service provider to this prestigious highest-level meeting […]
Commander of the Sri Lanka Army, Lieutenant General Daya Ratnayake, met top ranking world military officials including Chief of Staff of the US Army, General Raymond T. Odierno during a three-day long visit to attend the 60th annual meeting of the Association of the United States Army (AUSA ) in Washington, USA. The Army Commander […]
The newly appointed representative of the UNHCR to Sri Lanka Mr. M Golam Abbas paid a courtesy call on Secretary Defence and Urban Development Mr. Gotabaya Rajapaksa today (23rd October) at his office. Secretary Defence and Mr. Abbas had cordial discussions during the meeting.
A volatile situation has occurred in Pottuvil area as a land, utilized by the fishermen over a long period of time for their fishery activities, has been conferred to the Pottuvil Pradeshiya Sabha by the Pottuvil Divisional Secretary. The particular land is located in Pottuvil, Arugam Bay, Ulla area. Sinhala Buddhist fishermen groups in the […]
NORTH: On information received, troops recovered one 60 mm mortar bomb, two 81 mm mortar bombs, two anti personnel mines and two hand grenades form KUPPILAN, THELLIPALAI, ALAVDDI, ALIYAVALAI, PULIYANKULAM and VELLANKULAM areas on Tuesday (22). De-mining group recovered eight anti personnel mines from KOMPAVITHAKULAM area on the same day (22). EAST: Troops in the […]
A plot of land was handed over to a deserving war hero at function held at the ministry today (22nd October). The title deed of the land was handed over to Lance Corporal Wijesooriya of Sri Lanka Army by the Chairperson of the of Defence Ministry’s Seva Vanitha Unit Mrs. Ioma Rajapaksa at the function. […]
Two Chinese dignitaries made financial donations to the MoD Seva Vanitha Unit at a function held at the ministry today (22nd October). Mrs. Ding Yue, wife of the Chinese Ambassador and Mrs. Songting Luo together handed over donations worth rupees one million each to the Chairperson of the MoD Seva Vanitha Unit, Mrs. Ioma Rajapaksa. […]