09th February 2018 18:33:22 Hours
A combination of three-member elite Commando and Special Force Regiments, making history on Independence Day at Galle Face Greens, Colombo, for the first time performed a ‘BASE Jump’......
08th February 2018 11:21:35 Hours
The newly-appointed Defence Adviser of the Australian High Commission in Sri Lanka, Group Captain Sean Unwin paid a courtesy call on the Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake on Thursday (8) at the Army Headquarters.
07th February 2018 15:03:57 Hours
The customary Passing out Parade of the 12th Force Protection Company (FPC) for the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNFIL) set to leave for Lebanon was held at the Regimental Headquarters, Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment, (RHQ -SLSR).....
05th February 2018 20:00:12 Hours
Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake, Commander of the Army this evening (5) went to the Bellanwila Raja Maha Vihara premises and paid his respect to the remains of late Professor Ven Bellanwila Wimalaratana Nayake Thero, Chancellor, University of Sri Jayawardanepura.
05th February 2018 14:59:08 Hours
Major General Jagath Gunawardane of the Corps of Sri Lanka Engineers (SLE) took over duties as the new Master General Ordnance (MGO) at the Army Headquarters on Monday (5) during a brief ceremony at his office.
05th February 2018 14:23:05 Hours
To coincide with the 70th Independence Day, 52 Division troops under the Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J) on Saturday (3) offered their blood for use of patients in the Jaffna Teaching Hospital.
05th February 2018 14:09:17 Hours
Mother Sri Lanka entered a new era of peace and prosperity on Saturday (4), commemorating her 70th National Independence Day under the theme, ‘One Nation’ in a simple, yet dignified ceremony...
04th February 2018 13:53:40 Hours
More than 200 members of the Army, together with Civil Security Department personnel under the ‘Pibidemu Polonnaruwa’ project on Wednesday (31) began clearing and renovating one of the most vital irrigational.....
02nd February 2018 22:35:13 Hours
Major General Sathyapriya Liyanage took over duties as the new Commander, Security Forces - West (SF-West) on Friday (2) after a brief ceremony, comprised of both religious observances and military formalities. A Guard Turnout plus a Guard of Honour......
02nd February 2018 22:17:13 Hours
A delegation from Israel paid a courtesy call on Major General Dampath Fernando, Deputy Chief of Staff (DCOS) at the Army Headquarters on Friday (2). During the cordial meeting, the two-member Israel delegation exchanged views with the DCOS on several matters of mutual interest and concern.