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"The independence day of Sri Lanka is a great national occasion celebrated with parades and pageants combined with the spirit of patriotism and national pride. The celebrations begin with the hoisting of the national flag and singing the national anthem, followed by the traditional lighting of the lamp ceremony. Subsequently there are various cultural programs as well as serving of refreshments." Read More about Independence Day of Sri Lanka from the Sri Lankan and Other web sites below.

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Independence Day (1996) - movie

IMDB stands for The Internet Movie Database. You will find a briefing of the film at first. In this film the aliens are coming and their goal is to invade and destroy. Fighting superior technology, Man's best weapon is the will to survive.
This film is directed by Roland Emmerich and writers are Dean Devlin and Roland Emmerich. Stars are Will Smith, Bill Pullman and Jeff Goldblum. This is the story line of the movie.


On July 2nd, communications systems worldwide are sent into chaos by a strange atmospheric interference. It is soon learned by the military that a number of enormous objects are on a collision course with Earth. At first thought to be meteors, they are later revealed to be gigantic spacecraft, piloted by a mysterious alien species. After attempts to communicate with the aliens go nowhere, David Levinson, an ex-scientist turned cable technician, discovers that the aliens are going to attack major points around the globe in less than a day. On July 3rd, the aliens all but obliterate New York, Los Angeles, and Washington. The survivors set out in convoys towards Area 51, a strange government testing ground where it is rumored the military has a captured alien spacecraft of their own. The survivors devise a plan to fight back against the enslaving aliens, and July 4th becomes the day humanity will fight for its freedom. July 4th is their Independence Day... Written by Gustaf Molin contact him or visit now.

This movie has won Oscar. Another 26 wins and nominations. If you want you can be informed on these before watching the film. Cast section provides you the cast and crew of the movie. Site offers separate sections on Details, Box Office, Company credits, Technical Specs, Did you know, frequently asked questions and user reviews.

Independence of Sri Lanka - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Sri Lanka's Independence Day is celebrated on February 4 to commemorate its internal political independence from British rule on that day in 1948. The day is a national holiday in Sri Lanka. It is celebrated all over the country through flag-hoisting ceremony, dances, parades and performances. Usually, the main celebration takes place in Colombo, where the President raises the national flag and delivers a nationally televised speech.

Many national struggles were made in the history of Sri Lanka. And on the Independence Day all of these are remembered and celebrated. But the freedom struggle made against the British is especially recalled.

In the President's speech, he highlights the achievements of the government during the past year, raises important issues and gives a call for further development. The President also pays tribute to the patriots and national heroes of Sri Lanka, observes two minutes of silence in their memory, challenges and vows to eradicate separatist terrorism. A great military parade is also made. In recent years it shows cases the power of the army, navy, air force, police and the civil defense force. And the commitment, bravery, national unity and determination to achieve peace are recollected in the minds of people.

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