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Mahinda Rajapaksa resigns as PM

Saturday, 15 December 2018 10:37

Former president Mahinda Rajapaksa, who was appointed as prime minister by President Maithripala Sirisena on October 26, has informed UPFA MPs that he has resigned from PM post, MP Shehan Semasinghe said. ...

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Opening of Ramzi & Co

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GMOA says no to Rajitha as Heath Minster

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The Government Medical Officers Association (GMOA) said yesterday they had requested President Maithripala Sirisena not ...


EC Chief to seek SC ruling on PC polls

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Election Commission Chairman Mahinda Deshapriya said on Thursday the EC would seek a ruling from the Supreme Court on th...


I resigned to make way for Prez to form new Govt.: MR

Saturday, 15 December 2018 13:58
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Mahinda Rajapaksa said in a statement a short while ago that he resigned from the position of Prime Minister to mak...


SC ruling has enshrined people's franchise: JVP

Saturday, 15 December 2018 12:50
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While rejecting the claim that the Supreme Court decision on dissolving parliament had prevented the election being held...


Either support Ranil or be in opposition: SLPP tells TNA

Saturday, 15 December 2018 08:19
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The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) should decide either to ally with the United National Party (UNP) or to sit in the opp...


Over 2,000 cops in Colombo for festive season

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More than 2,000 police personnel in uniform and civies will be deployed in the Colombo City during the festive season, P...


Ratnapriya, Wiyangoda, Wijesuriya quizzed by SIU

Friday, 14 December 2018 23:15
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The Police Special Investigation Unit (SIU) today recorded statements from three members of the ‘Purawesi Balaya&r...


Ranil to take oath as PM: Ashoka Abeysinghe

Friday, 14 December 2018 21:00
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UNP leader Ranil Wickremesinghe will take oath as Prime Minister on Sunday, UNP MP Ashoka Abeysinghe said. ...


UNP condemns unruly incident outside Lake House

Friday, 14 December 2018 19:43
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The United National Party (UNP) today condemned the unruly incident which had taken place at Lake House on Thursday even...


Mahinda to resign tomorrow: Lakshman Yapa

Friday, 14 December 2018 19:03
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Former president Mahinda Rajapaksa, who was appointed as prime minister by President Maithripala Sirisena on October 26,...


Special meeting between Prez, UPFA

Friday, 14 December 2018 18:05
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A special meeting between President Maithripala Sirisena and UPFA parliamentary group headed by Mahinda Rajapaksa was he...


SC refuses to vacate CA’s interim order against MR

Friday, 14 December 2018 17:57
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The Supreme Court refused to vacate the interim order given by the Court of Appeal restraining Mahinda Rajapaksa and his...


Submissions on MR’s appeal concluded

Friday, 14 December 2018 17:35
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Submission on Mahinda Rajapakse’s appeal against the Interim Order given by the Court of Appeal recently restraini...


Malinga named Sri Lanka's ODI, T20I captain

Friday, 14 December 2018 17:00
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Sri Lanka's leadership roulette continues with Lasith Malinga now being appointed as the limited-overs captain, and ...


SLPP MPs to attend next parliamentary sessions

Friday, 14 December 2018 16:15
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The Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) MPs will attend the parliamentary sessions on December 18, MP Kanchana Wijesekera...


Contempt of Court case filed against Sarath N Silva

Friday, 14 December 2018 15:44
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A Contempt of Court case was filed at the Supreme Court by three petitioners against former Chief Justice Sarath N Silva...


UNF in dialogue with selected SLFP MPs to form Govt: Nalin Bandara

Friday, 14 December 2018 14:01
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The United National Front (UNF) is currently engaged in a dialogue with a selected group of SLFP MPs for the purpose of ...


SC rejects motion requesting a 5-judge Bench

Friday, 14 December 2018 11:55
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Supreme Court today rejected a motion requesting a 5-judge Bench to hear Mahinda Rajapaksa's appeal against the Cour...


Justice Aluwihare announces the retirement of Justice Ewa Wanasundara

Friday, 14 December 2018 10:47
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Before the proceedings of Mahinda Rajapakse’s appeal were initiated Justice Aluwihare pronouncing the retirement o...


President to appoint new Cabinet on Monday

Friday, 14 December 2018 08:05
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President Maithripala Sirisena will appoint a new Cabinet on Monday (17), Nishantha Muthuhettigamage said. ...


Ranil seeks fuller SC bench to hear MR’s appeal

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Lawyers of UNP Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe have filed a petition in the Supreme Court seeking a Fuller Bench to hear Mah...


Conditions exist-UNF Parliamentary Group tells RW

Friday, 14 December 2018 05:39
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The United National Front (UNF) Parliamentary Group had informed party Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe that the Sri &nb...


UNP has to mull coalition again: Susil

Friday, 14 December 2018 03:53
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The United National Party (UNP) would have to think of forming a coalition Government if it were to form a Government, U...


SriLankan Airlines Commission: Mihin had never followed a manual when appointing GSAs

Friday, 14 December 2018 02:42
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Mihin Lanka had never followed a manual or proper agreement when appointing General Sales Agents (GSA) to the airline, i...


Possibility of a quick end: Ajith Perera

Friday, 14 December 2018 01:16
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Stating that there is a possibility of a quick end to the present political crisis in the country, UNP MP Ajith P. Perer...


Won’t let UPFA ally with UNP: Prez

Thursday, 13 December 2018 23:23
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The President assured that he would not allow the United People’s Freedom Alliance (UPFA) to ally with the United ...


MR likely to relinquish office along with Cabinet

Thursday, 13 December 2018 22:08
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Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa, who recently served as the Prime Minister, is likely to relinquish office in the gov...


Not ready to work with Ranil at any cost: Prez

Thursday, 13 December 2018 21:05
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In the wake of the Supreme Court ruling today, President Maithripala Sirisena is reported to have told the parliamentary...


Security tightened outside Lake House

Thursday, 13 December 2018 20:39
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A tense situation reported outside Lake House this evening when a group of United National Party (UNP) supporters report...


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New wife unknowingly gave her husband a rag

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