Prez will take necessary action after receiving Speaker’s letter: Samarasinghe

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Govt. decides to hold PC poll under PR system

The Cabinet has agreed to prepare legal draft to hold the Provincial Council (PC) election...


Find a peaceful solution, respect democratic institutions: MEPs

The MPs of the European Parliament (MEPs) on Tuesday called upon all relevant parties in S...


Glad to see parliament fulfilling its role: US

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Speaker to ask Prez to take further action constitutionally

The Speaker would take steps to send a copy of the No-Faith Motion and the resolution subm...


Vadivel Suresh to resign from ministerial portfolio

Minister Vadivel Suresh said today he would resign from the ministerial portfolio. ...


Tense situation in Parliament



Sovereignty of Legislature prevailed: TNA

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122 MPs informed they voted in favour of no-faith motion: Ranil

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G.S.Vithanage appointed SriLankan Chairman

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Won't accept 'no-faith motion': Govt.

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Wasanath Senanayake to resign as minister

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Wasanatha seen with Sajith and Ravi

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Govt. has no majority in Parliament: Karu

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Parliament adjourned

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Fowzie, Piyasena Gamage, Manusha cross over to opposition

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Motion to suspend Standing Orders passed in Parliament

The motion brought in to suspend the Standing Orders passed in Parliament with a majority ...


Reality…

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Parliament sessions begin

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JVP hands over no-faith motion against PM Rajapaksa

The Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) has decided to hand over a no-confidence motion agains...


Party leaders’ meeting concluded

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SLPP - SLFP to contest as a common front

The Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) and the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) will certain...


Ranil falls prey to his own trap: Anura

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Il maha viru samaruma



Will request for a full-judge bench: Govt.

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Give us 2/3rds for a stable Govt.: Lakshman Yapa

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Jayalath Manoratne hospitalised

Sri Lanka leading dramatist, and a lecturer Jayalath Manoratne had been hospitalised due t...


Speaker cannot convene parliament: Govt.

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SC order: Resounding victory for people’s franchise

UNP Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe today said the interim order issued by Supreme Courts susp...


President convenes National Security Council

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