After clinging on to power for nearly two months, Sri Lanka’s ex-strongman Mahinda Rajapaksa, who was appointed Prime Minister by President
Political parties in Sri Lanka agreed on Monday to form a select committee to conduct parliamentary affairs amidst a power struggle set off by
Rival Sri Lankan lawmakers threw chilli powder and furniture at each other and disrupted the proceedings of Parliament for a second day Friday,
Sri Lankan lawmakers on Thursday exchanged blows and threw objects at each other, leaving at least one of them bleeding, as MPs loyal to
Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena on Tuesday suffered a major setback as the Supreme Court in a landmark ruling overturned his
Sri Lanka’s President Maithripala Sirisena on Sunday announced reconvening of Parliament on November 14, which he had suspended last month,
Sri Lankan Parliament Speaker Karu Jayasuriya said Friday that President Maithripala Sirisena has agreed to summon the legislature on November 7,
Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has lifted the suspension of parliament and summoned a meeting of the legislature on Monday to end the
Former strongman Mahinda Rajapaksa Monday assumed charge as Sri Lanka’s new Prime Minister after the surprise sacking of his predecessor
Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena on Saturday suspended the parliament till November 16 after sacked Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe
In a dramatic political development in Sri Lanka, former strongman Mahinda Rajapaksa was on Friday sworn in as the new Prime Minister by
The PM said that all political groups in Sri Lanka, including the main Tamil party, have backed the issue of territorial integrity of the country.
Justice minister Wijeyadasa Rajapakshe was sacked for criticising the $ 1.1 bn deal with China for Hambantota port.
Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena will arrive here tomorrow to take part in a global conference on tobacco control which is being hosted