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Newly-elected President of Sri Lanka Sirisena says there was a plan to deny him presidency

Jan 26, 2015

Newly-elected President of Sri Lanka Sirisena says there was a plan to deny him presidency

Sri Lanka's President Sirisena has said that there was a "plan" to deny him victory by his predecessor even after the results showed that he had won the Presidential election. #Sri Lanka #NewsTracker #Mahinda Rajapaksa #TheySaidIt #Maithripala Sirisena #Sri Lanka Presidential Election
Sri Lanka expels RAW Colombo chief for allegedly helping oust Mahinda Rajapaksa

Jan 19, 2015

Sri Lanka expels RAW Colombo chief for allegedly helping oust Mahinda Rajapaksa

Sri Lanka expelled the Colombo station chief of India's spy agency in the run-up to this month's presidential election, political sources said. #World #India #Sri Lanka #New Delhi #NewsTracker #Mahinda Rajapaksa #RAW #Colombo #Sri Lanka polls #Maithripala Sirisena #Sri Lanka Presidential Elections
Sri Lanka Polls Live: Sirisena sworn in as President; Pope Francis likely to visit island nation

Jan 09, 2015

Sri Lanka Polls Live: Sirisena sworn in as President; Pope Francis likely to visit island nation

Counting has begun for the Sri Lankan Presidential election which sees incumbent Mahinda Rajapaksa contest for an unprecedented third term against his former health minister Maithripala Sirisena, who mounted a shock challenge. #Politics #World #Sri Lanka #NewsTracker #Mahinda Rajapaksa #presidential election #Maithripala Sirisena
Maithripala Sirisena trounces Mahinda Rajapaksa, sworn-in as Sri Lankan President

Jan 09, 2015

Maithripala Sirisena trounces Mahinda Rajapaksa, sworn-in as Sri Lankan President

Sirisena, who led a revolt and defected to the opposition camp on the eve of announcement of the elections, was sworn-in as President. #Sri Lanka #NewsTracker #Mahinda Rajapaksa #LTTE #President #Presidential elections #Sirisena #Sri Lankan Politics
Meet Sri Lanka's new President Maithripala Sirisena: He who did the impossible

Jan 09, 2015

Meet Sri Lanka's new President Maithripala Sirisena: He who did the impossible

Previously the Health Minister in Rajapaksa's government, Sirisena pulled off the ultimate coup by defecting to the opposition soon after Rajapaksa announced the date of the Presidential election. #World #Sri Lanka #Mahinda Rajapaksa #WhoIsThis #Maithripala Sirisena #Sri Lanka Presidential Election

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Obama, Romney play dirty Is all hope lost for America?

Nov 06, 2012

Obama, Romney play dirty Is all hope lost for America?

Republicans are set to oppose everything Obama does if he gets re-elected. Democrats are poised to oppose everything Romney does if he gets elected. #Barack Obama #Mitt Romney #US Presidential Election 2012
US election Why there are no bumper stickers in Indian politics

Nov 06, 2012

US election Why there are no bumper stickers in Indian politics

The principle difference between India's political signage and hoardings and America's, is this. In America, it's pure text. In India, as we can observe, it's photographs and names of people. #Barack Obama #JustSaying #Mitt Romney #US Presidential Election 2012 #US Preseidential
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