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Jun 10, 2018
Maithripala Sirisena's party leader warns against continuing in ruling alliance led by PM Ranil WickremesingheA senior leader of Sri Lankan president Maithripala Sirisena's SLFP on Sunday warned the party against continuing in the unity government, saying the longer it stays in the ruling coalition led by Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, the more it would suffer.
Jun 05, 2018
Sri Lankan Prime Minister's United National Party wins secret ballot to secure deputy speaker positionSri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe's United National Party won the secret ballot in parliament today for the deputy speaker's position.
May 31, 2018
Sri Lankan president Maithripala Sirisena accuses PM Ranil Wickremesinghe of shielding RajapaksaSri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena accuses PM Ranil Wickremesinghe of shielding Mahinda Rajapaksa, his family and supporters in corruption cases.
May 01, 2018
Sri Lankan president Maithripala Sirisena reshuffles Cabinet for fourth time after months of political impasseSri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena on Tuesday reshuffled his Cabinet for the fourth time and changed the portfolios of 18 ministers, weeks after six ministers had resigned from his National Unity Government.
Apr 05, 2018
Sri Lankan PM Ranil Wickremesinghe comfortably wins no-trust motion moved over failure to tackle anti-Muslim riotsSri Lanka's embattled prime minister Ranil Wickremesinghe on Wednesday comfortably won the no-trust motion moved by the Joint Opposition against him.
Apr 01, 2018
Former Sri Lanka president Rajapaksa hopes incumbent Sirisena will support no-confidence motion against PM WickremesingheMahinda Rajapaksa has expressed hope that Maithripala Sirisena will support a no-confidence motion backed by the Joint Opposition against Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe.
Mar 30, 2018
Power struggle worsens in Sri Lanka as President Maithripala Sirisena cuts Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe's dutiesSri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has reduced the responsibilities of Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe as a power struggle worsened within their uneasy coalition.
Mar 10, 2018
Authorities in Sri Lanka maintain tight vigil as Kandy seeks return to normalcy days after sectarian violenceAs authorities in Sri Lanka finally get a grip on the unrest, which was sparked by a single incident on 4 March, security remains tight in Kandy.
Mar 09, 2018
Sri Lanka communal clashes: 81 suspects arrested after fresh anti-Muslim violence erupts in KandyThe communal violence between majority Sinhala Buddhists and minority Muslims in the Indian Ocean island nation has not subsided despite a state of emergency and a heavy deployment of troops in riot-hit Kandy district
Mar 08, 2018
Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena replaces PM Ranil Wickremesinghe as law and order ministerSri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena on Thursday replaced Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe as the law and order minister amidst fresh violence between majority Sinhala Buddhists and minority Muslims in the Kandy district despite the imposition of nationwide Emergency.