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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 19, 2018
Sri Lanka warns of resurgence of demand for Tamil Eelam; President Maithiripala Sirisena says separatists regrouping abroadSirisena came to power in January 2015 on the back of strong support from the minority Tamil community after pledging reparations for war victims and accountability for rights abuses.
May 11, 2018
Sri Lanka Army to set up directorate to counter war crime charges levied on it during final phase of conflict with LTTEThe Sri Lankan Army has set up a special international directorate tasked with countering allegations of war crimes, Army Chief Mahesh Senanayake has said
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 20, 2018
BBC apologises for 'mixing up' Narendra Modi with Sri Lankan President Maithripala SirisenaBBC apologised for mistakenly referring to Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena as Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a live news broadcast of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting
Apr 12, 2018
Six Sri Lankan ministers resign from their posts, say they were unable to continue work in unity governmentSix Sri Lankan ministers resigned, saying they were unable to continue work in the country's 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.