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Chandrika joins Sajith

Former President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga will join Sajith Premadasa’s campaign for the Presidency tomorrow, the United National Front announced today.


Breakaway SLFP group backs Sajith

A youth group calling themselves the "organisation to protect SLFP" says it will formally back the New Democratic Front candidate Sajith Premadasa at the Presidential elections.


Pro-Yahapalana civil society activists demand bicameral Parliament

A collective of civil society groups has declared their support for any presidential candidate who promises to establish a bicameral parliament in Sri Lanka tasked with appointing the President.


Tensions rise between SLPP and SLFP

More people are coming round to accept the leadership of President Maithripala Sirisena, Sri Lanka Freedom Party General Secretary Dayasiri Jayasekara says.