Amnesty International has expressed concern over alleged harassment and intimidation of journalists, media outlets and human rights activsits in Sri Lanka.
Opposition Leader Sajith Premadasa yesterday sought clarification on thousands of alleged dismissals in the state sector on political grounds.
Services at the Werahera Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) have improved since the President's recent visit, Transport Minister Mahinda Amaraweera said.
The JVP accused the new government today of continuing what the party called the previous government’s practice of selling off valuable national assets.
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa issued a gazette notification this evening proroguing Parliament for a month.
Canadian High Commissioner to Sri Lanka David McKinnon and former Chinese Ambassador Wu Jianghao called on President Gotabaya Rajapaksa today.
President Maithripala Sirisena said it was because of the great dedications by the brave soldiers that Sri Lanka has been able to overcome all hostilities against it at all times.
United National Party (UNP) seniors backing Deputy Leader Sajith Premadasa in the race to the executive presidency defended their decision yesterday to oppose the 11th hour move to abolish it.
UNP deputy leader Sajith Premadasa has written to PM Wickremesnghe seeking a secret ballot from among the party's Working Committee and Parliamentary Group.
United National Party (UNP) Parliamentarian Palitha Range Bandara says President Maithripala Sirisena is directly involved in creating conflicts in his party.