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NPP lodges complaint against false report on second preference

The National People’s Power (NPP) has lodged a complaint with the Election Commission (EC) against a Sunday newspaper for allegedly reporting an article with a misleading headline.


US court refers to Gota as dual citizen – Sujeewa

Non-Cabinet Minister Sujeewa Senasinghe said today that a US court has referred to presidential hopeful GOtabaya Rajapaksa as being a dual citizen.


Gota will suspend agreements signed during campaign – SLPP

Once in power, Gotabaya Rajapaksa will suspend the agreements signed by the present Government if those agreements are signed during the election period.


SLFP with Gota to create a safer country-Duminda

Duminda Dissanayake urges all SLFPers to cooperate with the SLPP particularly the minorities


Gota’s foreign policy will be strictly non-aligned – Keheliya

SLPP presidential candidate Gotabaya Rajapaksa will maintain relations with all “superpowers” in a strictly non-aligned foreign policy, a spokesman said.


No conditions on Sajith to abolish presidency, but party position remains unchanged – Eran

State Minister Eran Wickramaratne said the UNP leadership has not imposed a condition on Deputy Leader Sajith Premadasa to abolish the executive presidency.


The mysterious emergence of the abolition debate

Is there a "conspiracy" behind the sudden re-emergence of the debate over the Executive Presidency less than two-months to polling day?


No choice but to give presidential candidacy to Sajith – Nalin

Deputy Minister of International Trade Nalin Bandara said that United National Party’s (UNP) Deputy Leader Sajith Premadasa will definitely be nominated as the party’s presidential candidate as he is the majority of UNP MPs and supporters’ choice.


Gota will fight global warming – Dullas

The SLPP said today that its presidential candidate Gotabaya Rajapaksa will take measures to fight the pressing issue of global warming.


SLPP still hopeful of an alliance with SLFP

Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) is still hopeful about forming an alliance with Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP), as said by the National Organizer of the party Basil Rajapaksa, MPs Kanaka Herath and Indika Anuruddha said.


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