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Thousands lose jobs due to political revenge campaign – Opp. Leader

Opposition Leader Sajith Premadasa yesterday sought clarification on thousands of alleged dismissals in the state sector on political grounds.

President sends out strong message in first address to P’ment

In his first-ever address to Parliament, President Gotabaya Rajapaksa sent out a strong message to all parties representing the legilsature.

SLFP to remove all MPs who went against party policy – Amaraweera

The SLFP has decided to remove all parliamentarians, provincial councilors and local govt members who went against party policy at the presidential election.

Coomaraswamy to quit as CBSL Governor

Central Bank of Sri Lanka (CBSL) Governor Dr. Indrajit Coomarawsamy has decided to call it quits in December for personal reasons.

More than 40 incidents of post-election violence reported-CMEV

Centre for Monitoring Election Violence (CMEV) states that 45 incidents of post-election violence were reported during the period that ended yesterday (21 Nov) midnight.

UNP must analyse defeat and change accordingly – Ranil

Calling for an analysis of the defeat, UNP leader Ranil Wickremesinghe today called for sombre reflection on why the party lost its Sinhala Buddhist base.

Over 20 incidents of post-election violence in 72 hours – CMEV

The CMEV states that 22 incidents of post-election violence have been recorded in the 72 hours since election night (16 November).

Coexistence has been ruined by politics – Patali

The country which was on the path to reunification has been divided by the politics of this election, former Minister Patali Champika Ranawaka said today.

President-elect Gotabaya to swear in today

President-elect Gotabaya Rajapaksa will be sworn in as the country's seventh Executive President today at the sacred Ruvanweli Stupa in Anuradhapura.

Removal of posters, banners and cutouts cost Rs 60 million to date -Police

It has cost the authorities Rs. 60 million to date to remove posters, banners and cutouts promoting canddiates so far, the police spokesman said.

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