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The Battle for the Sinhala Right-Wing voter

As we enter into the election year and matters get serious we can see a battle being waged for the Sinhala Right-Wing vote.

Pohottuwa candidate will bring discipline and security to nation – Former President

The Sri Lanka Podujana Party (SLPP) will present a presidential candidate who can build a disciplined nation and ensure security to all communities, Former President and Opposition Leader Mahinda Rajapaksa said.

JO trying to win over minorities by making them feel unsafe – Marikkar

The United National Party (UNP) yesterday accused sections of the main Opposition of harassing minorities to make them feel unsafe in Sri Lanka under the present government.

Pohottuwa wants no part of alleged Wennappuwa apartheid

The Sri Lanka Podujana Party (SLPP) last night (26) distanced itself from the actions of Wennapuwa Pradeshiya Sabha Chairman Susantha Perera who imposed a ban on Muslims from trading at the Dankotuwa Sathipola (weekly fair).

19th amendment a curse – President

President Maithripala Sirisena says the 19th Amendment to the Constitution is a curse that created a government with two leaders

No grudge against Muslims; only wanted to ensure peace – Wennapuwa PS Chairman

Chairman of the Wennappuwa Pradeshiya Sabha Susantha Perera, whose controversial decision to ban Muslims from trading at the Dankotuwa Sathipola (weekly fair) sparked outrage and resulted in a court order yesterday, is defending his action.

Wennappuwa PS bans Muslim traders from Sathipola

The Wennappuwa Pradeshiya Sabha has temporarily banned local Muslim traders from trading at the Dankotuwa 'Sathipola’ (weekly fair).

Methodists call for silent protest over Anuradhapura incident

The Methodist Church is calling for a silent protest over attacks on its church in Anuradhapura

Bishop accuses SLPP Councilor of leading attack on Church

The Methodist Church in Sri Lanka is accusing a SLPP Member of the Anuradhapura Municipal Council of leading repeated attacks on one of their worship centers.

SLPP pressures SLFP to vote against the Budget

SLPP wants the SLFP to match words and deeds and vote against the Government