The SLPP is confident that the Court of Appeal will rule in its favour in the ongoing case against Gotabya Rajpaksa's purported dual citizenship.
A petition was filed in the Supreme Court this afternoon requesting a writ order suspending the gazette notification on the upcoming presidential election.
Releasing his passport, the Special High Court permitted SLPP presidential candidate Gotabaya Rajapaksa today (3) to travel to Singapore for a purported medical checkup.
Government upset after Gamlath said he was asked by the Prime Minister and Senior Ministers to take legal action against Gotabaya Rajapaksa when he was Solicitor-General
Presidential hopeful Sajith Premadasa promised today to reform preschool education, address malnutrition and revitalise care for the elderly in Sri Lanka, if elected to office.
Presidential hopeful Sajith Premadasa implied today that Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa may be behind ongoing trade union strike and protest campaigns.
Joint Opposition leaders backing Gotabaya Rajapaksa will meet this evening, in the backdrop of a fresh legal hurdle thrown his way earlier today.
Going on the offensive against UNF presidential candidate Sajith Premadasa, SLPP leaders launched a scathing attack on his character today.
Ending months of speculation and heated debates, the UNP formally named its Deputy Leader Sajith Premadasa as its presidential candidate a short while ago.
State Minister Eran Wickramaratne said the UNP leadership has not imposed a condition on Deputy Leader Sajith Premadasa to abolish the executive presidency.