President Maithripala Sirisena has reached out to the United National Party in what seems to be an attempt at rapprochement.
Rishad Bathiudeen is being branded a terrorist by the opposition because he has stopped supporting the Podujana Peramuna, says Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera.
President Maithripala Sirisena is saying that the next presidential election will be held on 7 December.
Parliament will debate the No Confidence Motion (NCM) against Minister Rishad Bathiudeen on 18 and 19 June, Leader of the House Lakshman Kiriella said today (23)
Civil society activists who were instrumental in bringing the Yahapalana Government into power in 2015 told RepublicNext yesterday that they would throw their weight behind any party or presidential candidate that would, in good faith, help realise the democratic ideals they had always espoused.
A group of civil society activists who were instrumental in bringing the current administration to power yesterday (21) criticised the United National Front (UNF)-led Government for its inability to prevent the Easter attacks, while also berating the main Opposition for its alleged role in inciting communal violence.
The Court of Appeal has dismissed the writ application filed by Sharmila Gonawela seeking a writ of quo warranto against Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe.
In the stupor of grief following Easter Sunday, it now seems that we have not ceased to finger our foulest wounds
Is Arm-twisting the media with advertising bans the way to control abuse?
President Maithripala Sirisena met the jailed General Secretary of the Bodu Bala Sena Galagodaththe Gnanasara Thero at the Welikada Prison this morning.