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New Govt obligated to eradicate bribery and corruption – CaFFE

The newly appointed government has a responsibility to improve the investigative process on allegations of bribery or corruption, the Campaign for Free and Fair Elections (CaFFE) Director Surangi Ariyawansha said.

India offers USD 400mn credit line

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a USD 400 million line of credit to Sri Lanka to fund infrastructure projects in the island.

Don’t insult national security-President

President Maithripala Sirisena has called on all to refrain from making statements that are inappropriate and insulting to the national security of the country.

Government instability due to 19th Amendment – Sirisena

President Maithripala Sirisena is blaming the ineffectiveness of the current government on the 19th Amendment to the Constitution

Pujith begins explosive testimony

Inspector General of Police Pujith Jayasundera is saying that President Maithripala Sirisena did not invite him to attend Security Council meetings after October 2018.

President acts on proposals made by the Muslim community

President Maithripala Sirisena is acting on three urgent proposals made by Muslim Civil Society, leaders in the community told RepublicNext.

Modi here next week

Indian Prime minister Narendra Modi will pay a one-day visit to Sri Lanka on June 9, the Indian government confirmed today.

Gnanasara pardon ridicules independence of Judiciary – Bishop

The Methodist Church is castigating President Maithripala Sirisena for pardoning demagogue Galagodaththe Gnanasara Thero.

Terrorists aim to divide nation – President

President Maithripala Sirisena is saying that the aim of the terrorists is to divide this nation along ethnic and communal lines and create chaos in the country.

New Navy Chief of Staff appointed

Real Admiral Nishantha Ulugetenne has been appointed as the new Chief of the Staff of Sri Lanka Navy by President Maithripala Sirisena.

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