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US court refers to Gota as dual citizen – Sujeewa

Non-Cabinet Minister Sujeewa Senasinghe said today that a US court has referred to presidential hopeful GOtabaya Rajapaksa as being a dual citizen.

Business-friendly AKD pledges coexistence of state and private sectors

Preisdential hopeful Anura Kumara Dissanayake said today that under his presidency, state and private sectors will coexist and contribute equally to growth.

Sajith’s manifesto: JO sees treachery in problematic wording

JO MP Mahinda Samarasinghe claimed today that presidential hopeful Sajith Premadasa has not used the term ‘unitary state’ in his election manifesto.

Chandrika joins alliance backing Sajith

A number of political parties and civil society organizations today (01) signed a MoU to back Sajith Premadasa.

MCC agreement making headlines again

The controversial MCC compact is in the news again, with both Government and Opposition MPs reacting to reports that its signing is imminent.

UNP complains to EC about Sajith’s helicopter incident

United National Party (UNP) has complained to the Elections Commission about the incident when power was shut off at the landing site in Kurunegala forcing the helicopter carrying Sajith Premadasa to abort the landing last night Oct 30.

Rajapaksas intend to stay in power forever – Ajith P. Perera

Minister Ajith P Perera said the SLPP plans to stay in power forever by purging their opponents after somehow winning the upcoming presidential election.

Ali Sabry in hot water after controversial remark

A viral video clip, purportedly of President’s Counsel Mohamad Ali Sabry making a controversial remark regarding the Muslim vote, has drawn strong criticism.

To resolve minority issues, a president needs majority support of majority – SLPP

In order to successfully address minority grievances, a president should have the backing of a majority of the majority community, the SLPP said.

Rajapakshe backs Rajapaksa

UNF MP Wijayadasa Rajapakshe declared his support for Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) presidential candidate Gotabaya Rajapaksa today.

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