Former Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa says that Mahinda Rajapaksa could have become Prime Minister with a two-thirds majority in Parliament if he had waited for elections in a year and a half, but questioned whether the country could wait that long. MORE..
17 Nov 2018 (10:25 PM)
The Prime Minister s Secretary, S. Amarasekara, has issued a statement listing 12 steps that need to be followed to bring forth a motion of no confidence against the Prime Minister and for it to legally be adopted in the Parliament. MORE..
17 Nov 2018 (2:28 AM)
President Maithripala Sirisena has called a conference with the participation of all political parties represented in the Parliament, with the aim of bringing an end to the political crisis in Sri Lanka. MORE..
18 Nov 2018 (12:22 AM)
A person has been arrested last night (17) while in possession of heroin, stated the Police Media Spokesperson. MORE..
18 Nov 2018 (9:15 AM)
According to the current developments in the parliament, one or two MPs could die within the coming days, says Minister of Agriculture, Mahinda Amaraweera. MORE..
18 Nov 2018 (11:26 AM)
UPFA MP Lakshman Yapa Abeywardena says that the Speaker had accepted the motion of no confidence against Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa before even 10 minutes had passed and that he has never seen this happen before in his 25 years in the Parliament. MORE..
17 Nov 2018 (7:23 PM)