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)
Ibrahim Mohamed Solih was inaugurated on Saturday (Nov 17) as the new president of the Maldives after the opposition united to dislodge pro-China strongman leader Abdulla Yameen in September elections. MORE..
17 Nov 2018 (9:56 PM)
A Singaporean national has been apprehended at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) in Katunayake while attempting to smuggle gold jewellery worth over Rs 43 million. MORE..
17 Nov 2018 (1:15 PM)
The body of an unidentified woman has been discovered in the Kelanimulla area in Mulleriyawa. MORE..
17 Nov 2018 (4:09 PM)
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)
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)