Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena
World  /  Published 19.07.22

Security beefed up

The development comes after the Speaker lodged a complaint for a detailed investigation into certain inflammatory posts published on social media threatening Members of Parliament...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Colombo

World  /  Published 16.07.22

India assures support to Lanka

The development comes amid the island nation facing its worst economic crisis, with a severe foreign exchange shortage hampering the import of essentials...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Colombo

World  /  Published 15.07.22

Lanka Prez poll on July 20

Abeywardena urged public to allow peaceful environment for all lawmakers to take part in the process which should finish within 7 days...
By Our Web Desk in Colombo

World  /  Published 14.07.22

Sri Lanka lifts curfew

At least 84 people were hospitalised when protesters clashed with the security forces after the President fled the country...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Colombo

World  /  Published 14.07.22

Lanka protesters to move out

The 73-year-old leader, his wife Loma and their two security officers were expected to leave from Male but did not board the aircraft due to security concerns...
By Our Web Desk in Colombo

World  /  Published 12.07.22

Lanka to elect new Prez on July 20

Gotabaya Rajapaksa is still in the country, Speaker Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena’s office says, trying to put the lid on speculation that he had fled...
By Reuters, PTI in Colombo

World  /  Published 11.07.22

Sri Lankan Opposition set for new dispensation

Gotabaya Rajapaksa's whereabouts unknown; protesters to occupy palace until he quits...
By PTI, Reuters, New York Times News Service in Colombo

World  /  Published 10.07.22

Prez unseen after Lanka uprising

President plans to step down on July 13, says Speaker Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena...
By Reuters, NYTNS, PTI in Colombo


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