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Opinion  /  Published 08.10.20

Caste and Sri Lankan politics

The August 5 parliamentary election result signals the dawn of a new political era in Sri Lanka. The two main political parties, the United National Party and the Sri Lanka Freedom Party, that governe...
By Pradeep Peiris, Hasini Lecamwasam

World  /  Published 11.11.18

Rajapaksa leaves ally for solo fight

Mahinda Rajapaksa on Sunday ended his five-decade association with the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) of President Maithripala Sirisena, who had appointed him Prime Minister in a disputed move, and jo...
By Agencies in Colombo

World  /  Published 15.11.18

MPs cause mayhem in Lanka House

Sri Lankan lawmakers on Thursday exchanged blows and threw objects at each other, leaving at least one of them bleeding, as MPs loyal to President Maithripala Sirisena surrounded the Speaker in his ch...
By PTI in Colombo


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