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Sri Lanka General Elections : All Party Meet Called By Election Commission Fails To Reach A Consensus On Month For Polls

An all-party meeting convened by Sri Lanka’s election commission to decide whether to hold parliamentary polls in June remained inconclusive, …

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Easter Sunday Bombings Fall-Out : Sri Lankan Parliamentary Committee Proposes Immediate Burqa Ban

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In a major move a Sri Lankan parliamentary committee on national security has proposed an immediate ban on the burqa …

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Sri Lanka”s President Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s Candid Admission, 20,000 People Missing During Civil War Dead

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Sri Lanka’s President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has for the first time admitted that some 20,000 people who disappeared during the country’s …

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Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa Says No To 2015 UNHRC War Resolution In Current Form

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Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa said that the 2015 UN Human Rights Council resolution co-sponsored by the previous Sirisena government …

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After Meeting MEA S Jaishankar, New Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa To Visit India On November 29

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India’s External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on an unannounced visit on Tuesday evening reached Colombo, Sri Lanka  Gazette newspaper reported. The surprise …

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Gotabaya Rajapaksa Is The New President Of Sri Lanka , Promises A New Journey

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In a stunning Presidential Elections 2019 results in Sri Lanka, the wartime defence secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa will  now lead the …

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Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena Pardons Death Row Prisoner, Sparks Outrage

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Sri Lanka’s President Maithripala Sirisena has sparked a national outrage with his latest decision  a week he leaves office. He …

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Easter Sunday Blasts Probe : Sri Lanka Police Arrest Over 250 Suspects

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The Sri Lankan police have said that 293 suspects have been arrested so far in connection with the Easter Sunday …

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Sri Lanka Snubs United States On Military Deal, No Free Access To Island’s Ports

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Sri Lanka’s President Maithripala Sirisena has reportedly announced he will not allow his government to conclude a proposed military deal …

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Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena In A Surprise Move, Extends State Of Emergency

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A state of emergency was extended by Sri Lanka’s President Maithripala Sirisena going back on pledges to relax the tough …

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