president calls third vote on no-confidence motion against premier

Sri Lanka’s President Maithripala Sirisena on Sunday asked an all-party meeting to hold a third vote…

Hope SL can maintain stability: China

The Chinese Government has said it hoped that Sri Lanka can maintain stability and find ways…

Bad day for democracy in Sri Lanka: Germany

Commenting on the tense situation prevailed inside Parliament today, German Ambassador Jörn Rohde said that today…

RS. 26,617,357 PAID TO 16 MPS

Sixteen parliamentarians have been paid a total of Rs. 26,617,357 as benefits by the president fund…

Tourists giving Sri Lanka a miss amid its crisis- Straits Times

A political crisis in Sri Lanka, where two prime ministers are fighting for power, is scaring…

Culture of democracy important in Sri Lanka

The Commonwealth Secretary-General’s spokesperson today issued the following Statement on the unfolding political situation in SriLanka.…

Sri Lanka’s president summons parliament on Nov. 14

COLOMBO (Reuters) – Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has ordered the suspended parliament to reconvene on…

Ranil says U.S., Japan freeze aid over political crisis

COLOMBO (Reuters) – Sri Lanka’s deposed Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said the United States and Japan…

Man jumps to death from 9th floor after stabbing wife

Kuwait City – A Sri Lankan husband committed suicide after leaving his wife in a pool…

Sri Lanka’s strongman is back, and he’s brought his family too

Bloomberg: In a compound secured by the Sri Lankan elite special task force that protects the…