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Conditions exist-UNF Parliamentary Group tells RW

The United National Front (UNF) Parliamentary Group had informed party Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe that the Sri  Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) MPs could be accommodated in a future government only after certain conditions were met.
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Conditions exist-UNF Parliamentary Group tells RW

The United National Front (UNF) Parliamentary Group had informed party Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe that the Sri  Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) MPs could be accommodated in a future government only after certain conditions were met.

Ranil seeks fuller SC bench to hear MR’s appeal

Lawyers of UNP Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe have filed a petition in the Supreme Court seeking a Fuller Bench to hear Mahinda Rajapaksa's appeal against the interim order given by the Court of Appeal barring him and the cabinet from functioning.  
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Ranil seeks fuller SC bench to hear MR’s appeal

Lawyers of UNP Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe have filed a petition in the Supreme Court seeking a Fuller Bench to hear Mahinda Rajapaksa's appeal against the interim order given by the Court of Appeal barring him and the cabinet from functioning.  

Justice Aluwihare announces the retirement of Justice Ewa Wanasundara

Before the proceedings of Mahinda Rajapakse’s appeal were initiated Justice Aluwihare pronouncing the retirement of Justice Ewa Wanasundara said that today was her last day as a presiding Supreme Court Justice. 
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Justice Aluwihare announces the retirement of Justice Ewa Wanasundara

Before the proceedings of Mahinda Rajapakse’s appeal were initiated Justice Aluwihare pronouncing the retirement of Justice Ewa Wanasundara said that today was her last day as a presiding Supreme Court Justice. 

Sri Lanka President to form a new government from Monday

Dec 14, Colombo: Sri Lanka's President Maithripala Sirisena has said that a new cabinet would be sworn in and a new government will be formed by next Monday.
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Sri Lanka President to form a new government from Monday

Dec 14, Colombo: Sri Lanka's President Maithripala Sirisena has said that a new cabinet would be sworn in and a new government will be formed by next Monday.

CICT to enhance Colombo Port's deep water capacity by March 2019

Dec 14, Colombo: Colombo International Container Terminals (CICT) has announced a significant equipment addition that will enhance the terminal's deep water capacity and make Colombo one of the few ports in Asia capable of handling vessels of 22,000 + TEUs.
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CICT to enhance Colombo Port's deep water capacity by March 2019

Dec 14, Colombo: Colombo International Container Terminals (CICT) has announced a significant equipment addition that will enhance the terminal's deep water capacity and make Colombo one of the few ports in Asia capable of handling vessels of 22,000 + TEUs.

Sri Lanka Air Force conducts first ever aerial reforestation operation

Dec 14, Colombo: Sri Lanka's Air Force under an initiative of its Commander Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy, has conducted its first 'seed bombing' operation to restore the forest cover.
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Sri Lanka Air Force conducts first ever aerial reforestation operation

Dec 14, Colombo: Sri Lanka's Air Force under an initiative of its Commander Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy, has conducted its first 'seed bombing' operation to restore the forest cover.

Security tightened outside Lake House

A tense situation reported outside Lake House this evening when a group of United National Party (UNP) supporters reported to have behaved in an aggressive manner.
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Security tightened outside Lake House

A tense situation reported outside Lake House this evening when a group of United National Party (UNP) supporters reported to have behaved in an aggressive manner.

Not ready to work with Ranil at any cost: Prez

In the wake of the Supreme Court ruling today, President Maithripala Sirisena is reported to have told the parliamentary group of the UPFA that he is not ready to work with UNP Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe at any cost.​
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Not ready to work with Ranil at any cost: Prez

In the wake of the Supreme Court ruling today, President Maithripala Sirisena is reported to have told the parliamentary group of the UPFA that he is not ready to work with UNP Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe at any cost.​

MR likely to relinquish office along with Cabinet

Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa, who recently served as the Prime Minister, is likely to relinquish office in the government soon along with his Cabinet.
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MR likely to relinquish office along with Cabinet

Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa, who recently served as the Prime Minister, is likely to relinquish office in the government soon along with his Cabinet.

Won’t let UPFA ally with UNP: Prez

The President assured that he would not allow the United People’s Freedom Alliance (UPFA) to ally with the United National Party (UNP) to form a government again, UPFA MP Lakshman Yapa Abeywardena said.
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Won’t let UPFA ally with UNP: Prez

The President assured that he would not allow the United People’s Freedom Alliance (UPFA) to ally with the United National Party (UNP) to form a government again, UPFA MP Lakshman Yapa Abeywardena said.

Possibility of a quick end: Ajith Perera

Stating that there is a possibility of a quick end to the present political crisis in the country, UNP MP Ajith P. Perera yesterday said his party has had discussions with SLFP and with some in SLPP.
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Possibility of a quick end: Ajith Perera

Stating that there is a possibility of a quick end to the present political crisis in the country, UNP MP Ajith P. Perera yesterday said his party has had discussions with SLFP and with some in SLPP.

Motions filed requesting five-judge SC panel, and remove Judge Eva Wanasundera from panel hearing Mahinda Rajapaksa's appeal

Dec 13, Colombo: Lawyers on behalf of ousted Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe have filled a motion before Supreme Court requesting a five-judge Bench to hear Mahinda Rajapaksa's appeal on holding the Prime Minister's office.
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Motions filed requesting five-judge SC panel, and remove Judge Eva Wanasundera from panel hearing Mahinda Rajapaksa's appeal

Dec 13, Colombo: Lawyers on behalf of ousted Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe have filled a motion before Supreme Court requesting a five-judge Bench to hear Mahinda Rajapaksa's appeal on holding the Prime Minister's office.

JVP to file impeachment motion against President if he continues his stance

Dec 13, Colombo: Sri Lanka's Marxist party Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna says they will bring an impeachment motion against the President Maithripala Sirisena for violating the constitution if he continues the political crisis disregarding the top court's decisio
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JVP to file impeachment motion against President if he continues his stance

Dec 13, Colombo: Sri Lanka's Marxist party Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna says they will bring an impeachment motion against the President Maithripala Sirisena for violating the constitution if he continues the political crisis disregarding the top court's decision.

TNA threatens to reveal SLPP's promises to them if continues to accuse of pact with UNP

Dec 13, Colombo: The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) says that, if the party is continuously being accused of having secret pacts with the United National Party (UNP) they will reveal what Mahinda Rajapaksa's Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) has promised the
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TNA threatens to reveal SLPP's promises to them if continues to accuse of pact with UNP

Dec 13, Colombo: The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) says that, if the party is continuously being accused of having secret pacts with the United National Party (UNP) they will reveal what Mahinda Rajapaksa's Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) has promised the party.

Kalabooshana Awards Ceremony postponed

The Cultural, Internal Affairs and Regional Development Ministry yesterday announced that the Kalabooshana Awards Ceremony which had been scheduled to be held on Saturday (15) was postponed indefinitely.
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Kalabooshana Awards Ceremony postponed

The Cultural, Internal Affairs and Regional Development Ministry yesterday announced that the Kalabooshana Awards Ceremony which had been scheduled to be held on Saturday (15) was postponed indefinitely.

Delivering verdict begins

The Seven judges arrived at the Supreme Court to deliver the judgment regarding the petitions filed against the dissolution of parliament.
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Delivering verdict begins

The Seven judges arrived at the Supreme Court to deliver the judgment regarding the petitions filed against the dissolution of parliament.

We trust President, will respect the judgment: RW

After the Supreme Court verdict on dissolution of parliament, UNP Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe said that they trust that the President will promptly respect the judgment of the courts.
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We trust President, will respect the judgment: RW

After the Supreme Court verdict on dissolution of parliament, UNP Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe said that they trust that the President will promptly respect the judgment of the courts.

UK PM May says she will quit before next UK election

British Prime Minister Theresa May has confirmed that she will step down before the country holds its next scheduled national election in 2022.
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UK PM May says she will quit before next UK election

British Prime Minister Theresa May has confirmed that she will step down before the country holds its next scheduled national election in 2022.

We have no other court to go now: Namal

MP Namal Rajapaksa responding to the historical court decision made by the Supreme Court regarding the dissolution of parliament said they respect the decision but they cannot agree with it.
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We have no other court to go now: Namal

MP Namal Rajapaksa responding to the historical court decision made by the Supreme Court regarding the dissolution of parliament said they respect the decision but they cannot agree with it.

Supreme Court to deliver verdict on petitions against dissolution of parliament today

Dec 13, Colombo: The Supreme Court is expected to deliver its verdict on the fundamental rights petitions filed against the dissolution of parliament by the President Maithripala Sirisena today at 4:00 pm.
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Supreme Court to deliver verdict on petitions against dissolution of parliament today

Dec 13, Colombo: The Supreme Court is expected to deliver its verdict on the fundamental rights petitions filed against the dissolution of parliament by the President Maithripala Sirisena today at 4:00 pm.

Sri Lanka Supreme Court rules President's decision to dissolve parliament illegal

Dec 13, Colombo: Sri Lanka's Supreme Court today ruled that President Maithripala Sirisena's decision to dissolve Parliament was unconstitutional and illegal.
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Sri Lanka Supreme Court rules President's decision to dissolve parliament illegal

Dec 13, Colombo: Sri Lanka's Supreme Court today ruled that President Maithripala Sirisena's decision to dissolve Parliament was unconstitutional and illegal.

Sri Lanka's ousted Prime Minister expects President to respect the SC ruling

Dec 13, Colombo: Sri Lanka's ousted Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe praising the judiciary after the Supreme Court ruled that the dissolution of parliament by President Maithripala Sirisena last month was unconstitutional and illegal, expected the Preside
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Sri Lanka's ousted Prime Minister expects President to respect the SC ruling

Dec 13, Colombo: Sri Lanka's ousted Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe praising the judiciary after the Supreme Court ruled that the dissolution of parliament by President Maithripala Sirisena last month was unconstitutional and illegal, expected the President to respect the court's judgement.

Sri Lanka pledges US$ 15,000 to UNHCR's 2019 programs

Dec 13, Colombo: At the 2019 Global Appeal of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) held in Geneva Wednesday, Sri Lanka has pledged a modest contribution of 15,000 US dollars to the UNHCR's 2019 programs.
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Sri Lanka pledges US$ 15,000 to UNHCR's 2019 programs

Dec 13, Colombo: At the 2019 Global Appeal of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) held in Geneva Wednesday, Sri Lanka has pledged a modest contribution of 15,000 US dollars to the UNHCR's 2019 programs.

Mi17 deployed to douse fire in Nallathanniya

The Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) Mi17 helicopter had been deployed with a Bambi bucket this morning from Rathmalana to douse the fire erupted in  Rekahtan forest reserve in Nallathanniya, SLAF Group Captain Gihan Seneviratne said.
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Mi17 deployed to douse fire in Nallathanniya

The Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) Mi17 helicopter had been deployed with a Bambi bucket this morning from Rathmalana to douse the fire erupted in  Rekahtan forest reserve in Nallathanniya, SLAF Group Captain Gihan Seneviratne said.

35-year-old businessman shot dead in Sapugaskanda

A 35-year-old businessman was shot dead by two gunmen arrived on a motorbike at Galwala Junction in Sapugaskanda police area a short while ago, the police said.
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35-year-old businessman shot dead in Sapugaskanda

A 35-year-old businessman was shot dead by two gunmen arrived on a motorbike at Galwala Junction in Sapugaskanda police area a short while ago, the police said.

Executive, Legislature, Judiciary can’t resolve prevailing crisis: Dullas

While claiming that the Executive, the Legislature and the Judiciary can’t find a solution to the prevailing political impasse, UPFA MP  Dullas  Alahapperuma said it was only the people who could bring to an end this crisis by way of a Genera
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Executive, Legislature, Judiciary can’t resolve prevailing crisis: Dullas

While claiming that the Executive, the Legislature and the Judiciary can’t find a solution to the prevailing political impasse, UPFA MP  Dullas  Alahapperuma said it was only the people who could bring to an end this crisis by way of a General Election.

Prez requests UPFA MPs to create public opinion

President Maithripala Sirisena is reported to have asked for creation of public opinion on the conduct of a referendum on dissolution of Parliament, in case the Supreme Court rules out.
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Prez requests UPFA MPs to create public opinion

President Maithripala Sirisena is reported to have asked for creation of public opinion on the conduct of a referendum on dissolution of Parliament, in case the Supreme Court rules out.

Sri Lanka parliament passes motion to show confidence in ousted Prime Minister

Dec 12, Colombo: Sri Lanka's parliament on Wednesday passed a vote of confidence to show the ousted Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe commands the confidence of Parliament to function as Prime Minister.
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Sri Lanka parliament passes motion to show confidence in ousted Prime Minister

Dec 12, Colombo: Sri Lanka's parliament on Wednesday passed a vote of confidence to show the ousted Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe commands the confidence of Parliament to function as Prime Minister.

Central Bank of Sri Lanka hold its 11th International Research Conference

Dec 12, Colombo: The Central Bank of Sri Lanka held its 11th International Research Conference on 07 December 2018 under the theme of «Inflation Targeting and Central Bank Independence, Accountability and Transparency».
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Central Bank of Sri Lanka hold its 11th International Research Conference

Dec 12, Colombo: The Central Bank of Sri Lanka held its 11th International Research Conference on 07 December 2018 under the theme of «Inflation Targeting and Central Bank Independence, Accountability and Transparency».

Vote of confidence on RW: Speaker informs Prez

Speaker Karu Jayasuriya had informed President Maithripala Sirisena that Parliament had duly approved the vote of confidence on UNP Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe today, a statement from the Speaker’s office said.
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Vote of confidence on RW: Speaker informs Prez

Speaker Karu Jayasuriya had informed President Maithripala Sirisena that Parliament had duly approved the vote of confidence on UNP Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe today, a statement from the Speaker’s office said.

Grade 5 scholarship exam cut-off marks released

Cut off marks for Grade 6 entrance for 2019 grade six based on the Grade 5 Scholarship Examination held in 2018 have been released by the Department of Examinations.
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Grade 5 scholarship exam cut-off marks released

Cut off marks for Grade 6 entrance for 2019 grade six based on the Grade 5 Scholarship Examination held in 2018 have been released by the Department of Examinations.

JVP not concerned of whoever appointed to Premiership: Anura

The Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) was not concerned about whoever was appointed to the premiership, as the JVP was well aware of what both Ranil Wickremesinghe and Mahinda Rajapaksa did as Prime Ministers, JVP Leader Anura Kumara Dissanayake said today.
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JVP not concerned of whoever appointed to Premiership: Anura

The Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) was not concerned about whoever was appointed to the premiership, as the JVP was well aware of what both Ranil Wickremesinghe and Mahinda Rajapaksa did as Prime Ministers, JVP Leader Anura Kumara Dissanayake said today.

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