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I will form govt. to implement my policies: Gota

Sri Lanka, Nov. 18 -- President Gotabhaya Rajapaksa today said he would form a government that can implement his policies to create a prosperous country. Addressing the nation following the swearing-... Read More


State Minister Ashok Abeysinghe resigns

Sri Lanka, Nov. 18 -- Transport and Civil Aviation State Minister Ashok Abeysinghe has also tendered his resignation effect from today, the Transport Ministry said. It said the resignation letter in ... Read More


Gotabaya sworn-in as 7th Executive President

Sri Lanka, Nov. 18 -- President-elect Gotabaya Rajapaksa was sworn in as the 7th Executive President of Sri Lanka at the Maha Maluwa of the Ruwanweliseya in Anuradhapura a short while ago. Published ... Read More


Patali resigns as Megapolis minister

Sri Lanka, Nov. 18 -- Patali Champika Ranawaka has stepped down as Minister of Megapolis & Western Development a short while ago. Several UNP ministers yesterday also resigned from their ministerial ... Read More


Several Ministers urge PM to step down

Sri Lanka, Nov. 18 -- A few Cabinet ministers are reported to have requested Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe to step down from his office making way for President-elect Gotabaya Rajapaksa to form ... Read More


PM to attend swearing ceremony of new President

Sri Lanka, Nov. 18 -- Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe is slated to attend the swearing-in ceremony of President-elect Gotabaya Rajapaksa, Daily Mirror learns. The ceremony will take place at the ... Read More


Gota to be sworn-in today in Anuradhapura

Sri Lanka, Nov. 18 -- President-elect Gotabaya Rajapaksa will be sworn in as the 7th Executive President of Sri Lanka at the Maha Maluwa of the Ruwanweliseya in Anuradhapura today. Mr Rajapaksa, who ... Read More


SL should lobby for legal reforms of EC

Sri Lanka, Nov. 18 -- While concluding Sri Lanka's presidential election observation, the European Union Election Observation Mission (EU-EOM) yesterday highlighted that the country should focus on re... Read More


SLR in shambles after stubborn President's support to Japan

Sri Lanka, Nov. 18 -- A stubborn decision by Lasitha Gunaratne, President - Sri Lanka Rugby (SLR) has left some senior office-bearers of SLR scratching their heads after the former Royal College Capta... Read More


Sweet news for bitter disease

Sri Lanka, Nov. 18 -- The World Health Organization (WHO) has announced the start of a programme to prequalify human insulin to increase treatment for diabetes in low-and middle-income countries. Abo... Read More