Maldives  Election: Opposition leader Ibrahim claims victory

41 Views There were no other candidates at Sunday’s election which was held with all key dissidents either in jail or exile. COLOMBO: Opposition presidential candidate Ibrahim Mohamed Solih  a longtime but little-known lawmaker in the Maldives, declared victory early Monday in a contentious election widely seen as a referendum on the island nation’s young democracy. Solih’s win, […]

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unfortunately Elephant deaths

34 Viewshttp://www.wcenews.lk Three elephants had been killed in a train that was traveling from Habarana to Palugaswewa railway station this morning (July 18), while the elephants were walking across the tracks. the elephants were knocked down by the train with oil tank wagons at about 4.30 a.m at the 127-milepost between the Habarana and Palugaswewa Railway […]

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UN Resident Co-ordinator meets the President

41 ViewsNewly-appointed Resident Co-ordinator for the United Nations in Sri Lanka Ms. Hanna Singer called on President Maithripala Sirisena at the President’s residence. President Sirisena thanked the UN Resident Co-ordinator for the support extended over a long period of time for the development programmes of Sri Lanka. Ms Singer assured the President that she would […]

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