Anura kumara:Parliament vote did not make Ranil PM 

41 ViewsAnura Kumara Dissanayake –  (JVP) leader   said , Nov (14)  the No-Confidence Motion (NCM) brought against the Government in Parliament does not indicate that Ranil Wickremesinghe has been accepted as the Prime Minister. “If a proposal is brought in Parliament to hold national elections the JVP will vote in support to obtain a two-thirds majority,” […]

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Sri Lankan Rupee hits new low

29 ViewsSri Lankan Rupee has depreciated further against US Dollar, recording the current selling rate as Rs 178.10 per US Dollar. The daily indicative exchange rate of Central Bank of Sri Lanka recorded the buying rate of LKR against the Us Dollar as Rs 174.17. Following its continuous fall, Sri Lankan Rupee appreciated on November […]

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Even the editorial of the Hindu on Nov. (15) is due to the political crisis in Sri Lanka

43 ViewsSri Lankan President Sirisena must find a way to work with Ranil Wickremesinghe After three weeks of political turmoil, Sri Lanka’s controversially dismissed Prime Minister, Ranil Wickremesinghe, appears to have gained the upper hand. A majority of lawmakers backed a no-confidence motion in Parliament against Mahinda Rajapaksa, a former President who was sworn in Prime Minister […]

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Sri Lanka parliament passes no-confidence motion against Mahinda Rajapaksa

27 ViewsSri Lanka’s parliament passed a motion of no-confidence in the controversially appointed government of Mahinda Rajapaksa on Wednesday, a day after the Supreme Court overturned a presidential decree dissolving the legislature. In a major setback to President Maithripala Sirisena, the Sri Lankan Parliament on Wednesday passed a no-confidence motion against the government headed by […]

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