The Attorney General:Court has no jurisdiction to hear FR petitions against dissolution

23 ViewsThe Attorney General has requested the Supreme Court to dismiss all petitions filed against the dissolution of Parliament as the President’s decision is consistent with the Constitution of Sri Lanka. Attorney General Jayantha Jayasuriya, making submissions to the court today, stated that the Gazette notification issued by the President dissolving the Parliament was constitutional […]

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13 Sri Lankan asylum seekers imprisoned in Israel

13 Views Thirteen Sri Lankan regime opponents have been imprisoned in Israel for two weeks and deprived of rights, according to a report by KAN Bet. The 13 reportedly fled to Israel on tourist visas after having received death threats following the October revolution in their country, and planned to apply for asylum in Israel. Following […]

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Special statement by President (Video)

28 Views This is the third occasion in 14 days I am addressing you to explain recent developments. First, on October 26 I explained my views to you after appointing Mr. Mahinda Rajapaksa as Prime Minister. Then, at the meeting held at Ape Gama in Battaramulla on 5th November, I explained the political views to you. […]

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Rajapaksa ends 50-year association with SLFP, joins newly-formed SLPP

39 ViewsThe former President obtained the membership of the SLPP, launched by his supporters, on Sunday morning. Sri Lanka’s Mahinda Rajapaksa, who was appointed Prime Minister in a controversial move by President Maithripala Sirisena, on Sunday ended his five-decade-long association with the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) and joined the newly-formed Sri Lanka People’s Party (SLPP). […]

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Namal will be joining the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP).

34 ViewsNamal Rajapaksa‏Verified account @RajapaksaNamal 3h3 hours ago More I am joining the @PodujanaParty effective immediately.” Rajapaksa said in tweet today (10). We will strive to create a broader coalition with many stakeholders under the leadership of @MaithripalaS & @PresRajapaksa to face the upcoming General Election and come out victorious. A member of the Sri Lanka Freedom […]

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