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Maithri commences debate on 19th A

President Maithripala Sirisena commencing the debate on the 19th amendment to the Constitution in Parliament today (27th) said it was a historical privilege for him to be able to present the amendment.He said the amendment would be adopted on the ... Read more

Monday, 27 April 2015

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Maithri promises JVP his dedication to adopt 19th A

It is reported that President Maithripala Sirisena has told the leaders of the JVP that he would dedicate himself to get the 19th amendment adopted in Parliament on the 27th and 28th of this month. The President has said this ... Read more

Sunday, 26 April 2015


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The Information Secretary of the JVP Vijitha Herath participating in the debate for 19th amendment says despite all amendments they expected were not ...

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The District Office of the JVP in Killinochchi District was declared open in Killinochchi town yesterday (25th). The National Organizer of the JVP Bim...

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Former Minister of Economic Development Basil Rajapaksa has been arrested say reports. Basil Rajapaksa, accused of Divineguma financial frauds, visite...

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It is reported that Lalith Weeratunga, the secretary to the former President Mahinda Rajapaksa, is being questioned by the police financial fraud unit...

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Former Minister Basil Rajapaksa has visited the police financial fraud investigation unit today (22nd) to make a statement regarding fraud and illegal...

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The 19th amendment to the Constitution was not debated today (21st) due to the opposition of MPs from the UPFA led by the SLFP. The debate has been po...

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The protest action begun by MPs supporting former President Mahinda Rajapaksa in Parliament demanding that the Bribery Commission should not be allowe...

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It is reported that the Leader of the Opposition Nimal Siripala de Silva has said that the SLFP would not support the 19th amendment to the Constituti...

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