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Sri Lankan parliament votes out Mahinda Rajapakse's government

Speaker Karu Jayasuriya ruled that a majority of the 225-member assembly supported the motion against Rajapakse who was made prime minister on October 26 in place of Ranil Wickremesinghe.

published on : 14th November 2018

Parties condemn Sri Lankan Parliament dissolution, urge Centre to act

Expressing deep shock over the dissolution of Lankan Parliament, DMK president MK Stalin said Sirisena had created a big threat to the welfare of Tamils by creating this kind of constitutional crisis.

published on : 11th November 2018

Sri Lanka's Parliament suspension will end on November 7

There was confusion since Thursday on the date when the parliamentary deadlock would end as Sirisena had suspended the sittings until November 16.

published on : 2nd November 2018

Issues of ethnic Tamils raised in Sri Lankan MPs meeting with Narendra Modi

Devananda later said he also urged the Indian government to help construct one lakh more houses in Tamil areas and elsewhere for the rehabilitation of civilians following the end of the decades of eth

published on : 10th September 2018

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena​ suspends Parliament in growing political crisis 

In a surprise move, Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena today issued a proclamation suspending the sessions of Parliament without any official reasons.

published on : 13th April 2018