Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa says that the change of government that the people expected has now had to be put off, but pledged that the people will definitely get the "change they desire" as no one can prevent that from happening. MORE..
15 Dec 2018 (2:57 PM)
Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa has resigned from the post of Prime Minister. He signed the letter of resignation in a brief ceremony attended by several UPFA parliamentarians, which was followed by religious observances. MORE..
15 Dec 2018 (12:12 PM)
UPFA MP Udaya Gammanpila claims that the foreign diplomats, who had applauded in elation when the Speaker declared that the government does not have a majority in Parliament, will be able to get a good night s sleep tonight. MORE..
16 Dec 2018 (1:38 AM)
MP Dinesh Gunawardena says that the United People s Freedom Party (UPFA) intends to sit in the opposition and the Speaker would be informed in this regard. MORE..
16 Dec 2018 (10:26 AM)
The United National Party (UNP) says it expects party leader Ranil Wickremesinghe to be sworn in as the Prime Minister tomorrow (16) and that the President will hereafter only exercise the powers vested in him. MORE..
15 Dec 2018 (5:41 PM)