Speaker Karu Jayasuriya got up from his chair and left the chamber amidst the uproar during the Parliamentary session and arguments between MPs from government and opposition. MORE..
15 Nov 2018 (12:01 PM)
The Parliament is scheduled to be convened tomorrow (16) at 1.30 p.m., the Office of the Speaker announced. MORE..
15 Nov 2018 (2:35 PM)
Minister S.B. Dissanayake says that the actions of the Speaker are to blame for the current political crisis country and the problematic situation in the Parliament. MORE..
15 Nov 2018 (2:47 PM)
Sajith Premadasa says that, the current crisis is not an issue between political parties. This is an issue between democracy and dictatorship; between civility and incivility; between humanity and inhumanity; between truth and lie, he said. MORE..
15 Nov 2018 (7:39 PM)
Mahinda Rajapaksa says that the Prime Minister is appointed by the President and not the Speaker and accused Speaker Karu Jayasuriya of misusing his powers and acting in a baised manner. MORE..
15 Nov 2018 (12:02 PM)