Mahinda Rajapaksa

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  1. Sri Lanka's former President Rajapaksa waves at his supporters at the party office after a new

    Sri Lanka's ex-leader Rajapaksa seeks fresh elections after council vote boost

    Former Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa called on Monday for parliament to be dissolved and fresh elections to be held after a party backed ...
  2. A man walks into a polling station to cast his vote in the long-delayed local government elections

    Sri Lanka ex-leader-backed party set for landslide victory in local polls

    A political party backed by Sri Lanka's former president Mahinda Rajapaksa looks set for a landslide victory in local polls, early results showed ...
  3. Sri Lanka's President Maithripala Sirisena listens to a speech during a Parliament session mar

    UN says Sri Lanka's delay in post-war reconciliation involves risks

    Long delays in Sri Lanka's post-war reconciliation is not without cost, and its government should implement measures to resolve outstanding ...
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    Sri Lanka court jails top former senior officials for graft

  5. FILE PHOTO -  A group of Sri Lankan visitors at the new deep water shipping port watch Chinese dred

    Sri Lanka signs US$1.1 billion China port deal amid local, foreign concerns

    Sri Lanka signed a long delayed US$1.1 billion (837.58 million pounds) deal on Saturday to lease its southern Hambantota port to China ignoring an ...
  6. Prime Minister of Sri Lanka Ranil Wickremesinghe speaks at the opening of The Ocean Conference at t

    Sri Lanka says Buddhism will remain paramount in new charter

    Sri Lanka's prime minister said on Wednesday Buddhism will remain paramount in the bitterly divided island, seeking to head off protests led by ...