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  1. Former defence secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa

    Sri Lanka's former defence chief launches presidential campaign

  2. The Lotus Tower

    Sri Lankan lawmakers to investigate Lotus Tower graft allegation

  3. FILE PHOTO: Sri Lanka's former defense secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa greets his supporters afte

    In Sri Lanka, a polarising politician reaches out to minorities but suspicion lingers

    Sri Lanka presidential candidate Gotabaya Rajapaksa has been a polarising figure for much of his political life. It is an image he is trying to ...
  4. The Easter Sunday attacks in Sri Lanka killed 258 people

    Commentary: How the Easter Sunday bombings reshaped Sri Lanka’s political landscape

    The Easter Sunday attacks have greatly dented the government’s likelihood to get re-elected in the upcoming presidential poll, says Institute of ...
  5. Sri Lanka's former defense secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa waves after he was nominated as a pres

    Sri Lanka wartime defense chief Gotabaya Rajapaksa launches presidential bid

    Sri Lanka's main opposition party named a hardline former defence chief as its presidential candidate on Sunday, seeking to capitalise on public ...
  6. Sri Lanka's former leader Rajapaksa attends a religious ceremony after he resigned from PM pos

    Sri Lanka PM Rajapaksa resigns amid government shutdown fears

    Sri Lankan Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa resigned on Saturday, his son and a party lawmaker told Reuters, seven weeks after President ...
  7. FILE PHOTO: Sri Lanka's newly appointed Prime Minister Rajapaksa at the Finance Ministry in Co

    Sri Lanka PM Rajapaksa to resign as fears of government shutdown grow

    Sri Lanka's prime minister Mahinda Rajapaksa will resign from his post, his son said on Friday, in a move that will force President Maithripala ...
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    Sri Lanka court bars Rajapaksa from office, disputed PM to appeal