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  1. Sri Lanka's President Gotabaya Rajapaksa and his brother and former leader Mahinda Rajapaksa,

    Sri Lanka's ruling siblings: New president swears in his brother as Prime Minister

    Sri Lanka's newly elected president Gotabaya Rajapaksa on Thursday swore in his elder brother, former president Mahinda Rajapaksa, as prime ...
  2. 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 ...
  3. 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 ...
  4. 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 ...