MAITHRIPALA SIRISENA

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  1. Sri Lanka People's Front party presidential election candidate and former wartime defence chie

    After hiatus, Rajapaksa brothers set to dominate Sri Lanka again

    One brother is considered a shoo-in for the job of Sri Lanka's president in elections this weekend and another is eyeing the prime minister's post ...
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    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 ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: Sri Lanka's former defense secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa greets his supporters afte

    Many Sri Lankans want a strongman leader, and that favours Gotabaya Rajapaksa

    Sri Lankans, angered by the government's inability to prevent the Easter Sunday terror attacks that killed more than 250 people, want a strongman ...
  4. Sri Lanka niqab

    Sri Lanka bans face covering after attacks

    Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena on Sunday (Apr 28) announced a ban on face covering, a week after Islamist militants carried out ...