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  1. An election officer arrives with a ballot box to a counting center, after the voting ended during t

    Sri Lanka counts votes from parliament election

    Sri Lanka on Thursday began counting votes for a parliament election which President Gotabaya Rajapaksa's party is widely expected to win, ...
  2. A voter in Sri Lanka, Aug 5, 2020

    Sri Lanka goes to the polls as COVID-19 risk recedes

    Sri Lankans lined up before polling stations opened on Wednesday, wearing masks and social distancing, to elect a new parliament that President ...
  3. Gotabaya Rajapaksa is set to become Sri Lanka's new president after winning Saturday's

    Commentary: After a five-year hiatus, why the Rajapaksas are back in power in Sri Lanka

    Voters hope strongman Gotabaya Rajapaksa can fix the country’s worsening economy and national security situation. But a bigger challenge yet ...
  4. 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 ...