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  1. FILE PHOTO: Sri Lankan Prime Minister Wickremesinghe looks at a news conference after he survived a

    Sri Lanka lawmakers defect from president to prime minister after dispute

    Three lawmakers from Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena's party defected to the government of Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe on ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: Sri Lankan President Sirisena gestures as he speaks during meeting with his Russian cou

    Sri Lanka's president says will not reinstate ousted PM

    A political impasse in Sri Lanka could be set to drag on longer after President Maithripala Sirisena said on Sunday he would not reinstate Ranil ...
  3. Sri Lanka's newly appointed Prime Minister Rajapaksa looks on before leaves the parliament in

    Opponents of new Sri Lanka PM take control of key committee

    Sri Lankan lawmakers opposed to new Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa took control of parliament's main committee on Friday after his supporters ...
  4. Sri Lanka's newly appointed Prime Minister Rajapaksa and President Sirisena look on during a r

    Sri Lanka president calls third vote on no-confidence motion against premier

    Sri Lanka's President Maithripala Sirisena on Sunday asked an all-party meeting to hold a third vote on a no-confidence motion against Prime ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: Sri Lanka's President Maithripala Sirisena listens to a speech during a Parliament

    Sri Lanka president rejects Rajapaksa no-confidence vote: Lawmaker

    Sri Lanka's president has rejected a second no-confidence motion passed on Friday against Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa, appointed late last ...
  6. Sri Lanka's parliament members argue in front of Speaker of the Parliament Karu Jayasuriya dur

    Sri Lanka, without prime minister and cabinet, grinds to political halt

    The Speaker of Sri Lanka's parliament, Karu Jayasuriya, on Thursday said that in his view the country did not have a prime minister or cabinet ...
  7. FILE PHOTO: Sri Lanka's newly appointed Prime Minister Rajapaksa and President Sirisena wave a

    Sri Lankan Tamil parties reject president's call to support controversial new PM

    Sri Lanka's main Tamil parties have turned down a call from President Maithripala Sirisena to support his newly appointed prime minister in a ...
  8. FILE PHOTO: Sri Lanka's newly appointed Prime Minister Rajapaksa and President Sirisena wave a

    Sri Lanka has suffered a 'coup without guns' - parliament speaker

    Sri Lanka's parliamentary speaker has called the president's sacking of the prime minister to bring a former leader back to power a non-violent ...
  9. Mahinda Rajapakse

    Sri Lankan president's party backtracks on parliament suspension