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  1. 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 ...
  2. 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 ...
  3. 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 ...
  4. 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 ...
  5. 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 ...
  6. Supporters of ousted prime minister Ranil Wickremesinghe gather

    Sri Lanka president prolongs political standoff

  7. Thousands of supporters have gathered outside the prime minister's official residence in

    Sri Lanka's ousted PM says time running out to avert 'bloodbath'

  8. Mahinda Rajapakse

    Sri Lankan president's party backtracks on parliament suspension

  9. Reporters without Borders (RSF) said supporters of former president Mahinda Rajapakse stormed

    Sri Lanka Attorney General refuses to endorse sacking of PM

    Sri Lanka's attorney general Wednesday refused to endorse the president's dismissal of the prime minister for a former strongman accused of rights ...