Lanka SC stays dissolution of parliament by President

In a major boost to sacked Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, the Supreme Court in a landmark ruling on Tuesday overturned President Maithripala Sirisena's controversial decision to dissolve Parliament and halted the preparations...

Rajapaksa takes charge as Lanka PM amid ‘bloodbath’ warnings

Former strongman Mahinda Rajapaksa on Monday assumed charge as Sri Lanka’s new prime minister even as the sacked PM Ranil Wickremesinghe asserted that he still commands the majority in parliament amid warning by the speaker that there could...



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