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Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena emphasizes importance of creating conducive environment for police officers to work with fulfilling mindset.
Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne has been accused of harboring former Navy lieutenant Commander Chandana Prasad Hettiarachchi and abetting him to evade arrest.
Sri Lanka PM purported government Mahinda Rajapaksa claimed he leader of largest group of MPs in Parliament, only interim government called for general election for people to elect stable government.
Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena stressed removal of incumbent PM, appointment of new PM, dissolution of cabinet, dissolution of Parliament and end of term.
Indian Coast Guard to take part in exercise with Maldivian - Sri Lankan counterparts in Maldives, India's first defense engagement with Maldives after new administration came to power.
Leader of the United National Party, former PM Ranil Wickremesinghe met Chief Prelates of Malwathu- Asgiri chapters, briefed them on current political crisis.
Sri Lanka parliament approved composition of Parliament Select Committee with majority vote while parliamentarians of President Maithripala Sirisena's minority UPFA government boycotted vote.
Sri Lanka Speaker Karu Jayasuriya told government to prove its majority, pass a no-confidence motion against him in response to government parliamentarians allegationof being biased towards opposition parties.
Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena insists he acted according to Constitution for sacking incumbent Prime Minister.
Sri Lanka's National Peace Council, NGO working on peace- conflict resolution called on President Maithripala Sirisena to go to Parliament to ensure vote to show majority meets requisite standards to end political deadlock.
Government of Sri Lanka's foreign currency issuer and senior unsecured ratings to B2 from B1 and changed the outlook to stable from negative - Moody's
Sri Lanka's Speaker of Parliament Karu Jayasuriya fully committed to protect democracy and ensure the future generation right to live in a free and democratic country
The all-party meeting called by the Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena to end the political crisis has concluded with no solution in sight.
Sri Lanka's political crisis termed as a 'bloodless coup' is to continue with no sign of ending as the President, refused to accept another vote opposing Mahinda Rajapaksa, his choice for the prime minister
Pandemonium in Sri Lanka parliament, PM loses another confidence vote prevailed in Sri Lanka parliament with lawmakers of President Maithripala Sirisena appointed government attacking Speaker, opposition lawmakers.
Sri Lanka ousted PM United National Party leader, Ranil Wickremesinghe said, party will not allow disregard of Constitution.
Speaker Karu Jayasuriya sent another letter to President Maithripala Sirisena in response to President letter regarding verdict on No-Confidence Motion passed against Mahinda Rajapaksa.
China hopes the political parties have the "wits and ways" to resolve the crisis, the Spokesperson said.
Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena explained trading off of parliamentarians after appointing new Prime Minister, lack of majority in parliament led to dissolving parliament avert bloodshed
Sri Lanka's former President PM of caretaker government Mahinda Rajapaksa left SLFP ,obtained membership of SLPP.

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