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Chinese and US envoys pledge support to help Sri Lanka mitigate economic crisis

Sri Lanka Economic crisis | In a significant development, the Chinese Ambassador to Sri Lanka Qi Zhenhong met his U.S. counterpart Julie Chung in Colombo and held discussions on “broad topics of mutual interest” and pledged support in helping the island nation mitigate its crippling economic crisis.

2 weeks ago
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5-time former PM might be named as Sri Lanka’s new Prime Minister

Wickremesinghe (if named) will likely be at the head of a 'unity' government with cross-party support in the 225-member Sri Lanka parliament.

1 month ago
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India denies send troops to Sri Lanka amid economic crisis

India on Tuesday said that it is "fully supportive" of the island nation's democracy, stability, and economic recovery.

1 month ago
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Sri Lankan cricketers slam Govt following deadly unrest

Sri Lankan cricket legends Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene have slammed the ruling government of the country after five people were killed and over 200 were injured in political violence. Sangakkara on Monday took to Twitter and wrote, “Peaceful protestors demanding for their basic needs and rights attacked by despicable thugs and goons backed by […]

2 months ago
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Sri Lanka PM resigns; Ruling party MP found dead after clashes

The PM has sent his letter of resignation to his younger brother, President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, clearing the way for a "new unity government".

2 months ago
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Sri Lankan Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa resigns

Sri Lankan Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa resigned from his post today amid the country’s greatest economic crisis since independence. Meanwhile,Sri Lanka’s Health Minister Professor Channa Jayasumana has also submitted his letter of resignation to the President. Even as unrest and protests against the government grew, the Rajapaksa brothers – President Gotabaya Rajapaksa and Prime Minister […]

2 months ago
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Stripped of Good Governance: ‘Underwear Protest’ underway in Sri Lanka

This is the country's largest hartal campaign and strike, organised island-wide 69 years after the major hartal that began in 1953.

2 months ago
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Sri Lankan Crisis: Premier Gotabaya Rajpaksa invites opposition to take up ministerial berths

Amid the escalation of tensions and economic crisis in Sri Lanka President Gotabaya Rajpaksa invited the opposition to take up ministerial berths in face of the crisis the island nation is going through. Earlier on Sunday all the cabinet ministers apart from president Gotabaya and Mahinda Rajpaksa resigned en masse with immediate effect. Among them […]

3 months ago