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Maithripala to run as common candidate against Rajapaksa

Fri, 21 November 2014 04:10 | Political

(NIDAHASA News) Maithripala Sirisena, the General Secretary of President Rajapaksa's party today resigned from the government to run as a common opposition candidate against his former boss in upcoming presidential election.

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Rajapaksa calls snap election amid fading popularity

Thu, 20 November 2014 03:08 | Political

(NIDAHASA News) President Mahinda Rajapaksa today (20) confirmed that he will go for an early election to secure a third presidential term, amid signs of a drop in popularity.

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Minister Champika steps down; JHU likely to leave government

Tue, 18 November 2014 06:28 | Political

(NIDAHASA News) Minister Chamipka Ranawaka today (18) resigned from his ministerial positions, also signaling the de facto withdrawal of his party's support to the government.

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Opposition stands together to abolish executive presidency

Wed, 12 November 2014 07:50 | Political

(NIDAHASA News) Several political parties and groups today (12) gathered for a massive rally in Colombo to pressure government to abolish executive presidency.

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