July 24, 2022 5:24 pm
Rajapaksa submitted his resignation in Singapore, a day after fleeing on July 13. Anti-government protesters had stormed the offices and official residences of the president and the prime minister.
October 05, 2021 3:58 pm
As of 2017, Nirupama Rajapaksa and Thirukumar Nadesan’s offshore holdings, which haven’t previously been made public, had a value of about $18 million, according to an ICIJ analysis of a Nadesan trust’s financial statements.
November 28, 2019 4:22 pm
On November 19, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar arrived in Colombo on an unannounced two-day visit. He became the first foreign dignitary to call on President Rajapaksa.
November 12, 2019 12:37 pm
The Rajapaksas are back at the centre of Sri Lanka's deeply divisive politics and it is stoking fear.
January 31, 2016 10:05 am
Yoshitha Rajapaksa, a navy lieutenant was arrested by the police's Financial Crimes Division (FCID) over his involvement in the management of a private television company, a navy spokesman said.
January 10, 2015 10:09 pm
Modi invited Maithripala Sirisena to Delhi at his earliest convenience, Senaratne said.
January 10, 2015 2:41 am
Sri Lanka has a population of roughly 2 million Muslims of whom about 1.4 million are registered voters.
January 09, 2015 12:56 pm
In the Sri Lanka polls, Mahinda Rajapaksa concedes defeat to opposition candidate Sirisena.
December 30, 2014 12:58 pm
Hitting out at Bollywood actor Salman Khan for allegedly campaigning for Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa, MDMK chief Vaiko today dubbed him as a 'betrayer.'
October 22, 2014 1:37 am
The movie is jointly produced by Subhaskaran’s Lyca Productions and Ayngaran International.