Leader of the Opposition Ranil Wickremesinghe, former President Chandrika Kumaratunga,TNA leader R.Sampanthan,former Army Commander Gen. Sarath Fonseka and impeached Chief Justice Shirani Bandaranayake at yesterday’s meeting organised by the National Movement for Social Justice (NMSJ) at the New Town Hall, calling for the abolition of the Executive Presidency. (Pic. by Kamal Bogoda)

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‘Inquisition’ team still remains a mystery

UN Probe

by Shamindra Ferdinando

The Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) Spokesperson Rupert Colville said that the Sri Lankan government could provide comments on both the oral statement and comprehensive report in September and March 2015, respectively, though it wasn’t cooperating with the investigation.
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Abolishing Executive Presidency would be Opposition Presidential candidate’s manifesto - Wickremeratne

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A draft constitutional amendment abolishing the Executive Presidency within a definite time frame and reintroduction of the 17th Amendment would be the manifesto of the Oppositions Common Presidential candidate

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Sri Lanka can still hope to maintain their unbeaten run against South Africa at home in the last two decades thanks to former captain Mahela Jayawardene, who posted an error free unbeaten century on day one of the second Test at Sinhalese Sports Clu...

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It is clear from the text of the UNHRC Resolution A/HRC/25/L.1/Rev.1 of March 26, 2014 cited below that the expanded mandate of the Presidential Commission to Investigate into Complaints Regarding Missing Persons would make any in...

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