The Sri Lanka Muslim Congress and the Tamil National
Alliance yesterday petitioned the Supreme Court against the Bill
Titled ‘Parliamentary Elections (Amendment)’, gazetted on July 20,
The petitioners challenged in particular, Section 6 (6) of the Bill, which states that a political party shall not be entitled to be treated as a recognized political party if, in the opinion of the Elections Commissioner, its name signifies any religion or community.
This limitation is arbitrary, ...
First one for ‘Man of the Match’
Mrs. Leisha De Silva Chandrasena, Chairperson of Sri Lanka Telecom Mobitel, the Official Sponsor of the Sri Lanka Cricket Team, presents the first Sri Lanka Cricket fan T-Shirt to President Mahinda Rajapaksa on Wednesday.
The Uva election campaign can be described as by far the most insipid and...