- Created on Thursday, 07 November 2013 11:43
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With the appointment of the Leadership Council for the United National Party the crisis situation that existed in the UNP has further aggravated. Several United National Party (UNP) parliamentarians and recently elected provincial council members have decided to stand as independent members in the Parliament as well as in the respective provincial councils.
- Created on Friday, 13 September 2013 11:20
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The government holds elections whenever it becomes due and at the right time upholding the democratic rights of the people. Despite that some vicious elements claim that the government is drifting away from democracy. This malicious propaganda is being carried out by those who are borne in this country to instigate the international community against their own motherland and because they cannot win elections.
- Created on Tuesday, 02 July 2013 10:40
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This government is anti-imperialist and it never succumbed to any foreign influence. Therefore, I am very happy to be a part of this government. This has been stated by the leader of the Democratic Left Front and the Minister of National Languages and Social Integration Vasudeva Nanayakkara.
- Created on Thursday, 23 May 2013 14:59
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Elections to the Northern Provincial Council will be held as it was announced earlier in the month of September and it will be held under the prevailing constitutions provisions. Although it was planned to amend the constitution and hold the elections as per consensus arrived by the Parliamentary Select Committee that has been appointed, refusal of the Tamil National Alliance to participate in the PSC process has hindered this process.
- Created on Monday, 08 April 2013 11:39
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Economic Development Minister Basil Rajapaksa said that the late Minister Jeyaraj Fernandopulle raised his voice against the Tiger terrorists not only in the North and South but also internationally.