Top News


Control of accountability and reconciliation agenda gained through UNHRC resolution: Mangala

Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera has defended the resolution on Sri Lanka which was passed by...

Gota's spokesperson unaware of military chiefs' advertisement

MP Keheliya Rambukwella, who is the spokesperson of the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP)...


Wimal's camp opposes Basil's stance on the decentralization of power

The National Freedom party led by Wimal Weerawansa is said to be disgruntled by Pohottuwa...

Whoever becomes President, MR will be head of Govt: Basil

Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) founder and National Organizer, Basil Rajapaksa says party...


Deputy Leader of the UNP, Minister Sajith Premadasa was able to secure the party’s presidential candidacy today. The unanimous decision to hand over the candidacy to Premadasa was taken at the UNP Working Committee meeting held in Sirikotha during the afternoon.

UNP National organiser and Cabinet Minister Naveen Dissanayake has welcomed the decision taken by UNP Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe to name UNP Deputy Leader Sajith Premadasa as the United National Front's presidential candidate.

A general agreement has been reached among United National Party (UNP) seniors including party leader, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe to nominate Deputy Leader, Minister Sajith Premadasa as the UNP’s presidential candidate as well as the candidate of the United National Front (UNF) led political alliance.

Ranil Wickremesinghe for the first time is said to be considering a proposal put forward by several UNP seniors to nominate Sajith Premadasa for the upcoming elections as the UNP’s candidate. 

Show more post