Thursday, 29th January 2015

Political

President Maithripala Sirisena agreed to lead the Sri Lanka Freedom Party's election campaign at the next General election, said Opposition Leader Nimal Siripala De Silva. The Opposition Leader while paying gratitude to former President Mahinda Rajapaksa for his services to the party said the SLFP led United People's Freedom Alliance will secure victory at the next General election under the leadership of President Maithripala Sirisena. The Opposition Leader added that the United National Party is involved in a process of destroying the Sri Lanka Freedom Party and all SLFP members have a duty...
Former President Chandrika Kumaratunga and others at the event themed “Women taking leadership for a shared future, felicitation for women politicians of Sri Lanka” organized by the Association of War Affected Women (AWAW) at the Sri Lanka Foundation Institute. Picture by Sudath Malaweera
Leadership quality and political scope of women should be improved through women development centres, former President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga said. She was speaking as the Chief Guest at an event themed "Women taking leadership - for a shared future, felicitation for women politicians of Sri Lanka" organized by the Association of War Affected Women (AWAW) held at the Sri Lanka Foundation Institute recently. Kumaratunga said they succeeded confronting obstacles to change the political platform of the government. A united administration has been formed with different parties to...