Day: November 2, 2017

SC upholds ruling on Geetha Kumarasinghe’s MP seat

The Supreme Court has today upheld the decision of the Appeal Court to annul MP Geetha Kumarasinghe’s Parliamentarian post as she was a dual citizenship holder.

Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull arrives in Sri Lanka

Australian Prime Minster Malcolm Turnbull arrived at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) this morning to mark the 70th anniversary of Australia-Sri Lanka bilateral relations.

Trump says he will terminate green card lottery system

US President Donald Trump has said that he would end the popular US green card lottery after a radicalised Uzbek man who entered the country under the programme killed eight people in New York.

Final draft of US-prepared new Constitution ready – Keheliya

There is no point in debating the interim report of the Constitutional Assembly Steering Committee as the final draft of proposed constitution has already been prepared by the US and given to the government, UPFA Kandy District MP Keheliya Rambukwella says.