Day: April 4, 2018

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe defeats the No-Confidence Motion

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has defeated the No-Confidence Motion brought up against him by the Joint Opposition.



Palitha Range Bandara to vote against no-confidence motion

State Minister Palitha Range Bandara says that he and 27 other UNP MPs will vote against the No-Confidence Motion against the Prime Minister.



JVP to vote in favour of no-confidence motion

The Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) would vote in favour of the no-confidence motion against Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, MP Bimal Rathnayake told Parliament a short while ago.



SLFP to vote against Prime Minister – Lakshman Yapa

State Minister Lakshman Yapa Abeywardhana, in contradiction to the statement made by State Minister A.H.M. Fowzie said the Sri Lanka Freedom Party has decided to vote in favour of the No Confidence Motion against the Prime Minister.



Woman wounds three at YouTube headquarters in California, then kills herself

A woman who had voiced complaints online about YouTube opened fire with a handgun at the tech company’s headquarters near San Francisco on Tuesday, wounding three people before shooting herself dead, authorities and media said.



Tonight’s vote will decide PM’s fate

Parliament will debate the no-faith motion, moved by the Joint Opposition (JO), against Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, from 10.00 am to 9.00 pm today. The vote on the motion will be taken at 9.00 pm as per a decision by party leaders.



Mano, Rishad to vote against no-confidence motion

All Ceylon Makkal Congress (ACMC) led by Minister Rishad Bathiudeen and Tamil Progressive Alliance (TPA) led by Minister Mano Ganeshan have decided to vote against the no-confidence motion on Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe.