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President curtails powers of State Defence Minister Ruwan Wijewardena : A potential flashpoint between President Sirisena and Prime Minister Wickremesinghe?

In an unexpected turn of events, President Sirisena, employing the powers of Executive Presidency, made a sudden decision to 'take over' several institutions that came under the purview of Wijewardena's ministry.

President Maithripala Srisena being received by State Defence Minister Ruwan Wijewardena when he visited the Ministry of Defence for the first time.
 President curtails powers of State Defence Minister Ruwan Wijewardena :  A potential flashpoint between President Sirisena and Prime Minister Wickremesinghe?
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Sri Lanka President Sirisena arrives in New Delhi for talks with Indian PM Narendra Modi

Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena left the island of Sri Lanka on 15th February on a three-day state visit to India on the invitation of Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi.

Sri Lanka President Sirisena arrives in New Delhi for talks with Indian PM Narendra Modi
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Mahinda Assures He will Not Leave SLFP

Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa in a letter to SLFP General Secretary Anura PriyadharsanaYapa had assured that despite criticism, insults and sidelining, he would not leave the party or the party supporters in any circumstance.

Mahinda Assures He will Not Leave SLFP
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Sri Lanka President Sirisena meets Indian PM Narendra Modi, strikes nuclear deal

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena, on his first overseas tour since winning an election last month, met Indian premeir Narandra Modi and hailed his country’s close relations with India in a joint briefing with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi.

Sri Lanka President Sirisena meets Indian PM Narendra Modi, strikes nuclear deal
Sri Lanka President Sirisena meets Indian PM Narendra Modi, strikes nuclear deal
Sri Lanka President Sirisena meets Indian PM Narendra Modi, strikes nuclear deal
Sri Lanka President Sirisena meets Indian PM Narendra Modi, strikes nuclear deal
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