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Gotabaya Rajapaksa invites PM Modi to visit Sri Lanka

Addressing a joint press conference with PM Modi here, Rajapaksa said, "I am certainly very happy to be here because India is our closest neighbour as well as our long-standing friend. I would avail..
IndiaTimes - Published

Sri Lanka's election results worry ethnic Tamils

Winner Gotabaya Rajapaksa's support dips in majority Tamil areas, where people have not forgotten his role in the civil war.
Al Jazeera - Published

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Sri Lanka's election results worry ethnic Tamil [Video]Sri Lanka's election results worry ethnic Tamil

Winner Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s support dips in majority Tamil areas, where people have not forgotten his role in the civil war.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 01:52Published

Sri Lanka politics: Rajapaksa brothers take top jobs [Video]Sri Lanka politics: Rajapaksa brothers take top jobs

Sri Lanka's newly elected President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has sworn in his brother, Mahinda Rajapaksa, as the new prime minister.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 01:54Published

Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa swears in brother as PM [Video]Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa swears in brother as PM

The brothers, who were credited with ending civil war in 2009, come back to power on promise to boost national security.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 03:13Published

Sri Lanka's new president picks brother Mahinda Rajapaksa as PM [Video]Sri Lanka's new president picks brother Mahinda Rajapaksa as PM

Mahinda, a two-term president himself, likely to be sworn in on Thursday following Ranil Wickremesinghe's resignation.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 01:35Published

Gotabaya Rajapaksa wins Sri Lanka election [Video]Gotabaya Rajapaksa wins Sri Lanka election

Former defence chief ran a campaign for Saturday's vote on providing strong leadership and improving national security.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 07:35Published

Sri Lanka vote: Rajapaksa wins presidency as Premadasa concedes [Video]Sri Lanka vote: Rajapaksa wins presidency as Premadasa concedes

Ruling party candidate Sajith Premadasa congratulates his main rival for win in hard-fought election.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 03:58Published

Sri Lanka election: Voting closes in tight presidential race [Video]Sri Lanka election: Voting closes in tight presidential race

National security has been a key issue in the campaign after the Easter bombings that killed hundreds of people.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 01:51Published

Sri Lanka election: Minorities fear vote result [Video]Sri Lanka election: Minorities fear vote result

Sri Lankans are voting to elect a new leader while ethnic divisions are on the rise after the deadly Easter bombings.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:33Published

Sri Lankans to vote in critical presidential election [Video]Sri Lankans to vote in critical presidential election

Presidential candidates wrapped up their campaigns ahead of Saturday's vote, as nation faces economic and political problems.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:23Published

 

Sri Lanka election

 It cannot escape notice that what has driven the majority voters in Sri Lanka to vote for Gotabaya Rajapaksa is the fear instilled in their minds by
Hindu - Published

Tamil families fear they'll never find missing loved ones after Sri Lanka election result

For hundreds of Tamil families still searching for loved ones who disappeared during Sri Lanka’s civil war, the election of Gotabaya Rajapaksa as the country’s new president only adds to their..
SBS - Published

Gotabaya Rajapaksa wins Sri Lanka election

Former defence chief ran a campaign for Saturday's vote on providing strong leadership and improving national security.
Al Jazeera - Published Also reported by •SBSKhaleej TimesIndiaTimes

Sri Lanka election: Unity hard to achieve in divided country

Minorities fearful as controversial ex-defence secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa is elected president.
BBC News - Published

Sri Lanka election: Opposition candidate Rajapaksa declared winner

Gotabaya Rajapaksa, who led the government's takedown of the Tamil Tigers a decade ago, has been declared the winner of the presidential election. Despite outbursts of violence, election turnout was at..
Deutsche Welle - Published

Sri Lanka election body declares Rajapaksa winner of presidential poll

Sri Lanka's election commission declared former defense secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa as the winner of the presidential election on Sunday.
Reuters - Published Also reported by •Reuters India

Sri Lanka election: Ex-defence chief Rajapaksa set to win vote

Sri Lanka's former wartime defence chief, Gotabaya Rajapaksa, declares victory in the race.
BBC News - Published

Former defence secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa claims victory in Sri Lanka election

Sri Lankans have voted in the country's presidential election after weeks of campaigning focused on national security and religious extremism.
SBS - Published Also reported by •Khaleej TimesIndiaTimes

Sri Lanka election: Voting closes in tight presidential race

National security has been a key issue in the campaign after the Easter bombings that killed hundreds of people.
Al Jazeera - Published

Sri Lanka election: Observers report poll day violations

At least 139 violations, including two cases of assault and 41 of intimidation, reported by midday on Saturday.
Al Jazeera - Published

Sri Lanka election: Minorities fear vote result

Sri Lankans are voting to elect a new leader while ethnic divisions are on the rise after the deadly Easter bombings.
Al Jazeera - Published

How Easter attacks shaped Sri Lanka election

A return to power for the Rajapaksa family could strengthen China’s sway over the strategic island
FT.com - Published

Sri Lanka election: Northern Tamils know who they don’t want in power

35 candidates are in the fray, but in the north, it’s Gotabaya versus Premadasa
Hindu - Published

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