National Freedom Front Propaganda Secretary Mohamed Muzammil yesterday charged that the SLFP and UPFA have hung on the Elephant’s tail ignoring the anti-UNP votes received to them at the Local Government election. (more…)
Legal experts had advised that there was no issue with the continuation of the Unity Government when the related parties, have expressed their willingness to continue, observed Speaker Karu Jayasuriya in Parliament yesterday. He said he was advised that it was required to submit a written agreement to ensure the legitimacy of the said government. (more…)
Speaker Karu Jayasuriya affirmed that there was no decision taken at the Party Leader’s meeting on Monday to scrap or amend the law making 25% female representation mandatory. He said in situations where there is an issue with the numbers of females, then that issue would be taken up in Parliament later.
Joint Opposition Parliamentarian Mahinda Rajapaksa should be appointed the opposition leader of Parliament, Joint Opposition members said in Parliament, yesterday. Joint Opposition Parliamentarian Dullas Alahapperuma said the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) was the only opposition in the world that attempted to protect the government. (more…)