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Ranil Wickremesinghe sworn in as Sri Lanka's new president

Wickremesinghe was sworn in as the 8th Executive President of Sri Lanka at the Parliament complex before Chief Justice Jayantha Jayasuriya

21 Jul 2022 11:29 AM

K.C. Singh | Bad policies and ill luck cause Sri Lankan crisis

The installation of Ranil Wickremesinghe as PM also had temporary impact as a quick solution to a complex scenario was not visible

13 Jul 2022 7:05 AM

AA EDIT | Ranil has his tasks cut out

He has taken up the challenge of a job that no one wants at the moment, not even the Opposition leader Sajith Premadasa

13 May 2022 11:13 PM

Sri Lanka president set to name new Prime Minister

Respected five-time former premier Ranil Wickremesinghe was the frontrunner to head a 'unity government' with cross-party support

12 May 2022 11:36 AM

Modi needs a strategy for post-Trump world

Sri Lanka leaked the news on the eve of Modi’s visit that it was denying permission to a Chinese submarine to dock in Colombo.

13 May 2017 12:10 AM