Mahinda Rajpakse

  • Sri Lanka: Chief Justice Bandaranayake impeached January 12, 2013

    Colombo: The Sri Lankan Parliament Friday voted by a majority to impeach the country's Chief Justice Shirani Bandaranayake, beginning the process to remove her from office. The impeachment motion was passed by a twothird majority with 155 members voting for and 49 against it. It is now up to Sri Lankan...
  • Rajpakse meets Pranab under LTTE threat November 28, 2006

    New Delhi: Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajpakse has met the Minister of External Affairs Pranab Mukherjee to discuss the worsening situation in Sri Lanka and other bilateral issues. The meeting comes just a day after the LTTE leader Velupillai Prabhakaran gave a speech to his cadres accusing the Sri Lankan President...