A victory for good governance and political decency
The seventh Presidential election that concluded
on Thursday, saw the election of Maithripala Sirisena, who defected
from the UPFA government and challenged former President Mahinda
Rajapaksa, as the sixth Executive President of Sri Lanka, left so
many messages and lessons for the people and the politicians of Sri
Ranil’s third stint as PM
Ranil Wickremesinghe, the National Leader of the
United National Party was sworn in as the Prime Minister under
President Maithripala Sirisena at the Independence Square on Friday.
This is the third time Ranil Wickremesinghe is holding the Prime
Ministerial portfolio of Sri Lanka.
Warm welcome for Pope Francis
Hot on the heels of a crucial election which saw
the country’s Executive powers moving from one camp to another, Sri
Lanka is preparing for another grand event, the visit of Pope
Francis the leader of the worldwide Catholic Church.