Udaya Gammanpila

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Daily News
Several UPFA constituent parties objectSeveral UPFA constituent parties yesterday expressed their objection for giving
Several UPFA constituent parties object
Daily News / Posted yesterday
Several UPFA constituent parties yesterday expressed their objection for giving the Leader of Opposition post to the TNA and the Chief Opposition Whip post to the JVP. National Freedom Front leader MP Wimal Weerawansa addressing a press conference... Read more
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Daily News
[Parliament]-Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe said in Parliament yesterday that President
[Parliament]-
Daily News / Posted yesterday
Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe said in Parliament yesterday that President Maithripala Sirisena has decided to formulate a national policy after taking extracts from all the manifestos presented by all major political parties contested the... Read more
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Parliament nod for proposal to increase ministersThe determination under the constitution presented by Prime Minister Ranil Wick
Parliament nod for proposal to increase ministers
Daily News / Posted yesterday
The determination under the constitution presented by Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe to determine the number of Cabinet and non-Cabinet portfolios of the National Unity Government was passed in Parliament yesterday with a majority of 127... Read more
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Deepika
World News DetailClick here for detailed news of all itemsLanka's main Tamil party gets Oppositi
World News Detail
Deepika / Posted yesterday
Click here for detailed news of all itemsLanka's main Tamil party gets Opposition status in ParColombo: Sri Lanka's largest Tamil party TNA was today declared the main Opposition in the parliament with its chief R Sampanthan becoming the leader of... Read more
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Invitation to overseas Lankans: prepare the groundworkIt was former President Mahinda Rajapaksa who first invited those who left our
Invitation to overseas Lankans: prepare the groundwork
Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
It was former President Mahinda Rajapaksa who first invited those who left our shores for greener pastures to return to their country of birth and be partners of national development. Those were heady days immediately after the war victory when a lot... Read more
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New Kerala
UPFA opposes Tamil party as main opposition United People's Freedom Alliance (UPFA) MPs on Wednesday voiced concerns over
UPFA opposes Tamil party as main opposition
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
United People's Freedom Alliance (UPFA) MPs on Wednesday voiced concerns over the Tamil political party's bid to become the main opposition in the Sri Lankan parliament. The UPFA, defeated by the United... Read more
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Ranil tells Udaya to stick to traditionPrime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe yesterday took to task Pivithuru Hela Uruma
Ranil tells Udaya to stick to tradition
Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe yesterday took to task Pivithuru Hela Urumaya Leader Udaya Gammanpila for referring to “taking up arms” during the customary congratulatory speech to newy elected Speaker Karu Jayasuriya in Parliament. Prime... Read more
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Daily News
Gammanpila not invited to party leaders' meetingPivithru Hela Urumaya General Secretary Udaya Gammanpila yesterday said he was
Gammanpila not invited to party leaders' meeting
Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
Pivithru Hela Urumaya General Secretary Udaya Gammanpila yesterday said he was not invited to the President's meeting held yesterday with party leaders of the United People's Freedom Alliance (UPFA). "I do not know the basis for the exclusion. I... Read more
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Daily News
Opposition Leader: a question inevitableThe Tamil National Alliance has laid claim to the post of Opposition leader in
Opposition Leader: a question inevitable
Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
The Tamil National Alliance has laid claim to the post of Opposition leader in Sri Lanka’s Parliament. “As the UPFA has decided to form a national government with the UNP, it is not anymore an opposition party and as such the TNA is now the largest... Read more
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Sunday Observer
MR mulls retirement while PB does a Bolt!Behind Closed Doors The grapevine is abuzz with the news that former President
MR mulls retirement while PB does a Bolt!
Sunday Observer / Posted 6 days ago
Behind Closed Doors The grapevine is abuzz with the news that former President Mahinda Rajapaksa is planning to bid adieu to his political career in three months. The former President had made this revelation... Read more
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UPFA's vain efforts to oppose civilized societyThat the search for at a consensual government of political relevance to the co
UPFA's vain efforts to oppose civilized society
Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
That the search for at a consensual government of political relevance to the country is not easy in the current context is seen by the delay in the swearing-in of the Cabinet of Ministers. The UNP has announced it is ready with its ministers; the... Read more
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Daily News
A new beginningSri Lanka is well on the road to mending strained relations with its once frien
A new beginning
Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
Sri Lanka is well on the road to mending strained relations with its once friendly countries. The messages of goodwill received by the new Prime Minister and high profile visits made to the country after January 8 is a clear indication of this... Read more
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PHU won't contest future polls under current UPFA leadership - GammanpilaPivithuru Hela Urumaya (PHU) will not contest in any more elections under the c
PHU won't contest future polls under current UPFA leadership - Gammanpila
Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
Pivithuru Hela Urumaya (PHU) will not contest in any more elections under the current leadership of the SLFP/UPFA and as long as it acts as the tail of the UNP, PHU Leader and MP elect Udaya Gammanpila said. "A new political force will be... Read more
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Daily News
CBK, rise of the 'reformist'"Former President Kumaratunga heads the Office for National Unity. She is also
CBK, rise of the 'reformist'
Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
"Former President Kumaratunga heads the Office for National Unity. She is also now playing a leading role in the SLFP. And she chaired the Committee which drafted the MoU from their side. President Maithripala Sirisena and the former President... Read more
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Wimal says National Government a misnomerNFF leader and MP elect Wimal Weerawansa said what they have today is a Coaliti
Wimal says National Government a misnomer
Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
NFF leader and MP elect Wimal Weerawansa said what they have today is a Coalition Government and not a National Government adding that a National Government should comprise all political parties. "Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa will accept the... Read more
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Wimal likens UPFA NL to Pinnawela OrphanageThe UPFA’s so-called ‘National List’ looks like the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanag
Wimal likens UPFA NL to Pinnawela Orphanage
Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
The UPFA’s so-called ‘National List’ looks like the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage as all political orphans are in it, National Freedom Front Leader and MP elect Wimal Weerawansa said. He said the persons who were included in the National List and who... Read more
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Sunday Observer
SLFP�s new realityOvercomes internal disputes, endorses national government, agrees to work witho
SLFP�s new reality
Sunday Observer / Posted 13 days ago
Overcomes internal disputes, endorses national government, agrees to work without Cabinet portfolios: Things appear have taken a positive turn for the beleaguered Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) following the unanimous decision by the party�s Central... Read more
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Gammanpila to sue PataliUPFA Parliamentarian Udaya Gammanpila arriving at the Criminal Investigation De
Gammanpila to sue Patali
Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
UPFA Parliamentarian Udaya Gammanpila arriving at the Criminal Investigation Department Office in Colombo Fort. Picture by Thushara Fernando Pivithuru Hela Urumaya General Secretary Udaya Gammanpila yesterday said he would take legal action against... Read more
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Daily News
New faces, new hopes[Winners] Colombo District: S.M.Marikkar, Mujiber Rahuman, Hirunika Premachand
New faces, new hopes
Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
[Winners] Colombo District: S.M.Marikkar, Mujiber Rahuman, Hirunika Premachandra Gampaha District: Harshana Rajakaruna, Kavinda Jayawardane, Chathura Senaratne, Prasanna Ranaweera, Nimal Lanza, Sisira Jayakody, Indika Anuruddha Kalutara District:... Read more
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Daily News
A timely rejoinderThe "January 8 Revolution", as the events of the historic Presidential Election
A timely rejoinder
Daily News / Posted 21 days ago
The "January 8 Revolution", as the events of the historic Presidential Election of January 2015 have come to be known, was one of the most remarkable political developments in our country. In a bid for an unprecedented third term in power, former... Read more
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Daily News
Gammanpila sold company shares without approval - foreign investorBrian Shedrick, a foreign investor lodged a complaint to the CID alleging that
Gammanpila sold company shares without approval - foreign investor
Daily News / Posted 21 days ago
Brian Shedrick, a foreign investor lodged a complaint to the CID alleging that Colombo District UPFA candidate and leader of the Pivithuru Hela Urumaya Udaya Gammanpila, had misused the Power of Attorney vested in him and amassed wealth by selling... Read more
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Daily News
Offenders in UNFGG nomination lists -WimalOffenders are in the United National Front for Good Governance (UNFGG) nominati
Offenders in UNFGG nomination lists -Wimal
Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
Offenders are in the United National Front for Good Governance (UNFGG) nomination lists and not in the UPFA lists, said NFF Leader Wimal Weerawansa. Addressing the media at the SLFP Headquarters, Colombo yesterday, he said while 400,000 Tamil... Read more
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Only MS, Ranil team can confront challenges - RathnapriyaOnly a team led by President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil Wick
Only MS, Ranil team can confront challenges - Rathnapriya
Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
Only a team led by President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has the ability to confront the challenges that will surface with the release of the report of the UNHRC in September, Trade Union Collective for a Just Society... Read more
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Daily News
Former DIG, several PSD officers to be questionedRetired Senior DIG Anura Senanayake and several officers who were previously at
Former DIG, several PSD officers to be questioned
Daily News / Posted 26 days ago
Retired Senior DIG Anura Senanayake and several officers who were previously attached to the Presidential Security Division (PSD) are likely to be questioned in connection with Rugby Player Wasim Thajudeen's death. Senanayake, an officer who had... Read more
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UNP, JVP proved wrong about MR - GammanpilaThe UNP and the JVP which failed in their bid to stick the 'thief' label on for
UNP, JVP proved wrong about MR - Gammanpila
Daily News / Posted a month ago
The UNP and the JVP which failed in their bid to stick the 'thief' label on former President Mahinda Rajapaksa and his family are now trying to label them as murderers for electoral gain, Colombo district UPFA candidate Udaya Gammanpila... Read more
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UPFA’s latest gimmickThe UPFA campaign is showing signs of desperation. Perhaps coming to the conclu
UPFA’s latest gimmick
Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
The UPFA campaign is showing signs of desperation. Perhaps coming to the conclusion that its much heralded manifesto is a hard sell given its incredulous content the Alliance strategists are trying another tack. Already two books have been launched... Read more

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