Ranil Wickremesinghe sworn in as Sri Lankan president

Ranil Wickremesinghe has been sworn in as Sri Lanka’s eighth president by the country’s chief justice…

Sri Lanka’s crisis is not just about the economy, but a long history of discrimination against minority groups

Niro Kandasamy, University of Sydney Sri Lanka is in the grip of an economic, political and…

Swimming in president’s pool: Palaces, power in times of crisis

Kristie Patricia Flannery, Australian Catholic University Footage flashed across television and smartphone screens this week showing…

Sri Lanka president emails resignation letter to parliamentary speaker

Sri Lanka President Gotabaya Rajapaksa emailed a letter of resignation to the speaker of the country’s…

Democracy needs to return in Lanka: Sanath Jayasuriya

Sanath Jayasuriya, the former Sri Lanka captain and one of the greatest cricket players to emerge…

State of emergency imposed in Sri Lanka after president flees

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe declared a state of emergency and imposed a curfew in the Western…

Sri Lanka’s President Rajapaksa to step down on 13 July: Speaker

Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has agreed to step down next week, Lanka’s parliamentary speaker, Mahinda…