iOS app Android app

Sri Lanka Elections

Sri Lanka Clashes Erupt Over Arrest Of General Sarath Fonseka

AP | FISNIK ABRASHI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — Opposition supporters protesting the arrest of their defeated presidential candidate scuffled with government-backers on th...

Sarath Fonseka, Sri Lanka Election Loser, Arrested

AP | KRISHAN FRANCIS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — Sri Lanka's defeated presidential candidate was hauled from his office by military police Monday and will be court-martiale...

Mahinda Rajapaksa: Sri Lanka's President Wins Decisive Reelection

AP | FISNIK ABRASHI and KRISHAN FRANCIS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka – Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa swept to a second term in office, but his chief rival vowed to challenge the results...

Seeking Justice after Sri Lanka's Elections

James Ross | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
James Ross

Sri Lanka's Mahinda Rajapaksa's re-election gives him a choice between continued nationalism versus addressing the serious grievances of the minority Tamil population that lay behind the country's civil war.