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August 10, 2018 7:46 am gmt |
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Tamil National Alliance (TNA) leader R Sampanthan is to remain as the leader of the opposition. Speaker Karu Jayasuriya told Parliament today that under the Parliament standing orders he cannot change the post of Speaker. The joint opposition however raised concerns over the decision and insisted tha...
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August 7, 2018 3:22 am gmt |
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Party leaders of the United People’s Freedom Alliance (UPFA) unanimously decided yesterday (Monday) that the Opposition Leader’s post in Parliament should be further held by R. Sampanthan. According to political sources, the parliamentarians of the Joint Opposition are a group who contested for...
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March 31, 2018 10:14 am gmt |
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MP Ven. Athuraliye Rathana Thera urged opposition leader R.Sampanthan, to not to support Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe. He made this request today (March 31) through an emergency letter. ‘’We expect that Tamil National Alliance will not support PM Ranil Wickramasinghe’’, he added. ‘’You are not...
In Srilanka
March 7, 2018 9:38 am gmt |
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Speaking to the media, regarding the incidents reported in Ampara and Theldeniya the opposition leader and the leader of TNA R.Sampanthan said that, the government should take necessary action to prevent the public from taking the law into their own hands. The Opposition Leader meanwhile stressed he ...
In Srilanka
November 25, 2017 10:25 am gmt |
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The new constitution will only be possible, if the majority approved it, The Leader of TNA and Opposition Leader R.Sampanthan said. The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) launched its campaign yesterday (November 24) in Trincomalee to raise support for the new constitution and to intensify the strategies ...
In Srilanka
November 9, 2017 7:12 am gmt |
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The opposition leader Sampanthan stated that, Namal Rajapakshe’s full and constructive support is important to get the solution to whole problems of Tamil people. Sampanthan cleared it as an answer to the Twiter question of the parliamentarian Namal Rajapakshethat that, Why doesn’t Sampanan rea...
In Srilanka
October 17, 2017 11:57 am gmt |
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The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) will move an adjournment motion seeking the immediate release of those held under the Prevention of Terrorism Act (PTA). Opposition and TNA Leader R. Sampanthan, who is expected to move the motion, said Sri Lanka had accepted both domestically and internationally tha...
In north
October 13, 2017 9:48 am gmt |
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The Opposition leader R. Sambanthan stated that an unnecessary complication has been created by the transfer of the three Tamil political prisoners’ case from Vavuniya to Anuradhapura, in written statement to the President. He added that, if the prisoner needed protection, it could have been provided...
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June 26, 2017 5:40 am gmt |
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My heartiest greetings to all Muslims in Sri Lanka celebrating Ramzan Festival. As we celebrate this day which marks the end of the holy month of Ramzan, I hope that the festival with its tradition of giving and sharing enriches our lives with a spirit of brotherhood and empathy for the deprived, Opp...
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May 18, 2017 5:12 am gmt |
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The painful remembrance of Mullivaikkal Massacre which swallowed thousands of innocent Tamil people is being commemorated at Mullivaikkal under the patronage of Northern Province Chief Minister C.V. Wigneswaran with the co-association of R. Sampanthan, the Leader of the Opposition and Tamil National ...
In Srilanka
November 25, 2016 8:14 am gmt |
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The fact that some Tamil people are being ignored when it comes to Job opportunities and also about the need for the political solution were among the key topics discussed said Opposition leader and Tamil National Alliance parliamentarian R.Sambanthan. The above was discussed when President Maithripa...
In Srilanka
November 25, 2016 6:02 am gmt |
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President Maithripala Sirisena had a special discussion with the TNA Parliamentary group led by Opposition Leader R. Sampanthan in Parliament yesterday. TNA MP E. Sarawanapawan told the Opposition Leader handed over a letter signed by all 16 TNA MPs to the President during the meeting outlining their...
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October 31, 2016 8:53 am gmt |
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The Northern and Eastern provinces should be governed by Tamil speaking communities, otherwise Eastern province will definitely seized by the majority, said leader of Opposition and the TNA R.Sampanthan. Participating as a special guest in an event in Colombo to commemorate the 26th year of expel of ...
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October 24, 2016 8:44 am gmt |
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Northern and Eastern provinces should be merged in order to secure the rights of Tamil people, said Leader of TNA and the Opposition in parliament R. Sampanthan. Pointing out the progressive move of Sinhala settlement in the Eastern Province, he warned that such Sinhala settlement would affect the mi...
In Jaffna
October 22, 2016 9:16 am gmt |
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The Leader of the Opposition in parliament and leader of the Tamil National Alliance R.Sampanthan requested an impartial enquiry into the death of the university students. He raised concerns during the meeting with President Maithripala Sirisena regarding the incident. Following the meeting the Presi...
In Colombo
October 8, 2016 9:11 am gmt |
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Switzerland has promised to extend its fullest support devolution through the formulation of the new constitution, which can ensure security and freedom for all ethnicities of the country. TNA parliamentarian and M.A.Sumanthiran said the visiting Speaker of the National Council of the Federal Assembl...
In Colombo
October 7, 2016 12:06 pm gmt |
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Opposition Leader and leader of the Tamil National Alliance R.Sampanthan has urged for consideration of federal system of government which is in force in Switzerland in the formulation of the new constitution. Addressing the media after holding discussion with the visiting speaker of the National Cou...
In Batticaloa
September 17, 2016 8:49 am gmt |
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Opposition Leader and leader of the Tamil National Alliance R.Sampanthan said that the satisfactory and permanent political solution could not be achieved through cheating the public. R. Sampanthan made these remarks addressing at the exhibition held at Sampur Mahavidyalayam in Batticaloa on Friday (...
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September 16, 2016 7:18 am gmt |
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The Sri Lanka government should provide permanent political solution for the ethnic crises in the country through the new constitution, otherwise the Tamils would not take arms in hand but would create a situation in which the government could not dominate the Tamils, said Opposition Leader and leade...