Sri Lanka approves new voters` bill

The Sri Lankan Parliament approved without a vote, a key voter registration bill which will allow some 20,000 people to vote in the upcoming provincial council elections.

Lankan Parliament adopts anti-terror financing legislation

Sri Lanka`s parliament has enacted legislation to curtail financial support for terrorism by approving revision of an anti-terror funding law.

S Lankan Parliament votes to impeach Chief Justice

Sri Lankan Parliament voted overwhelmingly to impeach the country`s first woman Chief Justice Shirani Bandaranayake, deepening a standoff between the judiciary and the government.

Parties asked to name members in par panel to try top judge

Parties represented in Sri Lankan Parliament were asked to name their representatives in a select committee that would initiate an impeachment motion against the country`s Chief Justice Shirani Bandaranayake.