Wickremesinghe sworn in as Sri Lankan PM, political impasse ends

Colombo, Dec 16 (IANS) Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, sacked from the post in October, was sworn in again on Sunday by President Maithripala Sirisena, a move that ended a nearly two-month political impasse that erupted after his surprising dismissal. Wickremesinghe, who is also the leader of the ruling United National Party (UNP), took his […]