The Newsmakers

Was the sacking of Ranil Wickremesinghe legal?

Sri Lankan’s are in shock after their Prime Minister Ranil Wickremsinghe was sacked by his president and replaced by, Mahinda Rajapaksa, a man many blame for atrocities during Sri Lanka’s brutal civil war. But Wickremsinghe has called the decision unconstitutional and rejected it. Now the government appears to be in crisis and many fear Sri Lanka could slide back into another violent era. Guests: Dilanthe Withanage Chief Executive of Buddhist nationalist group, Bodu Bala Sena Alan Keenan Senior Sri Lanka analyst at the International Crisis Group Mario Arulthas Advocacy director at the People for Equality and Relief in Lanka #SriLanka #MahindaRajapaksa

Sri Lanka in the grip of political crisis

Sri Lanka in the grip of political crisis

Here’s why some people are concerned about Sri Lanka’s new president

Here’s why some people are concerned about Sri Lanka’s new president

What’s behind the appointment of Mahindra Rajapaksa as Sri Lanka’s prime minister?

What’s behind the appointment of Mahindra Rajapaksa as Sri Lanka’s prime minister?

Sri Lanka’s power struggle continues, who is incharge of the island nation?

Sri Lanka’s power struggle continues, who is incharge of the island nation?

Why is India accusing the PFI of having terrorist links?

Why is India accusing the PFI of having terrorist links?

Are PFI members terrorists?

Are PFI members terrorists?

Who will be Brazil's next president?

Who will be Brazil's next president?

Can the right action prevent a global economic downturn?

Can the right action prevent a global economic downturn?

PKK Terror Attack in Mersin Leaves One Police Officer Dead

PKK Terror Attack in Mersin Leaves One Police Officer Dead

Is a Global Recession unavoidable?

Is a Global Recession unavoidable?

MPs debate if they can lead Lebanon out of an economic crisis – without a president

MPs debate if they can lead Lebanon out of an economic crisis – without a president

Can Lebanon rebound without a president?

Can Lebanon rebound without a president?

Is the pandemic over?

Is the pandemic over?

The US and China find themselves on two extreme ends over COVID-19

The US and China find themselves on two extreme ends over COVID-19

Who is to blame for the power crisis in Puerto Rico?

Who is to blame for the power crisis in Puerto Rico?

What is causing the energy crisis in Puerto Rico?

What is causing the energy crisis in Puerto Rico?

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