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Report: Kuwait emir accepts govt...

Kuwait emir accepts govt...

Middle East

Sun, Nov 14 2021

An Emiri decree asked the outgoing government to remain in a caretaker capacity until a new cabinet is...

Sudan's Hamdok wants coup reversed before...

Sudan's Hamdok wants coup reversed

Africa

Wed, Nov 3 2021

Abdalla Hamdok has been under house arrest since his government was toppled on October 25 by military...

Lebanon President hopes for new government...

Lebanon President hopes for new government...

Middle East

Mon, Aug 16 2021

After meeting Aoun, Prime Minister-designate Najib Mikati said it was still possible for a government...

Nepal court ousts PM, reinstates dissolved...

Nepal court ousts PM, reinstates dissolved...

South Asia

Mon, Jul 12 2021

The country has been in a political crisis for months amid infighting between Prime Minister K P Sharma...

Why the Pennsylvania vote count might...

Pennsylvania vote count might throw...

World

Sat, Oct 24 2020

In Pennsylvania and across America, retailers are reinforcing glass, hiring guards or retaining on-call...

How Bangladesh has changed

How Bangladesh has changed

Eirik G Jansen

Thu, Jan 9 2020

The country has come a long way since the 70s

Battling political crisis, Trudeau denies...

Battling political crisis, Trudeau denies...

North America

Fri, Mar 8 2019

Facing calls to resign, Trudeau the allegations head-on in a morning news conference in Ottawa

Four scenarios for Venezuela's growing...

Four scenarios for Venezuela's growing...

World

Sun, Jan 27 2019

Mexico and Uruguay also favour a negotiated solution

Venezuelan migrants surge into Colombia...

Venezuelan migrants surge into Colombia...

Latin America

Fri, Jan 25 2019

Every day, 35,000 to 40,000 Venezuelans had been crossing the bridge into Colombia

Wickremesinghe returns as Sri Lanka...

Wickremesinghe returns as Sri Lanka...

South Asia

Sun, Dec 16 2018

His comeback is an embarrassment for President Maithripala Sirisena

Sri Lanka grinds to political halt amid...

Sri Lanka grinds to political halt amid...

South Asia

Thu, Nov 15 2018

Parliament passed the no-confidence motion against recently appointed Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa...

Rajapakse vows to hold polls despite...

Rajapakse vows to hold polls despite...

South Asia

Sun, Nov 11 2018

Rajapakse said he was meeting with lawyers ahead of a slew of legal challenges in the Supreme Court to...

Sweden faces political impasse after...

Sweden faces political impasse after...

Europe

Mon, Sep 10 2018

Many online surveys, which in the last election had gauged the Sweden Democrats' vote better than...

Maldives accuses US of intimidation...

Maldives accuses US of intimidation...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 8 2018

The European Union in July warned of possible sanctions ranging from travel bans to asset freezes against...

Venezuela's Maduro wants 'personal conversation'...

Venezuela's Maduro wants 'personal conversation'...

Latin America

Fri, Aug 11 2017

The United States on July 31 took the unusual step of imposing sanctions on a head of state by targeting...

Key figures in Venezuela political...

Key figures in Venezuela political...

World Tribune

Sun, Aug 6 2017

Lopez was returned home to serve his sentence under house arrest, days after being hauled back to prison...

Why Venezuela is in crisis

Why Venezuela is in crisis

World Tribune

Sun, Aug 6 2017

Eight million people, a little over 40% of registered voters, turned out for the election. But the opposition...

Maldives leader shuts parliament amid...

Maldives leader shuts parliament amid...

World

Mon, Jul 24 2017

The opposition this month secured enough support from government defectors to begin impeachment proceedings...

Romania government falls after six months...

Romania government falls after six months...

Europe

Wed, Jun 21 2017

The ruling Social Democrat party (PSD) filed the motion, which passed with 241 to 10 votes, barely six...