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Rodrigo Duterte approves widely opposed anti-terror law

Rodrigo Duterte has approved anti-terror law that grants security forces powers to fight armed groups, but critics say it could threaten legitimate dissent. Philippines President...

Kremlin calls poll allowing Putin to rule until 2036 a triumph

Kremlin says Russians had shown how much they trusted Putin with a nationwide vote that gave him right to run for two more terms. Kremlin...

Turkish President vows social media controls over insults to family

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan threatens new law to regulate 'immoral' social media over tweets directed at daughter and son-in-law. Turkey's president has vowed to...

American top Court rules to uphold abortion rights

American Supreme Court struck down a Louisiana law regulating abortion clinics, reasserting a commitment to abortion rights. It was the Supreme Court's first ruling on...

PM Johnson to unveil new infrastructure plan

PM Johnson will launch a plan to get Britain “moving again” after COVID lockdown, when govt will set out measures to boost infrastructure construction. Britain's...

Mahathir Mohamad backs new candidate for prime minister

Mahathir Mohamad former Malaysian prime minister has thrown his support behind chief minister of Borneon state of Sabah as candidate to lead the country. Mahathir...

White House didn’t decided yet whether to give Israel a green...

White House still didn't took any decision whether to give Israel a green light to annex parts of the occupied West Bank, US officials...

Kosovo’s President along with nine others indicted for war crimes

Kosovo's President and nine others were indicted by a court investigating war crimes committed during and after Kosovo's independence war with Serbia. Court probing crimes...

Narendra Modi meets top opposition leaders some political parties angry

Narendra Modi is meeting top opposition leaders as anti-China sentiment grows following killing of 20 Indian soldiers in hand-to-hand combat. India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi...

Trudeau backs opposition leader kicked out of Parliament

Trudeau backed leader of an opposition party who ejected from House of Commons for branding a member of another party a racist and refusing...

Kathmandu calls for border talks with Delhi as dispute deepens

Kathmandu and Delhi dispute began after India's inauguration of a Himalayan road that lies at a three-way junction with Tibet and China. Nepal's foreign minister...

Russian diplomats expels from Czech over poison plot hoax

Russian diplomats expelled by Czech Republic while Russian embassy said expulsion of its employees was 'provocation' based on 'ungrounded accusations'. The Czech Republic has expelled...

Poland rescheduled presidential election on June 28

Poland has rescheduled presidential election on June 28 that was cancelled last month amid the coronavirus pandemic,setting the stage for a short campaign. Poland picked...

Fourth round of post-Brexit trade talks kicked off

Fourth round of post-Brexit trade talks started,trade negotiators from UK and EU begin four-day video conference to forge deal on future relations. The European Union...

Stefan Lofven to appoint coronavirus inquiry before summer amid criticism

Stefan Lofven will launch an inquiry into the country’s handling of the pandemic before the summer, amid growing criticism over nursing home deaths. Lofven, whose...

Thai govt approves $58 billion economic package to ease Pandemic impact

Thai government passed a 1.9 trillion baht ($58 billion) economic support package on Sunday to ease the impact of the coronavirus pandemic. The legislation, comprising...

Former Malaysian PM expelled from own political party

Former Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad expelled from own political party for not supporting the country's government. Mahathir, who was chairman of United Indigenous Party...

British PM Explanation of aide’s lockdown trip made Britons bristle

British PM says people should make up their own minds about the decision of his senior aide to drive 250 miles from London during...

Burundi election commission declares governing party’s candidate

Burundi election commission has declared governing party's candidate Evariste Ndayishimiye winner of country's presidential election. The vote is meant to usher in the first democratic...

Russian President changes electoral law to allow remote vote

Russian President approved changes to the country's electoral law, allowing Russians to vote electronically or by mail in future polls. Russians will be able to...

British PM resists calls to sack senior adviser

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson resisted calls from opposition parties to sack Dominic Cummings after he travelled 400 km to northern England. Cummings, who masterminded...

Left-wing defectors from Macron party announced new group

Left-wing defectors from French President Emmanuel Macron's governing party announced the creation of a new group in France's lower house of parliament. Seven defectors, frustrated...
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