Category: Politics

Several SLFP ministers resign from Sri Lankan government
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Several SLFP ministers resign from Sri Lankan government

As many as sixteen ministers who belong to the Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena’s Sri Lankan Freedom Party have resigned their posts in the ruling government days after the country’s Prime Minister, Ranil Wickremesinghe, successfully defeated the non-confidence motion. At present, the country is supported by a national unity government, which was formed in the...

Park Geun-hye convicted by SK court
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Park Geun-hye convicted by SK court

The South Korean ex-President, Park Geun-hye, has been convicted of corruption charges by the country’s court days after the country found her guilty of all charges. The ex-leader, who was one of the most powerful leaders of the South Korean regime and the daughter of one of the most popular authoritarian leaders the country has...

Carlos Alvarado wins Costa Rica presidential election
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Carlos Alvarado wins Costa Rica presidential election

Carlos Alvarado has won the presidential election of Costa Rica, marking an end to the conservative’s triumph. In the crucial second round of the election, the winning candidate, Carlos Alvarado, has secured nearly sixty per cent votes, at least twenty per cent more than what his opponent, Fabricio Alvarado, the candidate who won maximum number...

US expels Russian diplomats
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US expels Russian diplomats

It seems that the present United States government is very angry with Russia for their alleged involvement in the poisoning of former Russian-UK double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter in the kingdom. The United States has expelled as many as sixty diplomats working in the country with the UN headquarters and Russian embassy. Recently,...

Merkel takes pledge as German Chancellor
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Merkel takes pledge as German Chancellor

Marking an end to months-long uncertainty, the German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, has been taken her pledge as German Chancellor. The colourful oath taking ceremony has taken place in the lower house of Bundestag. In the ceremony, the newly appointed leader has taken her oath before the Bundestag President, Wolfgang Schaeuble. The leader’s husband, Joachim Sauer,...

Berlusconi’s centre-right alliance likely to emerge as winner: Italy Post-Poll Survey Report
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Berlusconi’s centre-right alliance likely to emerge as winner: Italy Post-Poll Survey Report

Hours after the Italy election, all political parties have expressed their confidence equally in winning the elections. The Five Star Movement, the Democratic Party and the Northern League were the prime frontrunners of the elections. As per the post-poll survey report, the anti-establishment movement, Five Star Movement, is likely to emerge as the biggest party...

Catalonians protest against King Felipe’s visit
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Catalonians protest against King Felipe’s visit

The King of Spain, King Felipe, who reached Barcelona to attend the Mobile World Congress technology fair, got a ‘bad’ welcome in Catalonia, as the pro-independence protesters organised several protests across the region to express their disapproval against the visit of King. The latest visit of King was the first visit after the execution of...