Tag: Politics

Press center opens for China’s annual legislative, political consultative sessions

A press center for China's upcoming annual legislative and political consultative sessions opened on Tuesday at the Media…

China’s annual ‘Two Sessions’ to begin next week

China’s top political and legislative bodies will convene next week for the ‘Two Sessions’, a key event that…

Elections to lower house of Belarusian parliament conclude — CEC chief

Elections to the lower house of the Belarusian parliament have concluded, Chairman of the Central Election Commission (CEC)…

Cambodia’s parliament to give vote of confidence to new deputy PM

Cambodia's National Assembly will hold an extraordinary session on Feb. 21 to approve a new deputy prime minister…

More than 200 million Indonesians head for poll tomorrow for Presidential elections

Indonesia, the world’s third-largest democracy, will open its polls on Wednesday to nearly 205 million eligible voters in…

Pakistan gears up for historic elections amid economic and security challenges

Pakistan is set to hold its general elections on February 8, with 128 million eligible voters expected to…

Irakli Kobakhidze nominated as Georgian PM

The chairman of the ruling Georgian Dream party, Irakli Kobakhidze, was nominated as the country's new prime minister…

Christian Ntsay reappointed as Madagascar’s PM

Christian Ntsay was reappointed by Malagasy President Andry Rajoelina as Prime Minister on Thursday. Ntsay, who has held…

Germany President’s Awkward Moment in Doha: Waited for Half an Hour

Germany’s President Frank-Walter Steinmeier had an awkward moment as he faced an unusual wait at the airport in…

Gaetz challenges McCarthy’s leadership in House

Rep. Matt Gaetz, a Republican from Florida, has filed a motion to remove Rep. Kevin McCarthy as the…

Polish government under fire overa cash-for-visas scandal

Poland’s government is facing a major political crisis over allegations that its consulates sold hundreds of thousands of…

Ukrainian billionaire and former Volodymyr Zelenskyy ally detained for fraud

A Kyiv court has ordered the detention of Ukrainian billionaire Ihor Kolomoisky, a former close associate of President…