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  • 06-Jun-2017
  • Shah Bahadur Deuba 40th PM of Nepal

    Shah Bahadur Deuba was elected as the 40th PM of Nepal and sworn in by the President Bidya Devi Bandari.He served as the Prime Minister from 1995 to 1997,2001-02 and from 2004-05. 

     

  • 02-Jun-2017
  • Karnataka Home Minister G Parameshwara resigns to focus on duties as state Congress chief

    Home Minister G Parameshwara resigned from the post following the Congress leadership's decision to continue with him as the party's state unit chief ahead of the 2018 Assembly polls.

  • UN General Assembly elects Slovakia's Miroslav Lajcak as next president

    The UN General Assembly elected Slovak foreign minister Miroslav Lajcak to be the next president of the 193-member powerful body.

  • 29-May-2017
  • Poll candidates to declare their and Spouse's source of income.

    Election Contestants have to declare their own and spouse's income in the affidavits.At present it is not madatory to disclose source of income of spouse other than the assets of spouse.The law ministry has also announced an amendment to the conduct of election rules

  • 25-May-2017
  • Nepal PM Prachanda Resigns

    Nepal Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal resigned after ruling the nation for nine months.Prachanda(62) leader of CPN(Maoist centre) was elected as 39th Prime Minister of Nepal. Prachanda was to hold office till local polls were held.

  • 12-May-2017
  • Himachal Pradesh cabinet minister Karan Singh passes away

    Himachal Pradesh cooperation and ayurveda minister Karan Singh passes away.On August 27, 2015 Karan Singh was inducted in the state cabinet as minister of ayurveda and cooperative departments.He was elected to state legislative assembly in 1990 and 1998 as BJP candidate while in 2012 as Congress candidate.

  • 10-May-2017
  • Moon Jae-In began his five-year term as president of South Korea

    South Korea's liberal leader Moon Jae-In took the oath as president, tasked with navigating the country out of rising tensions over North Korea's nuclear program and the risk of a rift with the United States.

  • 08-May-2017
  • Emmanuel Macron elected next French president

    Emmanuel Macron was elected president of France with a business-friendly vision of European integration, in a resounding defeat of Marine Le Pen, the far-right nationalist who threatened to pull out of the European Union.

  • 21-Apr-2017
  • Former Iranian President Ahmadinejad disqualified from running in upcoming presidential election

    The body charged with vetting candidates has disqualified former hard-line President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad from running in next month's presidential election.

  • Madhesi Parties in Nepal unite to form a new united Political Party

    Five prominent Madhesi parties in Nepal have united to form a new united party named the Rastriya Janata Party, which will be the fifth largest party in Nepal’s Parliament.

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