Universities must offer students value for money, Prime Minister Theresa May said yesterday, launching a review that could reduce fees and restore grants in a bid to entice younger voters who helped punish her party at an election last year.
Gujarat’s ruling Bharatiya Janata Party yesterday retained power in most of the 75 municipalities in 22 districts where polling was held last week.
Representatives from Bangladesh and Myanmar will meet today to discuss the repatriation to Myanmar of more than 6,500 Rohingya Muslims trapped on a strip of unclaimed land between the two countries, Bangladeshi officials said.
Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday said the next national elections will be held as per the constitution, no matter who are joining it and who are boycotting it.
Two-thirds of Australian voters want Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce to resign following his extramarital affair with his former press secretary, a poll showed yesterday, adding pressure on a government already fractured by the scandal.
Fugitive former Thai prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra met lawmakers from his Puea Thai Party in Hong Kong where he called for party unity ahead of an approaching general election, party members said yesterday.