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Sudan protesters reject army coup, demand civilian govt

Sudan protesters reject army coup, demand civilian govt

Opposition groups in Sudan rejected a military coup on Thursday and called for continued protests, hours after long-time President Omar al-Bashir was overthrown and arrested.

'Govt support to PPPs, private sector to attract billions in investments'

'Govt support to PPPs, private sector to attract billions in investments'

Qatar’s governance and support mechanism that encourages public-private partnership (PPP) and facilitates private sector involvement in various infrastructure projects, is expected to attract billions ...

Ministry opens registration for govt schools

Ministry opens registration for govt schools

The Ministry of Education and Higher Education announced that the registration and acceptance process for government schools has begun for the academic year 2019-2020 ...

Sri Lankan parliament passes no-confidence motion against new govt

Sri Lankan parliament passes no-confidence motion against new govt

Sri Lanka's parliament Wednesday passed a no-confidence motion against controversial newly appointed Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa and his cabinet of ministers amid chaotic scenes, officials said.

Survey shows Filipinos more satisfied with Duterte govt than any other

Survey shows Filipinos more satisfied with Duterte govt than any other

Public satisfaction with the performance of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's government rose in December to the highest level on record since one of the country's top pollsters ...

Govt to review all mines as environmentalist takes the helm

Govt to review all mines as environmentalist takes the helm

The Philippines will review all mines operating in the country, the new mining minister said yesterday...

Govt ending culture of impunity with speedy war crimes trial

Govt ending culture of impunity with speedy war crimes trial

Bangladesh’s International Crimes Tribunal (ICT) 1 last week sentenced a man from Habiganj district to death ...

Govt is pampering militants by blaming opposition: BNP

Govt is pampering militants by blaming opposition: BNP

The Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) secretary general, Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir, yesterday accused the government ...

Govt appeals for up to $2bn in foreign flood aid

Govt appeals for up to $2bn in foreign flood aid

Sri Lanka appealed yesterday for foreign aid to recover from massive floods that caused an estimated $2bn worth of damage and claimed more than 100 lives.

French govt breaks union-led blockades

French govt breaks union-led blockades

France’s government stepped up efforts yesterday to break blockades and strikes at refineries

Poland’s govt defiant as Brussels steps up pressure

Poland’s govt defiant as Brussels steps up pressure

Poland’s prime minister appeared to escalate a conflict with the European Commission yesterday...

Govt denies rumours of expelling Indian envoy

Govt denies rumours of expelling Indian envoy

Nepal has rubbished rumours of plans to expel Indian ambassador Ranjit Rae following the cancellation