The country's police force is being accused of the inept and insensitive handling of the case of 10-year-old Farishta, raising questions about the entire justice system.
The International Federation of Red Cross confirmed that medicine and supplies to treat patients landed in Caracas after Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro’s government gave approval.
Every option is on the table as two presidents fight for legitimacy in Venezuela.
The president of the ‘disempowered’ parliament of Venezuela has declared himself the head of state of the South American country.
The arrests came after Venezuela's government said it had suppressed a military revolt after a group of officers stole weapons and kidnapped several officials and demanded removal of President Nicolas Maduro.
Venezuela's Supreme Court called on Wednesday for arrest of Julio Borges and Juan Requesens, the two prominent opposition lawmakers, in alleged connection with recent assassination attempt against President Nicolas Maduro.
Acting leader Yemi Osinbajo sacks head of the state security agency Lawal Musa Daura hours after masked security agents barred lawmakers from entering the parliament in capital Abuja.
Imran Khan's supporters began celebrating on Wednesday as early projections showed him in the lead, while Shehbaz Sharif's party and several others complained of rigging in the vote count.
Scores of lawmakers left Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari's ruling party for the main opposition and smaller parties on Tuesday, heaping pressure on his re-election bid next year.
More than 105 million Pakistanis are eligible to vote on July 25 for a new lower house of parliament, and, in doing so, usher in a new prime minister – an office whose term no elected representative has been able to complete.
When Pakistanis go to vote in parliamentary elections, there will be more women at the polls than ever before, but the level of participation will still be low as obstacles continue to hinder women's participation.
A parliamentary subcommittee will meet this week to discuss a draft procedure on the section of the constitution relating to the removal of President Jacob Zuma after which the draft will then be debated in the house.
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