Brazilian President-elect aims at ‘super ministry’ amid protests

Brasilia: Brazilian President-elect Jair Bolsonaro plans to create a “super ministry” of economy when he takes office in January, his economic adviser has said. (function ($) { var bsaProContainer = $(‘.bsaProContainer-2′); var number_show_ads = “0”; var number_hide_ads = “0”; if ( number_show_ads > 0 ) { setTimeout(function () { bsaProContainer.fadeIn(); }, number_show_ads * 1000); } if […]

Over 300 mn children not in school: Unicef

United Nations: Over 300 million children globally between the age of five and 17 years of age were not in school, the Unicef said in a news report. (function ($) { var bsaProContainer = $(‘.bsaProContainer-2’); var number_show_ads = “0”; var number_hide_ads = “0”; if ( number_show_ads > 0 ) { setTimeout(function () { bsaProContainer.fadeIn(); }, number_show_ads […]

Former Malaysian PM arrested, to face fresh charges

Kuala Lumpur: Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak was arrested on Wednesday to face fresh corruption charges related to scandal-hit state investment fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad, the Malaysia’s anti-graft body said. (function ($) { var bsaProContainer = $(‘.bsaProContainer-2′); var number_show_ads = “0”; var number_hide_ads = “0”; if ( number_show_ads > 0 ) { setTimeout(function () { […]

Pak court suspends jail terms of Nawaz Sharif, Maryam, Capt. Safdar 

Islamabad: The Islamabad High Court on Wednesday suspended the prison sentences of former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law Muhammad Safdar in a corruption case. (function ($) { var bsaProContainer = $(‘.bsaProContainer-2’); var number_show_ads = “0”; var number_hide_ads = “0”; if ( number_show_ads > 0 ) { setTimeout(function () { bsaProContainer.fadeIn(); }, number_show_ads […]