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Aug 19, 2017
Venezuela's constituent assembly votes to take over the powers of Oppn-controlled legislatureVenezuela's newly-appointed National Constituent Assembly (ANC) voted unanimously to take over the powers of the opposition-controlled legislature.
Aug 12, 2017
Nawaz Sharif's convoy kills 13-year-old at protest rally in LahoreThe motorcade of Pakistan's former prime minister hit and killed a 13-year-old boy who had come to a rally Friday at which Nawaz Sharif was protesting his recent ouster, officials said.
Aug 03, 2017
Pakistan Election Commission bars Shehbaz Sharif from campaigning for by-election National Assembly seatPunjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif has been barred by the Election Commission of Pakistan from taking part in his own by-election campaign to a National Assembly seat left vacant after the disqualification of his elder brother and former prime minister Nawaz Sharif
Aug 02, 2017
Pakistan's new prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi consults Nawaz Sharif to finalise cabinetPakistan's new prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Wednesday met Nawaz Sharif to "consult" him before finalising his Cabinet, the state media reported.
Aug 02, 2017
Pakistan lawmaker accuses Imran Khan of sending her obscene messages, quits partyIslamabad: An estranged woman lawmaker of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf accused party chief Imran Khan of harassing women leaders in the party.
Aug 01, 2017
Pakistan Parliament set to elect new prime minister, Shahid Khaqan Abbasi set to replace Nawaz SharifIslamabad: Pakistan's lawmakers are all set to elect a new prime minister Tuesday to replace ousted premier Nawaz Sharif, with the ruling party stalwart Shahid Khaqan Abbasi expected to become interim leader.
Jul 31, 2017
Pakistan prime ministerial polls: Opposition parties fail to agree on joint candidate, six in race for top spotUnder Pakistan's Constitution, the prime minister has to be elected by a majority of the 342-member lower house of parliament, which comes to 172 votes.
Jul 31, 2017
Venezuela crisis: Nicolas Maduro's push for greater powers could mark end for democracyAn explainer on what Nicolas Maduro is trying to do in Venezuela and how it will affect the South American nation's democracy.
Jul 16, 2017
Facebook dismisses Pakistan's request to link all accounts to individual phone numbersFacebook has dismissed the Pakistan government's request to link all accounts to individual phone numbers, calling it "improbable".
Jul 15, 2017
Raul Castro denounces Donald Trump's tough stance on Cuba, rejects US' rhetoric on human rightsCastro has denounced President Donald Trump's tougher line on relations with Cuba today, calling it a setback but promising to continue working to normalise ties