A man carries a national flag during a protest against Abdelkader Bensalah in Algiers on Wednesday. Reuters
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s ruling party suffered a major upset on Monday after local election results showed it lost the capital Ankara and Istanbul after a decade and half in power.
Opposition parties refused to back the appointment of the seasoned establishment insider and boycotted the session, as thousands of students protested against him in Algiers.
The 86-year-old was undergoing treatment for a lung ailment since his admission to the hospital last week.
Britain should leave the EU without a deal if the only alternative is remaining in the bloc, Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt has said.
Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will not run against Narendra Modi. The Congress on Thursday announced that five-time MLA Ajay Rai will once again face Modi in Varanasi.
Wearing their black robes, some of the judges carried signs reading "judges for change" as they marched through central Khartoum, the witness said.