The president of the French National Assembly, who is a close ally of President Emmanuel Macron, has been charged over a property deal from which he is suspected of having illegally profited, prosecutors said on Thursday.
Prime Minister Naredra Modi loves to do things on a grand scale. In 2010, as Chief Minister of Gujarat, he made a plan to build in the state a 182-metre-high statue of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, which will be the world’s tallest statue. Patel, the tallest Gujarati leader
Parliament allows voting rights for overseas Pakistanis. Resolution to allow overseas Pakistanis to vote for their favourite political parties in the next general elections is a big achievement of Prime Minister Imran Khan’s government.
Imran Khan asked President Arif Alvi to dissolve the National Assembly, or law-making lower house of Parliament, accusing his political opposition of working with the United States to overthrow his government.
Imran has won international praise for his handling of the COVID-19 pandemic opting for so called "smart lockdowns" where outbreaks occurred rather than countrywide closures that helped protect some industries like the construction sector.