Ex-South African leader disqualified from national election candidacy

Former South African President Jacob Zuma has been disqualified from participating in the next national election due to a previous criminal conviction by the Constitutional Court. Mr Zuma was found guilty of contempt and sentenced to 15 months in prison, triggering his constitutional disqualification. His disqualification prevents him from running for parliament for five years […]

Iran’s Supreme Leader confirms VP as interim president after death of President Raisi

Iran’s Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei has approved First Vice President Mohammad Mokbel as interim head of the country’s executive branch following the death of President Ebrahim Raisi in a helicopter crash. Raisi, Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdullahian and other officials were pronounced dead on Monday after the helicopter they were traveling in crashed into a […]

Tsai Ing-wen, the leader who brought Taiwan closer to the US, bows out | Taiwan

IRiot with yellow braids, glitter, spandex and a giant yellow water lily, Taiwan’s newest global celebrity she danced with all her heart She is the small, soft-spoken president of the island, whose calm demeanor belies her extraordinary accomplishments. Tsai Ing-wen, 67, resigned as Taiwan’s president on Monday. Before handing over her keys, on Wednesday she […]

Navajo Nation Leader Says Biden, AOC Energy Policies Cripple Tribe’s Economy

Members of the Navajo Nation in the southwestern U.S. say the federal government is leaving their people behind with its energy policies, crippling their economy and leaving more people in poverty. Republicans on the U.S. House Committee on Natural Resources are attempting to overturn such Biden administration policies, including the Department of Interior’s land withdrawal […]

A new leader at the top after Round 1

Commercial Content 21+. The first round of the PGA Championship has begun, and a new favorite has emerged at the top of BetMGM Sportsbook’s odds board. Xander Schauffele is the leader in the clubhouse heading into Friday’s game after shooting a 62, the second major of his golf career, and oddsmakers give him the best […]

Kurdish Leader Jailed For 42 Years Over 2014 Protests By Turkey Court

In testimony in 2023, Demirtas denounced the case as a “revenge” trial. (representative) Istanbul: A Turkish court on Thursday sentenced a former leader of the pro-Kurdish HDP to 42 years in prison for his alleged involvement in the deadly 2014 protests that erupted when Islamic State jihadists overran the Syrian town of Kobani. was lowered. […]