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Turmoil in Malaysia as PM Mahathir submits resignation

Turmoil in Malaysia as PM Mahathir submits resignation

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, at 94 the world's oldest leader, submitted his resignation to the king Monday after a bid by his allies to bring down the government and block the succession of leader-in-waiting Anwar Ibrahim

Warren would ask for resignation of all of Trump's political appointees

Warren would ask for resignation of all of Trump's political appointees

Democratic US Senator Elizabeth Warren said on Tuesday that if elected to the White House she would ask for the resignations of all of President Donald Trump's political appointees ...

Kuwaiti Amir accepts government resignation

Kuwaiti Amir accepts government resignation

Kuwait's Amir on Thursday accepted the resignation of the government, two days after parliament filed a no-confidence motion against Interior Minister Sheikh Khalid al-Jarrah al-Sabah ...

India opposition leader seeks finance minister's resignation over Mallya case

India opposition leader seeks finance minister's resignation over Mallya case

The leader of India's opposition Congress Party has called for the resignation of Finance Minister Arun Jaitley over what he termed an act of ‘collusion’ in the case of Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya ...

Australian govt loses majority as Turnbull quits parliament

Australian govt loses majority as Turnbull quits parliament

Australia's former prime minister Malcolm Turnbull on Friday resigned from parliament, a source said, stripping the government of its one-seat parliamentary majority.

Afghanistan's security adviser resigns in break with president

Afghanistan's security adviser resigns in break with president

Hanif Atmar's resignation was accepted by Ashraf Ghani, presidential spokesman Haroon Chakhansuri said.

'It's not too late to save Brexit,' says Boris Johnson

'It's not too late to save Brexit,' says Boris Johnson

Boris Johnson, who led the main Brexit campaign in the 2016 referendum, resigned this month over Theresa May’s strategy

Saudi envoy invites Lebanon's PM Hariri to kingdom

Saudi envoy invites Lebanon's PM Hariri to kingdom

Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri has been invited to Saudi Arabia, his office said on Monday, setting the stage for his first visit since he abruptly resigned there in November.

Ethiopia emergency to last six months

Ethiopia emergency to last six months

Ethiopia said Saturday that a state of emergency will remain in place for six months, as the authorities move to quell ‘chaos and unruliness’.

PM Hariri urges Lebanese to put country first

PM Hariri urges Lebanese to put country first

Hariri was referring to the crisis ignited by his decision to resign earlier this month. He announced the shock resignation from Saudi Arabia, which is locked in a tussle with Iran.

Mugabe resigns as president, ending four decades of rule

Mugabe resigns as president, ending four decades of rule

Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe clung on for a week after an army takeover and expulsion from his own ruling ZANU-PF party.

Zimbabwe's parliament to vote on Mugabe impeachment

Zimbabwe's parliament to vote on Mugabe impeachment

The midday deadline set for President Robert Mugabe to resign passed on Monday with no word from the 93-year-old leader.