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Anti-government rally called in Caracas amid new violence
Anti-government rally called in Caracas amid new violence

Students and opponents of the Venezuelan government have called a new rally for Wednesday to mark a month of protests in Caracas, as the death toll from demo-related violence reached 21.

Anti-government rally called in Caracas amid new violence
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Kazakhstan creates Communication and Information Agency and renames ministry

Askar Zhumagaliyev has been appointed Chairman of Kazakhstan's new Communication and Information Agency.

Kazakhstan creates Communication and Information Agency and renames ministry
Amnesty International's Secretary General Salil Shetty. ©Reuters/Tomas Bravo
Amnesty tells state to stop criminalising sex lives

Amnesty International on Thursday urged governments to stop criminalising people's sex lives and instead protect their right to control their own bodies.

Amnesty tells state to stop criminalising sex lives
Foreigners detained as Venezuela protesters, security clash
Foreigners detained as Venezuela protesters, security clash

At least 41 people, including foreign reporters, were arrested in Caracas late Friday as security forces battled protesters angry at the policies of Venezuela's leftist government.

Foreigners detained as Venezuela protesters, security clash
New Italy PM wins confidence vote, vows 'radical change'
New Italy PM wins confidence vote, vows 'radical change'

Prime Minister Matteo Renzi called for a "radical and immediate change" in recession-hit Italy as he outlined his new government's reform agenda before winning a crucial confidence vote in the Senate.

New Italy PM wins confidence vote, vows 'radical change'
Defiant Thai protesters besiege government headquarters
Defiant Thai protesters besiege government headquarters

Thai opposition demonstrators besieged the seat of government Monday in defiance of authorities who have vowed to reclaim the zone this week so Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra can return to work at her headquarters.

Defiant Thai protesters besiege government headquarters
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Single Pension Fund ensures safety of pension savings

Deputy Chairman of the JSC GNPF Accumulative Pension Fund Ruslan Erdenayev guaranteed the safety of the pension savings.

Single Pension Fund ensures safety of pension savings
Photo © Marat Abilov
Possible inflation risks: National Bank

In view of the devaluation of the national currency - the tenge, the central bank of Kazakhstan believes that escalation of inflation is quite possible.

Possible inflation risks: National Bank
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President Nazarbayev threatens to dismiss his Government over inability to attract foreign investments

Either you will do it or there will be another Government to accomplish the task: President Nazarbayev.

President Nazarbayev threatens to dismiss his Government over inability to attract foreign investments
China and Taiwan to hold historic talks
China and Taiwan to hold historic talks

China and Taiwan will hold their first government-to-government talks Tuesday since they split 65 years ago after a brutal civil war -- a symbolic yet historic move between the former bitter rivals.

China and Taiwan to hold historic talks
Philippines stands firm in diplomatic row with Hong Kong
Philippines stands firm in diplomatic row with Hong Kong

The Philippines insisted Thursday it would not apologise for a 2010 hostage crisis in which Hong Kong tourists died, saying its response to the tragedy had been generous and compassionate.

Philippines stands firm in diplomatic row with Hong Kong
Tunisia parliament approves new cabinet line-up
Tunisia parliament approves new cabinet line-up

Tunisia's parliament on Wednesday approved a technocratic caretaker government tasked with leading the country out of a bruising political crisis and to fresh elections.

Tunisia parliament approves new cabinet line-up
Ukraine PM resigns: government
Ukraine PM resigns: government

Ukrainian Prime Minister Mykola Azarov resigned in a bid to ease Ukraine's deadly two-month crisis as lawmakers began an extraordinary session aimed at adopting crucial reforms.

Ukraine PM resigns: government
Violence rages on Damascus outskirts: monitor
Violence rages on Damascus outskirts: monitor

Syrian rebels and government troops clashed Sunday in restive districts of Damascus, a monitoring group said, as representatives of the warring sides met for peace talks in Geneva.

Violence rages on Damascus outskirts: monitor
French Transport Minister Frederic Cuvillier. Photo courtesy of wikimedia.org
France launches express rail project linking Paris to airport

France's government has launched a 1.7-billion-euro ($2.3 billion) project to link Paris to its main international airport, Charles de Gaulle, with an express train that will go into operation in a decade's time.

France launches express rail project linking Paris to airport
Assad's future a 'red line' for peace talks: Syria FM
Assad's future a 'red line' for peace talks: Syria FM

The future role of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad is a "red line" for the government delegation in peace talks, the foreign minister said Tuesday on the eve of their opening.

Assad's future a 'red line' for peace talks: Syria FM
Guinea president decrees new government
Guinea president decrees new government

Guinea's President Alpha Conde late Monday issued a decree forming a new government keeping in place his prime minister and over half the cabinet members, but excluding any opposition figures.

Guinea president decrees new government
Kerry praises Greece for tough economic choices
Kerry praises Greece for tough economic choices

US Secretary of State John Kerry praised the Greek government Friday for making "tough choices" to resolve the country's economic crisis and said he believed the situation was improving.

Kerry praises Greece for tough economic choices
France sells 1% stake in Airbus Group for 451 mn euros
France sells 1% stake in Airbus Group for 451 mn euros

The French state has raised 451 million euros ($614 million) by selling a one percent stake in European aircaft and defence corporation Airbus Group, the economy minister said Thursday.

France sells 1% stake in Airbus Group for 451 mn euros
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Angry wife outs Indian minister's 'affair' on Twitter

The furious wife of the Indian government's top-tweeting minister admitted Thursday she had hacked his account to send out messages exposing an alleged affair he was having with a Pakistani journalist.

Angry wife outs Indian minister's 'affair' on Twitter