An Indonesian court was expected to uphold Joko Widodo's victory in last month's presidential election.
Brazil's Socialist party named popular environmentalist Marina Silva as presidential candidate.
Former president George W. Bush took the so-called Ice Bucket Challenge in support of Lou Gehrig's disease research.
José Manuel Barroso, President of the European Commission, has supported Kazakhstan President Nazarbayev’s suggestion to hold a meeting of representatives of the Customs Union, Ukraine and the European Union in Minsk, Belarus.
The talks will be focused on issues related to the Agreement on association between Ukraine and the European Union, energy security, stabilization of the situation in Donbass.
The Tourism Industry Committee was abolished in Kazakhstan and its functions will be taken over by Department of Tourism of Investment and Development Ministry.
In Brazil, where nicknames are everything, voters can now opt for a congressional candidate who goes by the name Barack Obama.
More than 160,000 mourners turned out to pay their respects to Brazilian presidential candidate Eduardo Campos.
Nursultan Nazarbayev, Vladimir Putin and Alexander Lukashenko have had a telephone conversation on Ukraine.
The black box recovered from the wreckage of the plane crash that killed Brazilian presidential candidate failed to record his flight.
Brazilian presidential candidate Eduardo Campos died when his campaign jet slammed into houses in Santos city in bad weather.
President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev will visit Turkmenistan in the Fall.
According to him, the only effective alternative is negotiations to work out a common ground on all the major issues.
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan won an outright victory in the first round of presidential elections.
Turkish voters delivered a victory to Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan in the country's first ever direct presidential election.
President of Russia Vladimir Putin has discussed trade and economic harmonization in the context to Russia’s ban of Western imports of food with Kazakhstan and Belarus.
The two heads of state are to attend a Forum of Transborder Cooperation, a summit of the Caspian littoral states and an SCO summit.
I commission the Government to administer a tax amnesty to provide relief of all the penalties accrued as of October 1, 2014 to small and middle-sized businesses, the President said.
According to him, there is no place for those willing to live at the state’s expense. If someone fails to pay off his or her debts, foreclosure procedures should be applied.
Supporters of Venezuela's former president Hugo Chavez celebrated what would have been his 60th birthday Monday with fireworks, a gun salute -- and the unveiling of a computer font based on the late leader's handwriting.