Bangladesh PM among top woman leaders of the Commonwealth

Dhaak, Mar 7 (UNI) Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has been named among the top three inspirational women leaders of the Commonwealth.
In a special announcement ahead of the 'International Women’s Day 2021', Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Sc

Pakistan- Imran Khan survives vote of confidence

Islamabad, Mar 6 (UNI) Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan survived a vote of confidence by securing 178 votes – 6 more than required – in the National Assembly here on Saturday. 
The special session of the National Assembly (NA) was called after Khan volun

Netanyahu asks Biden to keep US sanctions on Int'l criminal court officials - Reports

Jerusalem, Feb 25 (UNI) Israeli Prime Minister Benjiamin Netanyahu asked US President Joe Biden during a recent phone conversation to keep sanctions on the International Criminal Court (ICC) officials, imposed by the administration of former President Donald Trump, Axios reported

Johnson 'optimistic' restrictions can end by June 21

London, (UNI) British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Tuesday that the government will carry out a review into the COVID status certificates or vaccine passports, before deciding upon whether to end the restrictions or not. 
Mr Johnson was speaking during a visit

UK PM Johnson to call G7 leaders to speed up new vaccines development

London, Feb 19 (UNI) UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson will call on Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan and the United States to speed up the process for developing new vaccines, treatments and tests for common pathogens, as he chairs the first G7 leaders’ meeting under UK&

Georgian Prime Minister resigns over disagreement with team on opposition figure Nika Melia

Tbilisi, Feb 18 (UNI) Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Gakharia announced on Thursday he was resigning over disagreement with his team on the case of opposition leader Nika Melia. 
"Unfortunately, as I failed to reach agreement with my team on the matter, I decided

President Ghani and Prime Minister Modi to attend virtual summit on Afghan dam project

Kabul, Feb 9 (UNI) Afghanistan President Ghani and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Tuesday hold a virtual summit regarding the Shahtoot dam project. 
This will be the first such summit for New Delhi in 2021 and apart from the two heads of state, India&rsqu

PM Modi, Biden agree on free & open Indo-Pacific, rule of law in Myanmar: White House

Washington, Feb 9 (UNI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Joe Biden on Monday agreed to continue their close cooperation on advancing freedom of navigation in the Indo-Pacific region and also insisted that the rule of law must be restored in Myanmar.
During the

Biden, Johnson hold telephonic talks

London, Jan 24(UNI) US President Joe Biden had a discussion with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson over the telephone, besides agreeing to strengthen ties between the two countries, the two leaders discussed a host of topics including the challenge posed by the corona virus an

Boris Johnson condemns Donald Trump for inciting Capitol riots

London, Jan 8 (UNI) British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Thursday criticised US President Donald Trump and said he was "completely wrong" to cast doubt on the US election and encourage supporters to storm the Capitol, saying that he "unreservedly condemns"