No-confidence vote against Ramaphosa postponed

Posted on   1:43 pm

A proposed no-confidence motion against South African president Cyril Ramaphosa on Thursday was postponed to next year, a senior parliamentary official said, after the small opposition party seeking Ramaphosa’s removal asked a court for a secret ballot.

Hundreds protest against Armenian PM

Posted on   1:39 pm

Hundreds of Armenians blocked streets in the capital Yerevan late on Thursday and called for the resignation of Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan over a ceasefire deal that locked in Azeri territorial gains in Nagorno-Karabakh last month.

Joe Biden pledges to publicly get a Covid-19

Posted on   1:33 pm

US President-elect Joe Biden said on Thursday he would publicly take a coronavirus vaccine to demonstrate its safety to the public and pledged to retain the nation’s top adviser on the pandemic, Anthony Fauci, when he takes office next month.

Chennai floats as Burevi brings heavy downpour

Posted on   1:11 pm

Heavy rains lashed Chennai, central and southern districts of Tamilnadu, as Cyclonic storm ‘Burevi’, which weakened into a deep depression, remained practiclaly stationary during the past three hours near Ramanathapuram.