Monday, 25 October 2021

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Pakistan opposition protesters give PM Imran Khan 48 hours to step down

ISLAMABAD: Pakistani opposition leaders have renewed their demands for Prime Minister Imran Khan to step down, terming his government illegitimate and incompetent, as thousands gathered at an anti-government protest in the capital Islamabad. Opposition leaders delivered fiery speeches against the PTI government on Thursday, giving PM Imran Khan a two-day ultimatum ...

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Kenya’s finance minister to resign before arrest over corruption

NAIROBI: Kenya’s Director of Public Prosecutions Noordin Haji said on Monday July 22nd that the country’s Cabinet Secretary for the National Treasury Henry Rotich, along with other senior officials, will be obliged to resign and will then be arrested over corruption, agency reported. Rotich and 27 other officials are accused ...

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Hammond says will resign if Johnson becomes PM

LONDON: Britain’s finance minister Philip Hammond said on Sunday he would resign on Wednesday before his expected sacking by the favorite to become Britain’s next prime minister, Boris Johnson, takes office. “I am sure I am not going to be sacked because I am going to resign before we get ...

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World Bank president to resign next month

WASHINGTON: The World Bank has confirmed a recent report on its current President Jim Yong Kim’s decision to resign, also naming an interim president. The World Bank has announced that Kristalina Georgieva will assume the role of interim president effective February 1. The organisation also confirmed that Jim Yong Kim ...

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Instagram co-founders resign from Facebook

Instagram co-founders Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger are leaving the smartphone photo-sharing service bought by Facebook six years ago for a billion dollars, the New York Times reported. Systrom and Krieger have resigned from their posts as chief executive and chief technology officer respectively, not giving reasons and saying they ...

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Trump ghostwriter predicts President will resign

NEW YORK: As a key Republican questions the President’s capacity to govern, the ghostwriter who penned Donald Trump’s 1987 memoir The Art of the Deal thinks he will quit before the end of his term. Writer Tony Schwartz tweeted that “Trump is going to resign” before investigators probing alleged ties ...

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