The taxpayer fund proposed by a special committee of the lower house of Congress is part of an effort to reform Brazil’s discredited political system.
The disarmament process officially concluded on Tuesday as the UN, which was supervising the hand-in, removed the final shipment of weapons.
Iran says new US sanctions breach the agreement it reached in 2015 with the United States, Russia, China and three European powers.
Amid a string of crashes, Egyptians have long complained that successive governments have failed to enforce basic safeguards for the railways.
After anger erupted in Kenya following Kenyatta’s re-election, Odinga accused the government of having planned to rig elections and murder his supporters.
The heavy rain, which mainly hit the country’s southern plains, led to the evacuation of 5,000 people, a home ministry official said.
Buhari’s extended absence for an undisclosed ailment, his second this year, left many in Nigeria questioning whether he was well enough to run the country.
Chinese President Xi Jinping told Trump that the North Korean nuclear issue needs a peaceful resolution on a telephone call and called on the “relevant side” to exercise restraint, state television said.
Two trains collided in Alexandria on Friday, killing 42 people and injuring 133 others.
The spill last week, after two vessels collided in the Pearl River estuary, left white globs of jelly-like palm oil in the water and strewn across beaches.
The results are the first since SBI merged with five of its subsidiary banks and also took over a niche lender for women from April 1.
The Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen asked the UN to take control of the country’s main airport in territory run by their Houthi rebel enemies after global pleas for humanitarian aid.
The majority of the deaths were in the capital, where members of the separatist sect Bundu dia Kongo marched against the president and attacked a prison.
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Fear of conscription has been a major sticking point in the local agreements, encouraging residents to leave for rebel-held areas of northern Syria.
Iranian president Hassan Rouhani appointed two women vice-presidents but made no changes to an all-male list of cabinet ministers criticised by opponents.
A commission reviewing PRI statutes voted to make the change on Wednesday but the move must still be approved by a wider group on Saturday.
Nationals from dozens of countries in Europe and elsewhere including India and the US only need present a valid passport to enter the country.
The group killed at least 18 people in attacks on parliament in Tehran and the mausoleum of Ayatollah Khomeini on June 7.
Use of the country’s lese-majeste law has surged under the royalist junta that took power in 2014, with more than 100 people charged since the coup.
In a declaration in Lima, countries including Canada, Brazil, Argentina, Mexico and Colombia condemned the “breakdown of democratic order” in Venezuela.
The announcement by the Securities Exchange Board of India (SEBI) late on Monday did not say what illegal activities the companies may have been engaged in.
A meeting between China and Vietnam foreign ministers was cancelled during a regional gathering amid growing tension between the two countries over the South China Sea.
A fruit truck loaded with explosives detonated on Monday in Lahore, wounding at least 22 people, with no one claiming immediate responsibility.
The other parties in the fray include Amazon and Netflix, but talks are in very early stages, said an anonymous source familiar with the matter.
Fifteen people were still missing and the search had been hampered by damage to roads from floods and landslides, the disaster agency said in a report.
Gunmen killed 11 people and wounded 18 in a Nigerian church on Sunday in an attack motivated by a feud between members of the local community, officials said.
Fighting is ongoing but as many as 50 people – children, women and elderly men, most of them members of Shi’ite Hazara community – may have been killed.
The EU budget commissioner said the UK will have to keep making payments for long-term programmes until at least 2020, even after it leaves in 2019.
Foreign ministers from the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) ended an impasse over how to resolve South China Sea disputes, calling for militarisation and island-building to be avoided.
Carla del Ponte, who prosecuted war crimes in Rwanda and Yugoslavia, said there is no political will to prosecute crimes in Syria.
The two deals have regional lawmakers questioning their cost and accusing Yangon’s chief minister Phyo Min Thein of cronyism and a lack of accountability.
Eduardo Guevara, an official with national emergency services, said that some survivors were gravely injured and the final death toll could still rise.
In addition, Zhang took gifts, including money, abused his power and had “abnormal sexual relations with others,” an anti-graft watchdog’s statement said.
FDP chief Christian Lindner said it might be necessary to “encapsulate” the Crimea issue to maintain good ties between Russia, Germany and the EU.
ISIS is losing ground fast in Syria to separate campaigns waged by the Russian-backed Syrian government on the one hand, and to US-backed Kurdish forces and their allies on the other.
Speaking to the UN Security Council, China’s UN ambassador Liu Jieyi also urged North Korea to “cease taking actions that might further escalate tensions.”
The Lebanese army will attack ISIS from the Lebanese side of the border while Hezbollah and the Syrian army will simultaneously attack it from the Syrian side.
Germany says Vietnamese businessman Trinh Xuan Thanh was seized in Germany and spirited to Vietnam where he is suspected of corruption and causing losses at a Vietnamese state firm.
About 2,000 ISIS fighters are estimated to remain in the Syrian city of Raqqa, fighting for their survival in the face of an offensive by the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces, a senior US official said on Friday.