Sweden Reappoints First Female Prime Minister Magdalena Andersson Days After Her Resignation

Sweden has reappointed Magdalena Andersson as prime minister on Nov. 29, days after she resigned from the post last week. Andersson had been elected as Sweden’s first female prime minister on Nov. 24, but she stepped down within hours of …

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UAE Major General Ahmed Nasser al-Raisi Becomes New Interpol President

UAE’s Major General Ahmed Nasser al-Raisi has been elected as the new President of Interpol. “Mr. Al Raisi was elected following 3 rounds of voting. In the final round, he received 68.9% of votes cast by member countries.,” said Interpol.  …

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Sweden’s First Female Prime Minister Resigns Hours After Appointment

Sweden’s first female prime minister, Magdalena Andersson, resigned hours after her appointment on Nov. 24. According to Sweden’s official Twitter account, Andersson’s resignation came after a budget defeat in parliament, which voted in favor of the opposition’s budget. Andersson’s coalition …

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Australian Defense Minister Peter Dutton Wins Defamation Case Over ‘Rape Apologist’ Tweet

An Australian Federal Court on Wednesday ruled in favor of Defense Minister and Queensland MP Peter Dutton and awarded him AU$35,000 ($25,000) in a defamation lawsuit against refugee advocate Shane Bazzi, who tweeted in February the MP was a “rape …

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Fumio Kishida Reelected as Japan’s Prime Minister

Fumio Kishida was reelected as Japan’s Prime Minister after his governing party succeeded to obtain a major victory in parliamentary elections. Kishida’s party, Liberal Democratic Party secured 261 seats in the 465 members lower house, making him strong enough to …

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Kuwait’s Government Resigns After Less than a Year in Office

Kuwait’s administration resigned to Emir Sheikh Nawaf Al Ahmed Al Sabah on Monday, less than a year after assuming office. The administration, led by Prime Minister Sheikh Sabah Al Sabah, is the second in a year to quit as a …

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Donald Trump Sues to Keep White House Records Secret

Former President Donald Trump has filed a lawsuit in DC District Court claiming executive  privilege and seeking to prevent the House of Representatives select committee from receiving records from his presidency. The lawsuit claims that the House of Representative’s document …

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Former US Secretary of State Colin Powell Dies From COVID-19

Former US Secretary of State Colin Powell has died aged 84 due to complications from COVID-19. Powell was previously diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a type of blood cancer that inhibits the body’s ability to fight infection. “He was fully vaccinated. …

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