Peruvian President announces resignation before impeachment vote

Lima, March 22  Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski has submitted his letter of resignation ahead of a scheduled impeachment him.

In a nationally televised address on Wednesday, Kuczynski said he was unable to govern effectively due to the persistent allegations of corruption that have dogged him since his first months…

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Actress Cynthia Nixon enters race for New York governor

New York, March 20  Best known for her role as Miranda in the hit TV series “Sex and the City”, actress and activist Cynthia Nixon has officially entered the race for the governor of New York, challenging incumbent Andrew M. Cuomo who is seeking his third term, the media reported…

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Trump wants death penalty for drug traffickers

Washington, March 20  President Donald Trump has said that he would ask for the death penalty for certain “really bad” convicted drug traffickers and will try to toughen sentencing guidelines in an attempt to fight the opioid epidemic that takes 175 lives per day in the US.

On Monday, Trump…

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Putin leads Russia presidential election with 76.65%

Moscow, March 19  President Vladimir Putin was leading in the Russian presidential election with 76.65 per cent of the votes after 99 per cent of the ballots were counted, the Central Election Commission (CEC) said on Monday.

Almost 55.5 million of voters supported his candidacy in the election…

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Republicans warn Trump over Mueller's Russia inquiry

Washington, March 19 Key Republicans have warned President Donald Trump not to interfere with special counsel Robert Mueller and his team’s on going probe into alleged Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, the media reported.

The warnings came after Trump on Sunday morning criticised Mueller on Twitter, one…

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