India's new Prime Minster Modi to visit in July

National / Politics Jun 6, 2014

India's new Prime Minster Modi to visit in July

New Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Japan in July, India's Ministry of External Affairs spokesman Syed Akbaruddin said Friday. Akbaruddin said Modi has received an invitation from Japan and the visit will take place at "an early date." The dates are being finalized. "As ...

Libyan parliament fails to agree on new prime minister

World / Politics May 4, 2014

Libyan parliament fails to agree on new prime minister

Libya's parliament failed on Sunday to elect a new prime minister after several inconclusive votes, lawmakers in the North African country said, adding to turmoil in the oil producer. Businessman Ahmed Maiteeq had emerged as front runner in the final vote but he failed to ...