One week after John Key’s shock resignation the country has a new prime minister. Bill English was sworn in by Governor-General Dame Patsy Reddy at a ceremony held at Government House in Wellington on 12 December.
Dec 12, 2016
Chinas Foreign Ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang has repeated concern over Donald Trumps comments on the one China principle. U.S. President-elect Donald Trump, whilst on Fox News Sunday, said the United States did not not necessarily have to stick to its long-held stance that Taiwan is part of one China.
Dec 12, 2016
Evening wrap: Cyclone Vardah wreaks havoc, another setback for Cyrus Mistry, Jayalalithaa's secret daughter, and more
After J&K, govt turns to Manipur; says blockades are 'a gross violation of law and a crime against humanity'
A new prime minister has been appointed in Italy after Matteo Renzi’s resignation. Renzi stepped down after losing a referendum on constitutional reform.Erstwhile Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni will now steer Europes fourth-biggest economy through a turbulent period.
Dec 11, 2016
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