Emergency declared in Maldives

President of Maldives Abdulla Yameen has declared state of emergency for 30 days on grounds of threat to national security. The declaration with effect to emergency has been made on November 4, 2015. Background The former President of Maldives Mohamed Nasheed, who belongs to the Maldivian Democratic Party (MDP) was convicted of charges of using

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China abandons its decades old One Child Policy

China, world most populous country has announced to abandon its three decades-long one-child policy and changed it to two-child policy. The change of policy is intended to Balance population development world’s second largest economy. Address the challenge of unnatural negative demographics due to rising numbers of old age population as well as concerns over declining

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India gives $ 5 million grant to Palestine

India has given a grant of five million US Dollars to Palestine as Budgetary assistance. It was given by Indian President Pranab Mukherjee to his Palestinian counterpart Mahmoud Abbas in Ramallah. Indian President visited Palestine as part of his three Western Asian countries Jordan, Palestine and Israel.  India also ensured Palestine that it continues to

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