Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha was appointed Chief Justice of Bangladesh by President Mohammad Abdul Hamid. With this appointment, he has become the first Hindu to hold highest judicial post in the Muslim-majority country.... Continued.
Maithiripala Sirisena was sworn-in as President of Sri Lanka. Election verdict: Maithiripala Sirisena was declared elected in Presidential elections after he had defeated incumbent President Mahinda Rajapaksa. In this election he had secured 51.28 per cent of total votes casted. Summary on Sri Lanka’s 2015 Presidential Election Mahinda Rajapaksa was President for one decade and had... Continued.
Pakistan government has enacted new law, to create constitutional military courts to try and punish terrorists. Background For past few years, Pakistan is struggling to come up with an adequate response to deal with the increasing menace of militancy. Pakistan’s ruling government was under pressure after Peshawar School attack that had killed around 150 people... Continued.
Global Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) came into force on 24 December 2014. Now this landmark treaty has officially became binding international law, which aims to regulate around USD 85 billion global arms trade. It came into force after 60 nations ratified it, among the 130 signatories of the treaty. Key facts of Global Arms Trade... Continued.