Will Boris Johnson 'get Brexit done' in 2020?
Pushing the Brexit withdrawal bill through Parliament was the easy part for UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson. Securing a comprehensive trade deal quickly with the EU looks far-fetched.
Lebanon's caretaker PM supporters rally in Beirut
Supporters of Lebanon's caretaker Prime Minister Saad Hariri rally in Beirut to demonstrate against the appointment of Lebanese prime minister-designate Hassan Diab.
Protests continue despite police clampdown in New Delhi
Police officers detain protesters in buses and police vans as they demonstrate in New Delhi against a citizenship law considered anti-Muslim. Twenty-seven people have died in two weeks of at times violent demonstrations after Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government made it easier for non-Muslims from three countries to be naturalised.
India's Modi refuses to budge on citizenship law despite mass protests
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has refused to give in to the demands of tens of thousands of protesters opposing a controversial citizenship law. The country's top court refused to stall the law's implementation.
Bosnia gets government after 14-month impasse
Parliament has authorized Prime Minister Zoran Tegeltija's new cabinet after lengthy political wrangling in the Balkan country. The EU welcomed the government's formation as a step towards European integration.
Boris Johnson 'humbled' after majority win
The United Kingdom's Prime Minister Boris Johnson says he is 'humbled' by the majority win for a Conservative government and thanks voters who voted 'to get Brexit done'. With almost all results declared for the 650-seat parliament, Johnson's Conservative party had secured 362 seats from PM Boris Johnson.
Protest in Prague: Over 50,000 rally against Czech Prime Minister Babis
"Resign! Resign!" chanted tens of thousands of protesters as they packed into the Czech capital. They urged Prime Minister Andrej Babis to step down from his post over accusations he misused millions in EU funds.
Finland's Sanna Marin is world's youngest prime minister at 34
34-year-old Sanna Marin of Finland's Social Democrats has been named the country's new prime minister. Marin who was a former transport minister took over from Antti Rinne resigned after six months in office when he lost the confidence of the Centre Party, a coalition partner, over his handling of a postal strike. Sanna Marin is currently the youngest prime minister in the world.
Eight missing after New Zealand volcano eruption
New Zealand's prime minister says overnight reconnaissance flights have failed to find signs of life after a volcano erupted off the country's coast, killing five people. Eight missing people are believed dead.
Malta's Joseph Muscat at the precipice over journalist murder
Europe was shocked by the murder of Daphne Caruana Galizia, an anti-corruption reporter and tireless critic of Maltese politicians. The trail seems to reach to the closest aides of Prime Minister Joseph Muscat.