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Justin Langer resigns as Australian cricket coach

SYDNEY: Australian men’s cricket coach Justin Langer announced his surprise resignation Saturday, just weeks after trouncing archrivals England in a lopsided Ashes series and months after winning the T20 World Cup. The 51-year-old walked away from the top management job

Armenian PM denounces coup attempt after army demands his resignation

YEREVAN: Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan warned of an attempted military coup against him after the army demanded he and his government resign. Pashinyan has faced protests and calls to quit over his handling of a six-week conflict between Azerbaijan

Italian prime minister resigns as political crisis deepens

ROME: Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte handed in his resignation to the head of state, hoping he would be given an opportunity to put together a new coalition and rebuild his parliamentary majority. Conte lost his absolute majority in the

Two cabinet members of Trump resign over mob attack

WASHINGTON: Two members of Donald Trump’s cabinet resigned with days left in the administration in protest over the storming of the Capitol by a mob of the president’s supporters. The education secretary and transportation secretary – the only two women

Faisal Javed resigns from ‘Pak-France Friendship group’ in protest

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Senator Faisal Javed has resigned from the Pakistan-France Parliamentary Friendship group in protest over French President Emmanuel Macron’s remarks on blasphemous caricatures. In a letter to Senate Chairman Sadiq Sanjrani, he said that such actions by

Tania Aidrus announces to resign as SAPM Digital Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Digital Pakistan Tania Aidrus has announced to resign from her position.  The special assistant said the criticism levied towards the state as a consequence of her citizenship status is clouding the purpose

PM should apologise for destroying economy: Bilawal

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Chairperson Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari on Monday strongly lashed out Prime Minister Imran Khan and demanded his resignation for destroying the economy. Addressing the National Assembly during a session debating on the budget, Bilawal said the prime

Farogh Naseem resigns as law minister

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Law and Justice Barrister Farogh Naseem resigned from his post on Monday to represent the government in the Justice Qazi Faez Esa reference case before the Supreme Court. The law minister has sent his resignation letter

Google co-founders Larry Page, Sergey Brin to step down

SAN FRANCISCO: Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin are relinquishing control of parent company Alphabet to current Google CEO Sundar Pichai, the duo announced in blog post. The two men will remain employees of Alphabet and retain their seats

Malta PM announces to step down over journalist murder probe

VALLETTA: Maltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat has said he will resign next month amid growing calls for his departure over the scandal surrounding the murder of prominent anti-corruption journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia. Muscat declined to make a link with Caruana Galizia’s

Additional Attorney General Tariq Khokhar resigns

ISLAMABAD: Additional Attorney General Tariq Mehmood Khokhar on Tuesday resigned from his position, saying that his conscience does not allow him to pursue the high treason case against former president General (retd) Pervez Musharraf. As per reports, Khokar had filed the

PML-N members resign from standing committees

LAHORE: The Pakistan Muslim League-N (PML-N) members of the standing committees of Punjab Assembly submitted their resignations to the Speaker today. PML-N members of the provincial assembly submitted their resignations from the standing committees at the secretariat of the provincial

JUI-F to continue Azadi march until PM resigns: JUI-F chief

ISLAMABAD: The Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-F (JUI-F) chief Fazlul Rehman has announced to continue the march until Prime Minister Imran Khan resigns. Addressing a massive rally, Fazlul Rehman said that only people of Pakistan had the right to govern the country. The