• 2017
  • In March 2017, President Tsai Ing-wen named Walis Perin to a position on the Control Yuan. (wikipedia.org)
  • On 18 May 2017 the newspaper O Globo reported, that the owner of JBS secretly recorded president Michel Temer giving him hush money to buy the silence of a potential witness against Temer. (wikipedia.org)
  • born 29 November 1958) is a Ghanaian politician who served as President of Ghana from 24 July 2012 to 7 January 2017. (wikipedia.org)
  • President Pranab Mukherjee, whose term of office was due to expire on 24 July 2017, declined to seek re-election due to health concerns. (wikipedia.org)
  • He was administered oath by the Chief Justice of India Jagdish Singh Khehar, to take office as the 14th President of India on 25 July 2017 at the Central Hall located in The Parliament House, New Delhi. (wikipedia.org)
  • Obama's
  • The word "sorry" did come out of President Obama's mouth, but the real admission, that he lied knowingly and repeatedly, somehow didn't make the hard climb out of his diaphragm. (godfatherpolitics.com)
  • President Obama's campaign aides think their candidate has an advantage over the likely Republican nominee, Mitt Romney, because of the parts of Obama's personal life many voters can identify with, like his being a big basketball fan and a dog owner. (npr.org)
  • India
  • The President of India is indirectly elected by an electoral college consisting of the elected members of both houses of parliament, the elected members of the Legislative assemblies of the 29 states and the elected members of the legislative assemblies of the Union Territories of Delhi and Puducherry. (wikipedia.org)
  • Election to the Office of President of India: Frequently Asked Questions" (PDF). (wikipedia.org)
  • Senate
  • When Republicans gained control of the state senate in 2000, Williams was chosen as President of the Senate, and held that post continuously until his resignation in November 2012. (wikipedia.org)
  • Russia
  • Three non-governmental organizations of Bashkortostan became winners of the second open competition for Grants of the President of Russia. (bashinform.ru)
  • While the Western media doesn't portray Russia as very democratic, with Mr Medvedev as President slightly warmer relations with the rest of Europe could be fostered. (rt.com)
  • Ian Bremmer, the president of Eurasia Group in New York, expects Medvedev's Russia to stay as the market darling and a major powerhouse in security issues. (rt.com)
  • I believe, under President Medvedev - if he becomes President - and under Prime Minister Putin, Russia will continue to be seen as a serious challenge for Washington and Brussels on national security issues. (rt.com)
  • Time
  • This is the first time a South Korean president apologized for the humidifier scandal. (kbs.co.kr)
  • Due to the ROC's insecurity and intolerance in the 1970s and 1980s after being expelled by the UN and the termination of official US-ROC diplomatic relations, but by the American persuasion (when influential James R. Lilley was the Director of American Institute in Taiwan at the time) Taiwan has been gradually democratized and adopting universal suffrage from the one-party military rule under the leadership of President Chiang Ching-kuo. (wikipedia.org)
  • apology
  • President Moon Jae-in offered an apology Tuesday to victims and families affected by a deadly humidifier sterilizer that was mass-marketed as safe despite being fatally toxic. (kbs.co.kr)
  • Congress
  • In contrast, President Lyndon B. Johnson addressed Congress in 1965 and at the conclusion of his speech he offered the rhetorically loaded phrase "And We Shall Overcome" in an effort to pass the Voting Rights Act. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is in Washington, D.C., this week, meeting with an unpopular, lame duck American president who can't get anything through Congress. (cbc.ca)
  • political
  • Therefore with politics impacting every component of our lives, this will hopefully help others become more aware of the issues that are important to the political arena and in turn start a chain reaction of more citizens becoming involved in the political process on all levels. (blogspot.com)
  • year
  • Tsurumi taught U.S. President George W. Bush "Economics EAM" (Environmental Analysis for Management), a required two-semester class from the fall of 1973 to the spring of 1974, during Bush's first year as an MBA student at Harvard's business school. (wikipedia.org)
  • country
  • The former first lady said that the never-ending speculation about who will be running for president is "bad for the country. (hngn.com)
  • The Federal Gun Control Act, which was signed into law by President Lyndon B. Johnson on Oct. 22, 1968, bars felons, those involuntarily committed to mental institutions, addicted to illegal drugs, dishonorably discharged from the military or in the country illegally, from owning guns. (bangordailynews.com)
  • position
  • citation needed] His self-given title Türkmenbaşy, meaning Head of the Turkmen, referred to his position as the founder and president of the Association of Turkmens of the World. (wikipedia.org)
  • former
  • The president also expanded a network of social welfare programs created by former president Silva that have helped lift almost 30 million Brazilians out of poverty in the last decade. (theusdaily.com)
  • race
  • But it seems the stakes are too high for a Black president who decides to speak about race even though the president has been the victim of unwarranted xenophobic, Islamophobic, and racist suspicion. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • years
  • The president mentioned four mass shootings in recent years and said the new regulations are needed to protect the country's residents, especially children. (bangordailynews.com)
  • death
  • Griffith remained as President until his untimely death in August 1922 when he was replaced by W.T. Cosgrave. (rte.ie)
  • class
  • The president vowed the government will do what it can do in assisting victims and their families, some of whom have filed a class action suit against the company for compensation. (kbs.co.kr)
  • party
  • The debates centered on policies, and much of her support came from voters who wanted a continuation of priorities set by her popular Workers' Party mentor, outgoing President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva. (theusdaily.com)
  • government
  • He is appointed by the President of Algeria, along with other ministers and members of the government that the new Prime Minister recommends. (wikipedia.org)
  • republic
  • His father, Emmanuel Adama Mahama, a wealthy rice farmer and teacher, was the first Member of Parliament for the West Gonja constituency and the first Regional Commissioner of the Northern Region during the First Republic under Ghana's first president, Kwame Nkrumah. (wikipedia.org)
  • York
  • It's not surprising that Clinton wants to wait to make a decision, in a recent interview with New York Magazine she mentioned how much she was enjoying not being involved with politics at the moment. (hngn.com)
  • Yoshihiro Tsurumi (霍見 芳浩, Tsurumi Yoshihiro, born 1935) is a Japanese economist and professor of international business at Baruch College of the City University of New York and serves as President of the Pacific Basin Center Foundation in New York. (wikipedia.org)