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Major global cities to slow down according to research
New research studies have predicted that the growth in major cities around the world will slow down in 2020 and 2021. The Oxford economic researchers reported that out of 10 major cities across the world, 9 will slow down. Of ..
Tags: China • Countries • Economic development • Economic growth • Economy of India
North Korea carries out Super-Large Multiple Rocket Launcher Test
The Korean Central News Agency which is the official broadcaster of North Korea has reported that North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un oversaw the test-firing of a “super-large multiple rocket launcher”. Super-Large Multiple Rocket Launcher The “super-large multiple rocket launcher” was ..
Tags: Countries • Forms of government • Kim Jong • Kim Jong-il • Kim Jong-un
2nd edition of International Day of Parliamentarism (IDP-2019)
The 2nd edition of International Day of Parliamentarism (IDP-2019) is celebrated across the world on 30th June to recognize the importance of parliaments and their responsibility of representing the people. The day is not only an occasion to stress the ..
Tags: Althing • Bicameralism • Forms of government • Government • Legislatures
Laurentino Cortizo elected as new President of Panama
Laurentino Cortizo has been declared the winner of 2019 presidential election of Panama. The 2019 elections have been dominated by pledges to fight corruption and to tackle Panama’s image as a money-laundering country. Cortizo is the candidate for Panama’s Democratic ..
Tags: Americas • Democratic Revolutionary Party • Forms of government • Laurentino Cortizo • Mireya Moscoso
North Korea fires 5 short range projectiles
North Korea has been firing continuous launches into the oceans in response to the South ”Korea ”US military drills. The missiles were launched from the Hamhung and it flew 200 km before landing in the waters of North Korean east ..
Tags: Countries • East Asia • Forms of government • North Korea • Underground nuclear weapons testing
UN: Food aid for the North Koreans
The UN World Food Program called the White house and the other western countries to aid North Korea. North Korea is facing a food shortage of 1.4 million tonnes due to the heat waves and flooding. 40% of the population ..
Tags: Countries • East Asia • Forms of government • North Korea • Republics