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By gktoday On Thursday, December 13th, 2018

UK Prime Minister Theresa May has won a vote of confidence

British Prime Minister Theresa May has won a vote of confidence in her leadership of the Conservative Party by 200 to 117. After securing 63% of the total vote, she is now immune from a leadership challenge for More...

By gktoday On Sunday, December 17th, 2017

Terrorist attack on Methodist church in Pakistan

A suicide bomb and gun attack on a Methodist church in Pakistan has killed at least five people, reports say. The attack happened in the city of Quetta, some 65km (40 miles) from the border with Afghanistan. More More...

By gktoday On Tuesday, September 12th, 2017

North Korea threatens US after UN sanctions

North Korea has threatened the United States with the “greatest pain” it has ever suffered following new sanctions imposed by the United Nations. Pyongyang’s envoy to the UN accused Washington More...

By gktoday On Thursday, October 8th, 2015

Brazil’s president Dilma Rousseff could face impeachment

Brazil’s besieged president, Dilma Rousseff, has lost a major battle after the federal audit court rejected her government’s accounts from 2014, paving the way for her opponents to try to impeach her. In a More...

By gktoday On Thursday, March 14th, 2013

New Marpapa !Pope Francis elected as 266th Roman Catholic pontiff

         Pope Benedict XVI Pope Francis elected as 266th Roman Catholic pontiff 13 Mar 2013: Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio takes name of Francis after accepting his election as 266th head of Roman Catholic More...

By gktoday On Wednesday, January 9th, 2013

India plans to launch Mars mission on October 2013

The Mars Orbiter Mission, expected to be launched in mid-October 2013, will carry five experimental payloads with a total weight of 14.49 kg. ISRO’s trusted warhorse rocket PSLV-XL is expected to launch the mission More...

By gktoday On Sunday, May 29th, 2011

Current Affairs based on International Affairs

BRIC expands to BRICS BRIC, the grouping of the four countries thought to radiate the largest lessons in developing an economy–Brazil, Russia, India and China–has decided to transform itself to BRICS, with More...

By gktoday On Monday, December 6th, 2010
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December 9,2010 World News :International Affairs Wikileaks ‘revenge’ attacks hit Visa and Mastercard Web attacks by a group of activists targeting firms that withdrew services from Wikileaks More...

By gktoday On Friday, November 12th, 2010

The G-20 summit begins in Seoul

World leaders have started the two-day G20 summit in Seoul,Korea The two-day Seoul Summit was held amid tension among G20 countries over several issues, including trade imbalances and currency policies. There had More...