Former President Pratibha Patil`s brother named accused in murder case

In a major embarrassment for former President Pratibha Patil, her brother has been named an accused in a murder case by a local court.

Some of Nigeria`s kidnapped schoolgirls may never return: Former president

Nigeria’s former president Olusegun Obasanjo told media some of the schoolgirls kidnapped by militant group Boko Haram in April may never return, in the most pessimistic comments yet on their fate from a member of the political elite.

The Famous Six

Former President of India Dr APJ Abdul Kalam lists six famous inventors who dared to follow their imagination to create most useful inventions for humanity.

Former President of Mexico meets SRK

Former President of Mexico Vicente Fox has met with superstar Shah Rukh Khan here while the latter was shooting for his upcoming film `Happy New Year`.

George W Bush plane diverted after smell of smoke

Washington: A plane carrying former President George W Bush was diverted to Louisville after the pilot reported the smell of smoke, media reports said on Sunday.

Pratibha Patil commuted death sentences of 7 rapists during her tenure

Former President Pratibha Patil had on Centre`s recommendations commuted death sentences of 35 convicts which included seven rapists.

Ex-president Arroyo stopped from leaving Philippines

The Philippine govt blocked
former president Gloria Macapagal Arroyo from leaving the country.

Brazil`s ex Prez Lula has throat cancer: Hospital

The 66-year-old former Brazilian leader has a tumour in
his larynx, according to the Sirio-Libanes
Hospital.

Argentina enters new political era as Kirchner dies

Tens of thousands of Argentines paid tribute to Nestor Kirchner, the powerful former leader whose death robbed President Cristina Fernandez of her husband and most trusted ally.

Taiwan court extends former President`s detention

Taiwan`s High Court ruled on Friday
that former President Chen Shui-bian should be held in custody
for another two months while he appeals a 20-year jail term
for graft.