Thai junta says interim government by September

The head of Thailand`s military junta said today that an interim government would be set up by September, offering the most specific timeline yet on a possible transfer of power after last month`s coup.

Egypt`s new interim government sworn in

Egypt`s interim government headed by newly-appointed Prime Minister Ibrahim Mahlab was sworn in Saturday, with the military chief, General Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi, remaining in office as the defence minister, media reports said.

Deadlock in Bangladesh over interim government

Bangladesh`s main opposition has rejected Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina`s all-party interim government proposal and tabled a new formula for administration to oversee elections.

Egypt`s govt launches crackdown on Islamists over clashes

Egypt`s interim government on Wednesday ordered the arrest of top Islamists, including Muslim Brotherhood movement`s chief, for inciting violence that left 51 people dead.

Pak interim government to transfer power on June 5

Pakistan`s interim government will transfer power to the new government June 5, a cabinet minister said on Monday.

Pakistan interim government refuses to try Musharraf for treason

Pakistani`s caretaker government Monday refused to initiate high treason proceedings against former president Pervez Musharraf, saying it has a limited mandate to hold elections and deal with routine affairs, reported Xinhua.

Palestinians to skip interim government: Hamas

Keeping the existing governments in place would help Abbas avoid a Western backlash.

Two more ministers quit Tunisia`s interim government

Two more ministers abandoned
Tunisia`s interim government today after a series of
departures led by the prime minister following mounting
protests against the struggling six-week-old administration.

Honduras` interim govt sends lobbying team to US

The soldiers, politicians, etc, ousted President Manuel Zelaya are taking their battle from Honduras into the US political arena, waging a lobbying campaign to paint themselves as a bulwark against "dictatorship" and "communism."