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Brazilian President Michel Temer's special adviser arrested

A special advisor to Brazilian President Michel Temer has been arrested in a corruption investigation, police said.

Honduras withdraws top diplomat in Venezuela over political crisis

Honduras is trying to contribute to a solution for the political crisis.

Afghan minority Hazaras plan protest over power project

The three million-strong Afghan Hazara community has been persecuted for decades, with thousands killed in the late 1990s by Al-Qaeda and the mainly Pashtun Sunni Taliban.

Uttarakhand political crisis: Disqualify dissenters, hold floor test - It's joke on democracy, says Venkaiah Naidu

Uttarakhand political crisis: Disqualify dissenters, hold floor test - It's joke on democracy, says Venkaiah Naidu

Reacting strongly to the Nainital High Court order on 9 Congress rebel MLAs, Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu on Monday said that 'it is a joke on democracy'.

Uttarakhand political crisis: Harish Rawat will not appear before CBI on Monday

Ousted Uttarakhand chief minister Harish Rawat, who was summoned by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in connection with a sting operation which shows him negotiating a price to lure back the legislators, will not be appearing before the investigative agency, said former state parliamentary affairs minister Indira Hridayesh.

Uttarakhand political crisis: Harish Rawat gave Rs 25 lakh each to 12 MLAs, claims new sting operation - WATCH

Uttarakhand political crisis: Harish Rawat gave Rs 25 lakh each to 12 MLAs, claims new sting operation - WATCH

There seems to be no end in sight to controversies over Uttarakhand political crisis involving Harish Rawat.

Uttarakhand political crisis: BJP offered Rs 50 crore, party tickets and RS seats to Congress MLAs?

Uttarakhand political crisis: BJP offered Rs 50 crore, party tickets and RS seats to Congress MLAs?

In a sensational claim in connection with Uttarakhand political crisis, two Uttarakhand Congress MLAs have said that BJP offered them Rs 50 crore to 'shift their allegiance' to the saffron party.

2016 Rio: Brazil govt could buy up poorly selling Olympic tickets

2016 Rio: Brazil govt could buy up poorly selling Olympic tickets

Worries about the Zika virus, high crime and a major political crisis have already overshadowed the August 5 opening ceremony.

Uttarakhand political crisis: 'Sting operation' on Harish Rawat by Congress' rebel MLAs - FULL VIDEO

Uttarakhand political crisis: 'Sting operation' on Harish Rawat by Congress' rebel MLAs - FULL VIDEO

Rebel Congress MLAs in Uttarakhand had released a 'sting operation' video and alleged that CM Harish Rawat offered them money to get their support during the floor test in the state Assembly on 28 March.

Petrobras reports record loss as Brazil crisis churns

Petrobras, which is at the center of an explosive corruption scandal that has wrought chaos on Brazilian politics, said it lost $9.6 billion last year, the worst result since its founding in 1953.

Nine Congress MLAs in Uttarakhand rebel, BJP stakes claim to form govt; 35 legislators reach Delhi

Nine Congress MLAs in Uttarakhand rebel, BJP stakes claim to form govt; 35 legislators reach Delhi

In a dramatic development and amid political crisis in the state, 35 Uttarakhand MLAs arrived in Delhi early on Saturday morning.

DNA: Analysis on Arunachal Pradesh political crisis

Watch this News video to learn why Arunachal Pradesh has come under President's rule and how Nabam Tuki tried to save his government.

DNA: Analysis on Arunachal Pradesh political crisis- Part II

Watch this News video to learn why Arunachal Pradesh has come under President's rule and how Nabam Tuki tried to save his government.

Presidential rule declared in Arunachal Pradesh due to political crisis

The Union Cabinet has recommended President's rule in Arunachal Pradesh due to the political crisis.

Battle lines drawn as Venezuela political crisis grows

The opposition laid claim to a big majority in the National Assembly state legislature which could empower it to force out Nicolas Maduro. 

Arunachal row: Gauhati High Court stays Assembly 'session' decisions by Governor

Arunachal row: Gauhati High Court stays Assembly 'session' decisions by Governor

Coming down heavily on Arunachal Pradesh Governor J P Rajkhowa, the Gauhati High Court on Thursday kept in abeyance all decisions taken by the state "Assembly" on Wednesday in which it "removed" Speaker Nabam Rebia.

Moody`s cuts Ukraine rating on rising political crisis

Rating firm Moody`s again lowered Ukraine`s credit rating by a notch on Friday, citing the "escalation" of its political crisis, and put the country on a "negative" outlook for further downgrades.

Moody's downgrades Ukraine over escalating crisis

Rating firm Moody's has downgraded Ukraine's sovereign debt rating a notch, citing the country's escalating political crisis and concerns about whether it will continue to have Russian financial support.