Twelve years after surging to power in Brazil, the Workers` Party (PT) is at a crossroads, struggling to deal with a tanking economy and a ballooning graft scandal that has implicated members and close allies.
Congress on Friday described as
"lenient" the Supreme Court`s decision rejecting CBI`s plea
for death penalty to Dara Singh, convicted for burning alive
Australian missionary Graham Staines and his two minor sons.
Malaysia`s ruling coalition celebrated impressive victories in two special elections on Thursday, signalling an apparent fall in support for the opposition that might embolden PM Najib Razak to call early national polls.