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New Jamaica prime minister sworn in, vowing to reverse austerity

Jamaica`s new prime minister, Andrew Holness, was sworn in on Thursday after a narrow general election win.

Mar 04, 2016, 06:44 AM IST

Ashton Carter sworn in as Obama's new defence secretary

Ashton Carter was sworn in Tuesday as the 25th US defense secretary -the fourth in US President Barack Obama`s six years in office.

Feb 18, 2015, 00:57 AM IST

Brazil's leader sworn in for 2nd term

Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff has been sworn in for her second term.

Jan 02, 2015, 01:19 AM IST

Tunisia`s new president to be sworn in Wednesday

Newly elected Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi will be sworn in Wednesday at a ceremony in parliament, which is dominated by his anti-Islamist Nidaa Tounes party, officials said.

Dec 29, 2014, 21:56 PM IST

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.

Mar 02, 2014, 01:03 AM IST

3 judges sworn in, raising SC strength to 29

Three judges, including a woman, were sworn in as SC judges, raising the strength of women in the highest judiciary to two for the first time.

Sep 13, 2011, 22:05 PM IST

Rajapaksa to be sworn in for 2nd term next month

President Mahinda Rajapaksa will
be sworn in for a second term on November 19.

Oct 10, 2010, 21:38 PM IST

Benigno Aquino III sworn in as Philippine President

Benigno Aquino III, sworn in on Wednesday
as the Philippines` 15th president, promised to prosecute the
corrupt and banish poverty as he urged Filipinos to help him
in a job he likened to a biblical burden.

Jun 30, 2010, 23:33 PM IST

Two new Parliamentary Secretaries sworn in Assam

Rajib Lochan and Siddique Ahmed (MLAs) were sworn in as Parliamentary Secretaries at a brief ceremony at the Assam State Secretariat here Tuesday.

Jun 22, 2010, 16:05 PM IST

New Afghan elections chief sworn in

The new head of Afghanistan`s main
electoral body was sworn in on Thursday, a high-profile reform that
the United Nations has endorsed as a move towards free and
fair elections later this year.

Apr 22, 2010, 19:24 PM IST

Mukul Sangma to be be sworn in as new Meghalaya CM

Mukul Sangma was on Monday night
elected Congress Legislature Party Leader in Meghalaya and
would be sworn in as chief minister tomorrow after D D Lapang
was forced out of the top job by Congress dissidents.

Apr 20, 2010, 00:35 AM IST

Afghan President to be sworn in Nov 19: Ministry

Afghan Prez Karzai will be sworn in for a 2nd term on Nov 19, an official said on Wednesday.

Nov 12, 2009, 14:31 PM IST

‘Iran`s Ahmadinejad to be sworn in August 5’

Iranian President Mahmoud
Ahmadinejad is due to be sworn in on August 5 for a second
term, a prominent MP said on Sunday, amid allegations that he was
fraudulently re-elected.

Jul 26, 2009, 20:46 PM IST