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FIFA problems will not end with new president: IOC president Thomas Bach

FIFA`s problems will not end with the election of a new president as football`s scandal-tainted world body needs drastic reform, International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach told AFP on Thursday.

Jul 30, 2015, 19:00 PM 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

Sunil Batra elected as president of AUSPI

Industry body AUSPI, which represents CDMA and dual technology players, on Wednesday Vice President (Corporate Affairs) Sunil Batra elected Tata Teleservices as its new president.

Oct 29, 2014, 16:56 PM IST

Indian-origin mathematician elected new president of ICSU

Daya Reddy, an Indian-origin South African mathematician has been elected as the new president of the International Council for Science (ICSU).

Sep 07, 2014, 16:50 PM IST

Carlo Tavecchio elected new Italian FIGC president

Carlo Tavecchio was elected the new president of the Italian football federation (FIGC) after beating his only rival Demetrio Albertini in the third round of balloting.

Aug 12, 2014, 13:02 PM IST

Iraqi PM to file complaint against new president

Iraq`s Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki says he will file a legal complaint against the country`s new president for committing "a clear constitutional violation."

Aug 11, 2014, 07:37 AM IST

Preparing Egyptians for austerity, Sisi cuts own pay

Egypt`s new president Abdel Fattah al-Sisi pledged on Tuesday to give up half his salary and property and called on the Egyptian people to make similar sacrifices in a bid to prepare the public for a period of painful economic austerity.

Jun 24, 2014, 17:58 PM IST

East Ukraine clashes must end this week: Poroshenko

Ukraine`s newly elected President Petro Poroshenko has said that the ongoing violence in the eastern regions of the country should end by this week, media reported Monday.

Jun 09, 2014, 15:17 PM IST

No reconciliation for inciting violence in Egypt, says President Sisi

Egypt`s former army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, who was sworn-in as president, said there will be no reconciliation with anyone who "committed crimes or incited violence" against civilians, media reported Monday.

Jun 09, 2014, 09:27 AM IST

Ethiopia parliament elects Mulatu Teshome as new president

Ethiopia`s parliament elected Mulatu Teshome to be the country`s new president on Monday, for a six-year term in a largely symbolic and ceremonial post.

Oct 08, 2013, 01:05 AM IST

Kyrgyzstan swears in new President

Almazbek Atambayev was sworn in as head of state in a ceremony in Bishkek, amid tight security across the country.

Dec 01, 2011, 12:02 PM IST

Vietnam announces new President amid China rift

Vietnam is a one-party system that does not tolerate any challenge to its rule.

Jul 25, 2011, 14:07 PM IST

Komorowski to be inaugurated as Polish president

Early polls were called in Poland after former president died in plane crash.

Aug 06, 2010, 15:45 PM IST

Christian Wulff sworn in as Germany`s new President

Christian Wulff, was sworn in as
Germany`s 10th President on Friday.

Jul 03, 2010, 00:03 AM IST

Earthquake-rattled Chile to swear in new president

Conservative billionaire Sebastian Pinera takes office as Chile`s new president on Thursday, tasked with rebuilding the country after one of the worst earthquakes ever recorded killed hundreds of people less than two weeks ago.

Mar 11, 2010, 13:51 PM IST

Croatia inaugurates new president today

European Union aspirant Croatia will inaugurate its new president, leftwing intellectual Ivo Josipovic, in a ceremony in Zagreb on Thursday.

Feb 18, 2010, 14:28 PM IST

Porfirio Lobo inaugurated as Honduras` new President

Porfirio Lobo was inaugurated as Honduras` new president on Wednesday.

Jan 28, 2010, 11:02 AM IST