It makes no difference to the population of Pakistan whether the country is being governed by an elected government or by an autocrat, as long as there is progress and prosperity, Musharraf said in an interview
Former Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega, a onetime U.S. ally who was ousted as Panama's dictator by an American invasion in 1989, died late Monday at age 83.
Despite public opposition, late president of Phillpines Ferdinand Marcos was buried at a heroes’ cemetery in the capital on Friday in a secrecy-shrouded ceremony. Notedly country's the Supreme Court ruled last week that one of
Having failed to appear in person despite repeated summons, former Pakistani dictator General Pervez Musharraf was today declared an "absconder" by a special tribunal trying him for high treason.
a crew of the BBC – including Rupert Wingfield-Hayes, producer Maria Byrne and cameraman Matthew Goddard – were on Monday expelled from the country after being detained for allegedly speaking ill of its country and its leadership.
Paris: For people familiar with the way that dictators such as Stalin, Hitler and Mao methodically ousted their opponents, the purging and execution of the No. 2 official in North Korea is nothing new. In
New Delhi: Born on 18 December 1878 Josef Stalin was the dictator of the USSR from 1924 to 1953. He was responsible for the death of millions.Yet, he reigned victorious against Nazi invaders and set
Lucknow: A petition was filed in a Muzaffarnagar district court against Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav for making "dictator-like" remarks during a Nov 1 speech.The petition seeks action against the Samajwadi Party chief
New Delhi: A French journalist Annick Cojean has in her book, Gaddafi's Harem, revealed for the first time how women were abducted, imprisoned, raped and abused by the Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi during his brutal
New Delhi: This Libyan tyrant ruled Libya for 42 years. Muammar Gaddafi was born in a tent near Qasr Abu Hadi, a rural area outside the town of Sirte in the deserts of western Libya. He
Matigara, West Bengal, Apr 8 : Union Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh on Sunday said that with the coming of the Mamata Banerjee government, West Bengal has moved from one dictatorship to another."It is the
Mumbai, Jan 19: Describing late Bal Thackeray as an “open-hearted” person, BJP President Nitin Gadkari said here that the Sena patriarch was not a “dictator” and always took decisions, which he felt were “reasonable”.“Balasaheb was
New Delhi, Nov 24: Gulnara Karimova, the eldest daughter of Uzbekistan's ditactor President Islam Karimov has posted on Twitter pictures of her in yoga postures.Gulnara is a fashion designer, a jewelry maker, a pop singer,
New Delhi, Aug 13: Accusing Mamata Banerjee of being "totally dictatorial, intolerant and whimsical", Press Council of India chief Markandey Katju, who had once praised her,on Sunday unleashed stinging criticism of West Bengal chief minister
Cairo, Jul 2:The Libyan prosecutor leading the case against slain dictator Moammar Gadhafi's son said Monday that two International Criminal Court staffers detained in the country for 26 days will be released.Ahmed al-Jehani, who also
Lahore, Dec 24: Blaming dictatorship in Pakistan for destroying the country, former premier Nawaz Sharif today warned elements conspiring against democracy that his party will not allow anyone to send parliament packing. “I want to
Tripoli, Oct 21: Moammar Gaddafi, the dictator who ruled Libya for 42 years, was a first-class weirdo. He will be remembered for seven weirdest things:1. The "Bulletproof" Tent: When Gadhafi was at home in Tripoli,
Montevideo, Uruguay, Jul 18: Former President-turned-dictator Juan Maria Bordaberry, whose self-coup launched more than a decade of military rule in Uruguay, died Sunday in his home where he was serving a sentence for leading efforts
New Delhi, Jun 21 : BJP today announced that the party would launch a four-day agitation from June 23 against the UPA government's alleged inaction in combating corruption, black money and the “barbaric dictatorial attitude”