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Cyril Ramaphosa Sworn in for Second Term as South Africa's President: A New Era with a Broad Coalition Government

Cyril Ramaphosa Sworn in for Second Term as South Africa's President: A New Era with a Broad Coalition Government

Cyril Ramaphosa has been inaugurated for a second term as South Africa's president, ushering in a new era with a broad coalition government after the ANC lost its majority. His re-election comes after May elections yielded no outright winner, prompting alliances with multiple parties, including the Democratic Alliance. Observers anticipate potential ideological clashes within the coalition.

Denmark Introduces New Scheme to Retain Highly-Skilled Foreign Students in Shortage Professions

Denmark Introduces New Scheme to Retain Highly-Skilled Foreign Students in Shortage Professions

Denmark has announced a new initiative to renew residence permits for foreign students in professions facing labor shortages. This move seeks to retain talent and address the nation's workforce needs. It will be effective from July 1, 2024, assisting those whose permits expired from July 2020 to June 2024, enabling them to stay and seek employment post-graduation.

Tension in Istanbul: Police Clash with May Day Protestors After Taksim Square Ban

Tension in Istanbul: Police Clash with May Day Protestors After Taksim Square Ban

On May Day, 2024, Istanbul saw significant clashes as Turkish police used tear gas and rubber bullets to disperse demonstrators defying a ban on rallies at Taksim Square. The tensions underscore persistent issues around freedom of assembly and expression in Turkey.