Monday, 18 December 2017
The mayor of Libya’s third-largest city Misrata has been killed by unidentified assailants who abducted him as he returned from an official trip overseas, a security source said on Monday. Mohamad Eshtewi’s body was found dumped in the street after he was kidnapped after leaving the airport in the western coastal city late Sunday, the source said. The city hospital said it had received the mayor’s body bearing gunshot wounds. His brother was with him in the car and was wounded ...
Monday, 18 December 2017
Gunmen fatally shot the mayor of Libya’s third-largest city, Misrata, late on Sunday, ambushing his car inside the city, security officials said. The North African oil producer has been in chaos since the 2011 uprising that unseated Muammar Gaddafi, but Misrata, Libya’s biggest port, had been relative peaceful until now. Gunmen chased the car of Mayor Mohamed Eshtewi after he left Misrata airport following his arrival on a plane from Turkey, a security official said, adding it was ...
Saturday, 16 December 2017
Nazareth, the Israeli Arab city where Jesus is thought to have been raised, will celebrate Christmas as usual, its mayor said, denying the festivities would be curtailed in protest at the US decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. On Wednesday, a city spokesman said there would be some cuts to the celebrations to protest against President Donald Trump’s decision on Jerusalem that angered Palestinians as well as US allies in the Middle East and the rest of the world. ...
Thursday, 7 December 2017
Mayor of London Sadiq Khan arrived in Lahore on Wednesday via the Wagah border with the message that many Indians wanted good relations with Pakistan, a news report has revealed. According to a Dawn news report, this is the first time a mayor of London has visited Lahore. Khan is on a six-day mission to strengthen cultural and economic ties with the British capital. He had earlier stayed in India for three days where he met politicians and other prominent personalities in Mumbai, Delhi and ...
Tuesday, 28 November 2017
New York's mayor on Monday signed into law the repeal of a 91-year-old piece of legislation that had technically banned dancing in thousands of bars, clubs and restaurants in the city. The city council voted overwhelmingly on October 31 to axe the law, which had come into effect in 1926 during Prohibition and which campaigners decried as racist, saying it was used initially to crack down on Harlem's jazz clubs, where blacks and whites mixed. Campaigners say it was also used historically to ...
Tuesday, 17 May 2016
London has suffered at the hands of Muslim extremists, while its Muslim citizens’ reputation has been distorted by the crimes of terrorist organizations
Wednesday, 11 May 2016
The son of a bus driver who emigrated from Pakistan is entering his new position with a massive mandate
Thursday, 5 May 2016
Sadiq Khan, a candidate from Britain’s main opposition party, leads in opinion polls for the Wednesday election
Wednesday, 12 August 2015
Anyone can become mayor of Dorset and a 4-year-old Chicago boy was once mayor
Saturday, 21 February 2015
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi sacked the former mayor Naim Aboub and named Dr. Zekra Alwach to replace him