While younger people make up the bulk of the protests pushing for Lukashenko’s resignation after the August 9 vote that the opposition sees as rigged, many retirees also have joined the daily demonstrations.
An earthquake of magnitude 4.8 on the Richter scale jolted Pakistan early on Monday. According to the National Center for Seismology, the earthquake tremors were felt at 4:14 am today.
The Election Commission Thursday ordered immediate removal of the District Magistrate and the Superintendent of Police of Munger over violence during goddess Durga idol immersion that had left one dead and scores injured, officials said. The poll panel has also ordered inquiry into the entire incident by Magadh Divisional Commissioner Asangba Chuba Ao, an election commission statement said.