Left Menu
Development News Edition

Russia's Putin confirms Mishustin as new prime minister

Russia's Putin confirms Mishustin as new prime minister
Representative image Image Credit: Twitter (@KremlinRussia_E)

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday signed a decree appointing Mikhail Mishustin as prime minister, shortly after the former head of the tax service won the backing of parliament.

Mishustin's elevation is part of a sweeping shake-up of the political system announced by Putin on Wednesday, which led to the resignation of Dmitry Medvedev as prime minister along with his government.

(This story has not been edited by Devdiscourse staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

Download The Devdiscourse News App for Latest News.



WEF 2020: Trump seems politically correct in pulling out from Paris Agreement

If the survey of the World Economic Forum WEF is believed, Trump seems to enjoy the confidence of his people in flaying climate intuitions and climate activists. His preference for economic development over environmental protection not only...

From home to healthcare, here are Robotic innovations transforming lives

Lovot is equipped with more than 50 sensors such as thermography, microphone array, obstacle detection, and touch sensor to generate motion and emotions in real-time....

Translating words to deeds: Achieving gender parity in access to financial resources

... ...

SDG13: How you can reduce global warming by changing your food habits

The mega narratives of various international organizations give the impression that fighting global warming is only a job of government agencies. However, the European Investment Bank EIB has designed a questionnaire which besides making th...


Latest News

Fourth edition of Indian Women's League to kick-off at Bengaluru

The fourth edition of the Indian Womens league will kick-off at the Bengaluru Football Stadium on January 24. The 21-day long tournament will culminate with the finals being played on February 14. The first-ever rolling trophy for the India...

'The one from the last supper': Courteney Cox shares 'Friends' throwback picture

Sharing a nostalgic blast from the past, actor Courteney Cox on Friday dropped a special photo of herself with the Friends cast. The 55-year-old actor took to Instagram to share the picture which was taken 16 years ago during the time of wr...

WPMA announces closure of wood processing mill

The WPMA deeply regrets the announcement of the intent of closure of another wood processing mill in New Zealand and the loss of yet more jobs in the regions. The government is fully aware that the demise of wood processing firms is being c...

NHL All-Star notebook: Flames, Oilers rivals set to team up

The Battle of Alberta seems unlikely to carry over to the NHL All-Star Game on Saturday night. Agitating Calgary Flames winger Matthew Tkachuk is on the Pacific Division team with forwards Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl of the archrival ...

Give Feedback