Tuesday

28th Mar 2017

Ticker

New Italian cabinet gender balanced

Italy's new cabinet of 16 ministers is gender balanced for the first time, reports Italian news agency Ansa. The average age of the ministers is 48. Matteo Renzi was sworn in as Italy's youngest prime minister on Saturday. Renzi is set to outline his policies on Monday.

Analysis

Lukashenka: End of an era?

The political spring in Belarus ended just as the actual season began, but greater changes loom after 23 years of dictatorship.