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French interior minister quits in latest blow to Macron

His looming departure adds to a pile of woes for Macron, whose approval ratings are languishing at around 34%.

French interior minister to quit in further blow to Macron

The announcement from Collomb, a political heavyweight and one of Macron's most loyal ministers, comes after popular environment minister Nicolas Hulot quit last month as the president's approval ratings plummeted.

Interior minister offers to resign, in blow to German coalition

The move makes the future of Merkel's government even more uncertain, since her Christian Democrats party (CDU) relies on the Bavarian conservative CSU to maintain power through a coalition formed three months ago to end a political vacuum.

UK authorities release confiscated cannabis after boy hospitalised

His case has stirred debate on the therapeutic use of cannabis, with politicians from different parties backing the family and campaigners calling for changes to the law.

British interior minister to discuss Russia, terrorism on US visit

Sajid Javid will discuss threats posed by Russia, international terrorism, and organised crime with leading US officials.

Albanian interior minister rejects opposition calls to resign

Despite his brother’s drugs conviction, Fatmir Xhafaj has refused to step down.

UK could have wrongly deported up to 63 Caribbean migrants, minister...

Many descendants of the Windrush generation have been incorrectly deemed to be illegal immigrants.

UK’s new interior minister promises immigration reforms after scandals

Britain's new interior minister pledged Monday to create a "fair and humane immigration" system hours after being appointed as he tried to move beyond a scandal over moves to deport elderly legal immigrants that has rocked the government.

British interior minister Rudd resigns after immigration scandal

Britain's interior minister resigned on Sunday after Prime Minister Theresa May's government faced an outpouring of indignation over its treatment of some long-term Caribbean residents who were wrongly labelled illegal immigrants.

Kenyan minister, police chief found in contempt; opposition politician deported

Interior Minister Fred Matiang’i and Inspector General of Police Joseph Boinnet were told to appear for sentencing for failing to obey a court order to release Miguna Miguna.

German minister raises ire with comments on Islam

German interior minister Horst Seehofer claimed that Islam was not part of Germany because Christianity was the religion that shaped Germany.

After protests, Slovak PM faces tough talks to keep government together

Protests over the death of investigative reporter Ján Kuciak have left Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico with a difficult choice: cut ties with Interior Minister Robert Kaliňák, or split up his coalition government.

DR Congo’s Kabila replaces interior minister amid declining security

Henri Mova Sakanyi replaces Emmanuel Ramazani Shadary as interior minister.