PARIS, July 3: France is to name a new prime minister “in the coming hours,” the country’s presidency said Friday, shortly after announcing Edouard Philippe’s resignation amid an expected reshuffle.

WELLINGTON, New Zealand, July 2: New Zealand’s health minister resigned Thursday following a series of personal blunders during the coronavirus pandemic.

Opera singer Placido Domingo on Wednesday resigned as general director of Los Angeles Opera, saying that accusations of sexual misconduct had compromised his ability to continue in the role.

HONG KONG, Aug 16: Cathay Pacific Airways (0293.HK) said CEO Rupert Hogg had resigned and named Augustus Tang as the new chief following a week of scrutiny by the Chinese aviation regulator.

NEW DELHI, Oct 17: Indian Junior foreign minister MJ Akbar, who has been accused of sexual harassment by over 10 women, has resigned from his post, reported ANI

Law Minister Tamang resigns

July 24, 2018 15:13 pm

KATHMANDU, July 24: Minister for Law,Justice and Parliamentary Affairs, Sher Bahadur Tamang has stepped down from his post following his controversial remark on Tuesday.

Acting ED of TUTH resigns

July 20, 2018 12:32 pm

KATHMANDU, July 20: Professor Deepak Prakash Mahara, acting executive director of Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital resigned from his post citing personal reasons. In course of his resignation, he clarified that his decision had no linkages with the ongoing protests of Dr. Govinda KC.

HAITI, July 15: Haitian Prime Minister Jack Guy Lafontant resigned Saturday amid calls for him to step down over his handling of a failed plan to raise fuel prices that set off a wave of deadly protests.

LONDON, July 9: David Davis resigned late Sunday as the U.K.’s Brexit secretary amid ongoing tensions within Prime Minister Theresa May’s Cabinet.

NEW YORK, May 8: The Latest on allegations of physical abuse against New York’s attorney general (all times local):

LONDON, April 20: Arsene Wenger has stunned football by announcing that he will finally step down as Arsenal manager at the end of the season after 22 years in charge.

RUSSIA, April 1: Aman Tuleyev, the longtime governor of Russia’s Kemerovo region where a huge shopping mall fire killed at least 64 people last weekend, has resigned.

SYDNEY, March 30: Australia coach Darren Lehmann said on Thursday he would step down after this week’s test match against South Africa, as he took ultimate responsibility for the culture of a team embroiled in a ball-tampering scandal that has rocked the sport.

Ousted CJ Parajuli resigns

March 15, 2018 14:36 pm

KATHMANDU, Mar 15: Ousted Chief Justice Gopal Prasad Parajuli has resigned from his post on Thursday.

CANBERRA, Feb. 23: Australia's deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce resigned on Friday just hours after accusations of sexual harassment against him were made public.

MUGU, Feb 19: Dissatisfied with the formation of Province 6’s cabinet of ministers, Chandra Bahadur Shahi of CPN-UML has tendered resignation from all positions of the party citing the process was unfair.  During provincial assembly elections, Shahi had won from Mugu (B).

KATHMANDU, Feb 15: Following a national address to the country from the Prime Minister's Residence, PM Sher Bahadur Deuba has resigned from his position. KP Sharma Oli, the chairperson of CPN-UML will be sworn in as country’s 38th prime minister at 4 PM today.

USA, Nov 23: The communications director for U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore has resigned amid the Alabama Republican’s efforts to combat allegations of sexual misconduct that have roiled his campaign.

HARARE, Nov 22: When Zimbabwean leader Robert Mugabe sacked his vice president in front of 12,000 baying party members in 2014, Emmerson Mnangagwa sat quietly in the crowd, a green baseball cap pulled low over his eyes.

BEIRUT, Nov 5:  Lebanese prime minister Saad Hariri resigned from his post in a televised address from the Saudi capital Saturday, accusing Hezbollah of taking the country hostage, in a surprise move that plunged the nation into uncertainty amid heightened regional tensions.

LOS ANGELES, Oct 19: Amazon Studios chief Roy Price has resigned, a company spokeswoman said on Tuesday, following allegations that he harassed a producer and took no action when an actress told him she was sexually assaulted by producer Harvey Weinstein.

KATHMANDU, Oct 11: US Green Card holder Nepal Airlines Corporation (NAC) pilot Aang Noori Sherpa has resigned his post.

Nepal's ambassador to India resigns

October 6, 2017 16:13 pm

KATHMANDU, Oct 6: Ambassador of Nepal to India, Deep Kumar Upadhyay has resigned from his post.

WASHINGTON, Sept 30: President Donald Trump’s health secretary resigned Friday, after his costly travel triggered investigations that overshadowed the administration’s agenda and angered his boss. Tom Price’s regrets and partial repayment couldn’t save his job.

Attorney general Shrestha resigns

August 13, 2017 15:51 pm

KATHMANDU, August 13: Attorney General Raman Kumar Shrestha has resigned from his office today.

ISLAMABAD, July 28: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday resigned from his post, his office said, hours after the country's Supreme Court disqualified him over corruption claims against his family.

PATNA, July 26: Nitish Kumar has resigned as the Chief Minister of Bihar. Kumar has submitted his resignation to Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi. The decision to quit was taken by Kumar at a meeting of JDU MLAs on Wednesday evening.

KATHMANDU, May 24: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal  has resigned from  his post on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, April 30: Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Home Affairs Bimalendra Nidhi Has resigned from the post.

POKHARA, April 29: A lecturer has resigned to run for the top post of the Pokhara – Leknath Metropolitan City during the forthcoming local polls.

POKHARA, April 19: The head of Pokhara Town Development Committee has resigned from his post to file candidacy for the forthcoming local level elections.

KATHMANDU, April 7: Nepali national team midfielder Rohit Chand has signed a contract with Indonesian club Persija Jakarta on Friday for the second time. The 26-year-old midfielder-cum-defender, who was with the same club from 2013 to 2015, has signed a new contract that will run out in January 2018.

KATHMANDU, April 7: Nepali national team midfielder Rohit Chand has signed a contract with Indonesian club Persija Jakarta on Friday for the second time. The 26-year-old midfielder-cum-defender, who was with the same club from 2013 to 2015, has signed a new contract that will run out in January 2018. However, the signing amount and the wages with the first-tier Indonesian club has not been disclosed.

NEW DELHI, March 15: India's Shashank Manohar has resigned as chairman of the International Cricket Council (ICC) due to personal reasons, the governing body said on Wednesday.

Alastair Cook resigns Test Captaincy

February 6, 2017 16:45 pm

England Captain Alaistar Cook has resigned from his position of leading the island nation’s test team.

Dean Singh resigns

December 2, 2016 21:50 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 2: Dr KP Singh, dean of the Institute of Medicine (IOM), tendered his resignation Friday to Tribhuvan University.

PARIS, Oct 1: French defender Jeremy Mathieu is quitting international football to focus on his club career with Barcelona.

NEA chief Mukesh Kafle resigns

September 9, 2016 15:01 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 9: Mukesh Raj Kafle, the managing director of Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA), has resigned from his post.

KATHMANDU, Aug 12: Chairman of Public Accounts Committee of Legislature-Parliament, Janardan Sharma resigned from his post on Friday.

Attorney General Phuyal resigns

August 3, 2016 14:02 pm

KATHMANDU, Aug 3: Attorney General Hari Phuyal has resigned from his post on Wednesday.

BERLIN, July 29: Germany captain Bastian Schweinsteiger announced Friday that he is retiring from international football after making 120 appearances over 12 years.

PM Oli resigns

July 24, 2016 19:07 pm

KATHMANDU, July 24: After being reduced to minority, Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has resigned from his post on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, June 24: Expressing serious objection over the government's recently endorsed "Online Media Operation Directive 2016," Matrika Poudel, press advisor to Minister for Information and Communication has resigned his post. He submitted his resignation letter at the ministry on Thursday.

Auditor General Acharya resigns

June 22, 2016 19:01 pm

KATHMANDU, June 22: Auditor General Bhanu Prasad Acharya has tendered his resignation to President Bidya Devi Bhandari.

UDAYAPUR, June 19: CPN (Maoist Centre)’s central committee members Rajan Kirati and Bhim Bahadhur Adhikari have resigned from the post.