Pakistani politician Imran Khan is to leave hospital on Wednesday, his party and medics said Tuesday, two weeks after breaking bones in his back in a fall at an election rally.
British, Indonesia, Liberia leaders to head top UN panel
The panel will start work after next month's international summit on sustainable development in Rio de Janeiro.
"I am grateful to these three leaders for their commitment," Ban said in announcing the panel which will have to set new international targets to replace the Millennium Development Goals.
The eight Millennium goals aimed to eliminate poverty and boost health in poor countries by 2015 but many will not be met. Negotiators from around the globe are now discussing how to set new goals which will also set targets for improving the green economy and saving the Earth's resources.
Around 300 demonstrators gather in front of the Presidential palace in Lisbon to protest against the austerity measures in Portugal.
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