Five things to takeaway from the 2015 UK elections
May 08, 2015 at 15:50 | Source:
British Prime Minister David Cameron appeared poised to remain in power Friday, with early British election results and exit polls indicating his Conservatives had won a resounding victory and will return to 10 Downing Street in a stronger position t...
Horse-trading begins as United Kingdom polls enter final straight fight
May 05, 2015 at 22:48 | Source:
London: Britain's political leaders on Tuesday began a final push for votes ahead of this week's knife-edge election, even as they prepared for the likelihood of protracted coalition talks once polls close.Prime Minister David Cameron, whose Conserva...
Bengal civic poll victory an answer to rival forces: Mamata Banerjee
Apr 28, 2015 at 22:10 | Source:
Kolkata: Refuting allegations of violence and malpractice in the recently-held West Bengal civic polls, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday said the TMC's massive victory was a befitting reply to the rival forces who carried out a "malicio...
Early Togo election results give president lead; rival cries foul| Reuters
Apr 28, 2015 at 02:46 | Source:
LOME (Reuters) - Togo's main opposition candidate complained on Monday of widespread irregularities in Saturday's presidential election and called for the announcement of results to be halted.Results issued earlier on Monday from six of 42 voting dis...
Malaysia toughens sedition law to include online media ban, mandatory jail
Apr 10, 2015 at 11:10 | Source:
Malaysia has strengthened its controversial sedition law, imposing a minimum jail term of three years and allowing the government to block online media deemed to be seditious, lawmakers said on Friday.The toughening of the Sedition Act, which dates b...
Israelis vote for Parliament, Benjamin Netayahu's fate in balance
Mar 17, 2015 at 16:29 | Source:
Jerusalem: Israelis began voting on Tuesday in a general election following a high-pitched campaign that has turned into a referendum on the six-year rule of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu seeking a record fourth term.Voters started to line up in ...
Defamation case: Kejriwal, Sisodia to appear in court on Tuesday
Mar 16, 2015 at 20:59 | Source:
New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and two other AAP leaders including Deputy CM Manish Sisodia are likely to appear on Tuesdayin a Delhi court which is scheduled to pronounce its order on the issue of framing of charges against them in ...
AAP crisis deepens with explosive Yadav-Bhushan letter, Kejriwal in dock
Mar 11, 2015 at 20:45 | Source:
The crisis within the Aam Aadmi Party worsenedon Wednesday asleaders Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan released a letter on Yadav's Facebook pageexplaining to volunteers the allegations that have been levelled against them.On Tuesday, senior member...