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Uncle Sam and the Mandarin dragon in...

Uncle Sam and the Mandarin dragon in...

Opinion

Wed, Nov 20 2019

What does Gotabaya mean for Sri Lanka? This is the first part of a two-part op-ed

Violence mars Sri Lankan presidential...

Violence mars Sri Lankan presidential...

South Asia

Sat, Nov 16 2019

The assailants set fire to tyres on the road and set up makeshift roadblocks before shooting at and pelting...

Spain's repeat election fails to break...

Spain's repeat election fails to break...

World

Mon, Nov 11 2019

Podemos leader Pablo Iglesias urged the left to unite this time and said he was willing to start negotiating...

Outrage as Sri Lanka president pardons...

Outrage as Sri Lanka president pardons...

South Asia

Sun, Nov 10 2019

Many Sri Lankans took to social media to condemn Sirisena

Sri Lanka election pledges threaten...

Sri Lanka election pledges threaten...

South Asia

Tue, Nov 5 2019

Gotabaya has vowed to cut a 15% value added tax by nearly half and abolish some taxes, as a way to reignite...

Police fire tear gas at protesters in...

Police fire tear gas at protesters in...

World

Wed, Oct 30 2019

President Evo Morales, a leftist seeking a fourth term, was eventually declared the winner, prompting...

Nasim: Menon sorry for remarks creating...

Nasim: Menon sorry for remarks creating...

Politics

Mon, Oct 28 2019

He said Menon claimed that he was quoted out of context

Misha re-elected president of Bangladesh...

Misha re-elected president of Bangladesh...

Showtime

Sat, Oct 26 2019

Misha-Zayed panel wins 18 out of 21 posts

The centre holds in the Great White...

The centre holds in the Great White...

Esam Sohail

Sat, Oct 26 2019

Justin Trudeau just survived a close call

After parliamentary win, BJP set to...

After parliamentary win, BJP set to...

South Asia

Sat, Oct 19 2019

The BJP is set to comfortably win elections in the western state of Maharashtra and the northern state...

Supporters of Tunisia's Saied celebrate...

Supporters of Tunisia's Saied celebrate...

Africa

Mon, Oct 14 2019

Sunday’s vote was only Tunisia’s second free presidential election and came after years of...

Elections to 24 local bodies

Elections to 24 local bodies

Nation

Sun, Oct 13 2019

The Election Commission has completed its preparation to arrange the balloting from 9am to 5pm without...

Budapest mayor's election campaign irks...

Budapest mayor's election campaign irks...

Showtime

Thu, Oct 10 2019

sincere appreciation for Budapest's hospitality, beauty and charm

Record number of candidates to contest...

Record number of candidates to contest...

South Asia

Tue, Oct 8 2019

The number of candidates tops the previous record of 22 candidates who took part in the 2010...

4-tier security for Rangpur 3...

4-tier security for Rangpur 3...

Election

Fri, Oct 4 2019

Security measures are being taken to conduct the by-polls peacefully, in a free, fair, transparent, and...

AL begins nomination form sale for Rangpur...

AL begins nomination form sale for Rangpur...

Election

Mon, Sep 2 2019

On Sunday, the Election Commission (EC) announced the schedule for the Rangpur 3 by-polls

Will Johnson succeed where May...

Will Johnson succeed where May...

Muhammad Zamir

Sun, Aug 11 2019

Preparing for Brexit and more

Taliban threaten Afghan presidential...

Taliban threaten Afghan presidential...

South Asia

Tue, Aug 6 2019

Many observers think the poll will be postponed again - it has already been pushed back twice this year...

The jester will take the throne

The jester will take the throne

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Thu, Jul 25 2019

Can there ever have been a man more ill-suited to high public office?

By-polls to one woman seat on August...

By-polls to one woman seat on August...

Election

Thu, Jul 18 2019

The Election Commission declared the polls schedule on Thursday

Corruption tainted Guatemala set to...

Corruption tainted Guatemala set to...

Latin America

Sun, Jun 16 2019

Gang violence, poverty and streams of US-bound migrants have dominated campaigning in Central America's...