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PM urges people to prevent BNP’s subversive...

PM urges people to prevent BNP’s subversive...

Election

Thu, Nov 15 2018

Her remarks come a day after clashes between police and BNP men in Dhaka

Quader: No doubt that BNP will participate...

Quader: No doubt that BNP will participate...

Election

Sat, Nov 10 2018

Quader alleged that BNP’s reaction over election in Rajshahi was violation of electoral code and...

Jailed ex-leader seeks freedom after...

Jailed ex-leader seeks freedom after...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 25 2018

Officials said Gayoom, 80, and the other political prisoners were taken back to the Maafushi prison island...

Maldives strongman Yameen seeks second...

Maldives strongman Yameen seeks second...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 23 2018

A candidate must secure 50% of the vote to win outright, failing which there would be a run off three...

RSS opens up as India’s elections...

RSS opens up as India’s elections...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 18 2018

A couple of years ago the RSS gave up its old-fashioned khaki shorts to raise its appeal among young...

Bhutan's ruling party defeated in first...

Bhutan's ruling party defeated in first...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 16 2018

Corruption, rural poverty, youth unemployment and the prevalence of criminal gangs remain challenges...

Bhutan seeks more happiness in third...

Bhutan seeks more happiness in third...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 15 2018

Corruption, rural poverty, youth unemployment and the prevalence of criminal gangs remain

Sweden faces political impasse after...

Sweden faces political impasse after...

Europe

Mon, Sep 10 2018

Many online surveys, which in the last election had gauged the Sweden Democrats' vote better than...

Anti-immigration party set for election...

Anti-immigration party set for election...

Europe

Sun, Sep 9 2018

Sweden took in more asylum seekers per capita than any other country in Europe in 2015, magnifying worries...

Narendra Modi confident of bigger win...

Narendra Modi confident of bigger win...

South Asia

Sun, Aug 12 2018

The BJP won 282 seats in the 2014 general election, giving it a simple majority in the lower house of...

Maldives opposition warns of ‘cowardly’...

Maldives opposition warns of ‘cowardly’...

South Asia

Mon, Aug 6 2018

The opposition lost the last elections in 2013 in controversial circumstances

PTI claims enough support to form Pakistan...

PTI claims enough support to form Pakistan...

South Asia

Sat, Aug 4 2018

PTI has said it expects Khan to take the oath as prime minister before August 14, Pakistan’s independence...

Pakistani opposition to challenge Khan...

Pakistani opposition to challenge Khan...

South Asia

Sat, Aug 4 2018

The opposition alliance was not believed to have the numbers to block Khan's election

PTI claims majority to form Pakistan...

PTI claims majority to form Pakistan...

South Asia

Tue, Jul 31 2018

Analysts had said it should be straightforward for Khan to form a coalition with independents and small...

Infographic: Zimbabwe’s first post-Mugabe...

Infographic: Zimbabwe’s first post-Mugabe...

Africa

Mon, Jul 30 2018

Zimbabwe holds presidential and parliamentary elections in which the top two contenders, President Emmerson...

On eve of election, Zimbabwe's Mugabe...

On eve of election, Zimbabwe's Mugabe...

Africa

Sun, Jul 29 2018

Polls, which are unreliable, give former intelligence chief Mnangagwa a slim lead over Chamisa

India: Hope new Pakistan govt will work...

India: Hope new Pakistan govt will work...

South Asia

Sun, Jul 29 2018

India and Pakistan have fought three wars since their independence in 1947

UN warns of voter intimidation in Zimbabwe...

UN warns of voter intimidation in Zimbabwe...

Africa

Thu, Jul 26 2018

The election campaign has been largely peaceful, and the UN welcomed the fact that authorities had allowed...

Imran Khan claims victory in acrimonious...

Imran Khan claims victory in acrimonious...

South Asia

Thu, Jul 26 2018

Election authorities have not yet confirmed when they expect to announce the final results

Infographic: Imran Khan heads for election...

Infographic: Imran Khan heads for election...

South Asia

Thu, Jul 26 2018

Ex-cricket star Imran Khan is on track to become Pakistan’s new prime minister, in an election...

Rare secular candidate in Pakistan hounded...

Rare secular candidate in Pakistan hounded...

South Asia

Tue, Jul 24 2018

Nasir gained nationwide prominence in 2014 after staging protests against the Red Mosque, the Islamabad...