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North Macedonians vote in presidential election

North Macedonians vote in presidential election

Voting began Sunday in the North Macedonian presidential election which revisits the agreement with Greece over the former Yugoslav republic's name change in return for free passage to NATO membership ...

Indonesia's Widodo looks set for election victory; challenger says no

Indonesia's Widodo looks set for election victory; challenger says no

Indonesian President Joko Widodo appeared set for a second term as ‘quick count’ results from Wednesday's election rolled in, but his challenger claimed that he had won the popular vote ...

India bans Modi film until after mega-election

India bans Modi film until after mega-election

India banned Wednesday the release of a biopic about Prime Minister Narendra Modi during the country's marathon elections after complaints that the flattering portrayal would give the ruling party an unfair advantage.

India's political foes sharpen attacks as vote approaches

India's political foes sharpen attacks as vote approaches

India's ruling party and its main rival put the finishing touches to their election campaigns Sunday, sharpening their attacks before voting begins next week in the biggest election in history.

Trump says vote on healthcare can wait until after 2020 election

Trump says vote on healthcare can wait until after 2020 election

US President Donald Trump said on Monday he was willing to wait until after the 2020 presidential election to get Congress to vote on a new healthcare plan, giving Republicans time to develop a proposal ...

Slovaks vote for president with outsider tipped to win

Slovaks vote for president with outsider tipped to win

Slovaks began voting Saturday for a new president with the favourite an outsider whose anti-corruption stance has resonated with voters, still reeling from the fallout from an investigative journalist's murder.

Bears in Russian zoo predict Ukrainian election

Bears in Russian zoo predict Ukrainian election

‘Anyone but Poroshenko!’ cried the crowd in a Russian zoo on Thursday as a brown bear made its way towards a butternut squash bearing a picture of Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko.

Thailand's early voting kicks off with crowds, long lines

Thailand's early voting kicks off with crowds, long lines

Hundreds of thousands of voters crowded into schools, parking lots and temples across Thailand on Sunday, eager to cast an early ballot a week before the country's first election in eight years.

Slovaks vote for president amid fallout from journalist murder

Slovaks vote for president amid fallout from journalist murder

Slovaks began voting Saturday in round one of a presidential election that a vocal government critic is poised to win after an investigative journalist's murder dealt a blow to the ruling elite.

India's Congress duo launch election campaign on PM's home turf

India's Congress duo launch election campaign on PM's home turf

India's powerful Nehru-Gandhi dynasty launched a blistering attack Tuesday on Narendra Modi, as the opposition Congress party began election campaigning with a massive rally in the prime minister's home state.

Nigerian election 'peaceful' despite isolated violence, observer says

Nigerian election 'peaceful' despite isolated violence, observer says

Nigeria's election was ‘peaceful’ despite isolated incidences of violence and malpractice, the African Union (AU) observer mission said Monday.

India lowers tax on new home sales ahead of general election

India lowers tax on new home sales ahead of general election

India on Sunday announced a cut in the goods and services tax charged on sales of residential properties under construction as the government looks to stimulate the economy by driving up consumption.