Fijians went to the polls on Wednesday for only the second time since a 2006 coup, with former military strongman Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama confident of winning a second term ...
Tens of thousands of armed police were on duty Monday as a restive Indian state wracked by violence went to the polls.
Far-right parties have made spectacular gains throughout Europe in recent years after a refugee crisis sparked by civil war in Syria and continuing conflicts in Afghanistan and parts of Africa.
International observers urged the electoral commission to release the tally as soon as possible to avoid further violence.
President Uhuru Kenyatta has won over 96% of votes counted so far, according to a local media tally of numbers released, but his second term mandate is weak with turnout below 35%.
The bloodshed stained Kenya's second presidential election in three months, worsening a fractious ballot that has been boycotted by opposition leader Raila Odinga and polarised east Africa's flagship democracy.
The Philippine embassy held a mock election at the chancery on Wednesday to prepare for the month-long and first automated polls for Filipino expatriates in Qatar starting on April 9.