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Opposition candidate takes early lead in Maldives election

Opposition candidate takes early lead in Maldives election

Abdulla Yameen was expected to cement his grip on power, amid criticism over the fairness of the vote on the islands, best known as a luxury holiday destination.

Indian opposition calls protests over high fuel prices

Indian opposition calls protests over high fuel prices

The government has largely refused to cut taxes, drawing criticism from the main opposition Congress party for the "fuel loot".

Zimbabwe opposition asks court to annul election result

Zimbabwe opposition asks court to annul election result

Zimbabwe's opposition argued in the country's top court on Wednesday that the presidential election results must be thrown out.

Indian PM confident of bigger win in 2019 elections

Indian PM confident of bigger win in 2019 elections

Narendra Modi told The Times of India in an interview published on Sunday that his Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) led government is committed to improving the lives of all citizens regardless of faith.

Zimbabwe opposition says its supporters abducted in raids

Zimbabwe opposition says its supporters abducted in raids

Zimbabwe's main opposition said on Monday security forces were abducting its members in night raids to intimidate the party and stop it challenging President Emmerson Mnangagwa's win in national elections.

Mali presidential challenger goes to court alleging vote fraud

Mali presidential challenger goes to court alleging vote fraud

Opposition candidate Soumaila Cisse said Sunday he is mounting a legal challenge in Mali's constitutional court alleging ‘ballot box-stuffing’ after he came in a distant second to incumbent Ibrahim Boubacar Keita ...

Zimbabwe opposition leader decries 'fraudulent' election

Zimbabwe opposition leader decries 'fraudulent' election

Zimbabwe's opposition leader insisted on Friday that he won the country's landmark election, rejecting the results as "fraudulent" and vowing to challenge them in court.

Zimbabwe presidential rivals both signal election win

Zimbabwe presidential rivals both signal election win

International observers urged the electoral commission to release the tally as soon as possible to avoid further violence.

Cambodia PM slams 'failed' election boycott campaign

Cambodia PM slams 'failed' election boycott campaign

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen said opposition calls to boycott elections failed as he celebrated his ‘crystal clear’ victory in the uncontested vote in a speech to thousands of garment workers Thursday.

Zimbabwe's ruling party wins majority in parliament, opposition questions poll

Zimbabwe's ruling party wins majority in parliament, opposition questions poll

The presidential candidate for Zimbabwe's main opposition accused the ruling ZANU-PF of trying to steal the general election on Wednesday after official figures gave President Emmerson Mnangagwa ...

Cambodia to form new govt after election that opposition calls 'farce'

Cambodia to form new govt after election that opposition calls 'farce'

The ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP) will form a new government within 60 days, its spokesman said on Tuesday, two days after a general election that critics called neither free nor fair ...

Cambodian PM's party claims all election seats, opposition sees 'death of democracy'

Cambodian PM's party claims all election seats, opposition sees 'death of democracy'

Prime Minister Hun Sen's ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP) said on Monday it had won all 125 parliamentary seats up for grabs in a general election a day earlier that critics said was neither free nor fair.