election history

Nepal remains lost in poll labyrinth

September 26th, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Sep 26 (IANS) Deepening distrust between Nepal's two biggest parties derailed the prime ministerial election Sunday, even after an unprecedented eighth round of voting, with most lawmakers not taking part in ... Read more...

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Lowest white, highest black turnout helped Obama in US elections

May 1st, 2009 - 9:19 am ICT by IANS
New York, May 1 (IANS) The lowest white turnout and record black women and youth ballots in the historic November election put Barack Obama in the White House, according new poll ... Read more...

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1,473 voters in Madhya Pradesh reject all candidates

April 25th, 2009 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, April 25 (IANS) As many as 1,473 voters in Madhya Pradesh did not cast their vote during the first phase of elections on April 23 as they did not find a ... Read more...

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Kuwait goes to polls for second time in two years

May 17th, 2008 - 7:38 pm ICT by admin
By Aroonim Bhuyan Dubai, May 17 (IANS) Kuwait went to the polls Saturday, the second time in two years, to elect its 50-member parliament. The elections were held in the Gulf city-state under ... Read more...

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Election boycott option open, says Benazir

December 6th, 2007 - 3:30 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Dec 6 (ANI): Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Chairperson Benzair Bhutto has expressed serious reservations about the transparency of the upcoming general elections, and said her party is keeping the option of ... Read more...

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