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Left to decide Thursday on presidential candidate


June 17th, 2012 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 17 (IANS) Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) general secretary Prakash Karat Sunday said the Left parties will meet June 21 to decide on their candidate for the ... Read more...

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No change in Karnataka leadership: Gowda


March 22nd, 2012 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) Amidst the crisis in Karnataka's Bharatiya Janata Party unit, Chief Minister D.V. Sadananda Gowda Thursday said the party high command had ruled out any ... Read more...

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Stage set for Tamil Nadu assembly by-poll Sunday


March 17th, 2012 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 17 (IANS) The stage is set for Sunday's by-poll in the Sankarankoil assembly constituency in Tamil Nadu's Tirunelveli district.Thirteen candidates, including six independents, are in the fray ... Read more...

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Putin wants webcams for presidential polls


December 15th, 2011 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin Thursday suggested installing webcams at polling stations to avoid dissent at the presidential elections in March.Putin dismissed as minor the ... Read more...

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One by-poll no referendum on my government: PM


October 18th, 2011 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
Pretoria, Oct 18 (IANS) One by-election result could not be seen as a reflection of the performance of the government, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Tuesday."One by-election cannot be ... Read more...

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Bishnoi races towards victory in Hisar, Congress third


October 17th, 2011 - 1:22 pm ICT by IANS
Hisar (Haryana), Oct 17 (IANS) Haryana Janhit Congress' Kuldeep Singh Bishnoi appeared set for victory in the Hisar parliamentary by-election while the Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) was number ... Read more...

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Yingluck to become Thailand’s first female prime minister


July 4th, 2011 - 2:26 am ICT by BNO News
BANGKOK (BNO NEWS) -- Yingluck Shinawatra is set to become Thailand's first female prime minister as exit polls forecast a majority for the opposition Pheu Thai Party, the Bangkok Post reported.Democrat leader ... Read more...

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War of words breaks out between Chidambaram and Jayalalithaa (Second Lead)


June 14th, 2011 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Tuesday triggered a full blown war of words with P. Chidambaram accusing the union home minister of ballot ... Read more...

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West Bengal opted for change: Sitaram Yechury (Lead)


May 13th, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader Sitaram Yechury Friday said the defeat of the Left Front in West Bengal was because the "people opted ... Read more...

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West Bengal opted for change: Sitaram Yechury


May 13th, 2011 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader Sitaram Yechury said Friday the defeat of the Left Front in West Bengal was because the "people opted ... Read more...

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Confident of victory, AIADMK gears up for celebrations


May 11th, 2011 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 11 (IANS) The banners are ready, and so are the sweets and crackers as the opposition AIADMK cadres -- confident of winning the Tamil Nadu assembly polls -- ... Read more...

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Next Tibetan Kalon Tripa to be announced Wednesday


April 27th, 2011 - 11:06 am ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, April 27 (IANS) The election result of the next Kalon Tripa, or the Tibetan prime minister-in-exile, will be announced Wednesday, an official said here."The chief election commission of the ... Read more...

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Tibetans wait for their next Kalon Tripa


April 25th, 2011 - 11:27 am ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, April 25 (IANS) The Tibetan community is abuzz with excitement and anticipation ahead of the April 27 crucial election result of the next Kalon Tripa, or the prime minister-in-exile, ... Read more...

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EU to quadruple aid to Belarusian society


February 3rd, 2011 - 12:44 am ICT by BNO News
WARSAW, POLAND (BNO NEWS) -- The European Union will quadruple its aid to Belarus from 4 to 15.6 million euros (21.59 million dollars) to support human rights, European Enlargement Commissioner Stefan Fule ... Read more...

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Election of MCD councillor held void


January 18th, 2011 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 18 (IANS) The Majnu Ka Tila ward of the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) has fallen vacant with the Delhi High Court Tuesday upholding its earlier judgment setting aside ... Read more...

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After electoral rout, Obama looks at mid-term adjustments


November 7th, 2010 - 2:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 7 (IANS) US President Barack Obama Sunday said mid-term corrections and adjustments for his government were on the cards as well as discussions with the Republican Party.Responding to a ... Read more...

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Kalyan-Dombivali Election Results Are Out


November 1st, 2010 - 9:31 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The KDMC Election result 2010 of the twin cities, Kalyan and Dombivali has been declared this afternoon. The election held on October 31, was competed by ... Read more...

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Nearly 70 percent polling in Chhattisgarh assembly by-poll (Lead)


October 1st, 2010 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Oct 1 (IANS) Nearly 70 percent polling was recorded Friday in the Bhatgaon assembly constituency by-election in Chhattisgarh's Surguja district, according to preliminary reports.The polling was peaceful except minor disruptions ... Read more...

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Bypoll in Chhhattisgarh begins on dull note


October 1st, 2010 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Oct 1 (IANS) Polling for Bhatgaon assembly seat in Chhattisgarh's Surguja district began on a dull note at 8 a.m. Friday but women were seen lined up in large numbers ... Read more...

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Hugo Chavez Allies Face Setback In Elections In Venezuela


September 28th, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Sep 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The allies of Hugo Chavez have managed to maintain the majority in the much awaited National Assembly election in Venezuela. However, they would not be able ... Read more...

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Each youth should cast vote: Navin Chawla


August 6th, 2010 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) More youths should come forward and cast their votes as "each vote counts", former chief election commissioner (CEC) Navin Chawla said Friday. "Every single vote counts in an ... Read more...

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Stokes, Batra win election; government derecognises Hockey India (Roundup)


August 6th, 2010 - 12:12 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) The sports ministry late Thursday de-recognised Hockey India (HI) hours after Vidya Stokes and Narinder Batra were elected its president and secretary general. The ministry's action comes ... Read more...

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Stokes, Batra win HI election (Second Lead)


August 5th, 2010 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) Vidya Stokes and Narinder Batra were Thursday elected Hockey India (HI) president and secretary general, respectively, but the result will be officially declared only after the Supreme ... Read more...

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Hearing in fraud case against Rajapaksa begins


July 5th, 2010 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, July 5 (DPA) A Sri Lankan court Monday opened a hearing on charges of fraud against incumbent President Mahinda Rajapaksa by a former army commander who ran against him in the ... Read more...

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UK PM Gordon Brown to quit in September


May 11th, 2010 - 9:32 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, May 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) UK's Prime Minister Gordon Brown has announced that he will be stepping down as the head of the Labour Party in September, to make way for ... Read more...

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Hung parliament ahead, British politicians hunt for numbers (Lead)


May 10th, 2010 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 10 (IANS) As Britons wondered about who would be the next resident of 10 Downing Street, Conservatives, who emerged as the largest party in the British election, edged closer ... Read more...

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Britain waits for new government as politicians sweat it out


May 10th, 2010 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 10 (IANS) Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg, who holds the key to who would be the next resident of 10 Downing Street, seems to be inching towards a deal ... Read more...

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Britain faces another election if no deal by May 25


May 10th, 2010 - 12:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 10 (IANS) Britain's major political parties have time only till May 25 to clobber together a deal for the formation of the next government. In the event that does ... Read more...

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‘British voting system a recipe for corruption’


May 9th, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 9 (IANS) The British voting system is "a recipe for corruption", election monitors from developing countries have said after thousands of people complained of not being allowed to vote. International election ... Read more...

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Bloomberg wins third term as New York mayor


November 4th, 2009 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Nov 4 (DPA) New York has elected billionaire Michael Bloomberg to a third four-year term as mayor. Bloomberg, who spent more than $100 million of his own money on the campaign, ... Read more...

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ECI bans Opinion and Exit polls ahead of Oct. 13 State Assembly polls


October 10th, 2009 - 8:55 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.10 (ANI): Election Commission of India on Saturday prohibited dissemination of results of opinion and exit polls related to State Assembly elections to be held in Maharashtra, Haryana and Arunachal ... Read more...

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McCain’s ex-campaign strategist says Palin would be catastrophic pick for 2012


October 3rd, 2009 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct.3 (ANI): Calling former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin a potentially "catastrophic" choice for the 2012 GOP presidential nominee, John McCain's former chief campaign strategist Steve Schmidt said today the ... Read more...

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Iran’s Guardian Council confirms election result (Lead)


June 30th, 2009 - 12:36 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, June 29 (DPA) Iran's top legislative body, the Guardian Council, Monday approved the result of the country's disputed June 12 election, confirming incumbent Mahmoud Ahmadinejad as president. State television station IRIB quoted ... Read more...

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Iran’s Guardian Council confirms election result


June 30th, 2009 - 12:24 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, June 29 (DPA) Iran's top legislative body, the Guardian Council, Monday approved the result of the country's disputed June 12 election, confirming incumbent President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad as president. Read more...

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Election defeat does not deter Fernandes, ready for many more battles


June 28th, 2009 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 27 (ANI): Former Defence Minister and Janata Dal (United) party founder George Fernandes, who has been known for his resilience throughout his political journey, says that in battles, a ... Read more...

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