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Landslide poll win brings opposition to power in Japan (Second Lead)

August 30th, 2009 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Aug 30 (DPA) The opposition Democratic Party of Japan (DPJ) made history Sunday with an overwhelming victory in the general election, ending half a century of Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) rule. Exit ... Read more...

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Sikkim registers record 83 percent voting

May 1st, 2009 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
Gangtok, April 30 (IANS) Sikkim registered a record voter turnout of 83 percent Thursday as it held simultaneous assembly elections and balloting for its lone Lok Sabha seat in the third phase ... Read more...

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Early voting starts for US president

September 23rd, 2008 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 23 (IANS) Early voting has started for electing the 44th president of the US, and more than half of the voters in some states will cast their votes before ... Read more...

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