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How Jokowi, a furniture owner became the face of Indonesian politics

Jul 23, 2014

How Jokowi, a furniture owner became the face of Indonesian politics

The can-do, clean image Jokowi has cultivated as a small-city mayor, and over the past year-and-a-half as Jakarta governor, has propelled him to the presidential palace. #World #Indonesia #Jakarta #President #Southeast Asia #Presidential elections #WhoIsThis #Joko Widodo #Jakarta Governor #Prabowo Subianto #Jokowi #Susilo Bamban Yudhoyono
Bigg Boss woos AAP's Kumar Vishwas Here is why he'd be perfect

Jul 23, 2014

Bigg Boss woos AAP's Kumar Vishwas Here is why he'd be perfect

Considering that the AAP will have a tough time making a comeback and Kumar Vishwas seems to have removed any reference to AAP from his twitter bio, we might just find him in the next season of the country's most infamous reality show. And here's a list of reasons why we think that he might just be the perfect candidate for it. #Bollywood #Arvind Kejriwal #Bigg Boss #Kumar Vishwas #Aam Aadmi Party #AAP #Delhi elections #Kumar Vishwas in Amethi
Turkey Dozens of cops detained after PM alleges they spied on him

Jul 23, 2014

Turkey Dozens of cops detained after PM alleges they spied on him

The operation follows a stream of purges targeting the police, judiciary and state institutions in Turkey this year. #NewsTracker #Turkey #Istanbul #Spying #Turkish police #Snooping #Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan #Civil Unrest #Turkey PM elections
Indonesian president-elect Jokowi calls for unity after bitter election

Jul 22, 2014

Indonesian president-elect Jokowi calls for unity after bitter election

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Joko "Jokowi" Widodo was declared the winner of Indonesia's presidential election on Tuesday, bringing the promise of major reforms to the world's third largest democracy. The Elections Commission, known as KPU, said the Jakarta governor had won by just over six percentage points, with 53.15 percent of the nearly 130 million votes cast on July 9. #United States #China #Business #Elections #Brazil #France #markets #Italy #Argentina #United Kingdom #Mexico #opinion
Afghanistan Taliban suicide attack kills four foreigners in Kabul

Jul 22, 2014

Afghanistan Taliban suicide attack kills four foreigners in Kabul

The Taliban opposes the election process, which is currently undergoing an audit of all eight million votes due to a dispute between the two contenders over fraud allegations. #Terrorism #Taliban #NewsTracker #Afghanistan #presidential race #Suicide bombing #Abdullah Abdullah #Ashraf Ghani #Afghan elections
Rane should spell out steps for party-building, say Maharashtra Cong leaders

Jul 22, 2014

Rane should spell out steps for party-building, say Maharashtra Cong leaders

Congress keen to ensure that Narayan Rane remains in party fold, he should raise issues about the party at internal forum, say colleagues. #Sonia Gandhi #BJP #TheySaidIt #Shiv Sena #Prithviraj Chavan #Narayan Rane #Assembly Elections #Konkan #Manikrao Thakre #Maharashtra Congress
Congress faces multiple rebellions Will Rahul rise to the occasion finally?

Jul 22, 2014

Congress faces multiple rebellions Will Rahul rise to the occasion finally?

With a paltry tally of 44 seats, Congress chief ministers are facing an uprising in key states like Maharashtra, Haryana and Assam. #Politics #BJP #PoliticsDecoder #Assam #Maharashtra #States #Lok Sabha elections 2014 #Rahul Gandhi. Congress
Maharashtra Why Cong will woo Narayan Rane with campaign chief's post

Jul 22, 2014

Maharashtra Why Cong will woo Narayan Rane with campaign chief's post

Narayan Rane's sway over Konkan is shrinking, but a depleted Congress can hardly afford another blow. Not even from a leader who cannot return to the Shiv Sena, #Sonia Gandhi #BJP #PoliticsDecoder #Shiv Sena #Prithviraj Chavan #Narayan Rane #Assembly Elections #Konkan #Manikrao Thakre #Maharashtra Congress
Work for a 'Congress mukt' Maharashtra, Modi tells BJP workers

Jul 22, 2014

Work for a 'Congress mukt' Maharashtra, Modi tells BJP workers

Ahead of Maharashtra Assembly polls, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today gave a pep talk to party workers here, telling them that they should go to the people with confidence and work unitedly for "Congress-free" state. #Congress #Narendra Modi #Lok Sabha elections 2014 #Maharshtra Assembly polls #BJP. Devendra Fadnavis
Indonesian leader urges presidential election loser to concede

Jul 22, 2014

Indonesian leader urges presidential election loser to concede

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia's outgoing leader on Monday came within a whisker of telling retired general Prabowo Subianto to admit defeat so that the country's most bitterly fought leadership contest could be resolved. Prabowo has almost certainly lost the July 9 election but on Sunday cried foul and demanded the Elections Commission investigate vote cheating before he would accept its result #facebook #United States #India #Business #Elections #Brazil #Arabic #Middle East #Argentina #Mexico #Ukraine #opinion