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Ashok Chavan failed to lodge election expenses as per law: EC

Jul 13, 2014

Ashok Chavan failed to lodge election expenses as per law: EC

In fresh trouble for former Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan, the Election Commission today slapped a show cause notice on him for failing to lodge his election expenses as per law in a paid news case and asked him why he should not be disqualified. #NewsTracker #Ashok Chavan #Election Commission #Chief Election Commissioner
In Malaysia, Islam's legal advance divides families and nation

Jul 13, 2014

In Malaysia, Islam's legal advance divides families and nation

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Deepa Subramaniam would not let go of her son, clinging to five-year-old Mithran's leg even as the car into which he had been bundled began to accelerate. #facebook #China #Business #Elections #Islam #Brazil #France #Argentina #opinion #attorney
In contested election, Indonesia's democracy on the line

Jul 13, 2014

In contested election, Indonesia's democracy on the line

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia's young democracy faces its biggest challenge since emerging from decades of autocratic rule 16 years ago after both candidates claimed victory in last week's presidential election. #Politics #United States #India #China #Elections #Japan #Russia #markets #Argentina #Mexico
Brazil's leader sees no political fallout from World Cup defeat

Jul 13, 2014

Brazil's leader sees no political fallout from World Cup defeat

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazil's humiliating defeat in the World Cup will have no impact on the elections in October, President Dilma Rousseff predicted on Friday as she prepares to hit the campaign trail to seek a second term. Despite criticism of her government's preparations for hosting the soccer tournament, Rousseff's poll numbers crept higher recently as Brazilians got caught up in the excitement of the month-long World Cup #facebook #United States #Elections #Brazil #Technology #France #markets #Argentina #United Kingdom #Latin America

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Why no opposition will be strong enough for Modi in Lok Sabha

May 17, 2014

Why no opposition will be strong enough for Modi in Lok Sabha

More interestingly, the 55 or so seats that the allies bring to the National Democratic Alliance give Modi leverage inside the BJP. He can afford to alienate or push away those elements inimical to him or his policies. #HowThisWorks #Sonia Gandhi #Manmohan Singh #BJP #Narendra Modi #Rahul Gandhi #Lok Sabha #parliament #policies #Lok Sabha Election Results 2014

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Why no opposition will be strong enough for Modi in Lok Sabha

Jul 13, 2014

Afghan presidential candidates agree to audit, unity government

Afghanistan's two presidential candidates reached agreement Saturday on a complete audit of their contested election and on forming a national unity government, regardless of who wins...
Why no opposition will be strong enough for Modi in Lok Sabha

Jul 12, 2014

Kerry to help fix Afghanistan's presidential election crisis

WASHINGTON— John Kerry wanted to be President. Now he may be in position to at least pick one. The secretary of state arrived in Afghanistan Friday to deal with a presidential election crisis there that could bring down the government... #Afghanistan #John Kerry
Why no opposition will be strong enough for Modi in Lok Sabha

Jul 12, 2014

Afghan Presidential Rivals Agree to Vote Audit

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said that Afghanistan's rival presidential candidates had agreed to a full audit of the June 14 runoff election, breaking a political stalemate over the vote's outcome... #Afghanistan #John Kerry