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Taliban offensive kills 100 Afghans; 12 beheaded as violence spirals

Sep 26, 2014

Taliban offensive kills 100 Afghans; 12 beheaded as violence spirals

This summer's fighting season has seen Taliban militants advance in several provinces, exploiting a prolonged political deadlock in Kabul over disputed presidential election results. #World #Terrorism #US #Pakistan #Taliban #NewsTracker #Afghanistan #Kabul #Police #President #Ghazni #Beheading #Kerry #Abdullah Abdullah #Ashraf Ghani #Afghnaistan #Afghan presidential elections
Afghanistan Presidential rivals sign powersharing deal

Sep 22, 2014

Afghanistan Presidential rivals sign powersharing deal

Afghanistan's rival presidential candidates signed a deal on Sunday to share power after months of turmoil over a disputed election that destabilised the nation at a crucial time as most foreign troops prepare to leave. #US #Pakistan #Taliban #President #Kerry #Abdullah Abdullah #Ashraf Ghani #Afghnaistan #Afghan presidential elections
Obama calls for quick formation of national unity govt in Afghanistan

Sep 08, 2014

Obama calls for quick formation of national unity govt in Afghanistan

US President Barack Obama urged two Afghan presidential candidates to conclude a deal on a national unity government "as soon as possible", the White House said on Sunday. #Obama #US #Afghanistan #President #Presidential elections #troops #Kerry #Abdullah Abdullah #Ashraf Ghani

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Obama, Romney play dirty: Is all hope lost for America?

Nov 06, 2012

Obama, Romney play dirty: Is all hope lost for America?

Republicans are set to oppose everything Obama does if he gets re-elected. Democrats are poised to oppose everything Romney does if he gets elected. #Barack Obama #Mitt Romney #US Presidential Election 2012
US election: Why there are no bumper stickers in Indian politics

Nov 06, 2012

US election: Why there are no bumper stickers in Indian politics

The principle difference between India's political signage and hoardings and America's, is this. In America, it's pure text. In India, as we can observe, it's photographs and names of people. #Barack Obama #JustSaying #Mitt Romney #US Presidential Election 2012 #US Preseidential
US election: Why there are no bumper stickers in Indian politics

Oct 01, 2014

Brazil’s Cautious Voters

Brazil's presidential election has come alive as the mixed-race Marina Silva mounts a serious challenge to President Dilma Rousseff. But, despite Brazil's economic troubles, corruption scandals, and recent World Cup humiliation, Rousseff's incumbency... #Dilma Rousseff #Marina Silva
US election: Why there are no bumper stickers in Indian politics

Oct 01, 2014

Clerk knocks Rutledge off roll of voters

The Republican candidate for attorney general is no longer registered to vote in the state of Arkansas. Pulaski County Clerk Larry Crane canceled the voter registration of Leslie Rutledge late Tuesday afternoon after his office found that Rutledge, o... #U.S. Republican Party #Virginia #Mike Huckabee #U.S. Democratic Party
US election: Why there are no bumper stickers in Indian politics

Sep 30, 2014

Anti-gay remarks at debate spark anger in Brazil

(AP) -- A minor character in Brazil's election race faced a firestorm of criticism on Monday after saying during a presidential debate that the country needs to stand up against gay people who should receive psychological help far away from the gener... #Caribbean #Latin America #Sao Paulo #Facebook #Dilma Rousseff #Marina Silva