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Facebook announces that it will remove certain misleading content about the 2020 US census
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Facebook announces that it will remove certain misleading content about the 2020 US census

Facebook would prohibit ads that "portray census participation as useless or meaningless or advise people not to participate in the census."

Donald Trump was not exonerated of obstructing investigation into Russian meddling in elections, Robert Mueller tells US Congress
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Donald Trump was not exonerated of obstructing investigation into Russian meddling in elections, Robert Mueller tells US Congress

Robert Mueller denied Wednesday that Donald Trump had been exonerated of obstructing his two-year investigation into Russian election meddling but -- in his first testimony before Congress on the probe -- he again declined to accuse the US president of a crime

Nicolas Maduro says 'imperialists' will have to wait for presidential elections till 2025; welcomes negotiations with US-backed Opposition
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Nicolas Maduro says 'imperialists' will have to wait for presidential elections till 2025; welcomes negotiations with US-backed Opposition

Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro said he was prepared to hold negotiations with the US-backed opposition and added he would support early parliamentary elections

Democratic Republic of Congo votes in presidential election after two years of political turmoil
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Democratic Republic of Congo votes in presidential election after two years of political turmoil

After two years of delays, crackdowns and political turmoil, the Democratic Republic of Congo voted on Sunday in presidential elections that will determine the future of Africa's notoriously unstable giant.

American lawmakers seek information on Chinese interference in US Presidential Election after Donald Trump's allegations
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American lawmakers seek information on Chinese interference in US Presidential Election after Donald Trump's allegations

Three top Democratic lawmakers, including Indian origin Senator Kamala Harris, have sought information from the government on President Donald Trump's allegation of Chinese efforts to meddle in US elections.

Nicolas Sarkozy denounces Gaddafi funding his election campaign, blasts 'lack of evidence' to prove allegations
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Nicolas Sarkozy denounces Gaddafi funding his election campaign, blasts 'lack of evidence' to prove allegations

Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy blasted what he said was a lack of evidence for the corruption charges against him over allegations that late Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi funded his 2007 election campaign, in his court statement published on Thursday

Russia's interference not restricted to US election, hackers also targeted defence contractors, NATO generals
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Russia's interference not restricted to US election, hackers also targeted defence contractors, NATO generals

The hackers who upended the US presidential election had ambitions well beyond Hillary Clinton's campaign according to a previously unpublished digital hit list.

Presidential Election 2017 result: Sonia and Rahul Gandhi congratulate Ram Nath Kovind
India

Presidential Election 2017 result: Sonia and Rahul Gandhi congratulate Ram Nath Kovind

Congress president Sonia Gandhi and vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday congratulated Ram Nath Kovind on being elected the President of India and reminded him that the president has been entrusted with the task of upholding the Constitution of India

Presidential Election 2017: Opposition should explain losing 13 votes in state, says Maharashtra BJP
India

Presidential Election 2017: Opposition should explain losing 13 votes in state, says Maharashtra BJP

Jubilant over Ram Nath Kovind's election as the next President, the BJP in Maharashtra asked Opposition to explain how at least 13 MLAs in the state did not vote for Meira Kumar.

Cross voting in Gujarat helped Ram Nath Kovind as eight MLAs appear to have voted for President-elect
India

Cross voting in Gujarat helped Ram Nath Kovind as eight MLAs appear to have voted for President-elect

At least eight MLAs of the opposition Congress in BJP-ruled Gujarat appeared to have voted for the victorious NDA nominee Ram Nath Kovind in the presidential poll.

Narendra Modi congratulates both presidential candidates, says Meira Kumar's campaign 'was in spirit of democratic ethos'
India

Narendra Modi congratulates both presidential candidates, says Meira Kumar's campaign 'was in spirit of democratic ethos'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday congratulated NDA candidate Ram Nath Kovind on being elected as the 14th President of India and wished him a "fruitful and inspiring tenure"

Presidential Election 2017: 100% polling recorded in Himachal Pradesh as all 67 MLAs cast vote
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Presidential Election 2017: 100% polling recorded in Himachal Pradesh as all 67 MLAs cast vote

Hundred percent polling was recorded in the voting for the presidential election in Himachal with all 67 MLAs casting their vote

Presidential Election 2017: 15 legislators cast vote as polling begins in Maharashtra
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Presidential Election 2017: 15 legislators cast vote as polling begins in Maharashtra

Polling began on a brisk note for the Presidential election in Maharashtra at the legislature building here on Monday, an official said

Presidential Election 2017: Sonia, Rahul Gandhi cast vote; Congress slams Centre for imposing 'divisive vision'
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Presidential Election 2017: Sonia, Rahul Gandhi cast vote; Congress slams Centre for imposing 'divisive vision'

Congress president Sonia Gandhi and vice-president Rahul Gandhi cast their votes for the presidential election on Monday

Presidential Election 2017 today: A primer on polls which will decide Pranab Mukherjee's successor
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Presidential Election 2017 today: A primer on polls which will decide Pranab Mukherjee's successor

The current President will complete his five-year term in July 2017. The Election Commission has announced that elections for the next President will be conducted on 17 July.

Presidential Election 2017: Narendra Modi expresses confidence in Ram Nath Kovind, says he has support of 40 parties
India

Presidential Election 2017: Narendra Modi expresses confidence in Ram Nath Kovind, says he has support of 40 parties

A day before voting in the presidential election, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said NDA's nominee Ram Nath Kovind has the support of 40 parties and expressed confidence about his victory

Presidential Election 2017: Voting to begin at Rajasthan Assembly tomorrow at 10 am
India

Presidential Election 2017: Voting to begin at Rajasthan Assembly tomorrow at 10 am

Voting for the presidential election will be held tomorrow at the Rajasthan Assembly from 10 am to 5 pm, a senior official said

Presidential Election 2017: Majority electorate to vote for polls are crorepatis, says ADR report
India

Presidential Election 2017: Majority electorate to vote for polls are crorepatis, says ADR report

A majority of the MPs and MLAs who will vote in next week's presidential polls are crorepatis, accounting for 75 percent of the total votes, says a report.

Sumitra Mahajan convenes all-party meet ahead of Monsoon Session, seeks 'political unity'
India

Sumitra Mahajan convenes all-party meet ahead of Monsoon Session, seeks 'political unity'

Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan has convened an all-party meeting on Sunday, a day before Parliament's monsoon session begins.

Donald Trump's presidential win had vital role by WikiLeaks, says UK study done on viral tweets
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Donald Trump's presidential win had vital role by WikiLeaks, says UK study done on viral tweets

Criticism of Hillary Clinton over documents posted by WikiLeaks played a key role in her failed US presidential campaign and successful election of Donald Trump