Mamata Banerjee calls for 'impartial' committee on CAA; pained at demand for 'referendum', says Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar
Amid an intensified political battle over the Citizenship Amendment Act, West Bengal governor Jagdeep Dhankhar accused Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee of demanding a 'referendum' on the contentious law, generating fresh controversy
As Brexit deadline draws closer, UK is struggling to tackle fallout of decision on ties with Northern Ireland
In 2016, the citizens of the United Kingdom (meaning the residents of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland) took part in the 'Brexit' referendum.
After the privacy breaches that have taken place, would these tech companies be able to safeguard the sanctity of the election procedures? Nikita Rana explores.
Ireland holds referendum for historic change in abortion rights; activists seek overturn of Catholic law in orthodox state
Ireland votes on Friday in an abortion referendum that could be a milestone on a path of change in a country that, only a few decades ago, was one of Europe’s most socially conservative.
Spain said on Saturday that it will move to dismiss Catalonia's separatist government and call fresh elections in the region in a bid to stop its leaders from declaring independence
Catalonia referendum: Spanish govt apologises to injured Catalans, hints at attempts to settle crisis
A Spanish government official Friday offered the first apology to Catalans injured by police during their outlawed independence vote as the sides showed tentative signs of seeking an exit from the crisis
Demonstrators gather in protest in front of Spanish police station in downtown Barcelona, Spain, on Tuesday.
Catalonia referendum: European Union says violence should not be part of politics, urges unity amid unrest
The EU on Monday urged all sides in the crisis over Catalonia's banned independence referendum to "move very swiftly from confrontation to dialogue" and said violence should not be part of politics
Catalan separatists showed determination to press ahead with an independence referendum banned by Madrid, occupying dozens of schools designated as polling stations
vote by Iraq’s minority Kurds for independence is a blow to the United States, which has spent years, billions of dollars and the lives of thousands of troops trying to hold Iraq together
Iraq's prime minister Haider al-Abadi refuses to talk with Kurdistan about Independence referendum results
The Iraqi government will not hold talks with the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) about the results of the “unconstitutional” referendum on independence
Kurdish referendum: Turnout high as Iraqi Kurds defy threats from Baghdad, Ankara to hold independence vote
Iraqi Kurds voted in an independence referendum on Monday as tensions rose with Baghdad and neighbouring countries over the historic vote.
Spain's Guardia Civil police on Wednesday searched several headquarters in Barcelona of Catalonia's regional government, a Catalan government spokesman said.
More than 7 million Venezuelans voted in Sunday's unofficial referendum held by the opposition to heap pressure on President Nicolas Maduro and repudiate his plan to rewrite the OPEC nation's constitution, monitors said
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan was set Tuesday to rejoin the ruling party after an absence of almost three years, the first major change to come into effect following the referendum victory on boosting his powers.
Voting in the MCD Election 2017 was peaceful but both voters and political parties reported numerous cases of faulty EVMs and state election commission's apathy towards resolving the issues
A website which allowed Britons to register to vote in last year's European Union referendum, Brexit might have been targeted by foreign hackers causing it to crash before the deadline.
One campaigned to leave the European Union, the other to stay. Now, nearly six months after Britain's shock referendum vote for Brexit, two thirty-somethings prove the debate is still very much alive, and just as painful.
Just a day before EU-Canada were to sign a major trade deal, an independent expert at the United Nations labeleld it a "fundamentally flawed treaty", and urged EU members to file referendum in their countries.
To approve the legislation of same sex marriage the cabinet of the Australian government agreed to call for a referendum on 11 February, even without the support of the Labor party opposition.