Algeria votes in parliamentary elections

Algiers |Sunday, 2021 6:45:05 PM IST

Algeria held its parliamentary elections, the seventh since the introduction of multi-party system in 1989, with a turnout of only 14.47 per cent.

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BJP looks to bounce back with T'gana set to see another by-election

Hyderabad |Sunday, 2021 3:45:06 PM IST

With former minister Eatala Rajender resigning from the Telangana Legislative Assembly, the state is set to witness another by-election in which the ruling TRS and the opposition BJP will once again f

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Ex-IAS officer Anup Chandra Pandey joins as Election Commissioner (Lead)

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2021 11:15:06 PM IST

Retired IAS officer Anup Chandra Pandey on Wednesday took office as Election Commissioner, returning the three member body, comprising Chief Election Commissioner Sushil Chandra and Election Commissio

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German election polling suggests Greens continuing to lose ground

Berlin |Wednesday, 2021 8:15:06 PM IST

The latest Forsa poll on voting intentions for Germanys parliamentary elections suggests the centre-right coalition of the Christian Democrats and Christian Social Union (CDU/CSU) has further extended

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Retired IAS Anup Chandra appointed Election Commissioner

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2021 5:45:06 PM IST

President Ram Nath Kovind has appointed retired IAS officer Anup Chandra Pandey as Election Commissioner.

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Mexico's ruling coalition heading for majority in Sunday's elections

Others | June 7, 2021 12:44:34 PM IST

Mexico City [Mexico], June 7 (ANI/Sputnik): Mexico's ruling coalition is set to get a majority in the Chamber of Deputies, the lower house of the parliament, according to a preliminary vote count by t

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Merkel's party streaks ahead in state election: exit poll

Europe | June 7, 2021 7:44:27 AM IST

Berlin [Germany], June 7 (ANI/Xinhua): German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) led its rivals in the election in the eastern state of Saxony-Anhalt on Sunday, a big boost of

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Mexico votes in historic mid-term elections

Mexico City |Monday, 2021 5:45:05 PM IST

Mexicans voted in the historic midterm electionsy, with tens of thousands of candidates vying to fill more than 20,000 public posts, according to authorities.

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Merkel's party leads in state election: Exit poll

Berlin |Monday, 2021 5:15:06 PM IST

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) led its rivals in the election in the eastern state of Saxony-Anhalt, a big boost of morale for the conservatives ahead of the Septem

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'Election King' Padmarajan now files papers against TN CM

Chennai |Monday, 2021 11:45:06 PM IST

History bears examples galore of monarchs, who after a series of battle defeats, would finally triumph. Tamil Nadu's self-styled "Election King" K. Padmarajan, however, offers a contrast.

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