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    Conservatives keep power in Australia election victory

    Agence France-Presse . Sydney | Updated at 12:35am on May 19, 2019

    Australia’s ruling conservative coalition defied expectations to retain power in national elections Saturday, prompting prime minister Scott Morrison to declare: ‘I have always believed in...

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    ‘Criminal candidates’ in India’s elections

    Reuters . New Delhi | Updated at 12:30am on May 19, 2019

    India’s ruling Bharatiya Janata Party has one unwanted lead in this month’s general election race — according to data from an electoral watchdog it is...

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    Australians go to polls as government tries to hold off strong Labour challenge

    Reuters . Sydney | Updated at 03:05pm on May 18, 2019

    Millions of Australians voted in a general election on Saturday in which the ruling conservative coalition campaigned on its record of economic management and...

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    Kolkata clashes spark Indian election row

    Agence France-Presse . Kolkata | Updated at 12:50am on May 16, 2019

    Clashes between followers of prime minister Narendra Modi and an opposition leader heightened tensions in the key Indian city of Kolkata on Wednesday ahead of...

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    As you were then? South Africa’s 2019 election

    Gregory Mthembu-Salter | Updated at 12:00am on May 16, 2019

    For now, South Africa can chalk up the 2019 elections as another win for democracy, writes Gregory Mthembu-Salter 2019 was the most apathy-dominated South African...

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    The desperation on both sides

    Jawed Naqvi | Updated at 12:00am on May 15, 2019

    SOMEONE taunted Narendra Modi if he would hang himself should the Congress get more seats than he had prophesied. It was a rude thing to...

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    India at crossroads: far right, right, or left?

    Aabid Firdausi | Updated at 09:56pm on May 13, 2019

    The commitment to building a working class-peasantry alliance makes the left the sole mass-based political faction with a long-term interest to fundamentally transform the system,...

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    6th phase of Indian nat’l polls today

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . New Delhi | Updated at 12:45am on May 12, 2019

    The fate of 164 candidates in polls of seven Lok Sabha constituencies of Delhi would be determined on Sunday as more than 1.4 crore voters...

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    5th phase UZ polls June 18

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:11am on May 10, 2019

    The 5th phase of the ongoing upazila parishad elections would be held at 16 upazilas on June 18.The last date of filing nomination papers is...

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    Militants kill politician ahead of new round of India vote

    Agence-France-Presse . Srinagar | Updated at 12:00am on May 06, 2019

    Suspected militants shot dead a local leader of prime minister Narendra Modi’s ruling party in disputed Kashmir ahead of the latest round of polling, highlighting...