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All eyes on Maldives strongman Abdulla Yameen after shock election defeat 

China, which has loaned Yameen's government hundreds of millions of dollars for an infrastructure blitz, was yet to comment on the outcome.

published on : 24th September 2018

Maldives presidential election: India congratulates Ibrahim Mohamed Solih on victory

India also hoped that the Maldivian Election Commission will officially confirm the result at the earliest.

published on : 24th September 2018

Maldives Presidency election: Opposition leader Ibrahim Mohamed Solih claims victory

There were no other candidates at Sunday's election which was held with all key dissidents either in jail or exile.

published on : 24th September 2018

Paradise, power and polls: Five questions ahead of Maldives presidential election

Will the poll nudge the Maldives back toward democracy, or further its spiral into autocracy? Here are five things to know:

published on : 23rd September 2018

Voting begins in Maldives presidential poll as strongman Abdulla Yameen eyes new term

Hundreds of men and women lined up to vote before polling booths opened at 8:00 am in the capital Male.

published on : 23rd September 2018

Pakistan to elect new president today, PTI's Arif Alvi expected to win

Alvi is a Karachi-based dentist-turned-politician, who reportedly stood by prime minister Imran Khan during his political career.

published on : 4th September 2018

George Papadopoulos court filing: Donald Trump 'nodded' at suggestion of Putin meeting

The defence lawyers say George Papadopoulos was hired by the campaign in March 2016 despite having no experience with Russian or US diplomacy.

published on : 2nd September 2018

Russia meddling: Microsoft says Russian hackers went after conservative US groups

The hackers were linked to the Russian military intelligence agency known as the GRU

published on : 21st August 2018

'Attacks' plot foiled on eve of crucial Mali presidential vote

Security forces in Bamako said Saturday they had arrested three members of a "commando" cell who were planning attacks in the capital this weekend.

published on : 12th August 2018

Zimbabwe presidential election: Emmerson Mnangagwa on track to win

With nine out of ten provinces declared yesterday, Mnangagwa had 2,147,505 votes to Chamisa's 1,929,704, according to tallies from the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission.

published on : 3rd August 2018

Afghanistan's presidential election to be held on April 20 next year

The vote will take place six months after parliamentary elections, which have been scheduled for October 20 after repeated delays.

published on : 1st August 2018

Violence mars Mali presidential election

Counting has started in some of the 23,000 polling stations which closed at 1800 GMT. First results are expected within 48 hours and the official outcome is set to follow on Friday at the latest.

published on : 30th July 2018

Mali votes in presidential election after violence-marred campaign

On the campaign trail, Keita highlighted the achievement of a 2015 peace agreement between the government, government-allied groups and former Tuareg rebels to fight jihadism in the country's north.

published on : 29th July 2018

BJP wants presidential form of election to bring dictatorship: Mamata

'Mamata Banerjee is daydreaming to become the Prime Minister but she should remember that no Congress-supported PM lasted more than one year as the PM,' said BJP general secretary Sayantan

published on : 27th July 2018

Secret papers show Donald Trump aide suspected of 'conspiring' with Russia

The newspaper, along with USA Today and others, filed Freedom of Information Act lawsuits to obtain the material, which the Justice Department released but with many details redacted.

published on : 22nd July 2018
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