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Ashraf Ghani, majority, Afghanistan, presidential, vote

Ashraf Ghani wins slim majority of Afghanistan presidential vote

12 December, 2019 3:35 pm 3:35 pm

KABUL (Reuters) – Afghanistan’s incumbent President, Ashraf Ghani, won a slim majority of votes in a September 28 election, delayed preliminary results showed on Sunday, in a poll that plunged the country into political uncertainty. The Independent Election Commission (IEC) said the total turnout in the presidential election, which was marred by allegations of massive … Read More


Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, Conservative Party,victory, Britain, election, Brexit

Johnson ahead but polls suggest majority might be tough

12 December, 2019 8:09 am 8:09 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Boris Johnson is heading into Britain’s election next week with a lead in opinion polls, but some of the surveys also suggest that his chance of winning a parliamentary majority could be too close to call. Four opinion polls published on Saturday put the lead of Johnson’s Conservative Party over … Read More


Scottish court rejects Brexit delay LONDON Reuters Boris Johnson

Johnson’s election chances at risk from tactical voting

11 November, 2019 11:10 pm 11:10 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Boris Johnson looks on track for a large majority ahead of Britain’s Dec. 12 national election but tactical voting by opposition supporters could reduce or even eliminate it, according to an analysis of polls on Wednesday. Johnson’s Conservative Party would win up to 366 seats out of 650 in the … Read More


Federal cabinet, rejects, Maryam Nawaz, application, abroad

Cabinet majority advises not to move SC against LHC verdict

11 November, 2019 6:13 pm 6:13 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The federal cabinet discussed eight-point agenda during a meeting presided over by Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday. Sources said that a majority of the cabinet members proposed not to move the Supreme Court against the verdict of the Lahore High Court (LHC) regarding permission to Nawaz Sharif to go abroad. … Read More


Majority, 39, UK truck, victims, from Vietnam

Majority of 39 UK truck victims likely from Vietnam: priest

10 October, 2019 2:29 pm 2:29 pm

YEN THANH, VIETNAM (Reuters) — The majority of the 39 people found dead in the back of a truck near London were likely from Vietnam, a community leader from the rural, rice-growing community where many of the victims are believed to have come from told Reuters on Saturday. The discovery of the bodies – 38 … Read More


Israeli PM, Netanyahu, win, majority, election

Israeli PM Netanyahu fails to win majority in close election

09 September, 2019 8:39 pm 8:39 pm

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu failed to win a ruling majority in an election that produced a virtual tie between his right-wing bloc and a centre-left grouping that would be led by former military chief Benny Gantz. The outcome, according to almost complete results published on Wednesday, dealt a new blow to … Read More


PML-N, majority, South Punjab, province, FM Qureshi

PML-N’s majority is in favor of South Punjab province: FM Qureshi

05 May, 2019 2:54 pm 2:54 pm

MULTAN (92 News) – Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said that a majority of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) is in favor of the South Punjab province. Addressing a press conference in Multan on Wednesday, he said that the PPP had given a positive reply regarding the province. FM Shah Mahmood Qureshi said that … Read More


Overwhelming, majority, boycott, Indian, sham polls, Occupied Kashmir

Overwhelming majority boycotts sham polls in Occupied Kashmir

04 April, 2019 1:47 pm 1:47 pm

SRINAGAR (KMS) – In Occupied Kashmir, an overwhelming majority boycotted the third phase of the so-called polling for the Indian parliamentary elections in the territory on Tuesday as over 86 percent voters did not exercise their franchise. During the polling held for the 1st phase of the three-phased Islamabad constituency of Lok Sabha, 65 polling … Read More