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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

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Hong Kong voters throng to vote early, avoid anticipated clashes

11 November, 2019 9:56 am 9:56 am

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Hundreds of thousands of voters thronged polling stations across Hong Kong on Sunday for district polls seen as a key barometer of support for the city’s embattled leader Carrie Lam, who has grappled with nearly six months of often violent protests. Voter turnout in the first three hours was nearly three … Read More

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Clashes erupt in Kulgam amid complete boycott of Indian polls in IOK

04 April, 2019 11:14 am 11:14 am

SRINAGAR (KMS) – In Occupied Kashmir, amid complete boycott of the fourth phase of so-called Indian parliamentary elections, clashes erupted on Monday between youth and Indian forces in South Kashmir’s Kulgam district where polling is scheduled for Islamabad Lok Sabha constituency. Youths pelted stones at Indian troops stationed at Government Higher Secondary School Qoimoh to … Read More

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Complete shutdown against Indian polls cripples life in Occupied Kashmir

04 April, 2019 12:53 pm 12:53 pm

SRINAGAR (KMS) – In Occupied Kashmir, the normal life remains crippled, today, due to a complete shutdown against the holding of so-called Indian elections in the territory and brutal measures against the Kashmiri people and their leadership. The call for the shutdown has been given by the Joint Resistance Leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz … Read More

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Will have to be alert as Modi govt can do anything till polls in India: FM ...

03 March, 2019 10:08 am 10:08 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said that they will have to be alert till the elections in India because the Modi government can do anything. Talking to the media on Saturday, he said that the election process will be completed till May 19. He claimed that the Pak-India tension had reduced … Read More

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Modi planning disturbance in IOK by halting polls: Farooq Abdullah

03 March, 2019 2:51 pm 2:51 pm

SRINAGAR (92 News) — Indian Occupied Kashmir (IOK) former chief minister Farooq Abdullah has said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi is planning violence by halting the elections in the Valley. Slamming the Indian PM, Farooq Abdullah said that the Indian army is present in each nook and corner of the Occupied Valley. He said that … Read More

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Two more Australian cabinet ministers quit as election looms

03 March, 2019 8:19 am 8:19 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Two more ministers in Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison’s cabinet said on Saturday they will not contest elections due in May, adding to a flurry of high-profile resignations as opinion polls suggest the center-right government faces a heavy defeat. Morrison will need to retain all the parliamentary seats held by his coalition … Read More

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Twitter to liaise with India’s election body, boost hiring ahead of p...

02 February, 2019 10:17 pm 10:17 pm

MUMBAI (Reuters) – Twitter Inc plans to boost hiring in India and appoint an officer to liaise with the Election Commission (EC), a senior executive said on Tuesday, responding to concerns about political misuse of social media ahead of this year’s general elections. Speaking a day after an Indian parliamentary committee told the company to … Read More

French President Macron’s popularity slumps to record low in poll

09 September, 2018 11:22 am 11:22 am

PARIS (Reuters) – French President Emmanuel Macron’s popularity has hit a record low following the resignation of a popular minister , a poll showed on Thursday. Only 23 percent of those surveyed reported a favourable opinion of Macron in September, down from 27 percent last month, the YouGov poll for Le Huff Post and CNEWS … Read More