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Putin urges Russians to vote for changes that could extend his rule

06 June, 2020 4:40 pm 4:40 pm

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Vladimir Putin made a last-ditch appeal to Russians on Tuesday to vote for constitutional changes that would allow him to run again for president twice, potentially extending his rule until 2036. Putin spoke at the scene of a series of bloody World War Two battles on the eve of the main and … Read More


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Will not vote for amendment in NAB law: Sheikh Rasheed Ahmad

05 May, 2020 5:01 pm 5:01 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed has said that he will not vote for amendment in National Accountability Bureau (NAB) law, adding that many big decisions will be made till July 31. Addressing a news conference in Rawalpindi today, the minister said that the final decision regarding resuming the operation of Pakistan … Read More


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US Senate acquits Trump in historic vote as re-election campaign looms

02 February, 2020 8:15 am 8:15 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump was acquitted on Wednesday in his US Senate impeachment trial, saved by fellow Republicans who rallied to protect him nine months before he asks voters in a deeply divided America to give him a second White House term. The businessman-turned-politician, 73, survived only the third presidential impeachment trial in … Read More


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Trump impeachment trial could start in days as Democrats to vote on charges

01 January, 2020 10:34 pm 10:34 pm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Democratic-led US House of Representatives will vote on Wednesday to send formal impeachment charges against President Donald Trump to the Senate, lawmakers said on Tuesday, likely setting the start of Trump’s trial for later this week. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told a party meeting that she would also name the Democrats’ … Read More


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Pelosi says House to vote on resolution to limit Trump’s military act...

01 January, 2020 3:11 pm 3:11 pm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said the House will introduce and vote on a war powers resolution this week to limit US President Donald Trump’s military actions regarding Iran. “This resolution is similar to the resolution introduced by Senator Tim Kaine in the Senate,” Pelosi said in a statement late on Sunday. … Read More


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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


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Divided US House impeaches Donald Trump in historic vote

12 December, 2019 9:24 am 9:24 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Donald Trump on Wednesday became the third US president to be impeached as the House of Representatives formally charged him with abuse of power and obstruction of Congress in a historic step that will inflame partisan tensions across a deeply divided America. The Democratic-led House’s passage of two articles of impeachment on … Read More


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Millions apply to vote in British election ahead of Tuesday’s deadlin...

11 November, 2019 8:39 pm 8:39 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – More than 2 million under-35s have applied to vote in Britain’s Dec. 12 election since the poll was called just four weeks ago, government data showed ahead of Tuesday’s registration deadline. The outcome of next month’s election, which will determine how, when and even whether Britain leaves the European Union, remains uncertain. … Read More


Sri Lankans vote for a new president to heal divisions

11 November, 2019 2:44 pm 2:44 pm

COLOMBO (Reuters) – Sri Lankans trickled into polling centres early on Saturday to choose a new president for the island-nation still struggling to recover from Easter Sunday attacks on hotels and churches that have heavily weighed on its tourism-dependent economy. Former defence secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa, who oversaw the military defeat of Tamil separatists 10 years … Read More


Johnson faces perilous Brexit ratification after Brexit deal vote blocked

10 October, 2019 8:50 pm 8:50 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s faces a potentially perilous ratification of his Brexit divorce deal in the British parliament after the speaker refused to allow a vote on it on Monday. With just 10 days left until the United Kingdom is due to leave the EU on Oct. 31, the divorce is again … Read More


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Brexit on a knife edge as PM Johnson stakes all on ‘Super Saturday...

10 October, 2019 7:10 pm 7:10 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s exit from the European Union hung on a knife-edge on Friday as Prime Minister Boris Johnson scrambled to persuade doubters to rally behind his last-minute European Union divorce deal in an extraordinary vote in parliament. In one of the most striking flourishes of the three-year Brexit drama, Johnson confounded his opponents … Read More


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Tunisians vote for new parliament at tough economic moment

10 October, 2019 3:07 pm 3:07 pm

TUNIS (Reuters) – Tunisians began voting on Sunday for a parliament that must address chronic economic problems at a moment when political newcomers are mounting a challenge to the established parties. Voters queued outside polling stations in the capital Tunis, only eight years after rising up to throw off autocratic rule and introduce democracy in … Read More


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Afghan voters defy attacks, delays to vote for president

09 September, 2019 12:26 pm 12:26 pm

KABUL (Reuters) – Afghans braved the threat of militant attacks and delays at polling booths to vote in a presidential election on Saturday, a major test of the Western-backed Afghan government’s ability to protect democracy despite Taliban attempts to derail the polls. More than 9 million registered voters are potentially heading to the polls amid … Read More


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Fans vote 1999 Chennai Test as Pakistan’s greatest Test

07 July, 2019 10:06 pm 10:06 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The fans have voted Pakistan’s 12-run win over India at Chennai in 1999 as the greatest Test match to date in the country’s 432-Test history, Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) said on Monday. According to the press release of PCB, the thrilling Test was played from 28 to 31 January with Pakistan … Read More


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Thousands protest in Moscow after opposition barred from city vote

07 July, 2019 5:48 pm 5:48 pm

MOSCOW (Reuters) – More than 10,000 people took to the streets of Moscow on Saturday to protest against the exclusion of most opposition-minded candidates from an election for the Russian capital’s legislature. Election officials barred around 30 candidates, mostly opposition-leaning, from running for the 45-seat legislature on the grounds they failed to garner enough genuine … Read More