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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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Johnson pitches ‘Christmas present’ Brexit push in manifesto

11 November, 2019 8:11 am 8:11 am

LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will promise to bring his Brexit deal back to parliament before Christmas when he launches his manifesto on Sunday, the cornerstone of his pitch to voters to “get Brexit done”. Voters face a stark choice at the country’s Dec. 12 election: opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn’s socialist vision, … Read More


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Johnson drops corporate tax cut plan in bid to woo voters

11 November, 2019 11:49 pm 11:49 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday he was putting on hold further cuts in corporation tax and told voters he would use the money for spending on health and other priorities. His comments addressed a central issue in a Dec. 12 election as Johnson has been under pressure to show … 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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Australian voters tipped to elect Labor government

05 May, 2019 8:48 am 8:48 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australians began voting in a federal election on Saturday, with bookies predicting a return to power for the Labor party after six years in the political wilderness and a campaign in which it has put climate change and tax reform at the top of its agenda. Prime Minister Scott Morrison has made … Read More


All set to hold free, fair and transparent elections today

07 July, 2018 11:42 pm 11:42 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – All arrangements have been finalized for the free, fair and transparent elections across the country. The polling will continue from 8am to 6pm. On Tuesday, ballot papers and other election material was provided to presiding officers throughout the day. However, candidates continued their door-to-door campaign to seek votes. Over 12,570 candidates … Read More


Ch Nisar asks voters to ride & stamp jeep

07 July, 2018 9:31 pm 9:31 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – PML-N disgruntled leader Ch Nisar has advised the voters to ride and stamp the jeep. Addressing a public gathering on Friday, he said that he had announced not to get the ticket. “I do not lick after spitting. Imran Khan invited me several times to get as many tickets as I … Read More