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'This is not over': Hong Kong protesters return to the streets

Hong Kong's protests began in opposition to a bill that would have allowed extraditions to mainland China.

01 Dec 2019 2:17 PM

Nagpur court delivers summon to Fadnavis over non-disclosure of 2 criminal cases in election affidavit

The development came on the day a new Shiv Sena-led government was sworn in in Maharashtra. Fadnavis is MLA from Nagpur.

29 Nov 2019 9:04 AM

18 woman MPs to not seek re-election in British Parliament due to abuse

The women are among 50 members of Parliament who will not stand in the election scheduled for December 12.

05 Nov 2019 3:04 PM

Rahul a failed leader, no one takes him seriously: BJP secretary Sunil Deodhar

Deodhar also slammed Gandhi for taking up the Rafale fighter jet issue during his poll campaign in Maharashtra.

14 Oct 2019 3:53 PM

UK lawmakers reject Boris Johnson's motion for snap election

The latest blow to the ruling Conservative government came hours after parliamentarians passed a bill aimed at preventing a no-deal Brexit.

05 Sep 2019 9:45 AM


‘Will not seek reelection,’ says only black Republican, Trump critic in US house

The representative has criticised Trump's attacks on ethnic minority lawmakers as 'unbecoming of the leader of the free world'.

02 Aug 2019 5:02 PM

20 dead as violence mars Afghan election season

A 27-year-old said he won't be voting as he has lost faith since 2014 election that was mired in allegations of fraud and ballot stuffing.

29 Jul 2019 3:31 PM

SC adjourns PIL on direction to allow NRIs to vote through postal, e-ballots

The court was hearing a batch of petitions filed by chairman of London-based Pravasi Bharat organisation, and other NRIs.

26 Jul 2019 2:01 PM

No spoilers please; EC asks Twitter to take down exit poll related post: Report

EC's move came after it received certain complaint and the user had to remove the tweet later.

16 May 2019 9:14 AM

Politics to decide rupee's near-term fate: Poll

The election result, due on May 23, will decide who governs the world’s biggest democracy for the next five years.

04 May 2019 11:49 AM


India's manufacturing sector growth slows in April amid election uncertainty: PMI

The general election, that began on April 11, is currently underway. Votes will be counted on May 23.

02 May 2019 12:16 PM

Election related uncertainty to weigh on economic activity: Report

D&B expects Index of Industrial Production (IIP) to be moderated by 1.0-1.5 per cent during March 2019.

29 Apr 2019 2:49 PM

Canada mulls crackdown on social media firms unless they combat election meddling

The safeguards should include more efforts to counter malicious cyber activity, such as the spread of disinformation.

09 Apr 2019 1:58 PM

Tipped, Facebook blocks 115 accounts on eve of US election

Some accounts “were focused on celebrities” and others on “political debate.”

07 Nov 2018 9:22 AM

Here's why Twitter deleted over 10,000 accounts

The collaboration with RoBhat has already led to the discovery of malicious accounts and posts.

03 Nov 2018 9:17 AM


Facebook removes fake accounts tied to Iran that lured over 1 million followers

Social media companies are struggling to stop attempts by people inside and outside the United States.

27 Oct 2018 9:23 AM

RBI’s rate hike upsets Modi's election year budget maths

Rate hike will push up govt’s interest financing cost and add to the fiscal deficit pressure on one hand.

08 Jun 2018 9:15 AM

BJP embarrassed about fielding ex-Cong leader

Fadnavis also said that the BJP was of the view that the ticket be given to Srinivas Vanaga, son of late Chintaman Vanaga.

09 May 2018 4:36 AM

Google to verify identity of US political ad buyers

Google will need a copy of government-issued ID and the disclosure of who is paying for the ad.

05 May 2018 9:39 AM

What is Facebook doing to protect election security? They answer

Leaders from Facebook spoke with members of the press to review their ongoing election efforts.

31 Mar 2018 9:30 AM