By Manveena Suri, Sreoshi Mukherjee and Helen Regan Violence erupts during Bangladesh election; (CNN)Bangladesh's Sheikh Hasina has won a third consecutive term as prime minister, the country's Election Commission said Monday, in a poll marred by deadly violence and allegations...
The Awami League (AL) has finally proven what many outside observers had thought since 2011: a free and fair election is not possible in Bangladesh under its current political structure. The December 30 election appears from the results as...
India should be ready to do business with any government in Dhaka. Ties with the Awami League appear on track even as the BNP seems to be turning a new leaf recognising the emerging realities Bharat Bhushan By playing a partisan...
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad flashes a V for Victory. (ATTA KENARE/AFP/Getty Images) Well, he’s got this going for him: He knows the job. By Amanda Erickson As “stunned” onlookers watched, former Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad registered to run — once again — for president....
Five election commissioners of the new Election Commission exchange greetings with Chief Justice SK Sinha after they had been sworn in. The photo was taken at the Supreme Court Judges' Lounge yesterday. Photo: Rashed Shumon The Election Commission will discharge...
Whether BNP accepts or not, the next parliamentary election will be held under the newly constituted Election Commission (EC), said Law Minister Anisul Huq today. “It is mentioned in the constitution that the president will form the Election Commission,” he...
By Steve Holland and Emily Stephenson WASHINGTON : Donald Trump took power as the 45th president of the United States on Friday and pledged to end what he called an "American carnage" of rusted factories and crime in an inaugural...
The Gambia’s new president has declared that the “rule of fear” is over in the country, but it was unclear whether his predecessor, Yahya Jammeh, had agreed to relinquish power and go into exile. Addressing members of the Gambian diaspora...
By Frank Vyan Walton As I had diaried last week based on report from David Corn in Mother Jones, and former MI6 operative had discovered information that Russian intelligence has been attempting to cultivate Donald Trump as an asset for...
Donald Trump has won the presidency after narrowly carrying a few states to put him above 270 electoral votes. But according to the latest numbers, Hillary Clinton won the popular vote by more than 2.8 million. In other words, we...
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