Parliamentary Elections

  • Rival animals are safe together, BJP on RJD-Cong alliance 28-01-2014 06:43 PM

    Taking a jibe at reports of alliance between RJD, Congress and LJP, BJP on Tuesday said it's like rival animals taking shelter at a safer place in times of flood and dismissed any challenge from the "discredited" grouping in the Parliamentary elections in Bihar. "Its like lion, goat, dog, cat...
  • Egypt to hold parliamentary vote in about 6 months 09-07-2013 03:12 AM

    Cairo: Egypt will hold new parliamentary elections once amendments to its suspended constitution are approved in a referendum, the interim head of state decreed on Monday, setting out a timeframe that could see a legislative vote in about six months. A presidential election would be called once the new legislative...
  • Thousands of Russians protest against Putin 11-12-2011 09:50 AM

    Moscow: Tens of thousands of people in Moscow and thousands more in cities across Russia demanded an end to Vladimir Putin's rule and a rerun of a parliamentary election on Saturday in the biggest opposition protests since he rose to power 12 years ago. Potesters waved banners such as "The...
  • Turkey's ruling party wins election 13-06-2011 11:18 AM

    ISTANBUL: Turkey's ruling party surged to a third term in parliamentary elections Sunday, setting the stage for the rising regional power to pursue trademark economic growth, assertive diplomacy and an overhaul of the military-era constitution. However, the Justice and Development Party of Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan fell short of...
  • I have removed bugs in the electoral system: Musharraf 25-01-2008 12:28 PM

    New Delhi: Rajasthan Cricket Association secretary Sanjay Dixit, who hit the headlines after a feud with Rajasthan Royals captain Shane Warne, is now locked in a war of words with sacked IPL Commissioner and old foe Lalit Modi on social networking site Twitter. The trigger was one of Modi's tweet...