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...
  • It's our historical duty to make Dalits equal partners in India: Ashutosh 17-12-2012 05:36 PM

    IBN7's managing editor Ashutosh joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on Quota Bill on promotions. Q. Dear Ashutosh, Why is the opposition to this only the SP and no other party. What is the reason for BJP to support this? Are they seeing this help them in 2014? Asked by:...
  • 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...