Slovaks vote in election haunted by journalist’s murder

Outrage galvanises opposition promising graft-busting changes to central European country.

· 1 year ago

Slovaks vote in election haunted by journalist’s murder

Guinea-Bissau votes in presidential runoff to end turmoil

Two contenders promising better economic future in country wracked by poverty, instability, unemployment, corruption.

· 1 year ago

Guinea-Bissau votes in presidential runoff to end turmoil

Iran official points to more open elections

President Hassan Rouhani asks council in charge of polls to vet candidates according to law.

· 1 year ago

Iran official points to more open elections

Poll shows UK Tories headed for comfortable win

Conservative party looking at ‘best result since 1987’, according to one pollster.

· 1 year ago

Poll shows UK Tories headed for comfortable win

Belarus polls under scrutiny as strongman reaches out to West

Rights group alleges Soviet-style election ritual, with opposition groups muzzled by President Lukashenko.

· 1 year ago

Belarus polls under scrutiny as strongman reaches out to West


Opposition calls for annulment of Mozambique vote

Renamo accuses ruling party of violating a ‘cessation of hostilities agreement’ under August peace deal.

· 1 year ago

Opposition calls for annulment of Mozambique vote

Afghan voters head to polls amid deadly violence

Security forces put Kabul in partial lockdown, wary of potential suicide attacks.

· 1 year ago

Afghan voters head to polls amid deadly violence

Israeli court bars ‘racist’ candidates from September poll

West Bank settler Itamar Ben-Gvir permitted to run, despite more than 50 arrests, picture of mass murderer on living room wall.

· 1 year ago

Israeli court bars ‘racist’ candidates from September poll

Umno will contest at least 80 seats in GE15, says Tok Mat

We are confident of winning nearly all of them, says no. 2 man.

· 2 months ago

Umno will contest at least 80 seats in GE15, says Tok Mat

Elections possible when half the population vaccinated, says Khairy

To achieve that by June, inocluation has to proceed at the rate of 150,000 jabs a day.

· 3 months ago

Elections possible when half the population vaccinated, says Khairy

Snap polls now irresponsible, says Annuar Musa

Umno MP says it shows a hunger for power, insensitivity towards people’s suffering.

· 5 months ago

Snap polls now irresponsible, says Annuar Musa

Mukhriz to file amendment bill to postpone general election

Jerlun MP proposes to amend constitutional article stating parliament must be dissolved at the end of five years.

· 7 months ago · 1 comment

Mukhriz to file amendment bill to postpone general election

Suu Kyi forecast to triumph in virus-hit Myanmar election

Muslims, other minorities denied vote, say observers, as NLD party looks to reassert control.

· 7 months ago

Suu Kyi forecast to triumph in virus-hit Myanmar election

Now not the time for elections, say youth groups

Covid-19 still raging, voters at risk as Sabah elections show.

By Zaim Ibrahim · 8 months ago

Now not the time for elections, say youth groups

Now is not the time for elections, says Lee Lam Thye

He hopes rumours of snap general elections are just that as country can’t afford more infections.

· 8 months ago · 1 comment

Now is not the time for elections, says Lee Lam Thye