Wednesday, 16 June 2021
AL announces candidates for three vacant seats
As voting in these parliamentary constituencies could not take place in the first 90 days due to the Covid-induced lockdown in the country, the by-polls are slated for next month
12 Jun 2021, 14:41
Hatia union parishad election candidate hacked dead
A councilor candidate in the coming election to Char Ishwar union parishad in Hatia upazila of Noakhali was hacked to death early Thursday
10 Jun 2021, 13:15
Russian court brands Navalny political organisations ‘extremist’
The ruling could spell the end for Navalny’s anti-corruption organisation, which had shone a light on graft at the highest levels, and his network of political offices that had bolstered his reach to ...
10 Jun 2021, 10:21
French president Macron slapped during crowd stop
French president Emmanuel Macron was slapped across the face by a bystander during a trip to southeast France on Tuesday in a security scare on the second stop of a nationwide tour
08 Jun 2021, 21:11
Israel lawmakers to vote Sunday on anti-Netanyahu govt
Announcing the date for the confidence vote on Tuesday, speaker Yariv Levin, a Netanyahu ally, said “a special session of parliament” would debate and vote on the fragile eight-party alliance
08 Jun 2021, 20:02
Election commission worried about losing a limb, not its head
The Nurul Huda commission diminished its own independent identity by repeatedly surrendering to unlawful interventions. And that is why the government did not even feel the need to consult with it ...
05 Jun 2021, 19:12
Israelis see new government as beginning of new era
Israelis across the political spectrum see the formation of a new government after four failed attempts as the beginning of a new era, which will, in all likelihood, mark the end of Benjamin ...
05 Jun 2021, 14:23
Nepal president dissolves parliament, announces new election date
This is for the second time that the House has been dissolved. Earlier, president Bhandari had dissolved the House on 20 December last year but later it was reinstated on 23 February
22 May 2021, 14:08
'Congress' poll performance unfortunate, disappointing'
Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Friday termed her party's performance in the state assembly elections 'unfortunate, disappointing and unexpected'
08 May 2021, 13:14
Battle in Assam BJP-led coalition over chief minister post
In Assam, the BJP failed to gain a majority on its own, winning 60 of the 126 seats. Its allies AGP won 9 and BPF 4 seats, but the competition for the post of chief minister is getting bitter
08 May 2021, 09:47