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Presidential Elections: Ram Nath Kovind files nomination, accompanied by PM Narendra Modi

Ram Nath Kovind, who has been chosen as a nominee by the National Democratic Party (NDA) for the upcoming Presidential elections, filed his nomination papers in the Parliament House here on Friday.

Jun 23, 2017, 13:46 PM IST

Germany's top court rejects bid to ban far-right NPD

Germany`s highest court Tuesday rejected a bid to ban the far-right National Democratic Party of Germany (NPD), arguing that the xenophobic fringe party does not pose a real threat to the democratic order.

Jan 17, 2017, 15:35 PM IST

German police clash with far-right outside refugee centre

New clashes erupted in east Germany Saturday between police and far-right activists protesting the opening of a new centre for refugees, German news agency DPA said, a day after similar standoffs l

Aug 23, 2015, 06:37 AM IST

Several hurt in riot over refugees in eastern German town

 German police sprayed tear gas on several hundred demonstrators throwing bottles and stones at busloads of asylum seekers arriving at an eastern German town in the early hours of Saturday in scuffles which left several people hurt, media reported.

Aug 22, 2015, 14:40 PM IST

Egypt begins demolishing Mubarak party HQ

Egypt on Sunday began tearing down the headquarters of the once-dominant party of ex-president Hosni Mubarak that was torched during the 2011 uprising that toppled him.

May 31, 2015, 19:05 PM IST

Suriname president`s party protests election results

Suriname`s ruling party National Democratic Party (NDP), led by president Desi Bouterse, has disputed results in several districts of the capital, which now will be recounted Sunday, authorities said.

May 31, 2015, 06:42 AM IST

Suriname elects strongman`s party: partial results

Suriname has elected the party of strongman president Desi Bouterse, according to partial results early Tuesday from its general election.

May 26, 2015, 14:29 PM IST

Suriname president looks to consolidate power in vote

 Desi Bouterse, the colorful dictator-turned-president who has ruled Suriname on and off since 1980, is looking to consolidate power when the small South American country holds general elections on Monday.

May 23, 2015, 14:22 PM IST

Hosni Mubarak`s party leaders can run for elections in Egypt

An Egyptian appeals court ruled on Monday that leaders of the former ruling party of ousted President Hosni Mubarak will not be barred from running for elections.

Jul 15, 2014, 00:02 AM IST

Egypt sentences 11 people to up to 88 years

An Egyptian court has sentenced 11 alleged supporters of the country`s ousted Islamist president to up to 88 years in prison on charges that include violating a protest law and assaulting police.

Apr 27, 2014, 00:01 AM IST

`Egypt`s Housing Minister to form new government`

Egypt`s outgoing housing minister Ibrahim Mahlab told state-run Al-Ahram newspaper on Tuesday that he had been asked to form a new government, Al-Ahram reported on its website.

Feb 25, 2014, 21:09 PM IST

Egypt`s opposition reaches out to Mubarak`s party

Egypt`s largest opposition grouping is reaching out to members of Hosni Mubarak`s ruling party as it gears up for a protest campaign against the President.

Jun 22, 2013, 20:55 PM IST

Egypt dissolves Mubarak`s former ruling party

It came only days after ousted Mubarak and his sons were put under detention.

Apr 17, 2011, 00:06 AM IST

Egypt widens crackdown on Mubarak`s former top aides

Egyptian authorities have detained Safwat
Al-Sherif, the former Secretary General of the country`s
largest National Democratic Party, in signs that the noose may
be tightening against ousted President Hosni Mubarak.

Apr 12, 2011, 15:55 PM IST