Separatist leader Yasin Malik was on Thursday arrested by the state authorities for leading a campaign to boycott assembly elections scheduled to be held in Jammu and Kashmir next month.
A youth was killed and two others were injured when security forces allegedly opened fire to chase away stone-pelting protesters here today, police sources said.
Urging people to boycott the polls, the outlawed Communist Party of India-Maoists has called for a shutdown in parts of Odisha April 10, a rebel leader said in an audio message Tuesday.
Jordan`s powerful Muslim Brotherhood may
boycott this year`s municipal elections if the government fails to deliver on promised democratic reforms, a group
spokesman warned Tuesday.
Myanmar`s state media on Sunday
warned that citizens must vote "without fail" in the upcoming
election and accused those advocating a boycott of misleading
After the peaceful first phase elections in Jharkhand, the Maoists Thursday renewed their call for poll boycott of the remaining four phases in
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