President election

Kenya's Supreme Court upholds repeat presidential vote

Kenya`s Supreme Court on Monday upheld the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta in last month`s repeat presidential vote. 

Nov 20, 2017, 14:48 PM IST
Ram Nath Kovind is India's next President: How cross-voting by Opposition lawmakers boosted his bid

Ram Nath Kovind is India's next President: How cross-voting by Opposition lawmakers boosted his bid

Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Goa, Uttar Pradesh and Delhi are among other states that witnessed cross-voting in Ram Nath Kovind's favour.

Jul 20, 2017, 23:56 PM IST
Presidential Election 2017 Results: The states where Meira Kumar got more votes than Ram Nath Kovind

Presidential Election 2017 Results: The states where Meira Kumar got more votes than Ram Nath Kovind

While Ram Nath Kovind got 65.65 percent of the total valid vote value of 10,69,358, Meira Kumar got 34.35 percent.

Jul 20, 2017, 18:11 PM IST
Ram Nath Kovind is India's 14th President: His journey from Kanpur Dehat to Raisina Hills

Ram Nath Kovind is India's 14th President: His journey from Kanpur Dehat to Raisina Hills

Ram Nath Kovind, a former two-time Rajya Sabha MP, is known more as a Dalit champion than a Hindutva ideologue.

Jul 20, 2017, 16:30 PM IST

Opposition may put up candidate for Vice President's election

"Opposition parties may put up a candidate for vice presidential election, and this time they will be one step ahead of the government," said a Congress leader.
 

Jul 03, 2017, 23:46 PM IST

Chavez wins re-election, Venezuelans celebrate

Venezuelans voted in favour of President Hugo Chavez on Sunday, giving him six years to govern in fourth term in a row.

Oct 08, 2012, 09:33 AM IST

Venezuelan presidential poll: Chavez, Capriles face off

The election will decide if Hugo Chavez, who has twice won re-election, will come back for a third term.

Oct 07, 2012, 10:50 AM IST

South Ossetia picking first president since war

Russia and few other countries have recognised South Ossetia`s independence, but the international community still considers it part of Georgia.

Nov 13, 2011, 18:26 PM IST

Karzai snubs TV debate ahead of Afghan poll

An eagerly awaited television debate
between Afghan presidential candidates will go ahead today
without President Hamid Karzai, whose campaign team lambasted
the host channel as biased.

Jul 23, 2009, 21:47 PM IST