re-election

Russia congratulates India for Bhandari's election to ICJ

Russia today congratulated India for Dalveer Bhandari's re-election to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) and said it demonstrated the strength of the global community.

Nov 22, 2017, 13:24 PM IST
Iran's Hassan Rouhani sweeps to second term

Iran's Hassan Rouhani sweeps to second term

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani won a resounding re-election victory on Saturday as voters overwhelmingly backed his efforts to reach out to the world and rebuild the struggling economy.

May 20, 2017, 18:19 PM IST
Vladimir Putin congratulates Iran's Hassan Rouhani on re-election

Vladimir Putin congratulates Iran's Hassan Rouhani on re-election

Russian President Vladimir Putin congratulated his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani on his re-election Saturday, calling for deeper ties between Moscow and Tehran. 

May 20, 2017, 17:55 PM IST

Mamata Banerjee re-elected Trinmool Congress chairperson

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was On Friday re-elected as the chairperson of the All India Trinmool Congress for six years.

Apr 21, 2017, 16:23 PM IST

Iran's Rouhani to run for second term: Vice-president

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani has decided to run for re-election in May, the vice-president for parliamentary affairs said sunday.

Feb 26, 2017, 15:49 PM IST

Donald Trump declines to endorse Ryan, McCain for re-election

Donald Trump on Tuesday declined to endorse two fellow Republicans, U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan and U.S. Senator John McCain, in their upcoming re-election battles.

Aug 03, 2016, 02:38 AM IST
Akhilesh to embark on ''Samajwadi Rath Yatra'' in UP in September

Akhilesh to embark on ''Samajwadi Rath Yatra'' in UP in September

Uttar Pradesh CM Akhilesh Yadav to set out on a 'Samajwadi Rath Yatra'.

Jul 08, 2016, 12:11 PM IST

Colombia limits presidents to single term

Colombia's Congress has voted to bar presidents from seeking re-election, a move backed by President Juan Manuel Santos that undoes a law passed by his predecessor and rival Alvaro Uribe.

Jun 05, 2015, 04:22 AM IST

Togo's incumbent President Faure Gnassingbe re-elected

Togo`s incumbent President Faure Essozimna Gnassingbe has been re-elected for another five years in office, preliminary results released on Tuesday showed.

Apr 29, 2015, 04:51 AM IST

I.Coast`s Ouattara nominated to seek re-election as president

The ruling coalition in Ivory Coast on Saturday nominated incumbent President Alassane Ouattara for re-election in October`s presidential poll as the country seeks to move on from years of political turmoil.

Apr 26, 2015, 04:33 AM IST
FIFA president Blatter praises Ghana FA chief's CAF re-election

FIFA president Blatter praises Ghana FA chief's CAF re-election

World football's govering body FIFA president Joseph Blatter has congratulated Ghana Football Association (FA) chief Kwesi Nyantakyi on his re-election to serve another term on executive of the Confederation Africaine de Football (CAF).

Apr 11, 2015, 15:25 PM IST
My 17 years as president is my manifesto, says Sepp Blatter

My 17 years as president is my manifesto, says Sepp Blatter

FIFA president Sepp Blatter will not be publishing a manifesto in his bid for re-election, saying on Friday that he wanted to be judged on his 17 years in charge of soccer`s governing body.

Mar 20, 2015, 23:28 PM IST
South America to support Sepp Blatter in FIFA election, says source

South America to support Sepp Blatter in FIFA election, says source

The South American Football Confederation (CONMEBOL) will support Sepp Blatter’s re-election as FIFA president in May, a CONMEBOL source told Reuters on Tuesday.

Mar 04, 2015, 17:28 PM IST
Sepp Blatter confirms he has submitted re-election bid

Sepp Blatter confirms he has submitted re-election bid

FIFA President Sepp Blatter confirmed that he had submitted his bid to run for re-election on Thursday, the deadline day for nominations to be handed in.

Jan 29, 2015, 15:42 PM IST

Thousands march in Brazil against Rousseff, corruption

Around 5,000 demonstrators marched Saturday through downtown Sao Paulo against government corruption and the recent re-election of President Dilma Rousseff.

Dec 07, 2014, 10:59 AM IST

Putin mulling re-election bid in 2018

Russian President Vladimir Putin is considering running for a fourth Kremlin term in 2018, which would see him stay in power until 2024, the TASS news agency reported on Sunday.

Nov 23, 2014, 22:34 PM IST

George W Bush says dad pondered skipping 2nd term

George HW Bush seriously considered not running for re-election in 1992 even though he loved his job, according to a new book written by his son, former President George W Bush.

Nov 09, 2014, 15:05 PM IST

Sri Lanka President asks court to rule on seeking third term

 Sri Lanka`s president has asked the top court to rule on whether he can seek a third term after the opposition insisted his snap re-election bid was illegal, officials said Wednesday.

Nov 05, 2014, 18:57 PM IST

US governors seeking re-election face dissatisfied voters

More than 30 US governors` races will be decided on Tuesday, with more than a dozen considered too close to call and a large number of incumbents struggling to defend their economic policies as they seek to remain in office.

Nov 04, 2014, 17:58 PM IST

US mid-term polls: Michelle Obama bats for Ami Bera

Hours before the crucial US mid-term polls, Congressman Ami Bera's re-election campaign got a shot in the arm with First Lady Michelle Obama appealing to voters in a California seat, where the Indian-American is locked in a tight contest, to vote for him.

Nov 04, 2014, 12:56 PM IST