Critic claims Hollywood house maids cast Oscar votes
Critic claims Hollywood house maids cast Oscar votes

The 87th Academy Award nominations are actually cast by Hollywood house maids, or so says veteran film critic Barry Norman.

AIADMK retains Srirangam by a margin of 96,516 votes
AIADMK retains Srirangam by a margin of 96,516 votes

Ruling AIADMK romped home by a margin of 96,516 votes in Srirangam Assembly constituency, represented previously by party chief Jayalalithaa, dealing a blow to DMK which tried hard to clinch the seat from its arch rival.

Delhi Assembly Election 2015: All that you need to know

If you are a first time voter, here is all that you need to know about the voting process of Delhi Assembly Election.

Shahi Imam's fatwa: Communalising Delhi's polls?-Part 2

The Shahi imam of Jama Masjid, Syed Ahmed Bukhari, has appealed to Muslims in Delhi to vote for the Aam Aadmi Party.Is he communalising Delhi polls in the name of appeal for secular govt?

Shahi Imam's fatwa: Communalising Delhi's polls?

The Shahi imam of Jama Masjid, Syed Ahmed Bukhari, has appealed to Muslims in Delhi to vote for the Aam Aadmi Party.Is he communalising Delhi polls in the name of appeal for secular govt?

Zambia votes after President`s death sparks power struggle

Zambians head to the polls on Tuesday in a special election to chose a new president for the copper-rich southern African nation and replace Michael Sata who died last year.

Uzbekistan votes in parliamentary polls

Uzbeks voted Sunday in parliamentary elections in the ex-Soviet Central Asian state where all four competing parties support President Islam Karimov.

French parliament votes to recognise Palestine as state

French National Assembly Tuesday voted for the recognition of a Palestinian state, a symbolic move aimed at rising diplomatic pressure to resolve decade-long peace process in the Middle East.

Israel cabinet votes on enshrining 'Jewish state' in law

Ministers were to vote on Sunday on a controversial proposal to anchor in law Israel's status as the national homeland of the Jewish people, at the expense of its democratic character.

Divided Brazil votes for next president

After a dramatic, hard-fought race, Brazilians elect their next president on Sunday, weighing 12 years of social progress against a yearning for economic revival, and for change.

Modi got more votes than anyone in universe: Cameron

British Prime Minister David Cameron today said that he congratulated Narendra Modi for winning more votes than any other politician in the universe during his phone call after the "extraordinary" Indian election.

Peter Mutharika wins Malawi`s disputed presidential vote: Official

Peter Mutharika, the brother of Malawi`s former leader, was Friday declared winner of the country`s disputed presidential election after garnering 36.4 percent of the votes cast.

Malawi votes in close election under cloud of scandal

Malawians voted Tuesday in closely fought elections but polling was delayed by several hours in parts of the tiny and impoverished southern African nation, sparking anger among voters.

Congress taking our votes for granted: Muslim forums

Congress on Thursday came under strong criticism from two forums for Muslim intellectuals here after none of its central ministers turned up for a seminar organised by the latter last week in New Delhi.

Bengal panchayat polls: CPI(M) alleges malpractices in counting of votes at Burdwan, Howrah

As the ruling Trinamool Congress is on its way to capture majority of the gram panchayats in rural Bengal, the opposition CPI(M) alleged "large-scale malpractices" during counting of votes in Burdwan and Howrah districts.

French left votes for its presidential champion

Left-leaning French voters headed back
to the polls on Sunday to decide whether Francois Hollande or
Martine Aubry should take on Nicolas Sarkozy in next year`s
presidential election.

Thai election rivals in final push for votes

Thailand`s rival political camps launched a last-minute appeal for votes on the eve of a hard-fought election.

Nigeria starts counting of votes

Nigerian officials started counting of votes in state assembly elections.

Nigerians count presidential ballots; bomb hurts 8

A bomb exploded at a poor hotel hours after voters cast their ballots.

Nigerian vote in presidential elections

The poll will decide whether Prez Goodluck would continue for next 4 years.