Vietnam Prime Minister boosted by confidence vote

Vietnam's premier received a boost on Saturday when a majority of lawmakers in the one-party state voted for him in the communist country's second annual confidence vote, a turnaround from his poor showing last year.

Mumbai: Shiv Sena protests against BJP in Mulund

A day after Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis won a confidence vote in the Maharashtra Assembly, Shiv Sena led a protest against BJP saying that the party cheated the people of Maharashtra.

Libya Cabinet wins confidence vote in Parliament

The proposed cabinet of Libyan premier Ahmed Miitig Sunday won a vote of confidence in the General National Congress, or interim parliament, a lawmaker said.

Arvind Kejriwal to face crucial confidence vote tomorrow

Arvind Kejriwal will face a crucial vote of confidence tomorrow in the Delhi Assembly which he may sail through with the backing of the Congress MLAs, notwithstanding reports of uncertainty surrounding the minority government.

Italian PM Enrico Letta wins confidence votes, vows reforms

Italy`s Prime Minister Enrico Letta won a confidence vote in the Senate on Wednesday, confirming his government`s majority after promising sweeping reforms and urging lawmakers to back him or risk chaos.

Vietnam`s top leaders face first confidence vote

Vietnam`s leaders face a first-ever confidence vote in the communist-controlled parliament on Monday as the authoritarian regime seeks to defuse growing public anger over a lack of accountability and corruption.

Maldives to have secret ballot for confidence vote

Maldivian parliament Sunday opted to hold a secret ballot on the motion of no-confidence against President Mohamed Waheed, sources said.

New Greek government wins confidence vote

Greece`s new coalition government led by Prime Minister Antonis Samaras has won a vote of confidence in parliament.

Uttarakhand BJP MLAs summoned to Delhi

Fearing poaching by ruling
Congress ahead of the confidence vote in Uttarakhand, the
BJP has summoned all its 31 MLAs in the state to New Delhi.

Will Pak PM Gilani survive confidence vote?

Yousuf Raza Gilani must be keeping his fingers crossed after being served contempt of court notice by the Pak SC.

Italy govt wins confidence vote on austerity plan

Italian Premier Mario Monti easily won
a vote of confidence in the Senate on Friday.

Belgium government wins confidence vote

Belgium`s new government won a
parliamentary confidence vote on Saturday.

New Greek coalition wins confidence vote

Papademos` coalition won support from the vast majority of deputies in both main parties and the right-wing party.

Greek Premier struggles to end political deadlock

Greece`s Prime Minister struggled on Saturday to form a temporary coalition government in the near-bankrupt country.

Greek PM faces knife-edge survival vote

Greek PM`s plan for a referendum on a bailout - supposed to save both Greece, the eurozone from disaster - backfired disastrously.

Greek PM scraps referendum on Greek debt plan

George Papandreou warned an early election was too dangerous as it would force Greece into leaving the euro currency.

Italy`s Berlusconi wins confidence vote

Italian Premier Silvio Berlusconi has won a confidence vote in Parliament by 316 to 301.

Italian PM seeks confidence vote, expects to win

Silvio Berlusconi said a collapse of his centre-right coalition now would be catastrophic for Italy.

Greek PM survives confidence vote in parliament

Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou survived a confidence vote in parliament, winning a gamble on his govt survival.

Greek PM faces confidence vote, eye on 12 bn euro

Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou faces a confidence vote, a hurdle he must clear to secure a 12 billion euro ($17.2 billion) lifeline and avert the euro zone`s first sovereign debt default.