Early elections

Greece to hold early elections on Sept 20: Source

Greece to hold early elections on Sept 20: Source

 Greece is likely to hold early elections on Sept. 20, a Greek government official told reporters on Thursday.

Aug 20, 2015, 21:03 PM IST
Greek PM poised to call snap election to quell party rebellion

Greek PM poised to call snap election to quell party rebellion

 Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is set to call early elections, state television said on Thursday, hoping to quell a rebellion in his leftist Syriza party and seal support to implement a tough bailout programme. 

Aug 20, 2015, 19:05 PM IST

Greek govt has `no intention` of calling early election

 Greece`s government has "no intention" of calling early elections while in the throes of finalising a deal with its eurozone partners on a new bailout, a spokeswoman for Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said Monday.

Jul 21, 2015, 02:29 AM IST

Madagascar lawmakers call for early elections

An alliance of Madagascan lawmakers "demanded" early elections late Friday as the country`s constitutional court assessed whether an impeachment attempt against the president could go ahead.

Jun 13, 2015, 00:19 AM IST

Slovenian PM resigns, early elections expected

Slovenian Prime Minister Alenka Bratusek Monday submitted a letter of resignation to Parliament Speaker Janko Veber, two days after she announced her decision to quit.

May 05, 2014, 20:31 PM IST

Slovenian PM Alenka Bratusek to resign Monday, snap vote in June

Slovenian Prime Minister Alenka Bratusek said Saturday she has agreed with coalition partners to resign on Monday to create the conditions for early elections in June.

May 03, 2014, 17:55 PM IST

Turkey PM`s party rules out early elections

Turkey`s PM convened his party leadership to discuss anti-govt protests and urged the govt to call early elections and renew its mandate.

Jun 09, 2013, 09:22 AM IST

UPA looks to complete term, but can`t make predictions: Salman Khurshid

Stopping short of making a direct comment on Lok Sabha polls, External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid said the UPA looks forward to complete its term in office, but noted one cannot make predictions in politics.

Apr 07, 2013, 22:33 PM IST

Nation heading towards early elections: Badal

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Saturday said the nation was heading towards early elections.

Sep 22, 2012, 18:52 PM IST

Afghan President Karzai may call early elections

Karzai said he had been thinking about finding a way to avoid holding the election and the troop pullout simultaneously.

Apr 12, 2012, 20:49 PM IST

Over 50,000 rally in Serbia for early elections

Leader of an opposition nationalist party announced a hunger strike to force early elections.

Apr 16, 2011, 22:41 PM IST

No early elections until violence ends: Thai PM

Two months of turmoil has left 85 people dead and deeply divided Thailand.

May 23, 2010, 15:32 PM IST