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Defeated Indonesian presidential candidate accepts court ruling

Last Updated: Friday, August 22, 2014, 01:35

Former general Prabowo Subianto accepted the final ruling of the Constitutional Court that has summarily rejected all his allegations that challenged the result of Indonesia`s presidential race, his party coalition spokesman said Thursday.

Texas governor vows to fight against `farce` indictment

Last Updated: Sunday, August 17, 2014, 01:39

Texas Governor Rick Perry, a potential 2016 Republican presidential candidate, vowed on Saturday to fight charges that he abused his power, calling the indictment a politically-motivated "farce."

No recording of crash that killed Brazil candidate

Last Updated: Saturday, August 16, 2014, 06:43

Brazil`s Air Force said the black box recovered from the wreckage of the plane crash that killed a presidential candidate does not contain a recording of the flight.

Texas governor indicted over effort to remove official

Last Updated: Saturday, August 16, 2014, 05:45

Texas Governor Rick Perry, a potential 2016 Republican presidential candidate, was indicted on Friday over an effort to force a local Democratic prosecutor to resign.

National mourning declared in Brazil over presidential candidate`s death

Last Updated: Thursday, August 14, 2014, 04:02

Brazil`s President Dilma Rousseff declared three days of official mourning following the unexpected death of Socialist Party presidential candidate Eduardo Campos.

Brazil presidential candidate Campos dies in plane crash: Report

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 13, 2014, 22:26

Brazilian presidential candidate Eduardo Campos was killed in a plane crash on Wednesday, local television channel GloboNews reported, throwing the country`s October election into disarray and knocking local financial markets lower.

Turkey presidential elections won by PM Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Last Updated: Monday, August 11, 2014, 13:11

Outgoing Turkish PM Recep Tayyip Erdogan will remain at the helm of Turkey for another five years after he won the country`s first direct presidential polls in the first round itself, avoiding the need of a run-off election.

Erdogan wins Turkish presidency in first round triumph

Last Updated: Monday, August 11, 2014, 01:18

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan won an outright victory in the first round of presidential elections on Sunday, promising to be a powerful head of state amid fears his country is creeping towards one-man rule.

Erdogan wins Turkish presidency in first round triumph

Last Updated: Monday, August 11, 2014, 01:00

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday won an outright victory in the first round of presidential elections, promising to be a powerful head of state amid fears his country is creeping towards one-man rule.

Afghan presidential candidates agree to accept election results

Last Updated: Friday, August 08, 2014, 22:48

Afghan presidential candidates Abdullah Abdullah and Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai Friday agreed to accept the election results.

Afghan election commission resumes vote auditing

Last Updated: Monday, August 04, 2014, 14:24

Afghanistan`s election commission Monday resumed auditing process of votes cast in the presidential runoff after a 40-minute suspension.

Turkey`s Erdogan holds mass election rally in Istanbul

Last Updated: Monday, August 04, 2014, 01:52

Tens of thousands of supporters of Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan massed in Istanbul for his last big rally in Turkey`s largest city one week ahead of Presidential Elections.