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Election fraud

Baseless allegations threaten election process

A number of allegations have been made that threaten the integrity of the election process, and there seems to be an agenda.

Apr 29, 2019, 14:29 PM IST

Thousands march across Kabul to protest election fraud

Thousands of angry protesters marched on the Afghan president`s palace on Friday in support of candidate Abdullah Abdullah`s allegations that mass fraud had been committed during the presidential election by organisers and state officials.

Jun 27, 2014, 17:19 PM IST

Afghan election commission official steps down

The chief of Afghanistan`s Election Commission secretariat Ziaul Haq Omarkhil announced his resignation Monday amid allegations of election fraud in the June 14 runoff presidential vote by presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah.

Jun 23, 2014, 20:39 PM IST

Sikh leader charged with election fraud in New Zealand

A Sikh leader in New Zealand was on Monday charged with 20 counts of forging election documents to increase his chances of winning a local body poll in 2010.

Oct 15, 2013, 00:23 AM IST

Malaysian opposition files suit against EC over election fraud

Malaysia`s opposition alliance on Monday filed a suit against the country`s Election Commission, claiming fraud over the use of the indelible ink during the May 5 general elections.

Jul 15, 2013, 15:25 PM IST

Anti-vote fraud protests in Russia for 3rd night

Police in Russia`s two largest cities
have arrested scores of demonstrators in a third straight night of protests against the ruling party and alleged election fraud.

Dec 08, 2011, 09:42 AM IST

Protests, arrests in Russia as Putin loses sheen

Putin`s popularity ratings have fallen and he upset many Russians by saying he planned to swap jobs with Prez Medvedev.

Dec 06, 2011, 09:52 AM IST

Afghan lawmakers drop Karzai court demand

Lawmakers set aside a demand to scrap a court probing election fraud.

Jan 24, 2011, 00:19 AM IST

Afghan lawmakers plan showdown with president

200 lawmakers met at a Kabul hotel & reiterated their defiance to Karzai.

Jan 21, 2011, 23:47 PM IST