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Abdulla Yameen wins presidential run-off vote in Maldives Nov 17, 10:33 am
London, Nov. 17 (ANI): Abdulla Yameen has won the presidential election run-off vote in the Maldives.
Maldives SC delays presidential run-off vote Nov 11, 1:39 pm
London, Nov. 11 (ANI): The Maldives Supreme Court has suspended a presidential election run-off, after protests from a candidate.
Egypt to hold parliamentary polls in February, March 2014 Nov 9, 2:55 pm
London, Nov. 09 (ANI): The Egyptian foreign minister has announced the parliamentary and presidential elections will be held between February and March 2014 in a bid to end the uncertainty over the country's democratic transition after Mohamed Morsi's ouster in July.
Maldives' presidential candidates 'agree to 9 November vote' Nov 7, 11:14 am
London, Nov. 7 (ANI): The three presidential candidates in Maldives have agreed to take part in elections on 9th November as planned.
New York, Nov. 02 (ANI): Bill Clinton had reportedly joked about President Barack Obama that "he's luckier than a dog with two d***s" to describe his comeback in 2012 presidential election, a forthcoming book on elections revealed.
World boxing star Vitali Klitschko says will run for Ukraine president in 2015 elections Oct 25, 11:18 am
London, Oct 25 (ANI): Ukrainian heavyweight boxing champion Vitali Klitschko has announced that he will run in the country's 2015 presidential election, in response to a bill passed in parliament that bars candidates who have lived outside Ukraine during the past decade.
Maldives presidential elections to be held on November 9 Oct 22, 10:48 am
London, Oct. 22 (ANI): Maldives poll officials have set November 9 as the next date for presidential elections amid a growing dispute over the delayed vote.
Islamabad, Oct. 21 (ANI): United Nations head Ban Ki-moon has expressed concern to the cancellation of presidential election in the Maldives that has heightened tensions in the Indian Ocean nation.
London, Oct. 19 (ANI): A Maldivian poll official has blamed police for stopping the presidential election from going ahead.
Beijing, Oct. 16 (ANI): Maldives President Mohammed Waheed Hassan has said he will remain an independent observer of the upcoming presidential elections but expressed doubt over their credibility.
Maldives prez Waheed pulls out from presidential bid Oct 13, 10:55 am
London, Oct. 133 (ANI): Maldives President Mohamed Waheed has pulled out of this year's presidential election, after receiving five percent vote in the first round of the ballot.
U.S. concerned over further delay in Maldives polls Oct 12, 1:14 pm
Islamabad, Oct. 12 (ANI): The United States has shown deep concern over continued legal actions in Maldives that could further delay the presidential elections.
Kabul, Oct.10 (ANI): With the deadline for the filing of nominations having ended, the presidential election scene in Afghanistan is getting clearer, but the final picture will emerge only on November 16, with the publication of the final list after scrutiny of papers by the Independent Afghan Election Commission.
London, Oct. 8 (ANI): The Maldives Supreme Court has reportedly annulled the results of the first round of voting in presidential elections, held on 7 September, amidst allegations of electoral fraud.
Islamabad, Oct. 3 (ANI): Outgoing Maldivian president Mohamed Waheed has said he will resist international pressure to hold the second round of presidential elections in the country.
Maldives Supreme Court postpones presidential run-off Sep 24, 1:05 pm
London, Sept. 24 (ANI): The Maldives Supreme Court has postponed the second round of the country's presidential election, which was due to have taken place on Saturday.
Beijing, Aug. 17 (Xinhua-ANI): UN Security Council on Friday praised Mali for peaceful presidential election, calling it "a major step toward the restoration of democratic governance and constitutional order" in the country.
Tsvangirai withdraws vote challenge to Mugabe's election suspecting 'unfair' investigation Aug 17, 11:02 am
Johannesburg, Aug 17 (ANI): Zimbabwe's opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai has withdrawn a legal challenge against last month's disputed presidential election because his party believes the courts would not be fair, in looking at the questionable victory of rival Robert Mugabe.
Is Oprah Winfrey entering politics again? Aug 12, 4:30 pm
Washington, Aug. 12 (ANI): Is talk show queen Oprah Winfrey returning to politics? It would seem so, given that she has been nominated for the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the United States highest civilian honour, for her contribution to American culture, and with her asking people to watch her new movie "The Butler" to understand the depth and importance of President Barack Obama.
Islamabad, Aug. 6 (ANI): Taliban leader Mullah Omar has dismissed presidential elections, due in Afghanistan next year, as a 'waste of time'.
Johannesburg, Aug. 5 (ANI): The international community, by and large, has reacted with dismay over the result of the latest general elections in Zimbabwe, which has once again returned President Robert Mugabe to power with a two-thirds majority.
London, Aug 4 (ANI): After Robert Mugabe was declared the winner of Zimbabwe's presidential election on Saturday with a convincing margin, the United States and Britain have expressed their concerns over the conduct of the vote.
Washington, Aug.3 (ANI): A new poll released this week in Alaska has revealed that former state governor and 2008 Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin is unlikely to enjoy home field advantage when the next presidential elections in 2016 takes place.
London, August 3 (ANI): Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's party has won the presidential elections with almost two-third majority.
Johannesburg, August 1 (ANI): The African Union's (AU) top poll observer has said that Zimbabwe's presidential elections have passed off smoothly.
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