• Tue, 19 Jun 2018 12:35
    US Senate votes to reimpose ban on China's ZTE, shares plunge
    The US Senate defied President Donald Trump on Monday by voting to overrule his administration's deal with Chinese telecom firm ZTE and reimpose a ban on hi-tech chip sales to the company.
  • Sat, 26 May 2018 13:21
    Ireland tipped to repeal abortion ban by a landslide
    Traditionally Catholic Ireland looks set to "make history" by liberalising some of the strictest abortion laws in Europe, the Prime Minister said, as votes in the hard-fought referendum were counted Saturday.
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  • Sat, 12 May 2018 11:12
    East Timor votes after tense campaign
    East Timor headed to the polls Saturday after a tension-filled campaign that has focussed on boosting development and diversifying the impoverished young country's oil-dependent economy.
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  • Wed, 09 May 2018 10:37
    Malaysia GE: Voting begins for 'the mother of all elections'
    Malaysians across the country have begun casting their votes for what has been dubbed "the mother of all elections", an election which could see the country's first change in administration in 60 years.
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  • Wed, 09 May 2018 09:23
    14.4 million Malaysians to cast votes today
    Some 14.4 million Malay­sians will be casting their votes today from 8am to 5pm at 28,115 polling streams nationwide.
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  • Wed, 09 May 2018 01:00
    Dual Thai nationality votes being ‘sold’ for today’s Malaysian election
    MALAYSIAN authorities have tightened the border with Thailand after 200 people with dual nationality allegedly sold their votes in Northern Kelantan to cast ballots in today’s general election.
  • Sun, 06 May 2018 13:27
    ‘Enough time for postal voters’ : Malaysia EC
    KUALA LUMPUR: Postal votes, including overseas ballots, will reach voters and return in time by polling day on May 9, said Election Commission (EC) chairman Mohd Hashim Abdullah.
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  • Fri, 04 May 2018 01:00
    Ball in NLA court as selection panel picks new EC members
    NEW ELECTION commissioners who will take charge of holding the next national vote are expected to be in place by July after the National Legislative Assembly votes on ratifying on the five finalists chosen by the selection committee yesterday.
  • Mon, 05 Mar 2018 18:00
    PM urges people to look to their future and ignore candidates offering 'short-sighted promises'
    Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha on Monday urged people during his mobile Cabinet trip to the upper South to vote for those who have a longer-term vision, and not for candidates offering them short-sighted promises and populist policies, or the country would become bankrupt with everyone suffering as a result.
  • Mon, 05 Mar 2018 06:45
    Berlusconi's right-wing coalition ahead in Italy vote: exit polls
    Former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi's right-wing coalition is set to win the most votes in Italy's election but could fall short of an overall majority, according to exit polls published on Sunday.
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  • Thu, 15 Feb 2018 14:36
    Nearly million people eligible to regain social security insurance, as NLA passes draft
    Nearly a million people who lost their status under the Social Security Act now have a way to reinstate their status, after the National Legislative Assembly (NLA) on Thursday case 193 votes in favour of draft legislation.
  • Mon, 12 Feb 2018 01:00
    Poll numbers on Prawit do not make a majority 
    In the 2011 election, the Pheu Thai Party won, getting 15,744,190 votes while the Democrat Party, the runner up and a misnomer, got 11,433,762. 
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  • Thu, 18 Jan 2018 09:09
    Five Elections to watch in Asia in 2018
    First up is Afghanistan, where 20 million voters are scheduled to cast their votes on July 7. The country is at a crossroads after decades of war and chaos.
  • Sat, 23 Dec 2017 01:00
    Who wins after yet another anti-Israel vote? 
    It is an open secret that the United Nations routinely conducts anti-Israel votes which automatically get a huge majority due to the dominance of Islamic countries plus others whose dependence on the oil price means they dare not upset Arab and Muslim nations. 
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  • Mon, 27 Nov 2017 16:38
    Prayut urges understanding at public meeting in South
    Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha, who has made a trip South ahead of a mobile Cabinet meeting, told people in Pattani province on Monday that he wanted to build understanding about the government’s policies, not vie for votes.
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