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Pakistan loses UN human rights council election

Pakistan on Wednesday failed to win a re-election to the United Nations' human rights body. The 193-member General Assembly voted here to elect 18 new members of the UN Human Rights Council.......

UK polls: Millions begin casting votes in knife-edged general election

Polling began on Thursday in the United Kingdom in one of the closest general elections seen in decades with voters set to decide between the Conservatives of Prime Minister David Cameron, Ed......

UK: Leaders in last minute dash on eve of 'most unpredictable' polls

Party leaders and candidates are in a last-minute scramble for votes as Thursday’s United Kingdom general election is expected to be too close to call with opinion polls indicating just a......

Will Sitaram Yechury be the CPI-M's new boss?

The CPI-M will elect a new general secretary replacing Prakash Karat who steps down after three terms. Image: Communist Party of India-Marxist General Secretary Prakash Karat, right, and party......

Israelis vote for parliament, Netayahu's fate in balance

Israelis began voting on Tuesday in a general election following a high-pitched campaign that has turned into a referendum on the six-year rule of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu seeking a record......

Builders sitting on Rs 70k-cr unsold inventory

Experts attribute this to new launches in anticipation of a demand revival after the 2014 general elections The country’s top listed real estate companies reported nearly Rs 70,000 crore (Rs......

Will Jaitley reintroduce Fringe Benefits Tax?

FBT was an unpopular tax and withdrawn before the General Elections in 2009 The Tax Administration and Reform Commission (TARC) has suggested reintroducing the Fringe Benefits Tax (FBT) and Banking......

Why Mamata Banerjee threatens to take over Duncans Goenka group

The Duncans Goenka group is in a spot of bother over the death of workers and non-payment of dues to employees. In early 1979, Kolkata-based Keshav Prasad Goenka arranged his companies into three......

What will it take for India to be a superpower

'There is an insistence that the government bring about reforms if India is to succeed. The fact is that many nations have done reforms, but are not Great Powers,' says Aakar Patel. What does......

Why Manmohan Singh has turned his back on reforms

'If anyone is able to understand the importance of Modi's endeavours to revive the economy -- even against opposition from sections of his own saffron brotherhood -- it is the former prime......

Tainted Bhanot elected Asian Athletics Association vice-President

Scam-tainted former IOA Secretary General Lalit Bhanot was on Monday elected vice-President of the Asian Athletics Association (AAA) in polls held in Wuhan, China. Recommended by the Athletics......

PHOTOS: Bowlers take honours on Day 1 of historic day-night Test

IMAGE: New Zealand's Doug Bracewell celebrates dismissing Australia's Joe Burns on Day 1 of the Third Test at Adelaide Oval in Adelaide on Friday. Photograph: Cameron Spencer/Getty Images New......

Humiliated Blatter says, I'll fight for me and for FIFA

The suspended president of the international football body believes only FIFA Congress can bar him, not the Ethics Committee. IMAGE: Suspended FIFA President Sepp Blatter says he is not a FIFA......

Three-day affairs the latest trend for Tests in India?

Going by the state of the pitch and match situation after Day 1 in the ongoing third Test against South Africa in Nagpur, few are betting against another three-day finish, says Harish......

FIFA seeking life ban for UEFA president Platini

IMAGE: President of UEFA Michel Platini. Photograph: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images Former French football great Michel Platini, until recently seen as the man to lead soccer's governing body FIFA......
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Burkina votes for new president after year of upheaval

AFP Burkina Faso elects a new president and parliament Sunday hoping to turn the page on a year of turmoil during which the west African nation's... ...
Paris hosts world for the eart …

By | The Indian Express IN THE strongest-ever push for a global agreement on climate change, leaders and monarchs from nearly 150 countries will... ...
Stage set for district, taluka panchayat elections

AHMEDABAD: More than 1.10 lakh security personnel from the central paramilitary forces, State Reserve Police, local police stations and Sagar... ...
Setback for BJP as …

The Indian Express Vipul Chaudhary, the ousted chairman of Mehsana District Cooperative Milk Producers Union or Dudhsagar Dairy, got a major shot... ...
Pinarayi to lead Kerala March

CPI(M) Polit Bureau member Pinarayi Vijayan could be the frontrunner for Chief Minister's post. Perhaps indicating that CPI(M) Polit Bureau... ...

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