India Lok Sabha election 2024 Phase 3: Who votes and what’s at stake? | India Election 2024 News

[ad_1] Millions of Indians will cast their ballots on May 7 in the third phase of a seven-phase election, which will feature India’s powerful interior minister, a perfume baron and the scion of a former princely state. Minister of Home Affairs Amit Shah, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s right-hand man, is seeking re-election from the city … Read more

Stand-in Jose Raul Mulino wins Panama presidential race | Elections News

[ad_1] The stand-in candidate for popular ex-President Ricardo Martinelli has promised to boost the economy. Jose Raul Mulino, a stand-in for a former president banned from running, has won the country’s presidential elections. Authorities unofficially called the race late on Sunday after three of Mulino’s closest competitors conceded defeat. The former security minister, who was … Read more

President vs Prime Minister: What’s at stake in Chad presidential election? | Elections News

[ad_1] Chadians head to the polls on Monday to elect a new president in what could be the nation’s most-watched election in three decades. The polls will mark the end of a transition to democracy by the ruling military government, one of several currently in power in West and Central Africa. But some experts say … Read more

Panama court rules leading candidate Mulino may remain in presidential race | Elections News

[ad_1] The decision removes uncertainty over Mulino’s eligibility just two days before the vote in the Central American country. Panama’s Supreme Court has ruled that frontrunner Jose Raul Mulino is eligible to run in the Central American country’s presidential election. The ruling on Friday came just two days before the vote and ends uncertainty that … Read more

Trump held in contempt of court in New York trial for gag order violations | Donald Trump News

[ad_1] Judge in hush money trial says Trump violated the order nine times and warns future violations could result in jail time. The judge in Donald Trump’s New York hush money trial has held the former United States president in contempt of court for repeatedly violating a gag order. The order prohibited Trump from speaking … Read more

Solomon Islands pro-China PM Manasseh Sogavare fails to secure majority | Elections News

[ad_1] Sogavare vies with opposition parties to form governing coalition after inconclusive election. The Solomon Islands election has delivered no clear winner leaving pro-China Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare in a race with rival opposition politicians to form a coalition to lead the Pacific island nation. Solomon Islanders voted a week ago in a closely fought … Read more

‘Absolute power’: After pro-China Maldives leader’s big win, what’s next? | Elections News

[ad_1] Very few expected Maldivian President Mohamed Muizzu’s party to win Sunday’s parliamentary elections, that too by a landslide. For this was a man whose triumph in the presidential poll last year came by a fluke. Back then, the 45-year-old mayor of the capital Male entered the presidential race only at the eleventh hour as … Read more