World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday May 28, 2015
Burundi's influential Catholic Church said today it was withdrawing support for upcoming elections in the crisis-hit country, dealing a fresh blow to President Pierre Nkurunziza's controversial bid to run for a third term.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday May 10, 2015
Poland voted today in presidential elections after a lacklustre campaign focused on national security and social issues, with incumbent Bronislaw Komorowski expected to win, but not without a struggle.
World News | Reuters | Monday April 13, 2015
Germany's foreign minister welcomed Democrat Hillary Clinton's expected announcement that she will run for the US presidency in the 2016 election race, saying she had showed herself to be a strong partner for Europe.
India News | Written by Vishnu Som | Wednesday April 8, 2015
After the Jammu and Kashmir elections, which saw the highest voter turn-out in the last 25 years, NDTV has accessed exclusive information on the unprecedented and innovative use of mini-drones and social media by security forces in ensuring that the ...
World News | Reuters | Wednesday April 8, 2015
US Senator Rand Paul promised to be a different kind of Republican on Tuesday, launching a 2016 White House bid by saying he would stand up for individual freedoms that are being trampled by "the Washington machine."
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday March 25, 2015
Nigeria's federal police chief today ordered restrictions on movement on election day this weekend, as the country goes to the polls to choose a new president and parliament.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday March 13, 2015
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned today that Israeli security would be at risk if the centre-left opposition won next week's election, vowing he would not join a national unity government.
Delhi News | Reported by Sonal Mehrotra and Edited by Abhishek Chakraborty | Friday February 27, 2015
Arvind Kejriwal, Delhi chief minister, will this evening visit the Delhi Police headquarters, where police chief BS Bassi will make a presentation to him on women's security, a key election promise of the Aam Aadmi Party.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 13, 2015
Polling for the Panaji Assembly seat bye-election began today at 8 am with Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar among the first few to cast his vote.
Delhi News | Reported by Sonal Mehrotra; Edited by Sugam Singhal | Thursday February 12, 2015
Arvind Kejriwal, who will return as Chief Minister of Delhi on Saturday, has refused Z security, which is the most elaborate of different types of protection offered to politicians."
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 10, 2015
Chief Minister-designate Arvind Kejriwal has been given Z-plus security by the Delhi Police from today. under the Z-plus cover he will be protected round-the-clock by 12 commandos armed with automatic guns.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday February 8, 2015
Nigeria has postponed its presidential election on security grounds as the Boko Haram conflict intensifies, handing a potential lifeline to the ruling party as it battles a tough challenge from the opposition.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday February 8, 2015
Nigeria's electoral commission on Saturday announced a six-week postponement to the presidential elections, citing fears over security and the Boko Haram insurgency.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday February 7, 2015
Campaigning in Nigeria's knife-edge Presidential Election entered its final week today, with mounting questions about whether the vote will even go ahead and persistent security fears.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday February 7, 2015
A total of 55,000 policemen, along with paramilitary forces, have been deployed to maintain law and order and ensure peaceful voting in the Delhi assembly polls today.
Delhi News | Reported by Ketki Angre; edited by Mala Das | Wednesday February 4, 2015
Arvind Kejriwal takes his battle to the turf of Kiran Bedi, his main rival for the post of Delhi chief minister today, strategically focusing on women's security, the BJP leader's key agenda, and also featuring a former top cop to counter her USP.
Assembly Delhi | Reported by Ketki Angre, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Tuesday February 3, 2015
Four days before elections in Delhi, the BJP today released its vision document 2015 for Delhi, with big focus on women's security, an issue at the core of the election campaign of Kiran Bedi, the party's presumptive prime minister.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 22, 2015
The Chief Ministers' Conference on internal security, scheduled for January 31, has been deferred, apparently due to the upcoming Delhi Assembly polls and non-availability of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Monday December 22, 2014
Indian Air Force played a vital role in the recently concluded Assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir and Jharkhand by ferrying electoral staff, security forces and EVMs to difficult terrains.
World News | Reuters | Monday December 15, 2014
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, brushing aside suggestions that a low turnout tarnished his coalition's election win, vowed on Monday to stick to his reflationary economic policies, tackle painful structural reforms and pursue his muscular securi...
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 6, 2014
Unfazed by militant attacks that left 13 people dead on Friday, political parties continued with their campaign in poll-bound Jammu and Kashmir amid heightened security arrangements ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit on Monday.
India News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday December 5, 2014
In a series of terror attacks in Kashmir, large parts of which will vote on Tuesday in a staggered election, 13 people were killed today. In addition to a civilian, nine soldiers and three policemen were killed, marking the heaviest losses for securi...
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh (With agencies) | Friday December 5, 2014
Seven members of the security forces were killed this morning in a suicide attack on an army artillery camp in Kashmir's Uri sector as militants step up violence in a state that is in the midst of elections.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday November 8, 2014
Still smarting from his election night mauling, President Barack Obama heads this weekend to China seeking to reassure Asian nations of America's commitment to its much-vaunted pivot to the region.