World | 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.
Agence France-Presse | Monday October 27, 2014
The www.cvk.gov.ua site, run by the commission in charge of organising Sunday's election, briefly shut down.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday October 26, 2014
Tunisians vote on Sunday in an election seen as pivotal to establishing democracy in the cradle of the Arab Spring uprisings, with security forces deploying heavily to avert extremist attacks.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday October 25, 2014
Brazilian authorities have deployed 35,000 military police in Rio de Janeiro ahead of Sunday's presidential run-off election after a string of attacks on police and clashes between drug gangs.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday October 17, 2014
New Zealand's election to the UN Security Council is a victory for small states that shows chequebook diplomacy is not needed to win a spot at the top table, Prime Minister John Key said on Friday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday September 22, 2014
The United States has welcomed a power-sharing deal that saw former finance minister Ashraf Ghani declared as Afghanistan's next president, and said it hopes to sign a crucial security agreement within a week.
India | Mid-day.com | Monday September 8, 2014
Border Security Force personnel, who were supposed to leave for election duty in Gujarat today, have received instructions from the Union Home Ministry not to leave the city until the last and most popular idol, Lalbaugcha Raja, is safely immersed in...
Monday September 1, 2014
PM Modi, on his first major foreign visit since a landslide election win in May, arrived on Saturday for a five-day trip aimed at capitalising on a personal affinity with Abe to bolster security and business ties in the face of an assertive China.
Sunday August 31, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Japan on Saturday seeking to capitalise on his affinity with Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe to strengthen security and business ties on his first major foreign visit since his landslide election victory in May...
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday July 8, 2014
NATO's chief warned on Tuesday that, despite a disputed election, Afghanistan must sign a security pact on a post-combat international training mission by September, or there will be "severe" problems for the Western alliance.
World | Reuters | Sunday July 6, 2014
Four days before Indonesia's presidential election, the two candidates and their running mates traded barbs over food security and graft in their final television debate on Saturday.
World | Reuters | Sunday June 8, 2014
Security is being ramped up so the two candidates in Afghanistan's presidential election run-off next week can continue campaigning after an attack on one of them killed 12 people, an Interior Ministry spokesman said Sunday.
World | Associated Press | Tuesday June 3, 2014
Security forces in Egypt have sealed off Cairo's famed Tahrir Square, hours ahead of results being announced in the country's first presidential election after the military ouster of Islamist President Mohammed Morsi.
World | Associated Press | Tuesday June 3, 2014
With security heightened in Damascus and thousands fearing rebel attacks in other cities, Syria holds an election Tuesday in the middle of its bloody civil war - a vote that President Bashar Assad is expected to win easily and that critics have denou...
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday May 23, 2014
Two people were killed in clashes between supporters of Egypt's ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi and security forces on Friday, the final day of campaigning for next week's presidential election, officials said.
World | Agence-France Presse | Saturday May 17, 2014
Ukraine's election body voiced fears on Saturday that it may be impossible to hold next weekend's presidential poll in the east, where a pro-Moscow insurgency is threatening to plunge the country into all-out civil war.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 15, 2014
About 25,000 police personnel and Home Guards will be deployed for security in Chennai and its suburban areas coming under Greater Chennai police limits for tomorrow's counting of votes in three centres.
Election 2014 | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday May 14, 2014
Counting of 8.2 million votes in Delhi will be done at seven counting centres where more than 7,000 security personnel drawn from Delhi Police and seven companies of a paramilitary force will be on duty, said a Delhi Election Commission official.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Monday May 12, 2014
As voters, election officials and security forces occupied a 117-year-old Buddhist monastery in Kolkata which was turned into a polling booth, monks there were forced to cancel their daily prayers and other religious activities.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 11, 2014
Reacting to the violence in West Bengal on the eve of the final phase of polling, the Communist Party of India on Sunday sought flag marches by central forces and enhanced security in the state.