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.
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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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.