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Mozambique votes in tense, high-stakes election

Mozambique votes in tense, high-stakes election

Mozambicans voted on Tuesday in an election widely expected to result in the ruling Frelimo party extending its decades-long rule over a country that is set to become one of the world's main gas exporters.

Panama votes for president; candidates vow to fight graft and inequality

Panama votes for president; candidates vow to fight graft and inequality

The polls opened in Panama on Sunday for a presidential election following a campaign led by a former farm minister whose promises to fight corruption and inequality resonated in the wake of bribery scandals ...

Police break up clashes in east India, Mumbai votes in fourth phase of massive poll

Police break up clashes in east India, Mumbai votes in fourth phase of massive poll

Police broke up clashes between rival groups of voters in a key eastern state on Monday as some of India's richest families and Bollywood stars also cast their ballots in Mumbai during the fourth phase ...

Indian PM votes in general election, trumpets national security

Indian PM votes in general election, trumpets national security

Millions of Indians voted in the third and largest phase of a staggered general election on Tuesday, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi who cast his ballot in his home state of Gujarat ...

Senate 'votes' to end US support for Saudi-led war in Yemen

Senate 'votes' to end US support for Saudi-led war in Yemen

The US senate has delivered a significant rebuke to the Trump administration by defying the advice of its top officials and advancing a measure that would cut American military support for the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen.

Brazil votes in tense election expected to sweep far right to power

Brazil votes in tense election expected to sweep far right to power

Brazilians were preparing to vote on Sunday in the country's most polarized election in decades, which could give the South American giant a far-right populist president.

Boy, 11, hacks into replica US vote website in minutes

Boy, 11, hacks into replica US vote website in minutes

The boy was the quickest of 35 children, aged 6 to 17, who all eventually hacked into copies of the websites of six swing states.

Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa takes strong lead in vote count

Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa takes strong lead in vote count

Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa took a strong lead in the counting of votes on Thursday.

Mexico votes for new president, leftist rebel favored to win

Mexico votes for new president, leftist rebel favored to win

Mexicans vote for a new president on Sunday in an election tipped to hand power to an anti-establishment outsider who would inject a new dose of nationalism into government and could sharpen divisions ...

Cambodia votes in Senate election, PM's party expected to win

Cambodia votes in Senate election, PM's party expected to win

Voting got under way in Cambodia on Sunday in a Senate election that the ruling party of Prime Minister Hun Sen was expected to sweep following a crackdown on opposition.

Australians swing against ruling coalition in knife-edge election

Australians swing against ruling coalition in knife-edge election

Australia appeared to be heading for a ok, hung parliament or a minority government with half the votes counted in a national poll on Saturday, potentially blocking Prime Minister Malcolm ...

Tajikistan votes in referendum

Tajikistan votes in referendum

Polls closed in former Soviet Tajikistan yesterday in a referendum on constitutional changes almost certain ...