Tag: Election

Tarnished by bailout, Greek PM eyes reshuffle before election

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is poised to announce a cabinet reshuffle this week to freshen up a government lagging in the polls as...

Iraqi PM suspends electricity minister amid unrest over poor services

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi suspended his electricity minister on Sunday amid continuing protests over poor public services especially power cuts and rampant corruption,...

On eve of election, Zimbabwe’s Mugabe condemns ruling party

The day before Zimbabwe's first election since former president Robert Mugabe was ousted in a de facto coup, the 94-year-old said he hoped his...

Cambodia to probe election boycott call

Cambodia's election organisers said on Monday they will investigate a complaint against about 30 former opposition party members for calling for a boycott of...

Mexico leftist vows no tolerance on corruption after historic win

Mexico's new president Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said he would pursue friend and foe alike in a crackdown on corruption after voters handed him...

21% of prisoners voted in 2017 election

126 out of the 591 prisoners in the Corradino Correctional Facility voted in the 2017 General Election. This was said in Parliament by the Minister...

Turks living in Malta did not vote for Erdogan

Citizens of Turkey living Malta overwhelmingly voted for candidate Muharrem Ince, of the Turkish Republikan Party (CHP), who obtained 80.5% of votes by the Turks...

Briguglio and Engerer to contest European Parliament election

Nationalist Party Councilor Michael Briguglio and former Permanent Representative of Malta to the European Union in Brussels Cyrus Engerer, announced that they will be...