ELECTION

India’s Modi condemns Sri Lanka attacks, says he can defeat the…

India’s Modi condemns Sri Lanka attacks, says he can defeat the…

Published 22/04/2019

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - After condemning the series of deadly bomb attacks on Sri Lankan churches and luxury hotels on Sunday that killed more than [more…]

Biden to announce U.S. presidential run on Wednesday: report

Biden to announce U.S. presidential run on Wednesday: report

Published 19/04/2019

(Reuters) - Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden plans to make a widely expected announcement of his candidacy for the presidency in a video on [more…]

Slovak ruling party candidate Sefcovic concedes defeat in…

Slovak ruling party candidate Sefcovic concedes defeat in…

Published 30/03/2019

BRATISLAVA (Reuters) - Slovakia’s ruling party-backed candidate Maros Sefcovic conceded defeat in the euro zone country’s presidential election on Saturday. Sefcovic, a vice-president the European [more…]

Artists use Ukraine president’s candy wrappers for critical portrait

Artists use Ukraine president’s candy wrappers for critical portrait

Published 29/03/2019

KIEV (Reuters) - As Ukraine heads in a presidential election on Sunday, two artists have created an unflattering portrait of incumbent Petro Poroshenko using sweet [more…]

Bears in Russian zoo predict Ukrainian election

Bears in Russian zoo predict Ukrainian election

Published 28/03/2019

KRASNOYARSK, Russia (Reuters) - “Anyone but Poroshenko!” cried the crowd in a Russian zoo on Thursday as a brown bear made its way toward a [more…]

Exclusive: Coal deal showcases lack of transparency in Ukraine

Exclusive: Coal deal showcases lack of transparency in Ukraine

Published 25/03/2019

NOVOVOLYNSK, Ukraine (Reuters) - Ukrainian police are investigating two companies and a factory over a coal deal which some anti-corruption campaigners say epitomizes the difficulties [more…]

O’Rourke candidacy asks: Can a moderate white male win the 2020…

O’Rourke candidacy asks: Can a moderate white male win the 2020…

Published 17/03/2019

MOUNT VERNON, Iowa (Reuters) - As he had done at several stops in his first campaign trip as a presidential candidate, Beto O’Rourke on Friday [more…]

Senator Gillibrand formally launches presidential campaign

Senator Gillibrand formally launches presidential campaign

Published 17/03/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand formally launched her presidential bid on Sunday morning, announcing she will deliver her first major speech next week [more…]

Workers on Sanders’ 2020 White House campaign join union

Workers on Sanders’ 2020 White House campaign join union

Published 15/03/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Workers on Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Bernie Sanders’ campaign have joined a labor union, becoming the first presidential campaign in history to [more…]

Booker says Democrats will put ‘a woman on the ticket’ in 2020…

Booker says Democrats will put ‘a woman on the ticket’ in 2020…

Published 15/03/2019

LEBANON, N.H. (Reuters) - Democratic U.S. Senator Cory Booker all but guaranteed at a campaign event on Friday that he will pick a woman as [more…]