Elections / Voting

Pakistan auctions cars in austerity drive, PM commutes by helicopter

Pakistan auctions cars in austerity drive, PM commutes by helicopter

Published 17/09/2018

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistan’s new government on Monday began auctioning off about 100 government-owned vehicles as part of new Prime Minister Imran Khan’s highly publicized [more…]

May cautions – Support my Brexit deal or face no deal

May cautions – Support my Brexit deal or face no deal

Published 17/09/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Theresa May cautioned rebels in her party that unless they support her potential Brexit deal with the EU then they [more…]

JP Morgan chief Dimon says shouldn’t have made remarks about Trump

JP Morgan chief Dimon says shouldn’t have made remarks about Trump

Published 16/09/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - JPMorgan Chase & Co Chief Executive Jamie Dimon on Sunday said he regretted comments that he was “smarter” than U.S. President Donald [more…]

Trump administration to send U.S. cellphones a test alert on Thursday

Trump administration to send U.S. cellphones a test alert on Thursday

Published 15/09/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration will send a message to all U.S. cellphones on Thursday to test a previously unused alert system that aims [more…]

Manafort cooperation could energize Mueller probe: legal experts

Manafort cooperation could energize Mueller probe: legal experts

Published 15/09/2018

(Reuters) - A plea deal by former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort to cooperate with U.S. prosecutors in their investigation of Russian interference in the [more…]

Trump ex-campaign head Manafort changes mind, cooperates in Russia…

Trump ex-campaign head Manafort changes mind, cooperates in Russia…

Published 14/09/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort will cooperate with the federal investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election, a dramatic [more…]

UK PM’s Brexit plans opposed by 80 rebels in her party: former…

UK PM’s Brexit plans opposed by 80 rebels in her party: former…

Published 10/09/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May’s Conservative Party faces a “catastrophic split” if she persists with her proposals on Brexit, which 80 or [more…]

UK government refuses to say if it has taken legal advice on second…

UK government refuses to say if it has taken legal advice on second…

Published 10/09/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - The British government has refused to confirm whether it has taken legal advice on holding a second referendum on the final Brexit [more…]

Sweden faces complex coalition talks after far-right gains

Sweden faces complex coalition talks after far-right gains

Published 10/09/2018

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Sweden faced weeks of uncertainty after its mainstream center-left and center-right blocs emerged in a dead heat from an election on Sunday, [more…]

House Republicans target more tax cuts as elections near

House Republicans target more tax cuts as elections near

Published 10/09/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives plan to unveil another round of tax cuts this week, hoping to draw a sharp [more…]