Elections / Voting

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…]

Top Democrats leave open option of Trump impeachment after Mueller…

Top Democrats leave open option of Trump impeachment after Mueller…

Published 22/04/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Top congressional Democrats left the door open on Sunday to the impeachment of U.S. President Donald Trump, but said they would first [more…]

Vulnerable House Democrats tread carefully in wake of Mueller report

Vulnerable House Democrats tread carefully in wake of Mueller report

Published 21/04/2019

(Reuters) - Vulnerable House Democrats, mindful of President Donald Trump’s continued strength among Republican voters, are using caution in how they respond to the special [more…]

Republican Romney says he is ‘sickened’ by Trump’s behavior during…

Republican Romney says he is ‘sickened’ by Trump’s behavior during…

Published 19/04/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney said on Friday he was “sickened” by the dishonesty of U.S. President Donald Trump and people [more…]

Trump lawyers reviewed Mueller report for 10 hours before it was…

Trump lawyers reviewed Mueller report for 10 hours before it was…

Published 19/04/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump’s personal lawyers spent at least 10 hours reviewing Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report on Russian meddling in the [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…]

Brexit-hungry media to be turfed off grassy patch outside UK…

Brexit-hungry media to be turfed off grassy patch outside UK…

Published 10/04/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - After months of grueling political perma-crisis, Brexit is taking its toll on the British political establishment - not least the small patch [more…]

Texas civil court judge accidentally resigns

Texas civil court judge accidentally resigns

Published 02/04/2019

(Reuters) - An April Fools’ Day resignation prank? One Texas civil court judge wishes it were so. A newly elected judge in Houston accidentally resigned [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…]