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Counting underway in fourth elections to Stormont Assembly
# Stormont
# Stormont

Counting underway in fourth elections to Stormont Assembly

May 6th 2011, 12:23 PM 251 Views 0 Comments

The DUP and Sinn Féin are expected to remain the biggest parties in Stormont – with a minor chance of Sinn Féin coming out on top.

Polls open across UK for local elections and electoral referendum
# Elections
# Elections

Polls open across UK for local elections and electoral referendum

May 5th 2011, 9:40 AM 242 Views 0 Comments

Elections will be held in Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales and England but the main talking point is a referendum on reforming the UK parliamentary voting system.

Varadkar's team remove '10,000 cable ties' abandoned after election
# Cable Ties
# Cable Ties

Varadkar's team remove '10,000 cable ties' abandoned after election

May 3rd 2011, 2:02 PM 3,261 Views 0 Comments

Tourism minister Leo Varadkar says he and his team have removed thousands of ties abandoned after removing election posters.

Haitian pop singer officially declared president
# Haiti
# Haiti

Haitian pop singer officially declared president

Apr 21st 2011, 8:18 PM 1,077 Views 0 Comments

Michel Martelly has called on the Haitian people to unite and work together, but local media reports that violence has broken out in several cities.

Jonathan appeals for calm after being declared Nigerian winner
Live Apr 19th 2011, 9:07 AM

Jonathan appeals for calm after being declared Nigerian winner

Riots break out in Nigeria over incumbent Goodluck Jonathan's likely election success
Live Apr 18th 2011, 4:47 PM

Riots break out in Nigeria over incumbent Goodluck Jonathan's likely election success

Voting underway in Nigerian elections amid bombing
Live Apr 9th 2011, 10:03 AM

Voting underway in Nigerian elections amid bombing

In photos: Haitians react to presidential poll
# Haiti
# Haiti

In photos: Haitians react to presidential poll

Apr 5th 2011, 7:51 AM 773 Views 0 Comments

Fears of further post-election violence prove unfounded as preliminary results show popular singer Michel Martelly takes two-thirds of vote.

Over €1m wasted on postage due to out-of-date Seanad registers
# Seanad Elections
# Seanad Elections

Over €1m wasted on postage due to out-of-date Seanad registers

Mar 24th 2011, 4:10 PM 1,186 Views 0 Comments

Candidates for the Seanad’s University panels claim the voting register is badly out of date – wasting thousands in postage costs.

Counting underway after second round presidential election in Haiti
# Haiti
# Haiti

Counting underway after second round presidential election in Haiti

Mar 21st 2011, 9:37 AM 462 Views 2 Comments

Police say two people were shot dead in separate political clashes, but otherwise voting passed off peacefully yesterday.

Haitians head to the polls in presidential run-off
# Haiti
# Haiti

Haitians head to the polls in presidential run-off

Mar 20th 2011, 1:36 PM 596 Views 0 Comments

Appeals for calm as electorate cast votes in the second round of presidential election.

Wyclef Jean shot and injured in Haiti
# Haiti
From The Daily Edge
# Haiti

Wyclef Jean shot and injured in Haiti

Mar 20th 2011, 10:08 AM 3,128 Views 0 Comments

Former presidential hopeful was shot in the hand while in Delmas, Haiti, yesterday.

Ivory Coast families trapped in church without food, water: UNHCR
# Ivory Coast
# Ivory Coast

Ivory Coast families trapped in church without food, water: UNHCR

Mar 1st 2011, 5:51 PM 616 Views 0 Comments

UN refugee agency receiving increasing reports of violence and death amid the political uncertainty in Ivory Coast.

In photos: Burma takes to the polls on election day
# Burma
# Burma

In photos: Burma takes to the polls on election day

Nov 7th 2010, 2:49 PM 370 Views 0 Comments

Allegations of election fraud and intimidation as Burma closes polls on first national election in 20 years. Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi boycotted the vote, leading others to follow suit.

Thanks but no thanks: Bruton and Dunphy both rebuff FG
# Fine Gael
# Fine Gael

Thanks but no thanks: Bruton and Dunphy both rebuff FG

Oct 24th 2010, 3:19 PM 264 Views 0 Comments

Former Taoiseach John Bruton has no interest in the presidency, while Eamon Dunphy turned down TWO by-election offers.

Eamon Dunphy tears into Norris presidential ambitions
# Elections
# Elections

Eamon Dunphy tears into Norris presidential ambitions

Sep 4th 2010, 2:28 PM 999 Views 0 Comments

“The last thing we need for our Presidency is to have this clown in office,” says the outspoken pundit.

Miriam rules out run for Presidency in 2011
# Your Say
# Your Say

Miriam rules out run for Presidency in 2011

Aug 30th 2010, 1:26 PM 2,535 Views 0 Comments

The broadcaster dismisses the story as the internet is divided over President O’Callaghan. What do you think?

Rwandan re-elects president with 93% approval
# Rwanda
# Rwanda

Rwandan re-elects president with 93% approval

Aug 10th 2010, 3:42 PM 146 Views 0 Comments

Paul Kigame retains power with landslide victory.

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