HONG KONG (Reuters) - A small electoral college began voting for a new Hong Kong leader on Sunday amid accusations that Beijing is meddling and denying the Chinese-ruled financial hub a more populist.. Reuters India Also reported by •DNA
US President Donald Trump today accused the Democratic party of making up allegations about his campaigns links with Russia and the Russian interference in the presidential poll, saying federal.. Deccan Herald
On Tuesday, the Dutch Electoral College officially confirmed Conservative Prime Minister Mark Rutte's victory over far-right nominee Geert Wilders. Rutte's Party for Freedom and Democracy, the VVD, won.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
“Full Frontal with Samantha Bee” edited a tweet from Donald Trump on Monday, mocking him for being a “giant baby.” “In light of Comey’s testimony, figured we’d fix this for you,” read a.. Source: Wochit Entertainment -
President Donald Trump isn't happy about the House Intelligence Committee's probe into whether his campaign colluded with Russia. Nathan Rousseau Smith (@fantasticmrnate) has the details. Source: Veuer -
The big question after November 8th, 2016, was if the world had a place for political satire. Did we as a society jump the shark and land directly into r/nottheonion? Probably, but the comedy machine.. Source: Wochit Entertainment -
The massive victories in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand have given Prime Minister Narendra Modi a free hand to choose a President of his choice after Pranab Mukherjee completes his tenure in.. Deccan Herald
The landslide win in UP and Uttarakhand have narrowed the shortfall of votes the NDA’s will need in the electoral college to pick the President of its choice. However the gap can easily be narrowed.. IndiaTimes
There’s something beautiful about seeing votes counted in a democracy – which despite its numerous faults – remains the most desirable form of governance. And voters also have a habit of smashing.. DNA
The NDA was short of 75,076 (value of votes) from the majority mark in the electoral college (having value of votes of 10,98,882 in total) before the results of the five states — Uttar Pradesh,.. IndiaTimes
The BJPs decisive victory in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarkhand assembly polls will empower the saffron party in the selection of the next presidential candidate when Pranab Mukherjee retires in July.
The.. Deccan Herald
The BJP's big win in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand will give Prime Minister Narendra Modi room to push for his choice in the presidential election, which is due in July.
Considered the next big.. Deccan Herald
*Los Angeles:* English actor and basketball player Neil Fingleton, best-known for playing Mag the Mighty in "Game of Thrones" had died. He was 36.
Standing at over 7 feet tall, Fingleton was the.. Mid-Day
The new US leader reportedly abruptly cut short his call with Australian Prime Minster Malcolm Turnbull after criticizing the countries' bilateral refugee agreement and exulting over his electoral.. DNA Also reported by •Deccan Herald
*The Supreme Court on Monday appointed a panel of cricket administrators to implement the recommendations of the Lodha committee. Headed by Vinod Rai, former comptroller and auditor-general of India,.. Deccan Herald
Brushing aside all resistance, the Supreme Court today appointed a four-member committee of administrators headed by former Comptroller and Auditor General of India Vinod Rai to run the affairs of.. DNA
*Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States on Friday, succeeding Barack Obama and telling a bitterly divided country he will pursue "America First" policies at home and.. Deccan Herald
*Names of members of the proposed panel to run the administration of cash-rich BCCI would be decided on January 24 by the Supreme Court, which today gave a ray of hope to some disqualified.. Deccan Herald
By Doina Chiacu and Susan Cornwell | WASHINGTON WASHINGTON The U.S. Congress on Friday certified the Electoral College vote that gave Republican Donald Trump his victory in the contentious 2016.. Firstpost Also reported by •Reuters India