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Australia PM urged to quit after 'Brexiting' himself
Australia PM urged to quit after 'Brexiting' himself

Australia's opposition urged Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull to resign, calling him the 'David Cameron of the southern hemisphere'.

Australia PM urged to quit after 'Brexiting' himself
Brexit 'biggest domestic risk to financial stability': Carney
Brexit 'biggest domestic risk to financial stability': Carney

Britain voting to leave the European Union would create a domestic risk to British financial stability: Bank of England governor Mark Carney

Brexit 'biggest domestic risk to financial stability': Carney
Touched and grateful for high voters turnout and trust: Nazarbayev

President Nursultan Nazarbayev was deeply touched by Kazakhstanis' active participation in the early presidential elections.

Touched and grateful for high voters turnout and trust: Nazarbayev
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Nazarbayev wins over 97% of votes: exit poll

Nazarbayev has gained over 97% of votes in the presidential elections in Kazakhstan.

Nazarbayev wins over 97% of votes: exit poll
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Presidential elections in Kazakhstan: voting ends, voter turnout exceeds 95%

Voting in the presidential elections in Kazakhstan has ended.

Presidential elections in Kazakhstan: voting ends, voter turnout exceeds 95%
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Nearly 90% voter turnout at Kazakhstan’s presidential elections

Nearly 90 percent of voters have cast their ballots in the presidential elections in Kazakhstan today, April 26.

Nearly 90% voter turnout at Kazakhstan’s presidential elections
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Over 80% vote in presidential elections in Kazakhstan

Over 80 of Kazakhstanis eligible to vote have cast their voted in the presidential elections of April 26 by 4 p.m.

Over 80% vote in presidential elections in Kazakhstan
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Over 40% vote in presidential elections in Kazakhstan before noon

41.69 percent of all the voters in Kazakhstan have cast their ballots by noon in the April 26 presidential elections.

Over 40% vote in presidential elections in Kazakhstan before noon
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Kazakhstanis urged to take active part in elections

Chairman of the National Commission for Control over Elections Nurlan Yerimbetov urged Kazakhstanis to take an active part in the upcoming elections in Kazakhstan on April 26.

Kazakhstanis urged to take active part in elections
US congratulates Iraq on electing new president
US congratulates Iraq on electing new president

The United States on Thursday threw its weight behind the newly elected president of Iraq, Fuad Masum, and urged him to form a "cohesive government" to help fight Islamic militants.

US congratulates Iraq on electing new president
Indonesia's Prabowo to challenge election result in court
Indonesia's Prabowo to challenge election result in court

The ex-general who lost Indonesia's presidential election to Joko Widodo will challenge the result in court, his campaign team said Wednesday, a move that could spell weeks of uncertainty for the world's third-biggest democracy.

Indonesia's Prabowo to challenge election result in court
Malawi says arson possible in ballot box fire
Malawi says arson possible in ballot box fire

Malawi's electoral commission has said arson cannot be ruled out in a warehouse fire that destroyed ballot boxes containing votes from a disputed election just days after a court ordered a recount.

Malawi says arson possible in ballot box fire
Indonesian markets welcome projected Widodo win
Indonesian markets welcome projected Widodo win

Indonesian stocks rallied to a one-year high Thursday after most unofficial tallies showed Jakarta governor Joko Widodo ahead of ex-general Prabowo Subianto in a closely fought race to lead Southeast Asia's biggest economy.

Indonesian markets welcome projected Widodo win
Syrian opposition elects Hadi el-Bahra as new leader
Syrian opposition elects Hadi el-Bahra as new leader

The Syrian National Coalition, the main exiled opposition group seeking the overthrow of Bashar al-Assad, elected Saudi-based Syrian opposition figure Hadi el-Bahra as its new president.

Syrian opposition elects Hadi el-Bahra as new leader
Indonesia votes in divisive presidential election
Indonesia votes in divisive presidential election

Indonesians voted in the tightest and most divisive presidential election since the downfall of dictator Suharto, pitting Jakarta governor Joko Widodo against Prabowo Subianto, an ex-general with a chequered human rights record.

Indonesia votes in divisive presidential election
Abdullah claims victory in contested Afghan election
Abdullah claims victory in contested Afghan election

Presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah claimed victory in Afghanistan's disputed election, blaming fraud for putting him behind poll rival Ashraf Ghani in preliminary results.

Abdullah claims victory in contested Afghan election
Electoral assistants count ballots at a polling station after the last day of civil referendum held by the Occupy Central organisers in Hong Kong. ©Reuters/Tyrone Siu
China slams Hong Kong democracy poll despite 800,000 votes

Organisers urged Hong Kong's government to take seriously an unofficial referendum on democratic reform after nearly 800,000 people voted in the Chinese city, but state media in Beijing dismissed the ballot as unpatriotic.

China slams Hong Kong democracy poll despite 800,000 votes
Mauritanian leader set to win new term amid poll boycott
Mauritanian leader set to win new term amid poll boycott

Mauritanians on Saturday cast ballots in a presidential election that incumbent Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz was expected to win handily as main opposition rivals boycotted the vote in the largely desert nation.

Mauritanian leader set to win new term amid poll boycott
Karzai calls on UN to help solve Afghan election crisis
Karzai calls on UN to help solve Afghan election crisis

Afghan President Hamid Karzai intervened for the first time in the country's growing election crisis, backing a call for the United Nations to help solve a standoff over alleged fraud.

Karzai calls on UN to help solve Afghan election crisis
Santos, Colombia's would-be peacemaker
Santos, Colombia's would-be peacemaker

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos, who was re-elected Sunday, is seen as his country's best hope for a potential peace deal with Marxist rebels.

Santos, Colombia's would-be peacemaker