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India's Modi on course for big election win
India's Modi on course for big election win
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi looked on course on Thursday for a major victory in the world's largest election, with early trends suggesting...
Editorial: Aim for unity in diversity
Editorial: Aim for unity in diversity
What happens in South Africa in a week could keep foreign media occupied for a year, such is the pace and ferocity of events in this topsy-turvy...
Western Cape votes despite minor glitches
Western Cape votes despite minor glitches
The Electoral Commission of South Africa (IEC) in the Western Cape says voting in the province has begun with minor disruption.
Malema to take Rawula to ‘the cleaners’
Malema to take Rawula to ‘the cleaners’
On Wednesday, Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema told journalists he plans to sue Thembinkosi Rawula for R1-million over what he...
Parties to fork out R200 000 to participate in 2019 national elections
Parties to fork out R200 000 to participate in 2019 national elections
To participate in this year's national election, parties will have to pay R200 000. They will also have to pay R45 000 for every province in which...
Ex-president Rajoelina wins Madagascar vote
Ex-president Rajoelina wins Madagascar vote
Former Madagascan president Andry Rajoelina has beaten his rival and predecessor Marc Ravalomanana in an election beset by allegations of fraud,...
SADC fiddles while the DRC burns
SADC fiddles while the DRC burns
When a home catches fire, neighbours dash out to fight the blaze. They are motivated not only by a concern for the occupants’ welfare but also...
Elections 2014: IEC upholds one candidate objection
Elections 2014: IEC upholds one candidate objection
Only one objection to candidates on political parties' lists has been upheld, the Electoral Commission of South Africa (IEC) said on Tuesday....
Zim: Opposition figure convicted after flagging electoral fraud
Zim: Opposition figure convicted after flagging electoral fraud
A court in Zimbabwe convicted Morgan Komichi, an aide of former prime minister Morgan Tsvangirai, on Thursday.
Vote-rigging fears grow in Zimbabwe
Vote-rigging fears grow in Zimbabwe
Zimbabwe's ruling party edged ahead of the main opposition on Tuesday with over half of parliamentary election results released as concerns grew...
MDC and Zanu-PF run even in early Zim results
MDC and Zanu-PF run even in early Zim results
Zimbabwe's opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) and ruling Zanu-PF were running neck-and-neck, according to the first election results...
Rural votes 'favoured in Zim election'
Rural votes 'favoured in Zim election'
Zimbabwe's Electoral Commission has put too few polling stations in the cities, where the opposition has strongest support, an independent election...

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