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India’s Modi on course for big election win

After four hours of counting the 600 million votes cast, Election Commission data showed Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party clearly in the lead

Editorial: Aim for unity in diversity

Although it deepens our democracy to see this equitable division of power, it also suggests that South Africans are moving further from each other

Western Cape off to voting start despite minor glitches

Police are monitoring morning protests in Khayelitsha, Siqalo, and Plettenberg Bay on the Garden Route

Malema to take Rawula to ‘the cleaners’

The EFF leader says he will sue former party member Thembinkosi Rawula for R1-million for defamatory comments

Parties to fork out R200 000 to participate in 2019 national elections

The IEC announced in a statement on Friday that it had approved election deposits for the 2019 national and provincial elections

Ex-president Rajoelina wins Madagascar vote

Rajoelina has returned to power after he won 55.66% against 44.34% for Marc Ravalomanana in the run-off vote held last week

SADC fiddles while the DRC burns

The inept regional organisation needs to recognise the fire and take steps to extinguish it

Elections 2014: IEC upholds one candidate objection

The IEC says only one objection to candidates on the political parties' lists has been upheld, after it received 45.

Zim: Opposition figure convicted after flagging electoral fraud

An opposition official in Zimbabwe who reported finding dumped ballot papers in a dustbin has been convicted of fraud and breaching electoral laws.

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ConCourt settles the law on the public protector and interim interdicts

The Constitutional Court said it welcomed robust debate but criticised the populist rhetoric in the battle between Busisiwe Mkhwebane and Minister Pravin Gordhan

Gauteng nurses say they did not take an oath to die

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