Politics

Bollywood plays starring role in Modi’s re-election bid

Early this year, a dozen of Bollywood’s biggest names took a private jet from India’s film capital of Mumbai to

British parliament to vote on whether to leave EU without a deal

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s parliament will vote on Wednesday on whether to leave the European Union in 16 days without

Bernie Sanders seeks U.S. presidency again in 2020

 U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders, the Vermont progressive whose 2016 White House campaign garnered fervent grassroots support and pushed the Democratic

U.S. lawmakers reach tentative deal to avoid government shutdown

 U.S. congressional negotiators said late on Monday they had reached a tentative deal on border security funding that would avert

Indian political parties abuse WhatsApp service ahead of election

India’s political parties have been abusing Facebook Inc’s popular messaging service WhatsApp ahead of the country’s general election and the

U.S. says foreign meddling didn’t affect 2018 election systems

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Top U.S. officials said on Tuesday that foreign actors did not have a significant impact on computer

Venezuela’s Guaido urges peaceful transition, free elections: CNN

 Venezuela’s opposition movement can achieve a peaceful transition from President Nicolas Maduro and eventually hold free elections, its leader Juan

Venezuela’s Maduro rejects election deadline, Israel backs opponent

– Venezuela’s embattled President Nicolas Maduro rejected an international ultimatum to call elections within eight days and said opposition leader

Senate seeks solution to open U.S. government, Trump insists on wall

 U.S. senators made a new try at ending a partial month-long government shutdown through a temporary funding bill on Thursday,

BJP could face electoral wipeout in Uttar Pradesh, poll shows

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ruling Bharatiya Janata Party could lose a quarter of its seats in Lok Sabha with an