Tag: referendum

Egypt referendum firms up Sisi rule as regional unrest flares

Cairo: As mass protests rock other Arab countries, a snap referendum in Egypt has gone against the grain and cemented…

Egyptians vote in referendum to extend Sisi’s rule

Cairo: Egyptians voted Saturday in a referendum that aims to cement the rule of President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, the former…

Egypt sets referendum on extending Sisi’s rule for April 20-22

Cairo:Egypt on Wednesday set a referendum for April 20-22 on sweeping consitutional changes including amendments that could extend President Abdel…

Twin explosions kill 27 during Sunday mass in southern Philippines

Manila: At least 27 people were killed and 77 others wounded after deadly twin blasts rocked a church during mass…

Theresa May demands no delay in Brexit results

London: Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday said that she was looking forward to quick results over Britain's withdrawal from…

Taiwan votes in local elections

Taipei: Voting to elect local governments and decide on 10 referendums was underway on Saturday in Taiwan. The polling stations…

London mayor, Sadiq Khan calls for second Brexit referendum

Sadiq Khan, the London mayor has called for another referendum on Britain’s European Union membership, saying the prime minister’s handling…

‘Referendum 2020’ is only an overseas Opinion Poll : Dal Khalsa

Amritsar: Dal Khalsa, a Punjab-based radical political group, which has for years been advocating, supporting and campaigning for a separate…

Indian Diaspora decry Pak sponsored Khalistan `2020Referendum’

London: Indian diaspora has strongly criticised Pakistan sponsored anti-India protest planned by pro-Khalistan Sikhs here on August 12. It is…

Iraqi court annuls Kurdish independence referendum

Baghdad: The Iraqi federal court on Monday invalidated the independence referendum of the semi-autonomous region of Kurdistan and the disputed…

337 injured during Catalan independence referendum vote

Barcelona [Spain]: As many as 337 people have been injured, some seriously, after Spanish police in riot gear cracked down…

In response to the referendum, Baghdad halts international flights to Kurdistan

Erbil: The Iraqi government on Friday suspended international flights to and from the autonomous region of Kurdistan in response to…

Polls close in Iraqi Kurdistan for independence referendum

Erbil (Iraq): Polling places in the northern autonomous region of Iraqi Kurdistan closed on Monday following an independence referendum, election…

Iraqi parliament votes against Kurdish independence referendum

Baghdad [Iraq]: The Iraqi Lawmakers on Tuesday voted against the independence referendum planned by Iraqi Kurdish leaders on September 25…