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Millions of Indians Trek to the Ganges, and Modi Chases Their Votes

Many pilgrims believe the water will wash away their sins. Just a few yards from the riverbanks, Mr. Modi appeared, again. This time, he took the form of a high quality cardboard cutout, so sharp and lifelike you could count the curly [...]

Facing Big Brexit Votes, Theresa May Promises to Reopen Pact With E.U.

LONDON — Facing a series of crucial votes in Parliament, Prime Minister Theresa May raised the stakes on Tuesday by promising to reopen Britain’s withdrawal agreement with the European Union, putting her on a direct collision course [...]

Thousands in Greece Protest Macedonia Deal Days Before Parliament Votes

ATHENS — Tens of thousands of people demonstrated in Athens on Sunday, days before the Greek Parliament was to vote on ratifying an agreement to rename the country’s northern neighbor North Macedonia. Former Prime Minister Antonis [...]

Congress no closer to deal despite House votes to end shutdown

President Trump said after Wednesday’s unsuccessful meeting that he is “ready and willing to work with Democrats to pass a bill that secures our borders.” | Zach Gibson/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> Speaker [...]

Love missed almost 84 percent of votes since election loss

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) – Outgoing U.S. Rep. Mia Love of Utah missed almost 84 percent of votes in the U.S. House since she lost her re-election in November. The website GovTrack, which records lawmakers’ voting habits, shows the Republican [...]

Congo Votes, Amid Ebola Crisis and Problems at Polls, After Years’ Delay

Long-anticipated elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo, already delayed by two years and a week, finally got underway on Sunday, but they were deeply flawed, with more than a million voters excluded from casting their ballots, [...]

Kosovo Parliament Votes to Create an Army, Defying Serbia and NATO

PRISTINA, Kosovo — Kosovo’s Parliament overwhelmingly approved legislation on Friday to form an army, prompting criticism from NATO and European Union officials and angering neighboring Serbia, which said it was prepared to use its own [...]

Senate Votes to Limit War Powers in Yemen, Angered by Saudi Killing of Journalist

WASHINGTON — The Senate voted resoundingly on Thursday to withdraw American military assistance for Saudi Arabia’s war in Yemen, issuing the latest in a series of stinging bipartisan rebukes of President Trump for his defense of [...]

New Mexico Republican Party votes on new leadership

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) – The New Mexico Republican Party is deciding on a new chairman after a long list of losses in the midterm election in November. The GOP’s state central committee was scheduled to meet Saturday in Albuquerque [...]

Taiwan votes in local elections amid pressure from China

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) – Taiwanese began voting in midterm local elections Saturday seen as a referendum on the independence-leaning administration of President Tsai Ing-wen, amid growing pressure from the island’s powerful rival China. The [...]