kairana

Kairana bypolls: Election Commission blames heat wave for faulty EVMs

The Kairana constituency seat fell vacant after the death of BJP MP Hukum Singh in February. His daughter Mriganka Singh, who is now the party candidate, is up against Rashtriya Lok Dal's Tabassum Hasan, who is backed by a joint opposition of Congress, Samajwadi Party, and Bahujan Samaj Party. May 28, 2018
Sergio Mattarella Italy President

Italy's President asks former IMF economist to form government

Two of the big winners from the vote -- populist Five Star Movement (M5S) and the far-right League party -- attempted to join forces but abandoned efforts after their nomination for Finance Minister, 81-year-old Paolo Savona, was shot down by Mattarella. May 28, 2018