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What You Need To Know About Pakistan’s Upcoming General Elections

What You Need To Know About Pakistan’s Upcoming General Elections

If everything goes according to plan, Pakistan could see only the secondcivilian transfer of power in its 71 year history when it holds general elections on July 25 (the last time was in 2013). Over 100 million Pakistanis will cast their votes for nearly 12,000 candidates, who are fighting for 849 national and provincial seats in a campaign that, Continue reading What You Need To Know About Pakistan’s Upcoming General Elections

Here’s What a Recent State-Level Vote Reveals About India’s 2019 General Elections

Here’s What a Recent State-Level Vote Reveals About India’s 2019 General Elections

A hotly contested state election, seen as a bellwether for India’s national polls next year, has resulted in a politician of a local party allied with the opposition Congress being appointed chief minister — but only after a Supreme Court ruling and a race tainted by allegations of bribery. H.D. Kumaraswamy took the top job Wednesday in the Continue reading Here’s What a Recent State-Level Vote Reveals About India’s 2019 General Elections