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Zimbabwe warns of crackdown after opposition vote protests 

Soldiers fired on demonstrators during opposition MDC party protests in downtown Harare, with one man shot dead. Monday’s polls — the first since former president Robert Mugabe was forced out by a brief military takeover in November — had been meant to turn the page on years of violence-marred elections ... Read More »

Zimbabwe pledges vote will go ahead despite rally attack

Vice President Constantino Chiwenga — who was among those injured in Saturday’s attack — said the first parliamentary and presidential polls of the post-Robert Mugabe era would go ahead as scheduled on July 30. “Let me be very clear, nothing will stop the election in Zimbabwe, nothing at all,” Chiwenga ... Read More »

Karnataka: Kumaraswamy wins vote of confidence

The three-day-old HD Kumaraswamy government in Karnataka won a vote of confidence without a contest, with the BJP MLAs walking out of the Assembly before the floor test, bringing an end to the 10-day high-voltage political drama. Earlier BJP decided to honour the parliamentary tradition that the presiding officer should ... Read More »