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Letters 20 Feb 2008 | 12:00 AM Premium

Colourful history of right to vote

The right to vote has had a chequered history and it was only in the last century that 'universal adult suffrage' won acceptance.

Letters 13 Jan 2008 | 12:00 AM Premium

Elections minus the fever in Uzbekistan

Elections are the bedrock of a free nation and that was what Uzbekistan, a country moving away from the shackles of its former Soviet era, wanted to prove with its recent presidential polls.

World 06 Dec 2007 | 12:00 AM Premium

South Korea presidential favourite gets poll boost

SEOUL (Reuters) - The front-runner to win South Korea's Dec. 19 presidential election saw his support rating jump a day after prosecutors cleared him of allegations of securities fraud, a poll released on Thursday said.

World 03 Jul 2007 | 12:00 AM Premium

Brown offers parliament last say on war

The measures are designed to bolster public trust in a Labour government and in British politics, shattered by his predecessor Tony Blair's decision to back the U.S.-led war on Iraq and by allegations of sleaze.

Letters 05 Apr 2007 | 12:00 AM Premium

Silent stayed the ghosts who don’t vote

You don't need to get your limbs chewed off by giant insects to earn the right to vote - so why are there so many unregistered voters?

Opinion 05 Apr 2007 | 12:00 AM Premium

Silent stayed the ghosts who don’t vote

You don't need to get your limbs chewed off by giant insects to earn the right to vote - so why are there so many unregistered voters?

Nation 07 Feb 2007 | 12:00 AM Premium

Order to get Youth members to register as voters by June

Umno division Youth wings have been told to ensure that all their members are registered as voters by June.

Letters 21 May 2006 | 12:00 AM Premium

Never too young to be part of the game

By SEAH CHIANG NEE

World 18 Sep 2005 | 12:00 AM Premium

Bullets, ballots and burqas as Afghans eagerly vote

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan (Reuters) - There's a buzz at the Zarghona Ana school for girls on the baking edge of Afghanistan's Registan desert on Sunday.

World 18 Sep 2005 | 12:00 AM Premium

Bullets, ballots and burqas as Afghans eagerly vote

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan (Reuters) - There's a buzz at the Zarghona Ana school for girls on the baking edge of Afghanistan's Registan desert on Sunday.