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HONG KONG, July 31 (Xinhua) -- Various sectors in Hong Kong have expressed support for the postponement of the election of the Legislative Council (LegCo) for a year due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
Exclusive: Republicans, Democrats agree on one thing: Doubt about fair election – Reuters/Ipsos poll
(Reuters) - Americans across the political spectrum have widespread concerns that November's U.S. election will be marred by fraud, interference or efforts to suppress the vote, according to a new Reuters/Ipsos poll released on Friday.
NAYPYIDAW (Reuters): Myanmar will postpone elections in parts of war-torn Rakhine state if the military declares them unsafe, a senior election official said on Thursday (July 31), prompting a backlash from ethnic parties with strong support in the region.
WASHINGTON, July 30 (Xinhua) -- A funeral service for the late U.S. congressman John Lewis was held in Atlanta, southeastern state of Georgia, on Thursday.
ATLANTA (Reuters) - In a fiery eulogy for longtime U.S. Representative John Lewis on Thursday, former President Barack Obama took a series of thinly veiled shots at the actions of his successor that he said tore at the legacy of the Black civil rights icon being laid to rest.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Thursday raised the idea of delaying the Nov. 3 U.S. elections, an idea immediately rejected by both Democrats and his fellow Republicans in Congress - the sole branch of government with the authority to make such a change.
SELMA, Ala. (Reuters) - The body of civil rights icon John Lewis crossed the Edmund Pettus Bridge on Sunday, decades after his "Bloody Sunday" beating there drew a national spotlight to the struggle for racial equality.
MANILA (Reuters) - Maria Ressa, a journalist who runs a Philippine news website known for its tough scrutiny of President Rodrigo Duterte, pleaded not guilty on Wednesday to tax evasion charges, saying the case was politically motivated to harass and intimidate.
MANILA (Reuters): Maria Ressa, a journalist who runs a Philippine news website known for its tough scrutiny of President Rodrigo Duterte, pleaded not guilty on Wednesday (July 22) to tax evasion charges in a case she has described as a form of harassment.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Saturday accused world powers of ignoring inequality in global institutions, but said the coronavirus pandemic has created a "generational opportunity" to build a more equal, sustainable world.