Iranians sanctioned and charged for alleged cyber-based bids to influence 2020 US elections

The Treasury Department announced sanctions against six Iranian individuals and one entity “for attempting to influence the 2020 U.S. presidential election.” At the same time, the Justice Department unveiled criminal … Read More

Former CJ Gilgit-Baltistan says ‘Saqib Nisar directed not to release Nawaz, Maryam before 2018 elections’

PML-N Vice-President Maryam Nawaz (left) and former prime minister Nawaz Sharif. Photo: Twitter An ex-chief justice of the Gilgit-Baltistan apex court levelled serious allegations against former chief justice Saqib Nisar, … Read More

Nicaragua votes in elections panned as ‘parody’ by international observers

According to Nicaraguan state media, voters turned out across the country to cast their ballots for president and members of the national assembly. “Massive participation in all the municipalities,” reported … Read More