Final results of Cambodia's local elections this month confirm the dominance of Prime Minister Hun Sen's ruling party, but a strong showing by the opposition saw its prospects boosted for next year's general election.
An AP analysis indicates that partisan gerrymandering benefited Republicans during the 2016 election. The AP scrutinized the outcomes of all U.S. House races and thousands of state House and Assembly races using a new statistical method of calculating partisan advantage called the "efficiency gap." Among the findings: There were four times as many states with GOP-tilted state House or Assembly districts than Democratic ones.
Indian security forces have put an outskirt of Srinagar, the main city in Indian-controlled Kashmir, under security lockdown as they battle rebels who have taken shelter in a school building after killing one paramilitary officer and wounding another soldier.
Four Indian tourists and three local residents died on Sunday when a cable car came crashing down from a height of at least 30 meters (100 feet) after derailing from a pulley in the tourist resort of Gulmarg in the Indian portion of Kashmir.
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Jun 25th - 4:13am
Albanians were voting Sunday in a general election that follows a landmark agreement between the country's two biggest political parties to look past their bitter differences and back efforts for Albania to eventually join the European Union.