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Voters decide: Elections around the world 2013


Political stability for a better economy, thumbs up for good governance, swing between Left and Right, or a change for better reforms… voters from Pakistan to Venezuela made their choices. Compiled by K Deepalakshmi.




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Former Yukos CEO Mikhail Khodorkovsky, who spent ten years in prison before he was pardoned by Vladimir Putin in December last year, said on Monday that the decision of the Permanent Court for Arbitration in the Hague, Netherlands, ordering Russia to pay more than $50 billion to the former majority shareholders of the now defunct oil company, was “fantastic” for shareholders.

International arbitration court orders Russia to pay $50 billion to former Yukos shareholders

The ruling adds to tensions between Russia and the international community at a time when relations are at their lowest ebb since the end of the Cold War. »