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Leung's popularity falls to record low, poll finds

Plagued by accusations made by a former ally, Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying’s popularity has plunged to a record low, according to a poll by the University of Hong Kong released on Thursday.

Thursday, 14 February, 2013, 5:53pm 1 comment

Poll finds support for moving Vladimir Lenin's body out of Red Square

Just one in four Russians thinks the body of Vladimir Lenin should remain ensconced in its dark mausoleum on Red Square, according to a poll.

The new findings, released this week , have fuelled speculation that the Russian authorities may bury Lenin's body - a measure that remains politically charged 89 years after the Soviet leader's death.

18 Jan 2013 - 4:20am

More not satisfied with Hong Kong progress

The proportion of Hongkongers who are dissatisfied with the city's development has climbed to 46 per cent, but 60 per cent consider they live a happy life, the latest poll by the University of Hong Kong's public opinion programme has found.

1 Jan 2013 - 4:20am

John Dramani Mahama declared winner of Ghana poll

President John Dramani Mahama has been declared the winner of a closely fought poll, but the opposition is claiming fraud in a nation that is seen as a model of African democracy.

11 Dec 2012 - 3:36am

Beijing loyalist Chan Yuen-han is most popular legislator, says poll

Veteran unionist Chan Yuen-han is the most popular lawmaker in the 70-strong legislature, a poll shows. She takes the mantle from a pan-democrat favourite, Audrey Eu Yuet-mee.

7 Nov 2012 - 3:46am