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
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
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
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
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