Photo Story: Ukraine prepares to go to the polls

An activist dressed like Sauron, the malevolent character of the Tolkien saga ‘Lord of the rings’ and that symbolizes the malevolent forces activity before elections, … Read more

Poland’s Law and Justice boosted by opposition’s failure to unite

 

Poland’s biggest opposition party is to fight October’s general election without having forged a broad anti-government alliance, giving a boost to the ruling Law … Read more

Pete Buttigieg raised US$ 24.9m beating Biden and 23 other rivals

Pete Buttigieg, the South Bend mayor running for the Democratic presidential nomination, raised $24.9m in the second quarter, beating Joe Biden and 23 other rivals, … Read more

Trump trails main Democratic candidates in new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll

President Donald Trump trails the top Democratic contenders in hypothetical matchups, according to the NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll’s first ballot tests of the 2020 Read more

Greece’s new Prime Minister names cabinet

Greece’s new Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis named his cabinet on Monday.

Mitsotakis’ conservative New Democracy party won an outright majority with 158 seats in the … Read more

Swalwell drops from 2020 Presidential race

California Rep. Eric Swalwell announced Monday he is dropping out of the 2020 race for president, concluding a short-lived bid for the Democratic nomination that … Read more

Mitsotakis sworn in as new Greek PM

Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Monday was sworn in as the new Prime Minister of Greece shortly after winning the Greek general election held on Sunday.

The … Read more

Kyriakos Mitsotakis New Democracy wins Greek election with a ‘strong mandate’ (UPDATED)

The newly-elected Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said on Sunday that he will work hard to ensure every Greek, particularly the young, is given the … Read more

Is Europe’s system to combat Russian elections’ interference working?

The European Union launched an ambitious effort earlier this year to combat election interference: an early-warning system that would sound alarms about Russian propaganda. Despite … Read more

Poll finds that politicians rank behind only unemployment on the list of Spaniards’ concerns

Politicians and political parties are considered one of the biggest problems facing Spain, according to the June survey from the Centre for Sociological Research (CIS). … Read more

British Conservative party members receive more than one ballot sheet

Some Conservative members have reportedly been sent more than one ballot paper for the leadership election.

More than 1,000 people could have multiple forms in … Read more

Greece prepares to head to the polls

 

Greek Opposition leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis appeared confident of victory in Sunday’s snap election during a rally in central Athens on Thursday evening, saying his … Read more

Win for Albanian Socialists in municipal elections

 

Preliminary results show that Albania’s ruling Socialist Party won all but two districts in last weekend’s municipal elections that were boycotted by the opposition.… Read more

Austria election set for September 29th

 

Austria’s cabinet has set Sept. 29 as the date of the next parliamentary election.

That was the first date on which the vote could … Read more

Buttigieg raises $24.8 million from nearly 300,000 donors in the second quarter this year

U.S. presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg raised $24.8 million from nearly 300,000 donors in the second quarter this year, his campaign said on Monday, putting him … Read more

Tension as Albania goes to the polls

 

Albania is set for an election like no other since emerging from half a century of communism in 1990.

Prime Minister Edi Rama has … Read more

Russia and Cambridge Analytica has no influence on Brexit result, Facebook investigation shows

Facebook’s spokesperson, Nick Clegg, says he has found no evidence of a significant attempt by “outside forces” to sway the Brexit referendum. The former Liberal … Read more

What we learnt after two nights, 20 candidates, four hours of the Democrats leadership debate

Two nights, 20 candidates, four hours and one unforgettable collision between former Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. and Senator Kamala Harris.

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Twitter announces that politician’s tweets will be labelled as such

Preidents and other world leaders and political figures who use Twitter to threaten or abuse others could find their tweets slapped with warning labels.

The … Read more

Agreement for left-leaning government reached in Denmark

Denmark on Wednesday became the third Nordic country this year to form a leftist government after Social Democratic leader Mette Frederiksen finalised terms for a … Read more

AKP candidate concedes defeat in Istanbul’s re-election

Turkey’s ruling party is set to lose control of Istanbul after a re-run of the mayoral election, initial results show. The candidate for the main … Read more

Pete Buttigieg criticised on fatal shooting by police in South Bend

A lawyer for the family of a black man fatally shot by a white police officer in the Indiana city where Pete Buttigieg is mayor … Read more

Ukrainian court upholds order for new parliamentary elections

Ukraine’s Constitutional Court upheld the order given by the new president Volodymyr Zelensky to dissolve parliament and go for general elections.

The elections will be … Read more

Sajid Javid has been eliminated from the Conservative Party leadership contest

Sajid Javid has been eliminated from the Conservative Party leadership contest.

Boris Johnson, Jeremy Hunt and Michael Gove remain in the race to succeed Theresa … Read more

Photo Story – Campaign Trail – Turkey

Turkish Republican People’s Party ‘CHP’ candidate for Istanbul mayor Ekrem Imamoglu cheers with his supporters after his repeated election campaign rally in Istanbul, Turkey, 19 … Read more