Yuriko Koike was re-elected Tokyo governor on Sunday, according to an exit poll released by public broadcaster NHK, after winning over voters with her handling … Read more
Croatia’s ruling centre-right Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) is set to win a parliamentary election on Sunday, held at a time of rising coronavirus infections and … Read more
With promises of extra financing for small businesses and more jobs as a severe economic downturn looms, New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Sunday … Read more
Croatians vote on Sunday to choose a government whose abiding challenge will be to haul the economy out of recession triggered by the coronavirus outbreak, … Read more
Russians opened the door to Vladimir Putin staying in power until 2036 by voting overwhelmingly for constitutional changes that will allow him to run again … Read more
Russians with children received cash payments on Wednesday on the final day of a vote on constitutional changes that could allow Vladimir Putin to stay … Read more
Russian state opinion pollster VTsIOM said on Monday that its exit polls showed that 76% of Russians had so far voted to support reforms that … Read more
French President Emmanuel Macron’s centrist party faced a drubbing on Sunday in municipal elections, while the Greens surged into power in several big cities.
In … Read more
Poland’s nationalist incumbent Andrzej Duda won the first round of a presidential election on Sunday but will have to face the centrist mayor of Warsaw … Read more
Ireland‘s two dominant centre-right parties and the smaller Green Party agreed on Friday to form a new coalition government that will focus on climate … Read more
Serbia’s ruling conservative party led by President Aleksandar Vucic is set for a landslide win in Sunday’s parliamentary election, results projected by Ipsos and CeSID … Read more
Serbians went to the polls on Sunday to elect a new parliament in Europe’s first national election since coronavirus lockdowns took effect three months ago, … Read more
Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has opened up a 13-point lead over President Donald Trump – the widest margin this year – according to the … Read more
Poland’s opposition demanded answers on Monday over a government deal for medical ventilators to help combat the coronavirus, saying the contract was worth 250 million … Read more
The Polish President Andrzej Duda on Sunday asked international media to “stop distributing fake news” after extensive coverage of a campaign speech in which he … Read more
Poland picked June 28 on Wednesday as a new date for a presidential election that was cancelled last month amid the coronavirus pandemic, setting the … Read more
Bosnia’s election authorities said on Saturday that local elections previously set for Oct. 4 would be postponed until Nov. 15 due to a lack of … Read more
The French government is considering holding the final round of mayoral elections at the end of June or redoing the elections completely in January 2021, … Read more
The head of Poland’s electoral commission said on Sunday that the speaker of parliament had 14 days to declare the date of a new presidential … Read more
U.S. House Of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi has endorsed Joe Biden for president, according to a video statement released by her on Monday.
Pelosi’s endorsement … Read more
EU, OSCE and Polish electoral commission express concern about Presidential election during Covid-19
Representatives of the European Commission and OSCE have expressed concern at the Polish government’s plans to press ahead with presidential elections scheduled in May amid … Read more
Poland should consider postponing presidential elections scheduled for May 10 if health and safety conditions can’t be guaranteed, Poland’s President Andrzej Duda said on Monday. … Read more
Joe Biden has cemented his position as front-runner in the Democratic race to take on President Donald Trump in November’s White House election.
The former … Read more
Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has again fallen short of a parliamentary majority with his hardline allies, final election results confirmed on Thursday, extending the … Read more
Amy Klobuchar and Pete Buttigieg united behind Joe Biden’s presidential bid on Monday as the Democratic Party’s moderate wing scrambled to boost the former vice … Read more
Slovak voters handed a resounding victory to the centre-right, anti-graft OLaNO opposition party in Saturday’s general election, dominated by an angry backlash over the 2018 … Read more
Police in Azerbaijan detained three opposition party leaders and more than 100 activists on Sunday before they were due to take part in a protest … Read more
Azerbaijan’s ruling party was leading on Monday in a snap parliamentary election called by President Ilham Aliyev to consolidate power and speed economic reforms by … Read more
Irish nationalists Sinn Fein demanded on Sunday to be part of the next Irish government after the left-wing party secured the most votes in an … Read more
The three main political parties have tied in first preference votes, according to an exit poll for the Republic of Ireland’s general election.
The earliest … Read more
Pete Buttigieg hasn’t been afraid to mention religion over the course of his 10-month-old presidential campaign.
Nearly 80 percent of residents says religion is very … Read more
Italy’s right-wing leader Matteo Salvini failed in his effort to overturn decades of leftist rule in the northern region of Emilia-Romagna on Sunday in an … Read more
Ireland will hold a snap general election next month, the country’s Prime Minister Leo Varadkar told his cabinet Tuesday morning.
Irish media reported that the … Read more
Two opinion polls from the states holding the first presidential nominating contests brought good news on Monday for former Vice President Joe Biden in his … Read more
Voting for the election of the new Labour Party leader came to an end on Saturday at 2000h (local time). Voting will be held at … Read more
Spanish parliamentarians are expected to vote by the narrowest of margins on Tuesday to confirm Socialist leader Pedro Sanchez as head of a left-wing coalition … Read more
Spanish Socialist leader Pedro Sanchez failed the first attempt to get parliament’s backing to form a government.
As expected, Sánchez’s bid did not prosper at … Read more