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Spain elections: Socialists lead, while far-right Vox surges

The Socialists came in first in Spain's general election, but fell short of a majority for the second time this year. Tensions over Catalonia dominat...

Spain elections: Socialists lead, while far-right Vox surges

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Spain: Socialists take lead in election while far-right Vox surges Initial results put the Socialists ahead in Spain's general election, but falling short of a majority for the second time this year. Tensions over Ca...
22:24, 2019-11-10

Spain: Socialists take lead in election while far-right Vox surges, early results show Initial results put the Socialists ahead in Spain's general election, but falling short of a majority for the second time this year. Tensions over Ca...
21:36, 2019-11-10

Socialists lead Spain election count, but no majority in sight Neither left nor right bloc likely to win clear majority, amid strong gains for far-right Vox partySpanish election results – live updatesSpain’s rul...
22:40, 2019-11-10

Spain: Socialists take lead in general election, exit polls show Exit polls put the Socialists ahead in Spain's general election, but falling short of a majority for the second time this year. Tensions over Catalon...
20:40, 2019-11-10

Socialists top Spain election result, but no majority in sight Neither left nor right bloc likely to win clear majority, amid strong gains for far-right Vox partySpanish election results – live updatesSpanish ele...
22:56, 2019-11-10

Spain's Socialists and Podemos reach preliminary coalition deal The Spanish Socialists have reached an initial agreement to work towards forming a minority government with left-wing populists Podemos. With a deal,...
15:56, 2019-11-12

Socialists win election in Spain but far-right Vox party makes large gains Right-wing populist and anti-migrant leaders across Europe celebrated Vox’s strong showing....
00:52, 2019-11-11

Europe’s centrists lose majority in EU elections, Brexit Party surges Europe’s centrist parties took a beating in the European Union’s parliamentary elections over the weekend — losing ground to environmental and libera...
01:08, 2019-05-28

Spain: Far-right party Vox surges in polls ahead of election Support for the Socialists has remained steady, but upstart party Vox became the first of a far-right persuasion in the Spanish parliament since the ...
02:00, 2019-11-03

Spain's far-right Vox surges in wake of Catalan independence protests Catalan question again dominates campaign ahead of Sunday’s general election Barcelona no longer goes to bed to the smell of smoke, the whoop of sire...
13:24, 2019-11-06

Spain election: grand coalition ruled out as far-right Vox surges Socialists will not join forces with arch-rivals PP after failing again to secure majoritySpain’s governing socialist party has ruled out a grand coa...
17:12, 2019-11-11

‘Scary Stories’ Surges as ‘Hobbs & Shaw’ Keeps Its Box-Office Lead The horror movie based on a series of children’s books earned about $20.8 million domestically in its first weekend....
20:40, 2019-08-11

Marengo surges to victory in Stage 1, Craddock takes overall lead "Umberto Marengo blasted out of a late breakway to narrowly win Stage 1 of the Tour of Utah on Tuesday while runner-up Lawson Craddock gained enough ...
17:44, 2019-08-14

Marengo surges to victory in Stage 2, Craddock takes overall lead "Umberto Marengo blasted out of a late breakway to narrowly win stage 2 of the Tour of Utah on Tuesday while runner-up Lawson Craddock gained enough ...
13:52, 2019-08-14

Spain stalemate shows inconclusive elections are the new normal As politics gets polarised, many polls in Europe and beyond no longer have clear outcomesSpain’s politics remain in deadlock after the fourth electio...
12:56, 2019-11-11

Panama elections: Cortizo holds narrow lead in close contest Panamanians flocked to the polls in large numbers in an election that has been overshawdowed by corruption scandals. Preliminary results showed a tig...
03:40, 2019-05-06

India elections: Narendra Modi in early lead as vote couting begins India began counting hundreds of millions of votes in its general election on Thursday. PM Narendra Modi's coalition took an early lead with final re...
07:04, 2019-05-23

India elections: Narendra Modi's BJP in early lead as vote counting begins Indian officials have begun counting hundreds of millions of votes in the world's largest democratic exercise. After an election staggered over six w...
07:40, 2019-05-23

Bezuidenhout takes 5-shot lead into final round in Spain SOTOGRANDE, Spain (AP) — Christiaan Bezuidenhout of South Africa shot a 2-under 69 on Saturday to increase his lead to five strokes in the Andalucia ...
23:48, 2019-06-29

WRC Rally Spain: Neuville resumes lead as Meeke crashes out Hyundai's Thierry Neuville has resumed the lead of World Rally Championship Rally of Spain from team-mate Sebastien Loeb as Toyota's Kris Meeke crash...
12:28, 2019-10-26

WRC Spain: Hyundai's Neuville extends lead as Tanak closes on title Hyundai's Thierry Neuville heads Rally Spain by 21.5-seconds as World Rally Championship champion-elect Ott Tanak surged onto the podium in place of ...
18:40, 2019-10-26

Team USA basketball vs. Spain score: Donovan Mitchell, Kemba Walker lead balanced attack in convincing win Team USA got its first test against outside competition Friday night and comes away with a victory over Spain...
18:20, 2019-08-17

Team USA basketball vs. Spain score: Kemba Walker, Donovan Mitchell lead balanced U.S. attack in convincing win Team USA got its first test against outside competition Friday night and comes away with a victory over Spain...
06:44, 2019-08-17

Change UK's lead Scottish candidate David Macdonald quits European elections race and urges voters to back Liberal Dems Change UK's lead candidate in Scotland for the European elections has quit and urged voters to back the Liberal Democrats....
12:28, 2019-05-15

‘We’re here to win’: US democratic socialists move to center stage As socialism moves from the margins to the center of presidential politics, organization faces a new and welcome problem: where to go from here?The l...
19:08, 2019-08-06

NYC Democratic Socialists’ new AOC could be this rising star from Brooklyn Leaders of New York City's Democratic Socialists, energized by the rise of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, are buzzing over the 32-year-old Brooklynit...
21:28, 2019-10-05

Portugal heads to the polls with Socialists tipped to win Antonio Costa's Socialist Party (PS) is a clear favorite to win Portugal's parliamentary elections. The anti-austerity leader has been credited with ...
10:01, 2019-10-06

Socialists on course for victory but no majority in Portugal election Party set for a second term with more seats but just short of 116 seats needed to rule outrightPortuguese prime minister António Costa’s Socialist pa...
00:00, 2019-10-07

Antonio Costa's Socialists win Portuguese election Portugal's incumbent Socialist Party has collected the most votes in a general election. Prime Minister Antonio Costa's chances in the election were ...
01:24, 2019-10-07

Republican Won't Let SOCIALISTS Pressure Him Into Letting a Woman Reporter Do Her Job Who wants to live in a socialist world where women are allowed to do their jobs without being seen as sexual objects? Not this guy!...
17:48, 2019-07-11

Chicago's democratic socialists promise change as they take office Democratic socialists now make up more than 10% of Chicago’s city council, potentially wielding considerable influenceOn a recent sunny evening, resi...
08:56, 2019-06-29

Antonio Costa's Socialists ahead in Portuguese election Exit polls indicate Portugal's incumbent Socialist Party has collected the most votes in a general election. Prime Minister Antonio Costa's chances i...
22:52, 2019-10-06

Spanish king asks socialists to form new government King Felipe has tasked acting prime minister Pedro Sánchez with assembling a coalitionSpain’s King Felipe VI has tasked acting prime minister Pedro S...
00:20, 2019-06-07

Opinion: European Socialists struggle with black sheep Romania The Party of European Socialists wants to distance itself from its Romanian comrades — but there's still no consensus over how to do so. This hasn't ...
13:56, 2019-05-05

CrossFit quits Facebook, calls company ‘utopian socialists’ CrossFit, the branded workout regimen, accused Facebook of being “utopian socialists” and left the platform after the social network deleted a group ...
18:20, 2019-05-27

Spanish Socialists woo far-left party, offer no Cabinet jobs MADRID (AP) — A senior official in Spain’s center-left Socialist party says her party has offered “important administrative posts” ...
16:24, 2019-06-19

Portugal election: Socialists retain power with increased share of the vote António Costa bucks the trend of declining fortunes for Europe’s left, but remains short of an outright majority Portuguese prime minister António Co...
05:24, 2019-10-07

CrossFit quits Facebook, Instagram, accuses social media giant of censorship, being 'utopian socialists' CrossFit, the branded workout regimen, accused Facebook of being “utopian socialists” and left the platform after the social network deleted a group ...
16:12, 2019-05-25

Spanish election: Ruling Socialists takes the most seats but political deadlock fears remain after big gains from far-right Vox Party Pedro Sanchez's Socialists win 120 seats but fall short of majority target of 178 in country's fourth election in four years...
06:28, 2019-11-11

Americans get more sedentary as computer use surges (Reuters Health) - Most Americans spend at least two hours a day watching television or videos, and a new study suggests they're becoming more sedent...
22:48, 2019-04-23

Financial sector takes lead from rates... and is poised to lead (XLF) The financial sector is apt to stand out as a relative strength leader in the early going, because o...
16:32, 2019-10-01

The Latest: Johnson takes bigger lead in race to lead UK LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the voting to elect Britain’s next prime minister (all times local): 6:05 p.m. Boris Johnson has increased his lead...
19:48, 2019-06-18

2020 odds: Warren surges from 28-1 to even, but Trump still on top Gamblers who once thought that Joe Biden was a sure bet for the Democratic nomination are shifting to Sen. Elizabeth Warren, once the longest shot of...
22:04, 2019-10-15

Number of migrants waiting at US border surges to 40,000 In this July 26, 2019 photo, a group of migrants in Tijuana, Mexico, listen to numbers being called for people to claim asylum in the U.S. The long w...
20:40, 2019-08-08

Beyond Meat’s Share Price Surges on First Day of Trading Investors appeared to buy into Beyond Meat’s belief that it can replace meat with plant-based alternatives. That bodes well for similar companies....
01:24, 2019-05-03

Dow surges 450 points as US and China set trade talks US stocks hit one-month highs on Thursday on hopes of a de-escalation in trade tensions after Washington and Beijing agreed to hold high-level talks ...
19:08, 2019-09-05

Far-right AfD surges to second place in German state election Leftwing Die Linke leads in state of Thuringia, but political landscape is fragmentedAnti-immigrant populists beat Angela Merkel’s Christian Democrat...
21:48, 2019-10-27

The RealReal surges 45% in market debut (REAL) The RealReal (REAL) enjoyed a solid reception from the market after going public today. The online c...
23:04, 2019-06-28

Macy’s stock surges on better-than-expected profits Macy’s topped Wall Street estimates for quarterly same-store sales and profit on Wednesday, benefiting from increased online sales and higher demand ...
17:16, 2019-05-15

Buttigieg surges into third behind Biden and Warren: Iowa poll Pete Buttigieg has surged into third place in Iowa behind former Vice President Joe Biden and Sen. Elizabeth Warren, a new poll released on Monday sh...
17:16, 2019-10-21

Support surges for a climate debate in Democratic race A presidential debate focused on global warming could give the issue new prominence in the presidential contest — but offer fodder for GOP attacks....
00:24, 2019-05-30

Bed Bath & Beyond surges more than 20% after naming former Target executive as CEO (BBBY) Shoshy Ciment/Business Insider Bed Bath & Beyond announced on Wednesday that Target's chief merchant Mark Tritton will be its new CEO. Shares gained ...
23:44, 2019-10-09

The Fed pumps another $110 billion into markets as investor demand surges Brendan McDermid/Reuters The Federal Reserve on Wednesday sold $110 billion in total market repurchase agreements, or repos, in a continued effort t...
18:00, 2019-09-26

Deforestation of Brazilian Amazon surges to record high Environmentalists fear 2019 will be one of worst years for deforestation in recent memoryDeforestation of the Brazilian Amazon surged last month to t...
18:36, 2019-06-04

CDC says teen vaping surges to more than 1 in 4 high school students More than one in four high school students in the U.S. use e-cigarettes as teen vaping rates surged to yet another record despite efforts to control ...
17:52, 2019-09-12

Trump insists everything is fine as economic anxiety surges The president’s free-wheeling approach and rapid-fire tweets are driving up uncertainty to historic levels....
15:04, 2019-09-10

Tesla stock surges after setting car-delivery record in Q2 Elon Musk’s Tesla saw its shares spark higher in late trading Tuesday after the electric-car maker set an all-time record for deliveries. Tesla deliv...
04:56, 2019-07-03

Cloudflare surges in trading debut after raising $525 million in IPO (NET) Anthony Harvey/Getty Images Cloudflare, a web security and content delivery company, raised $525 million on Thursday after pricing its shares higher...
19:00, 2019-09-13

Air Force surges toward first B-21 stealth bomber test aircraft The Air Force now appears to be testing components and building initial models of its new, highly-secret B-21 stealth bomber, a platform intended to ...
14:28, 2019-05-29

China's ocean waste surges 27% in 2018: ministry China dumped a total of 200.7 million cubic meters of waste into its coastal waters in 2018, a 27% rise on the previous year and the highest level in...
08:08, 2019-10-29

Deforestation in Brazil's Amazon rainforest surges through September Deforestation in Brazil's Amazon jumped for the fifth straight month in September compared with last year, with destruction up 93% in the first nine ...
17:56, 2019-10-11

Fitbit surges 17% after Google agrees to buy the company for $2.1 billion (FIT) Reuters Shares of Fitbit surged 17% Friday after Google agreed to buy the company for $2.1 billion. The acquisition is expected to help Google expand...
15:08, 2019-11-01

Tesla surges after reporting a surprise profit (TSLA) Shares of Tesla (TSLA +18%) are surging after the company reported a surprise profit in the second q...
16:08, 2019-10-24

Budget headache for Sajid Javid as Government borrowing surges Government borrowing surged in September for the first time in five years in a setback for Chancellor Sajid Javid ahead of his first Budget next mont...
14:16, 2019-10-22

Biden slides to fourth in new Iowa poll, Buttigieg surges The Massachusetts senator polled at 22 percent, ahead of Vermont Sen. Sanders at 19 percent, Buttigieg at 18 percent and the former vice president at...
19:12, 2019-11-01

Nio, the Tesla of China, surges after reporting strong vehicle deliveries for Q3 (NIO) Nio Nio, an electric car maker based in China, announced Tuesday that it delivered 4,799 vehicles in the third quarter, above its guidance and up 35%...
15:20, 2019-10-08

Germany's Left party tops Thuringia election, far-right AfD surges to second The Left party landed a historic victory in the German state of Thuringia, preliminary results showed for the regional assembly. The far-right AfD al...
01:24, 2019-10-28

Crude Oil Surges Most Since 1991 Gulf War: Was the Drone Attack Really to Blame? On Friday, September 13 -- before the attack on Saudi oil processing -- Commodity Junctures editor Jeffrey Kennedy forecast the move higher in crude ...
22:24, 2019-09-19

US housing debt surges to $9.4T, topping record high from 2008 Residential mortgage debt in the U.S. reached a new high in the three months through June, topping a previous record during the height of the financi...
20:48, 2019-08-14

Vuelta a España: Sam Bennett surges to stage three sprint triumph Bora–Hansgrohe sprinter too strong on Alicante run-inFellow Irishman Nicolas Roche stays in red jerseyIreland’s Sam Bennett confirmed his status as r...
17:48, 2019-08-26

Guardant Health surges after reporting third straight blow-out quarter ( Guardant Health (GH) +20% is surging after the company reported better than expected first quarter r...
19:00, 2019-05-10

Brazilian Amazon deforestation surges to break August records 1,114.8 sq km cut down this month, the same area as Hong Kong – on top of damage from firesDeforestation of the Brazilian Amazon has hit the highest ...
19:28, 2019-08-27

Trump declares Sanders ‘history’ as Biden surges in polls President Trump in a tweet on Monday proclaimed Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is “history” now that former Vice Presid...
17:52, 2019-05-20

Weight Watchers surges 16% after raising full-year forecast Weight Watchers beat Wall Street's earnings estimates and raised its 2019 outlook Tuesday, sending its shares surging....
00:12, 2019-08-07

Odds of Trump winning reelection worsen as Warren surges He’s still out in front of every Democrat, but the betting odds of President Trump winning reelection are slumping....
19:04, 2019-10-10

Rate of Amazon deforestation surges above three football fields per minute Every minute in the Amazon, the world’s largest rainforest, more than three football fields worth of forest is reportedly being destroyed....
20:16, 2019-07-26

KC Southern surges to all-time highs following record third quarter results (KSU) Kansas City Southern (KSU +6%) is trading at a record high after the company exceeded sales and prof...
20:04, 2019-10-18

Reality about stock market surges lost in Chinese translation There’s something you need to understand about the stock market. The pros already know this and it’s about time you were told. News stories and actua...
04:20, 2019-11-12

French solar power generation surges in first quarter after sunny spell French solar power generation surged by more than half in the first quarter, lifted by a period of prolonged sunshine in February and March and new c...
11:40, 2019-05-31

Uganda says malaria prevalence surges, cites climate change and refugees Uganda said on Wednesday it had recorded a 40% surge in the incidence of malaria, attributing the increase to a range of factors including a refugee ...
18:08, 2019-08-14

NYCHA crime surges as Harlem’s Wagner Houses become gang battleground New York City’s beleaguered housing projects are as bloody as they are broken. While the city enjoys a 4% decrease in serious crime so far this year,...
03:40, 2019-09-15

Daily on Energy: Trump silent as tainted Russian oil surges across Europe SIGN UP! If you’d like to continue receiving Washington Examiner's Daily on Energy newsletter, SUBSCRIBE HERE: http://newsletters.washingtonexaminer....
18:12, 2019-05-06

Vietnam swine fever cull surges, 1.7 million pigs dead Vietnam culled a further 500,000 pigs over the past two weeks to tackle an oubreak of African swine fever, taking the total killed so far to 1.7 mill...
08:08, 2019-05-27

Immuno-sequencing leader Adaptive Biotechnologies surges in debut (ADPT) Adaptive Biotechnologies (ADPT) is trading another 5% higher today after doubling its valuation in i...
16:08, 2019-06-28

Amarin surges as fish-oil drug receives largely positive FDA review Amarin Corp Plc's fish oil-derived drug received a largely positive review from FDA staffers on Tuesday, dispelling investor fears that the company's...
18:16, 2019-11-12

‘Alabama was a tipping point’: Support for activism surges after abortion ban bill Abortions rights activists are seeing a spike in support and say, “Alabama was a tipping point."...
19:32, 2019-05-17

Ralph Lauren’s stock surges 14 percent on brisk China sales Strong demand for Ralph Lauren’s Polo shirts and tweed jackets in China helped the high-end apparel retailer beat quarterly profit estimates on Thurs...
17:44, 2019-11-07

General Electric surges 14% on strong earnings and increased cash forecast (GE) Brendan McDermid/Reuters General Electric reported third-quarter earnings Wednesday that beat expectations and included an increased outlook for cash...
16:32, 2019-10-30

Spotify surges following profitable quarter with improved user trends (SPOT) Shares of Spotify (SPOT +15%) are having their best session on record after the company reported str...
21:00, 2019-10-28

Germany's Left party tops Thuringia election, AfD surges to second — projections The Left party is set for victory in the German state of Thuringia, exit polls showed for the regional assembly. The far-right AfD also marked a succ...
21:52, 2019-10-27

‘Jeopardy’ champ James Holzhauer surges to 27th victory, over $2M in winnings James Holzhauer has written another chapter in the “Jeopardy!” record books. With a runaway victory of $74,400 on Friday night — hi...
01:44, 2019-05-25

Oil price surges as Saudi drone attack jolts markets – business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial newsIntroduction: Saudi oil facilities attacked on SaturdayAttacks knocks out 5% of global supp...
08:52, 2019-09-16

Huge drama as blizzard ends Stage 19 early and Bernal surges into yellow "There was a dramatic early finish to Stage 19 of the Tour de France as a blizzard on the final climb to Tignes caused the stage to be cancelled mid-...
18:00, 2019-07-26

Pete Buttigieg surges ahead of fellow candidates in Iowa, new poll shows CNN poll puts Democrat around 10 points ahead of his nearest rivals – with Warren, Sanders and Biden in a three-way tieSupport for Pete Buttigieg, th...
18:56, 2019-11-17

Stamps.com surges 24% after UPS announces deal to offer discounted shipping to customers (STMP) Reuters United Parcel Service announced it would offer discounted shipping to Stamps.com customers Monday. Stamps.com stock surged as much as 24% in ...
17:12, 2019-10-22

Germany's Left party tops Thuringia election, AfD surges to second — exit poll The Left party is set for victory in the German state of Thuringia, exit polls showed for the regional assembly. The far-right AfD also marked a succ...
19:36, 2019-10-27

Tesla surges after reporting record second quarter deliveries, higher backlog (TSLA) Tesla (TSLA) is up 7% premarket after the company reported better than expected second quarter deliv...
14:44, 2019-07-03

Stitch Fix surges after beat and raise report: A diamond in the retail rough? (SFIX) Shares of Stitch Fix (SFIX) are surging after the company reported better than expected third quarte...
17:48, 2019-06-06

Boris Johnson says Conservatives on ‘FINAL warning’ as Brexit Party surges in polls CONSERVATIVE leadership hopeful Boris Johnson has said the Tories are on a “final warning” as voters switch their support to the Brexit Party....
06:16, 2019-05-27

Facebook surges ahead of crypto project Libra white paper release (FB) Shares of Facebook (FB) +3% are surging ahead of the company's highly anticipated release of a White...
20:36, 2019-06-17

Sarepta surges after Pfizer gene therapy data raises safety concerns Shares of Sarepta Therapeutics Inc surged 15% on Friday after some safety concerns were raised in a small, early-stage study of a competing gene the...
19:32, 2019-06-28

Germany's Left party tops Thuringia election, AfD surges to second — exit polls The Left party is set for victory in the German state of Thuringia, exit polls showed for the regional assembly. The far-right AfD also marked a succ...
18:56, 2019-10-27

Out-of-control Alberta wildfire near High Level surges in size to 2,300 square kilometres The Chuckegg Creek Fire ballooned in size between Wednesday and Thursday. As of 11 a.m. Thursday, it was approximately 2,300 square kilometres — or 2...
20:32, 2019-05-30

Biogen surges 40% after stunning reversal sees it revive plans for Alzheimer’s treatment (BIIB) Glassdoor/Biogen Shares of Biogen surged more than 40% on Tuesday morning after the company announced plans to seek approval for an experimental Alzh...
15:44, 2019-10-22

MercadoLibre surges to new highs as LatAm eCommerce leader successfully expands into fin-tech (MELI) MercadoLibre (MELI) +20% is trading at new all-time highs after beating first quarter estimates on t...
18:52, 2019-05-03

Tories enjoy 'Boris bounce' as party surges by 10 points in poll to overtake Labour THE Tories have enjoyed a "Boris bounce" – as a fresh poll put them up 10 points and clear of Jeremy Corbyn's struggling Labour....
23:56, 2019-07-27

Novak Djokovic surges into Wimbledon second round after straight sets victory over Philip Kohlschreiber Reigning champion Novak Djokovic has booked his place in the second round of Wimbledon after battling past Philip Kohlschreiber....
16:32, 2019-07-01

Casey's General Stores surges on yet another large EPS beat; managing difficult gas market (CASY) Casey's General Stores (CASY), which operates convenience stores in 16 Midwestern states (primarily...
18:16, 2019-06-11

Daily on Energy: EPA looks to lead on lead Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:28, 2019-10-10

Bird of the year 2019: cassowary vote surges as willy wagtail's top 10 spot threatened – live The galah and the wedge-tailed eagle are locked in a battle for the final spot in the top 10. Which will go forward to the second round?Cast your vot...
00:40, 2019-11-08

Huge drama as sudden hail storm ends Stage 19 early and Bernal surges into yellow "Colombia’s Egan Bernal moved into the yellow jersey in controversial and chaotic circumstances after landslides and a catastrophic hail storm forced...
19:36, 2019-07-26

Spanish election: deadlock remains as centre left tops poll and far right surges – live updates All the news, reaction and comment from Spain’s fourth general election in as many yearsFull report: impasse set to continue with no majority in sigh...
23:52, 2019-11-10

Spanish election: deadlock remains as centre-left tops poll and far right surges – live updates All the news, reaction and comment from Spain’s fourth general election in as many yearsFull report: impasse set to continue with no majority in sigh...
23:24, 2019-11-10

Cholera surges, children in urgent need one month after Cyclone Idai slammed southern Africa – UNICEF One month after Cyclone Idai devastated parts of Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) appealed to the interna...
04:04, 2019-04-14

Spanish election: centre-left PSOE tops poll, far-right surges, but no majority in sight – live updates All the news, reaction and comment from Spain’s fourth general election in as many yearsSpanish election: results trackerImpasse set to continue with...
22:56, 2019-11-10

Yemen conflict: 'Fragile’ hopes rise, as violence decreases and life-saving humanitarian funding surges There are “small signs” of hope for Yemeni civilians caught up in fighting, following a reduction in violence, coupled with a 20 per cent increase in...
22:48, 2019-10-17

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: violence surges in Nigeria, anti-Semitism on the march, taxing pollution to tackle climate crisis, and more Tuesday’s main stories include: thousands fleeing into Niger as violence surges in Nigeria; UN rights office condemns rise in anti-Semitic incidents;...
21:52, 2019-05-28

Swiss elections: What you need to know With climate crisis concerns high in the minds of Swiss voters, upcoming federal elections could see a shift to the left in a parliament that has bee...
08:28, 2019-10-20

Labour in turmoil as party veteran declares Corbyn 'unfit to lead Labour... unfit to lead Britain' Labour was in turmoil today as Gordon Brown's former right-hand man branded Jeremy Corbyn "unfit to be prime minister" and urged Labour voters to sup...
13:04, 2019-11-07

Will the UK hold snap elections? Now that the EU has agreed to a three-month Brexit extension, the UK may have to prepare for a general election — if Prime Minister Boris Johnson get...
15:36, 2019-10-28

UK confirms participation in EU elections in May For the first time, the UK acknowledged it will take part in the upcoming EU elections, as there was not enough time for the government to get its Br...
20:56, 2019-05-07

Le Pen predicts 'historic' win for far right in EU elections France's far-right firebrand Marine Le Pen says populist parties could become the second-largest bloc in the European Parliament. Twelve nationalist ...
14:20, 2019-05-18

DNC: 2019 elections a ‘repudiation of Trumpism’ The Democratic Party is crowing over its victories in Tuesday’s elections in several states around the country, claiming it was a continuation of win...
17:28, 2019-11-06

Will elections settle any of Afghanistan's problems? Tainted by alleged fraud and Taliban attacks on polling stations, what kind of mandate do elections give in a country beset by violence and weak rule...
20:08, 2019-10-10

Who should I vote for in the 2019 European elections? Populist parties look set to make big gains in the European elections – but think twice about voting for them if you care about climate and the envir...
19:52, 2019-05-20

Ocasio-Cortez: Impeachment is not about elections Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Sunday repeated her call for impeaching President Donald Trump, saying that the matter transcends party lines and th...
17:20, 2019-06-16

India votes in final day of elections Indian voters are taking to the polls as the country's marathon elections come to a close. Prime Minister Narendra Modi is hoping to secure another f...
06:24, 2019-05-19

Wait, There’s More podcast: Meddling with elections Craig Silverman, a media editor from Buzzfeed News, talks to Tamara Khandaker on the 'Wait, There’s More' podcast about media manipulation and online...
16:28, 2019-06-13

India elections: Why are Kashmiris not voting? The fourth phase of Indian elections has seen a low turnout in parts of Kashmir after separatist groups called for a boycott. Experts say the voting ...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Tunisia elections: New issues, new candidates Tunisians are heading to the polls in mid-September. This time, the battle for the country's highest office is different. There's a lot of passion in...
09:05, 2019-09-14

UK charities call for end to 'gagging law' in run-up to elections NGO leaders say Lobbying Act stops them from representing the most vulnerable in society Latest election news – live updatesLeading charities are cal...
09:32, 2019-11-20

Footballers say #ThisTimeImVoting in European elections European Union politicians have thanked a small selection of footballers for their efforts in a get out the vote campaign. Kevin Trapp and Eintracht ...
11:16, 2019-05-23

Austrian elections: support for far-right collapses Sebastian Kurz looks certain to reclaim his title of world’s youngest leader as his ÖVP takes 37%Support for Austria’s Freedom party (FPÖ) has plunge...
22:44, 2019-09-29

Germany: AfD set for second spot in eastern elections Voting has ended in Saxony and Brandenburg, two states in Germany's former east. The far-right AfD will become the second biggest party in both regio...
01:28, 2019-09-02

Voting in Ireland kicks off Day 2 of EU elections BRUSSELS (AP) — Ireland is going to the polls to kick off the second day of European Union elections which have already caused a stir in the Netherla...
11:24, 2019-05-24

Poland votes in parliamentary elections Poland's ruling Law and Justice party is expected to be victorious in the parliamentary elections. The main opposition parties are hoping to gain eno...
19:04, 2019-10-13

AP Interview: EU elections could be boon for conservatives PRAGUE (AP) — The European Parliament is expected to be a different legislature after next week’s election and leading Czech conservative lawma...
09:20, 2019-05-15

Russia Is Going to Up Its Game for the 2020 Elections "You don't need to change votes to cause chaos," Senator Mark Warner tells WIRED in an exclusive interview....
19:28, 2019-07-31

Violence threatens Mozambican elections Growing violence in Mozambique on the eve of general elections has the country and the international community deeply worried. The reasons for the vi...
15:12, 2019-10-02

Elections to watch in Long Island Crucial ballot-box battles are being waged on Long Island and upstate this week. Perhaps the strangest Long Island race is in Nassau County’s scandal...
05:28, 2019-11-04

Greek conservatives win big in local elections Greeks have returned to the ballot box after the ruling Syriza party suffered a crushing defeat in elections to the European Parliament. Candidates f...
23:36, 2019-06-02

How Amazon moved into the business of US elections The expansion by Amazon Web Services into state and local elections has quietly gathered pace since the 2016 US presidential vote. More than 40 state...
20:56, 2019-10-15

EU elections and DragCon: the weekend's best photos The Guardian’s picture editors select photo highlights from around the world including Trump in Japan, voters in Germany and a white panda Continue r...
14:48, 2019-05-26

What is the European parliament and do the elections matter? As Europe prepares to go to the polls, we look at the workings of the union and where its power liesEurope’s twice-a-decade parliamentary elections a...
02:20, 2019-05-07

Voting in Indian elections reaches next-to-last phase NEW DELHI (AP) — Indians are voting in the next-to-last round of 6-week-long national elections, marked by a highly acrimonious campaign with Prime M...
05:00, 2019-05-12

EU: Russia spread disinformation ahead of EU elections The European Commission presented a report detailling "continued and sustained" disinformation coming from Russia. The campaign promoted fake news st...
18:20, 2019-06-14

Will trolls or truth win in the European Parliament elections? The battle for EP seats isn't just among candidates; facts and lies are facing off too. Teri Schultz looks at whether the EU has shown up for the hig...
11:04, 2019-05-16

European elections: your guide to the vote you never expected With ‘Brexit Day’ 29 March long gone, Britain gears up for an election it did not think it would participate in. Here is what you need to know before...
16:56, 2019-05-12

Andrew Gillum: 'The Russians know how they hacked our elections' Former Florida gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum thinks Florida residents should know which counties Russia hacked....
18:00, 2019-05-18

Strongman’s loyalist expected to win in Kazakhstan elections MOSCOW (AP) — Voters in Kazakhstan are choosing a successor to the president who had led the Central Asian country since independence from the Soviet...
06:40, 2019-06-09

UK minister warns about protest votes at EU elections LONDON (AP) — A senior British minister is warning that the upcoming European Parliament elections will be seen by some as “the ultimate protes...
15:00, 2019-05-12

EU elections: Commissioner warns of Russian meddling EU Justice Commissioner Vera Jourova expressed concern about disinformation campaigns, particularly from Russia. Her warning comes just two weeks bef...
15:04, 2019-05-13

Bolivian president promises imminent elections Jeanine Anez has once again assured voters of an upcoming ballot "as the entire country is demanding." Deadly protests have been ongoing in Bolivia s...
17:24, 2019-11-20

Salvini pledges ‘shock’ proposals before EU elections MILAN (AP) — Italian vice premier Matteo Salvini is pledging new “shock” proposals to relaunch Italy’s economy during a campaign ra...
17:20, 2019-05-17

Southern Mayors: The South Has Something to Say About the 2020 Elections Twenty-four years ago, a talented, young duo from Atlanta was booed as they received a Source Award for “Best New Rap Group.” A then-20-year-old Andr...
18:56, 2019-10-24

Marianne Williamson warns that US elections could become more like Iran's Sean Rayford/Getty Images Democratic presidential candidate Marianne Williamson warned that American elections could become more like voting in coun...
12:12, 2019-07-06

+++ EU elections – live updates on the final day of voting +++ Voters in 21 EU countries are heading to the polls to elect members of the European Parliament. Stakes are high as far-right groups and Euroskeptic p...
08:48, 2019-05-26

Israel faces new elections after parliament dissolves JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel faces an unprecedented snap election campaign — the second this year — after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu failed to form...
09:16, 2019-05-30

Russia elections: Kremlin-backed parties take a hit Parties tied to the ruling United Russia party have though retained their majority in Moscow despite flagging support. Media reports suggest oppositi...
08:40, 2019-09-09

US says Syria is stalling peace, urges new way to elections UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United States is accusing the Syrian government of stalling political negotiations and is calling for a new route to U.N.-m...
21:32, 2019-06-27

The candidates for New York City’s primary elections There’s a race in the 45th Brooklyn Council District, the former seat of Public Advocate Jumaane Williams. Farah Louis won the seat in a special elec...
04:48, 2019-06-25

Germans to choose from 41 parties in European elections A total of 41 lists in Germany have been approved for the European parliamentary elections, according to public broadcaster ARD. They include, among ...
20:08, 2019-05-04

Elections in 4 U.S. states to offer insight into 2020 Gubernatorial and legislative elections are to be held in Mississippi, Kentucky, Virginia and New Jersey on Tuesday....
13:04, 2019-11-05

Polish government reshuffle expected following EU elections WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The spokesman for Polish President Andrzej Duda says there will be a major government reshuffle sometime next week following th...
16:44, 2019-05-30

These are the key races Trump is watching in today’s elections President Trump’s not on the ballot, but he was energetically campaigning for Republicans on Tuesday as voters in Kentucky and Mississippi headed to ...
20:48, 2019-11-05

Texas governor gives failed elections nominee new job AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A newspaper reports that Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has given his failed and embattled choice for chief elections officer a new job ...
01:40, 2019-06-01

Far-right leaders rally in Bulgaria ahead of EU elections SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Far-right party leaders have accused the European Union of promoting migration policies that aim to destroy the values of EU m...
03:52, 2019-05-04

EU elections: Turnout estimate highest in 20 years Voter turnout is on track to rise for the first time since European Parliament elections began in 1979. Stakes are high as far-right groups and euros...
23:52, 2019-05-26

Evo Morales agrees to new elections after irregularities found Bolivian president’s decision follows protests over disputed 20 October election resultEvo Morales, the Bolivian president, has agreed to hold new el...
15:08, 2019-11-10

Bolivia: Evo Morales calls for new elections after OAS audit The Organization of American States has called for fresh elections in Bolivia after identifying grave irregularities. Morales has said he would go th...
13:32, 2019-11-10

Bolivia: Evo Morales to call new elections after OAS audit The Organization of American States has called for fresh elections in Bolivia after identifying serious irregularities. Morales has said he would go ...
12:56, 2019-11-10

NYC to have more early polling sites for upcoming elections ALBANY– The New York City Board of Elections agreed to dramatically increase the number of early polling sites across the five boroughs precedi...
03:28, 2019-05-31

Why the state elections in eastern Germany are important Elections on Sunday in Saxony and neighboring Brandenburg, two federal states in former East Germany, have the entire country holding its breath. The...
14:00, 2019-08-31

EU elections — Last-minute voters cast ballots Voter turnout is higher in several EU countries, including Germany, compared to the 2014 elections. Stakes are high as far-right groups and euroskept...
17:40, 2019-05-26

Conservatives brace for a battering in UK local elections LONDON (AP) — Voters in many parts of Britain are electing local councils, with the governing Conservatives bracing for a backlash over Brexit and ot...
17:28, 2019-05-02

Algeria calls presidential elections for December The election to replace ousted Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika has been scheduled for December 12. The army is pleased, but protesters want m...
03:04, 2019-09-16

Italian politicians launch bid to keep new elections, Salvini at bay Worried about the possibility of far-right leader Matteo Salvini taking power, Italy's main opposition party opened the door on talks to form a new g...
17:32, 2019-08-21

Theresa May regrets UK having to hold European elections Prime minister fails to reach cross-party Brexit deal in time to avoid UK taking part in pollFollow the day’s latest political news - liveTheresa May...
19:56, 2019-05-07

With crisis unresolved, Israel seems headed toward elections JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s parliament has passed the first of three motions required for the chamber to dissolve itself as the country appears h...
11:36, 2019-05-28

What do the EU elections mean for Brexit? It’s complicated | Anand Menon Neither tribe won a clear advantage, and the main parties stay internally deadlocked, with a general election less likely nowWhat a night, eh? The Co...
14:28, 2019-05-27

Russia votes in long-protested elections Municipal and regional polls are taking place across the country. Attention is focused on Moscow's parliamentary vote following a violent crackdown o...
12:36, 2019-09-08

In elections why do we use a pencil, rather than a pen, to mark the ballot paper? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific con...
13:52, 2019-05-28

Mixed results for science in the US midterm elections A climate change denier is no longer to head House science committee, but Washington state voters reject carbon tax and Arizona blocks renewable ener...
10:40, 2019-04-09

Four takeaways from the European elections – video explainer In the UK, the Conservatives and Labour have been decimated over their stance on Brexit, with Nigel Farage's Brexit party and pro-remain parties emer...
19:16, 2019-05-28

UK's big two suffer Brexit backlash in local elections Britain's two major political parties have both fared poorly in local elections. The results, seen as an indication of Brexit sentiment by some, saw ...
12:48, 2019-05-03

EU citizens in UK denied vote in European elections Rights groups have condemned the chaos, saying UK authorities have failed to guarantee the vote. Britons in the EU's 27 other countries also experien...
22:36, 2019-05-23

Threat to US elections in 2020 is not limited to Russia WASHINGTON — Russia interfered in the 2016 election and may try to sway next year’s vote as well. But it’s not the only nation with an eye on US poli...
20:08, 2019-10-30

European elections expose polarized British public Support for Labour and the Conservatives has collapsed, with the Brexit Party and pro-Remain parties coming out on top. So where does this leave the ...
16:48, 2019-05-27

Millions vote in Philippine elections crucial to Duterte MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Filipinos have begun voting in midterm elections highlighted by a showdown between President Rodrigo Duterte’s allie...
02:56, 2019-05-13

'Now is the time': the journalists fighting fake news before the EU elections With warnings of likely Russian meddling, Europe’s debunkers are picking up the pace“Our job is to debunk stories,” says Thomas Hedin from his Copenh...
07:08, 2019-05-16

Thousands take part in pro-Europe protests ahead of elections With just a week to go before EU elections, tens of thousands of people took to the streets across Germany in support of Europe. Concerned by the ris...
12:36, 2019-05-19

The Latest: Suit alleging racism in elections has been filed JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on lawsuit challenging Mississippi’s method of electing a governor and statewide officials (all times local): ...
18:36, 2019-05-30

Texas’ embattled elections chief on brink of losing job AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas’ embattled elections chief is on the brink of losing his job over wrongly questioning the U.S. citizenship of thousa...
22:24, 2019-05-26

Georgians call for snap elections in second night of protests Unrest sparked by anger at ruling party and Russian MP addressing parliamentProtesters gathered outside Georgia’s parliament for a second successive ...
20:04, 2019-06-21

Thousands take part in pro-Europe demonstrations ahead of elections With just a week to go before EU elections, tens of thousands of people took to the streets across Germany in support of Europe. Concerned by the ris...
16:24, 2019-05-19

Pompeo warns Russia not to meddle in 2020 US elections Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warned Russia on Tuesday not to interfere in the 2020 US elections — and said Moscow must show that its purported medd...
21:24, 2019-05-14

Main parties take Brexit battering in UK local elections LONDON (AP) — Britain’s two main political parties, Conservatives and Labour, have taken a hammering in local elections as Brexit-weary voters ...
10:44, 2019-05-03

Record number of women to contest Japan elections This year's polls for Japan’s upper house of parliament are witnessing the highest number of women candidates. Opposition parties hope the move will ...
13:20, 2019-07-16

EU elections turnout rises as political landscape fragments Rightwing populists expected to finish first in UK and Italy, while Netherlands and Spain embrace pro-EU messageLive coverage of the results as they ...
21:16, 2019-05-26

Microsoft’s offers software tools to secure elections Microsoft is announcing an ambitious effort intended to make U.S. voting more secure and verifiable. The company will offer free open-source software...
17:44, 2019-05-06

Pro-Putin candidates suffer losses in Moscow elections Opposition figure hails success of tactical voting campaign in local electionsPro-Kremlin candidates have suffered losses in local elections in Mosco...
11:56, 2019-09-09

8m UK voters not registered ahead of European elections – study Green MP Caroline Lucas says millions ‘at risk of losing right to have their voice heard’Nearly 8 million people in Britain eligible to vote in the E...
12:52, 2019-05-01

COMMENTARY: White supremacy’s insidious presence in our elections White supremacy has made its way into mainstream public discourse in Canada, becoming an insidious danger to our democracy, says Amira Elghawaby....
15:12, 2019-10-04

Social media: Facebook and Google roles in UK elections Tech giants, such as Facebook and Google, are set to play a huge role in the next UK general election....
11:40, 2019-04-30

Russians rally for independent candidates to stand in elections Thousands of people turned out in Moscow to protest the non-registration of independent candidates for local elections. This issue is one of the rare...
17:16, 2019-07-20

China, an Eye on Elections, Suspends Some Travel Permits to Taiwan The move appeared intended to influence politics on the self-governing island, and possibly to prevent exposure to Taiwan’s democratic elections or s...
19:36, 2019-07-31

Israel’s Arab parties reunite for upcoming elections JERUSALEM (AP) — Four political parties representing Israel’s Arab minority have announced they will unite for the upcoming parliamentary elect...
13:08, 2019-06-20

Facebook announces plans to combat misinformation during EU elections Facebook is expanding its use of independent fact-checkers in an effort to stop the spread of misinformation as Europe goes to the polls next month...
13:04, 2019-04-26

Putin's party suffers losses in Moscow elections United Russia loses 15 seats despite its candidates all running as ‘independents’Pro-Kremlin candidates have suffered losses in local elections in Mo...
11:16, 2019-09-09

Far-right party makes gains in Germany state elections Voters in Saxony, a region of around 4.1 million people bordering Poland and the Czech Republic, and neighbouring Brandenburg, which has 2.5 million ...
01:20, 2019-09-02

Bolivia: Interim president bars Morales from new elections Jeanine Anez has said that recently ousted president Evo Morales has no right to run in any upcoming national vote. The Latin American nation, howeve...
01:36, 2019-11-15

Use EU elections to combat rise of far right, Corbyn will urge voters Labour leader pitches upcoming vote as Labour versus extremist forces ‘offering only fear’The UK faces the threat of a resurgent far-right at the for...
00:36, 2019-05-18

How European Parliament elections work — and what happened this year More than 400 million voters in 28 nations had the right to vote over the past four days. Here's a look at that massive exercise in democracy....
00:40, 2019-05-27

North Korea claims '99.98% turnout' in local elections Pyongyang called the purported turnout a sign of the "single-minded unity" of its people. Voters are only allowed to select "yes" or "no" to a single...
13:24, 2019-07-22

Macron and Merkel at odds over EU top jobs after European elections German backing of MEP Manfred Weber to replace Juncker has met with resistance from FranceParis and Berlin appear on a collision course over the repl...
19:40, 2019-05-27

Germany: Berlin reacts to far-right surge in eastern elections The far-right AfD may have come second in regional elections in Saxony and Brandenburg, but Germany's governing parties had been fearing even worse. ...
13:24, 2019-09-02

US elections need massive security overhaul for 2020: report A sweeping overhaul of America’s electoral infrastructure is needed in order to prevent foreign interference as the 2020 elections loom, a grou...
20:48, 2019-06-10

India holds elections in Kashmir, despite boycott by most parties But as the crackdown continues, Kashmiris have quietly refused to resume their normal lives, confounding India at their own economic expense....
14:04, 2019-10-24

The Guardian view on Israel’s elections: it could be worse | Editorial Netanyahu is unfit for his office, as some voters are acknowledging, but the problems are bigger than himBenjamin Netanyahu’s political magic has bro...
20:20, 2019-09-18

US won't release peace plan before Israel's elections, says envoy Move appears to be aimed at not interfering with September elections in which leadership of Trump ally Netanyahu is at stakeThe United States will no...
22:12, 2019-08-28

Grimes contests law removing her power over elections board FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky’s secretary of state has challenged a new state law removing her power over the State Board of Elections. Alison...
15:04, 2019-05-07

Danish PM calls elections to renew parliament in June COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish Prime Minister Lars Loekke Rasmussen says elections to renew Denmark’s 179-seat parliament will be held June ...
14:40, 2019-05-07

Will faltering EU growth play a role in the European elections? Economic growth is still weak and unevenly spread across the 28-nation European Union, while job creation is only just beginning to improve. Will Eur...
09:24, 2019-05-21

Census citizenship question could transform state elections AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Computer files discovered in the home of a Republican operative who died last year contain a blueprint for how the GOP could ext...
21:08, 2019-05-31

Expert weighs in on impact of social media on elections TUCSON – Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey recently announced that Twitter is banning all political ads. With the 2020 presidential campaigns ramping up,...
01:16, 2019-11-06

EU citizens denied vote in European elections to sue UK government Exclusive: Campaign groups prepare legal challenge following ‘systemic denial’ of suffrageThe government is facing the prospect of being sued by camp...
16:28, 2019-05-25

Microsoft offers software tools to secure elections Microsoft has announced an ambitious effort to make voting secure, verifiable and subject to reliable audits by registering ballots in encrypted form...
22:56, 2019-05-07

General elections: How political parties could target you online Election campaigns are another branch of the marketing industry - which could be more efficient than traditional adverts....
01:20, 2019-11-05

An anti-US demo and elections in Britain: Monday's best photos The Guardian’s picture editors select highlights from around the world Continue reading......
14:32, 2019-11-04

MPs call for laws to protect elections against online interference MPs have accused the Government of ignoring urgent calls to protect future elections from online interference....
04:56, 2019-07-02

Republican Senators Couldn't Care Less About Protecting Elections Democrats are pushing hard for a legislative response to Russian meddling in the 2016 election before 2020. But it seems that most Republicans in Con...
03:00, 2019-06-18

Greek conservatives dominate second round of local elections ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Conservative-backed candidates have won 12 of 13 of Greece’s regions and captured the majority of Greece’s cities, ...
22:44, 2019-06-02

IOC to change process of Olympic bid races, host elections LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The IOC is changing how and when it picks Olympic hosts, and will approach candidates who can be from multiple cities or...
13:24, 2019-06-26

Two green parties on track for gains in Swiss elections Green party and Green Liberals projected to increase share of vote from four years agoTwo green parties appear to have made significant gains in Swis...
18:00, 2019-10-20

Green gains expected at Swiss parliamentary elections Switzerland has held parliamentary elections. Political forecasters are expecting Switzerland's two environmentalist parties to make gains amid growi...
12:32, 2019-10-20

Panama elections: Laurentino Cortizo declares victory Laurentino "Nito" Cortizo declared himself president, as he was leading the race by two points. Panamanians flocked to the polls in large numbers in ...
05:12, 2019-05-06

Volunteers can make the difference in elections, up to 10% at polls: experts Strategists say that while they don't have as much visibility as candidates, volunteers play an integral part in any campaign and can make the differ...
18:56, 2019-10-20

The Latest: Polls open in Belgium in EU, national elections BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on elections for the European Parliament (all times local): 8:05 a.m. Belgians are heading to the polls in European Union,...
08:37, 2019-05-26

Green gains expected in Swiss parliamentary elections Switzerland's two Green parties are set to make gains while its powerful anti-immigration SVP is looking at losses, according to a projection. Still,...
20:44, 2019-10-20

How young voters matter in European Parliament elections Brexit, global warming, digital rights: Young people in the EU have taken to the streets and gained the attention of politicians in Brussels and acro...
09:28, 2019-05-23

Bolivia elections: President Evo Morales may have to face second round President is ahead in early counting but could be vulnerable to a united opposition in a runoffBolivia’s president, Evo Morales, was ahead in the fir...
08:00, 2019-10-21

Germany: Polls close in eastern state elections, AfD set for second spot Voting has ended in Saxony and Brandenburg, two states in the country's former east. Exit polls suggest that the far-right AfD will become the second...
18:24, 2019-09-01

India elections: Narendra Modi's BJP set to sweep back to power Indian officials have begun counting hundreds of millions of votes in the world's largest democratic exercise. After an election staggered over six w...
09:28, 2019-05-23

Germany: Initial results show AfD set for second spot in eastern elections Voting has ended in Saxony and Brandenburg, two states in the country's former east. Initial results suggest that the far-right AfD will become the s...
19:04, 2019-09-01

For Palestinians, Israel’s elections promise nothing but defeat | Raja Shehadeh After 50 years of occupation, our freedom is shrinking every day. But even if Netanyahu loses, little will changeWhen Boris Johnson announced his pla...
08:20, 2019-09-17

‘We don’t care who wins’: young Gazans see little choice in Israel’s elections On Gaza City’s quayside, Palestinians fear that Benjamin Netanyahu’s rivals in Tuesday’s poll are as belligerent as he isAs reflections from the quay...
12:28, 2019-09-15

Trump tweets about possible defense treaty days before Israeli elections The timing of Trump's tweet, just days before Israel's election on Tuesday, appeared aimed at buttressing Netanyahu's bid to remain in power by showc...
22:32, 2019-09-14

North Macedonia prime minister hints at early elections SKOPJE, North Macedonia (AP) — North Macedonia’s prime minister says he could call early elections if his country fails to get a date for the s...
18:08, 2019-06-06

Moscow elections show that Russia's rulers face discontent Muscovites head to the polls to elect a new city council on Sunday. There is little hope that opposition parties will make substantive gains. But, af...
19:04, 2019-09-07

Dutch polls open, kicking off 4 days of European elections THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch polls have opened in elections for the European Parliament, starting four days of voting across the 28-nation blo...
08:04, 2019-05-23

How the world press viewed the far-right surge in eastern German elections The success of the AfD was a "double slap in the face" to Angela Merkel, but not the "earthquake everyone feared." DW rounds up the international rea...
13:24, 2019-09-02

George Osborne backs LIB DEMS in elections as knife in May twisted further GEORGE Osborne's London Evening Standard newspaper has backed the Lib Dems in tomorrow’s EU elections....
20:48, 2019-05-22

Elections board delays certifying Kentucky primary results FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky election officials have delayed certifying statewide primary election results after the state’s chief election o...
20:00, 2019-06-04

European elections 2019: Dogs (and a goat) at polling stations As voters turned out for the European elections so did their dogs, and an unexpected farmyard animal....
12:08, 2019-05-23

Fake news section of Elections Act faces Charter challenge A Calgary-based legal foundation is asking an Ontario court to strike down new sections of the Elections Act that forbid making certain false stateme...
22:00, 2019-09-18

Sudan army urges elections after brutal crackdown on protesters The Sudanese military has promised elections after its agreement with the main opposition coalition broke down. The announcement comes after dozens o...
11:24, 2019-06-04

Spanish elections: popular leftwing politician forms new party Podemos co-founder Íñigo Errejón says he hopes to attract disillusioned leftwing votersOne of the Spanish left’s most popular politicians has announc...
22:04, 2019-09-25

US briefing: Japan mass stabbing, EU elections and Mount Everest Tuesday’s top story: Two dead in knife attack on children near Tokyo. Plus, why conservatism is not as powerful as it seemsSubscribe now to receive t...
13:24, 2019-05-28

Greens expect big gains in Saxony, Brandenburg state elections Germany's Green party could score record results in Sunday's elections in the eastern states of Brandenburg and Saxony. But they'll have to contend w...
21:00, 2019-08-31

Tommy Robinson trolled after suffering HUMILIATING loss in EU elections English Defence League founder Tommy Robinson has been mercilessly trolled after he was humiliated in the European elections....
05:08, 2019-05-27

Macron's vision for Europe faces test in French EU elections Campaign is being dominated by power struggle between far right and president’s centrist agendaIn a restaurant in northern Paris with European flags ...
11:32, 2019-05-24

Pressure mounts on Merkel's heir apparent before state elections Future of CDU’s Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer uncertain after series of misstepsShe was meant to be the “mini-Merkel” who would grow to fill the German ...
12:28, 2019-08-29

Tsipras faces fight to stay in power after EU elections mauling Greek PM ‘ready for battle’ after calling snap elections, but centre-right opponents are making groundFour days after announcing snap elections, the ...
06:28, 2019-05-31

‘No place for violence, intimidation or fraud’ in Afghan elections: UN chief All key actors in Afghanistan must “uphold their responsibility to support a peaceful, credible, transparent and inclusive electoral process”, UN Sec...
17:52, 2019-09-27

Nigel Farage hit by milkshake while campaigning for European elections in Newcastle Nigel Farage has lashed out at "radical Remainers" after he had milkshake thrown at him during a walkabout in Newcastle city centre....
15:28, 2019-05-20

State Board Of Elections Certifies Primary Election Results FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18)– After fixing nearly 50 errors, the state board of elections officially certified the results of last month’s pri...
23:12, 2019-06-07

EU elections: Weber, in Bulgaria, vows tough migration laws SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — A leading conservative candidate in next week’s European Parliament elections has promised Bulgarians tight measures aga...
16:48, 2019-05-19

Here are the last days you can register to vote for the 2020 primary elections in every state and how to do it Lucy Nicholson/Reuters The deadlines for registering to vote vary by state. Each US state and territory has its own dates and rules for registering ...
00:36, 2019-09-26

Thousands march in Moscow demanding open city elections More than 100 arrested in biggest opposition rally in six years, prompted by disqualification of independent candidates Russia’s opposition held its ...
19:36, 2019-08-10

Austria prepares for fresh elections after Ibiza video scandal Footage appeared to show far-right vice-chancellor promise contracts in exchange for campaign supportAustria is bracing itself for fresh elections in...
19:36, 2019-05-19

Tech-savvy Estonians vote online in European elections TALLINN, Estonia (AP) — Estonia was crippled by cyberattacks on government networks during a dispute with Russia in 2007. Today the tiny tech-savvy n...
10:20, 2019-05-20

Final round of voting underway in India’s marathon elections KOLKATA, India (AP) — Indians are voting in the seventh and final phase of national elections, wrapping up a 6-week-long long, grueling campaign seas...
04:56, 2019-05-19

Afghanistan elections: Polls open amid threats from Taliban Afghanistan is holding national elections, but there are concerns over turnout due to possible attacks. The Taliban has ordered fighters to use all m...
04:44, 2019-09-28

Austrian elections: exit polls show collapse in far-right support Sebastian Kurz likely to return as chancellor with party tipped for best result since 2002Support for Austria’s Freedom party (FPÖ) has plunged by mo...
19:28, 2019-09-29

2019 European Elections: How to vote if you care about climate change Wondering how to vote in the EU elections? We've rounded up what the parties have to say on the biggest issue in science....
13:20, 2019-05-22

Thousands march in Moscow’s streets, demand free elections Chanting "Russia will be free!" and "This is our city!," up to 2,000 protesters marched through one of Moscow's thoroughfares....
17:48, 2019-08-31

Albania president cancels elections, citing tense climate TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Albania’s president has canceled upcoming municipal elections, citing the need to reduce political tensions in the count...
22:12, 2019-06-08

European elections 2019: Change UK increases Facebook ad spend Change UK has spent more than £60,000 in the past week on the platform, while UKIP spent under £100....
11:24, 2019-05-22

German voters tired of CDU bickering ahead of state elections High-level CDU politicians have spent weeks squabbling with one another ahead of important elections in eastern Germany. DW's Austin Davis traveled t...
21:56, 2019-08-26

German protesters march against racism in Dresden ahead of key elections Thousands of people to protest against racism in eastern Germany, where the far-right have enjoyed major gains. Authorities denied AfD claims that th...
15:04, 2019-08-24

Early EU elections results reflect U.K.’s deep divide over Brexit The tally from northeast England, the first of the U.K.'s 12 regions to report, gave the Brexit Party, launched just weeks ago, 39 per cent of the vo...
01:20, 2019-05-27

Elections Canada spends big on social media ahead of Oct. 21 vote Over the last three months, the agency responsible for running national elections has spent more than $150,000 on advertisements on Facebook, about h...
01:48, 2019-09-21

Ukraine: Snap elections to be formally called in coming days KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — An adviser to the new Ukrainian president says that he will sign a decree formally dissolving the parliament and calling snap el...
14:08, 2019-05-21

Populist parties will achieve ‘historic feat’ in European elections: Le Pen Populist parties will achieve “an historic feat” in next week’s elections to the European Parliament, far-right French leader Marin...
16:40, 2019-05-18

Israel’s main parties discuss possible coalition government following elections On Tuesday, negotiators from the two parties met for what they described in a joint statement as a “matter-of-fact” meeting “held in good spirits.”...
22:28, 2019-09-24

Opinion: The Thuringian state elections — cause for alarm, but with a silver lining Sunday's state elections in Thuringia were a great success for the far-left and far-right. Now it's time for the centrist Christian Democrats to step...
23:40, 2019-10-27

Russian misinformation campaign targeted voters in EU’s 2019 elections European Union officials made clear that "Russian sources" were at the heart of ongoing efforts to sow division, suppress turnout and influence voter...
12:04, 2019-06-14

Theresa May heckled with call to quit after local elections humiliation Conservative activist shouts at PM "why don't you resign - we don't want you" as she delivers speech...
14:20, 2019-05-03

Elections Canada will not use social media ‘influencers’ in federal campaign Elections Canada has scrapped plans to use social-media "influencers" to persuade young Canadians to register to vote in this fall's federal election...
22:08, 2019-06-20

North Macedonia: Prime minister calls for snap elections North Macedonia's prime minister wants new elections after the EU passed on beginning membership talks. Now, the citizens should decide what's next f...
14:00, 2019-10-19

Boris Johnson mocked for local elections Twitter gaffe Boris Johnson has faced widespread ridicule after he proudly tweeted he had voted Conservative in local elections on Thursday....
10:20, 2019-05-03

Why did Amazon spend $1.5m in Seattle's local elections? | Hamilton Nolan Campaign donations are a great investment. Stocks might only earn you 10%, but controlling the government can multiply your investment unimaginablyIn...
13:40, 2019-11-09

Albania president rejects ruling to hold municipal elections TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Albania’s president has condemned a decision by electoral authorities in favor of holding municipal elections this weeke...
09:24, 2019-06-25

Bolivia: Morales calls for new elections, pressure to resign mounts Morales vowed a fresh vote and reformed electoral body after the OAS uncovered grave "manipulations." But a call from the military for him to resign ...
21:36, 2019-11-10

Ranked Choice Voting for Presidential Elections Passes in Maine The state legislature in Maine passed ranked choice voting for presidential elections, giving voters more control of election outcomes....
23:44, 2019-06-19

Prosecutors probe alleged fraud in Istanbul local elections ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey’s state-run news agency says prosecutors have launched investigations into alleged irregularities during local ele...
12:56, 2019-05-02

Theresa May heckled and asked 'why don't you RESIGN?' as she reacts to elections DRUBBING THERESA May was heckled and asked why she hasn't resigned after a disastrous set of local election results....
15:00, 2019-05-03

De Blasio demands Board of Elections end $12M spending on black cars Mayor Bill de Blasio demanded the city Board of Elections end its multimillion dollar black car program following a string of Post stories that expos...
00:32, 2019-11-07

Giuliani Decides Ukraine Trip to Influence U.S. Elections Is a Bad Idea Rudy Giuliani said he has canceled a trip to Ukraine to seek help from the incoming administration there to target President Donald Trump’s political...
18:36, 2019-05-11

Ukip to hold leadership contest after European Parliament elections Ukip has confirmed it is to hold a leadership contest after the European Parliament elections....
00:44, 2019-05-07

Stripped of Olympic status, boxing body calls new elections GENEVA (AP) — One day after being stripped of Olympic recognition, boxing body AIBA called for fresh elections in November to help rebuild its image ...
23:16, 2019-06-27

US elections 2020: a simple guide to the race for the White House From the debates, to the conventions, to the electoral college, here’s everything you need to know On 3 November 2020, Americans will head to the pol...
15:16, 2019-06-14

Vince Cable: Lib Dems are a major force after local elections Liberal Democrat leader Sir Vince Cable has hailed the party's local election performance as "brilliant" and believes its opposition to Brexit will b...
14:36, 2019-05-04

House passes bill to protect elections from foreign interference The House on Wednesday approved an election security bill that has been a top demand from Democrats’ most vulnerable members. But the legislation — t...
00:44, 2019-10-24

Biden claims Russia wouldn’t meddle in elections on his watch Ex-veep Joe Biden claimed Friday that Russia would never interfere in an election if he were president — even though the US intelligence community un...
22:44, 2019-07-05

Have I Got News For You Heidi Allen episode pulled due to Euro elections The BBC says it is "inappropriate" for the show to feature political party leaders in an election period....
23:00, 2019-05-10

Netanyahu told ministers that Trump probably won't act against Iran until US elections in 2020 Israeli military officials have expressed concern that Iran has been emboldened by what is seen as US disengagement. In recent weeks, Prime Minister ...
17:00, 2019-11-06

New York votes to overhaul elections, budget, ethics and land use New York residents approved a series of ballot measures Tuesday that change the way they will vote in future citywide elections while toughening ethi...
18:08, 2019-11-06

Muslim women and refugees won historic victories across the US in Tuesday's elections Steve Helber/AP State and local elections on Tuesday ushered in historic firsts for women and minorities across the country. Democrat Ghazala Hashmi,...
18:24, 2019-11-06

Brexit party will unveil full policies after EU elections, says Farage Party leader ramps up attacks on BBC and says he will only talk about Brexit until voteThe Brexit party will present a “full slate” of policy ideas o...
17:04, 2019-05-13

Bolivia's interim president Jeanine Áñez promises new elections Ousted Evo Morales decries senate No 2’s ‘self-proclamation’Parliament threatens to nullify her appointmentBolivia’s new interim president has pledge...
17:24, 2019-11-13

European elections 2019 UK: When are the results of the British vote expected? Voting in the European elections takes place on Thursday when people across the UK will choose their representative in the European Parliament....
17:00, 2019-05-22

APNewsbreak: Ohio elections chief orders security upgrade COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio’s elections chief has ordered county election boards to undergo a host of security upgrades that he says will guard ...
20:56, 2019-06-11

Thousands of protesters clash with riot police in Moscow over elections Riot police in Moscow clashed with about 3,500 protesters who took to the streets after authorities barred dozens of opposition candidates from upcom...
01:12, 2019-07-28

Journalists can’t ignore hacked data meant to disrupt elections. But here’s what they can do. Newsrooms must be prepared for the next (inevitable) time when hackers target an American election — or any institution....
22:20, 2019-04-28

Albania holds local elections amid political turmoil TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Albanians have started to cast ballots to elect mayors and city councils, or parliaments, amid a tense political conflict with...
08:48, 2019-06-30

Bill won’t stop meddling in 2020 elections, say technology experts Lawmakers are considering a bill to address the problem posed by video editing tools that can make anyone, including politicians, appear to say thing...
05:08, 2019-06-21

Philippines midterm elections boost Rodrigo Duterte's power Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's allies appear to have scored sweeping victories in the country's midterm elections. The results signal broad p...
13:44, 2019-05-14

Facebook busts Israel-based campaign to disrupt elections JERUSALEM (AP) — Facebook says it has identified a private Israel-based influence campaign aimed at disrupting elections in various countries and has...
15:40, 2019-05-16

Elections Canada paid ‘influencers’ $325K — but won’t ask for the money back Roughly half of the budget for a voter registration video campaign went directly to payments to 13 social media influencers....
19:24, 2019-06-21

10 of the best restaurants in Cádiz, Spain Fizzing with culinary highlights, this selection from the Andalucían city’s old town takes in special spots for seafood and tapas joints away from th...
08:00, 2019-08-02

Spain and China through after stalemate "Spain and China qualified for the knockout rounds of the Women\u0027s World Cup with a 0-0 draw."...
20:04, 2019-06-17

US in the World Cup quarterfinals after 2-1 win over Spain REIMS, France (AP) — Megan Rapinoe converted a pair of penalty kicks and the United States set up a much-anticipated quarterfinal meeting with host F...
20:44, 2019-06-24

Two penalties help Spain see off Sweden "Euro 2020 Qualifier, Group F – Santiago Bernabeu – Spain 3 (S. Ramos pen 64’, Á. Morata pen 85\u0027, M. Oyarzabal 87\u0027) Sweden 0"...
22:56, 2019-06-10

House Hunting in … Spain Finding a bargain on the fashionable island of Ibiza is not easy — at least until the summer ends, when sellers become more flexible....
18:04, 2019-05-22

Ohio elections chief taps advocates to find inactive voters COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio’s elections chief is enlisting the help of community and social service groups to find voters who are at risk of bei...
21:48, 2019-06-26

Norway mediation effort in Venezuela stalls over opposition demands for elections CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Norway mediation effort in Venezuela stalls over opposition demands for elections....
16:56, 2019-06-07

Polish towns denounce LGBT people ahead of European elections SWIDNIK, Poland – Teresa Drzewiecka grew up during World War II when German and Soviet troops battled for control of her town of Swidnik in eas...
18:08, 2019-05-21

US elections in 2020 need massive overhaul to protect them, security experts argue A sweeping overhaul of America's electoral infrastructure is needed in order to prevent foreign interference as the 2020 elections loom, a group of s...
19:20, 2019-06-07

Michael Gianaris slams Board of Elections’ early voting plan Albany — The New York City Board of Elections is coming under fire for its plans for the first ever early voting elections this fall. Under a new sta...
23:44, 2019-05-03

Numbers show 25% increase in advance voting over 2015: Elections Canada According to Elections Canada, preliminary figures show approximately two million people cast their ballots across Canada on the first two days of ad...
17:56, 2019-10-14

The Trump-Ukraine scandal is a taste of how dirty will the US elections get | Richard Wolffe If you’re wondering what the next 14 months of the presidential election looks like, you are already looking at itAmerica has a grand tradition of th...
10:28, 2019-09-23

The Trump-Ukraine scandal is a taste of how dirty the US elections will get | Richard Wolffe If you’re wondering what the next 14 months of the presidential election looks like, you are already looking at itAmerica has a grand tradition of th...
12:03, 2019-09-23

Tech-savvy Estonia sets example of online voting as EU elections begin Internet voting — or i-voting —has been available since 2005 in the nation that gave the world Skype, and the percentage of voters using the internet...
21:36, 2019-05-20

Ukraine's president tells Trump to his face that he doesn't want to be involved in US elections Jonathan Ernst/Reuters President Donald Trump met with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembl...
22:00, 2019-09-25

Embattled Board of Elections doubled its spending on black cars for staffers The embattled New York City Board of Elections doubled its spending on livery cars to ferry employees around the boroughs in recent years, The Post h...
01:52, 2019-11-06

Cristina Fernández de Kirchner celebrates comeback win in Argentina elections – video In a dramatic return, Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, one of Argentina’s most popular presidents during her two terms in 2007-15, has been voted back...
11:28, 2019-10-28

Italy: President offers politicians more time to avert snap elections A snap election hangs in the balance as President Sergio Mattarella has agreed to meet party leaders again next week. Squabbling has beset Europe's t...
21:44, 2019-08-22

Violent clashes in Italy as far-left Antifa take to the streets ahead of EU elections FAR-LEFT activists have violently clashed with police in Italy ahead of the EU elections at the end of this month....
23:56, 2019-05-22

Kosovo elections: ‘Most significant change’ in 12 years, Security Council hears Elections held earlier this month in Kosovo represent “the most significant change in the political landscape” there in a dozen years, the UN mission...
23:44, 2019-10-31

India elections — Narendra Modi's fandom persists despite spotty record India's ruling BJP party has mostly succeeded in turning the ongoing parliamentary election into what seems like a presidential one — with PM Modi as...
16:16, 2019-05-15

How the National Popular Vote Interstate Compact Would Change Presidential Elections The National Popular Vote Interstate Compact is a proposal to ensure that the winner of the national popular vote becomes president....
16:36, 2019-08-02

The Guardian view on South Africa’s elections: Ramaphosa needs a mandate | Editorial The president inherited a country on the ropes. The stakes are highIt is 25 years since Nelson Mandela cast his vote for the first time, in the elect...
20:48, 2019-05-05

Rahul Gandhi quits as India opposition leader after elections defeat Gandhi accepts responsibility for result and urges party to ‘radically transform’Rahul Gandhi, the political scion of India’s most powerful ruling dy...
18:36, 2019-07-03

Trump floats possible defense treaty days ahead of Israeli elections Trump appeared to try to buttress Benjamin Netanyahu’s effort to remain in power by showcasing his close ties to the White HouseDonald Trump said on ...
19:56, 2019-09-14

Number of 3rd parties registered with Elections Canada up 28 per cent in 2019 vs. 2015 There were a total of 147 third parties registered for the 2019 election compared to 115 in 2015....
20:48, 2019-11-04

Love Corbyn, hate Brexit? Labour's EU elections dilemma – podcast Jeremy Corbyn launched Labour’s European elections manifesto with a renewed promise to back a second Brexit referendum in certain circumstances – but...
04:20, 2019-05-10

#deniedmyvote: EU citizens complain of being turned away at polling stations in European elections EU citizens living in the UK claimed today they were turned away from polling stations and unable to vote in the European elections....
12:08, 2019-05-23

Coalition talks resume in effort to avert snap elections in Italy M5S and Democracy party have until Wednesday to form new pact to lead Italy until 2023The clock was ticking for Italy’s Five Star Movement (M5S) and ...
19:28, 2019-08-27

Italy's Salvini advocates fresh elections amid government deadlock Interior Minister Matteo Salvini said there was no longer a majority to support the government and fresh elections were necessary. Tensions have grow...
20:48, 2019-08-08

Facebook removes Iranian and Russian operations targeting US 2020 elections The company has also disclosed initiatives to prevent foreign election interference in the presidential campaignsFacebook on Monday disclosed it had ...
22:28, 2019-10-21

Elections Canada already paid social media ‘influencers’ before scrapping campaign That comes on the heels of a report by the Canadian Press Thursday afternoon that the independent agency is scrapping the plan....
22:48, 2019-06-20

New numbers show 29% increase in advance voting over 2015: Elections Canada According to Elections Canada, preliminary figures show 4.7 million electors cast their ballot between Oct. 11 and Oct. 14....
16:28, 2019-10-16

Tommy Robinson has second milkshake in two days thrown at him during European elections campaign Tommy Robinson had a milkshake thrown over him for the second time in two days as he continued his campaign to become an MEP....
21:56, 2019-05-02

European elections: Far-right and Greens surge across continent in shift away from traditional centre Populist, environmentalist and far-right parties edged out traditional centre-right and centre-left parties across the continent in the European Parl...
15:04, 2019-05-27

Elections Chief Tweets Memo on Foreign Interference After a GOP Colleague's Veto A bit of Federal Election Commission drama went down on Twitter Friday when the board’s chair tweeted a draft memo on illegal foreign election activi...
15:20, 2019-09-29

Austria's Sebastian Kurz calls for snap elections after corruption scandal Austrian Chancellor Kurz has requested new elections after a corruption scandal brought down his vice chancellor. Footage showed the far-right deputy...
20:40, 2019-05-18

Thousands attend banned protest to demand free elections in Moscow Thousands of Russians filled the streets of central Moscow Saturday, calling for free elections to the city’s legislature. The protest was the ...
17:08, 2019-08-31

Revealed: Cherie Blair voted for the Liberal Democrats in European elections Wife of former Labour PM Tony Blair told friends she was "appalled" that Alastair Campbell was booted from party after he voted for the Liberal Democ...
12:16, 2019-05-30

European elections 2019: Centre vote splinters right and left across the continent The EU's traditional centre has splintered in the hardest-fought European Parliament elections in decades....
04:56, 2019-05-27

Austrian elections offer latest sign far right's rise is faltering in Europe Freedom party’s vote collapses to 16%, as others stall in Italy, Spain, France and elsewhereThe slump in support for the nationalist Freedom party (F...
15:52, 2019-09-30

British Indians warn Hindu nationalist party not to meddle in UK elections They say UK support group for BJP, India’s ruling party, is trying to divide themUK parties struggle to turn WhatsApp into campaign weaponBritish Ind...
00:36, 2019-11-12

EU elections: Wake-up call for centrists amid euroskepticism, climate inaction Europeans have mobilized to vote in numbers not seen for decades. Major parties have seen their power shrink, and with populists and Greens making ga...
06:00, 2019-05-27

Italy's Matteo Salvini calls for fresh elections as coalition fractures Far-right leader says it is pointless continuing government with Five Star Movement Italy’s far-right leader, Matteo Salvini, has called for new elec...
08:04, 2019-08-09

Bolivia’s president calls for new elections amid protests disputing vote The leftist leader made the announcement after a preliminary report by the Organization of American States cited a ``heap of observed irregularities'...
19:24, 2019-11-10

German elections: AfD finds rich seam ​in city clinging on to coal​ Far-right party insists it is pro-women as it attacks government’s green agenda before regional pollsIn the 30 years since the fall of the Berlin Wal...
08:00, 2019-08-30

Bolivia’s warring political parties reach deal for new elections to end crisis Bolivia's interim President Jeanine Anez, who took over on Tuesday after a spate of resignations, had earlier indicated she wanted to mend bridges wi...
06:16, 2019-11-15

Nationalists gain footing in EU elections, but pro-union parties remain in control Many Europeans appeared to heed a message that the EU needed to stick together to protect workers' rights, free speech and democracy....
16:04, 2019-05-27

U.S. Congress grills Mark Zuckerberg on Facebook’s Libra, privacy, elections, and more Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg conceded on Wednesday that the company's planned digital currency Libra was a "risky project."Read More...
05:36, 2019-10-24

Fired Burnaby Conservative candidate’s votes will still be tallied for CPC: Elections Canada The Conservatives say Heather Leung is no longer their candidate, but Elections Canada says votes for her will still be counted for the party....
21:04, 2019-10-18

Canadian elections: can Justin Trudeau hold on to power? – video explainer The Canadian prime minister’s progressive shine is looking tarnished and shop-worn as the country heads to the polls on 21 October – and Justin Trude...
12:48, 2019-10-18

Steve Scalise: Federal government, states should be able to work together to secure elections The federal government should have a hand in helping states secure elections, within limits, according to House Minority Whip Steve Scalise, R-La....
21:28, 2019-05-17

Greens surge in Swiss elections as voters' climate concerns grow Switzerland’s Green Party made historic gains, while its powerful anti-immigration SVP remained the largest party despite a drop in support. Still, S...
01:12, 2019-10-21

Elections in India draw to a close amid bitter political rhetoric Voters in India cast their ballots in the seventh and last phase of elections to choose a new government in New Delhi. This year’s polls witnessed a ...
13:08, 2019-05-19

Alarm over violent attacks on lawmakers, opposition in Malawi, ahead of elections In Malawi, the UN human rights office, OHCHR, voiced alarm on Friday over increasing, horrific violence there, linked to upcoming elections....
21:00, 2019-04-11

Opinion: Spain needs a new political culture European states can't just to keep voting and hope that a clear majority will win. They're finding it increasingly difficult to form governments. Spa...
20:40, 2019-11-11

Spain's ACS weighs renewables unit IPO Spanish building firm ACS has hired banks to help it decide whether to list its renewable energy unit, to take advantage of competitive prices in the...
11:40, 2019-04-12

Self-igniting manure most likely the cause of Spain’s wildfire The fire, which has burned through about 15,000 acres so far, comes in the midst of a brutal heat wave that's swept over Europe, particularly France ...
19:20, 2019-06-29

Spain exhumes former dictator Franco Forty-four years after his death, the remains of former Spanish dictator Francisco Franco are being exhumed from a vast mausoleum in the hills near M...
11:36, 2019-10-24

Cádiz, an Underrated Corner of Spain In the province of Cádiz, the 52 Places Traveler finds ancient history, heart-wrenching music and some of the best meals of his trip....
12:04, 2019-09-03

Spain reports 100 migrants rescued at sea in 1 day MADRID (AP) — Spain’s maritime rescue service says over 100 migrants have been rescued from three boats attempting to reach Europe from norther...
18:52, 2019-06-22

Spain stay perfect with win over Romania "European Championship Qualifying, Group F - Romania 1 (Andone 59\u0027) Spain 2 (Ramos pen 29\u0027, Alcacer 47\u0027)"...
23:32, 2019-09-05

Spain rescues over 400 migrants at sea in 3 days MADRID (AP) — Spain’s maritime rescue service says that it has saved hundreds of migrants during the last three days trying to make the perilou...
19:16, 2019-05-06

Spain already proving it can be USWNT spoiler After a dominating sweep in the group stage of the World Cup, the United States will open up the round of 16 at noon Monday in Reims, France, against...
07:00, 2019-06-24

Argentina, Spain romp into World Cup last four "Argentina steamrolled into the basketball World Cup semi-finals with a spectacular 97-87 win over Serbia, who were among the tournament favourites, ...
20:48, 2019-09-10

The ‘Last Neanderthal Necklace’ Has Been Found In Spain Eagle talons are regarded as the first materials used to make jewelry by Neanderthals, a practice which spread around Southern Europe about 120,000 a...
04:56, 2019-11-02

Spain v USA: Women's World Cup last 16 – live! Email Beau with your thoughts or tweet @duresportHope Solo: the knockouts are a different kind of pressure 4.15pm BST ¡YA TENEMOS EL ONCE CON EL QUE...
17:24, 2019-06-24

Spain's Prado Museum turns 200 The Prado Museum opened its doors on November 19, 1819. Today, the museum is a mecca for art lovers in the heart of Madrid....
10:52, 2019-11-20

MotoGP champion Marquez goes top after win in Spain "MotoGP champion Marc Marquez returned to the top of the standings by a single point on Sunday after running away with his home Spanish Grand Prix."...
15:52, 2019-05-05

EURO Under-21 Final: Germany 1-2 Spain Germany's Under-21s were unable to defend their European title as Spain exacted their revenge for the loss in 2017. La Roja were crowned European cha...
22:52, 2019-06-30

Spain beats Germany 2-1 to win Under-21 Euros UDINE, Italy (AP) — Spain beat Germany 2-1 to match Italy with a record fifth title at the Under-21 European Championship on Sunday. Fabian Ruiz open...
23:20, 2019-06-30

De Gea off injured as Spain draw with Sweden "Goalkeeper David De Gea left the field injured on the hour mark as Spain\u0027s Euro 2020 qualifier with Sweden ended 1-1."...
23:12, 2019-10-15

Germany v Spain - Follow LIVE "Follow live coverage of the 2019 Women\u0027s World Cup clash between Germany and Spain at the Stade du Hainaut."...
17:36, 2019-06-12

Spain to exhume former dictator Franco The remains of former Spanish dictator Francisco Franco are being exhumed from a basilica in the hills near Madrid and moved to a discreet grave clos...
11:04, 2019-10-24

Women's World Cup: Revolution in Spain With Champions League finalists and record attendances, women's football is booming in Spain. Now at only their second ever World Cup, some even have...
17:36, 2019-06-11

Man arrested trying to smuggle drugs into Spain under his wig A man was arrested after being stopped by police during an attempt to smuggle half a kilo of cocaine into Spain by handing it underneath an "oversize...
12:04, 2019-07-16

Germany gets another 1-0 win at World Cup, beating Spain VALENCIENNES, France (AP) — Germany is finding it far from easy going at the World Cup. Against a skillful Spain, the two-time world champions relied...
20:56, 2019-06-12

De Gea goes off injured in Spain qualifier with Sweden "Goalkeeper David De Gea left the field injured on the hour mark of Spain\u0027s Euro 2020 qualifier with Sweden on Tuesday, shortly after the home s...
22:48, 2019-10-15

Tories in local elections BLOODBATH as Lib Dems surge – but Labour also suffer losses THERESA May has suffered a drubbing at the ballot box as Labour also lose council seats – in what is being interpreted as a Brexit backlash....
11:24, 2019-05-03

County elections official drove for Uber, Lyft during work hours: comptroller The Democratic elections commissioner of upstate Onondaga County has been accused of driving for ride-sharing services Uber and Lyft during his regul...
15:20, 2019-09-10