Battle for hearts, minds and ears in Nepal election

2017-11-22 21:14

With days to go before elections in Nepal the battle for votes is being fought over the air waves as radio stations beam campaign messages to the nation.

Merkel struggles to avert coalition talks collapse

2017-11-19 20:23

Chancellor Angela Merkel is struggling to prevent a collapse in high stakes coalition talks, which could force new elections and destabilise Germany and Europe.

Sacked Catalan leaders get pride of place in electoral lists

2017-11-19 09:36

Jailed and exiled figures from Catalonia's separatist movement feature prominently in party lists unveiled by the region's pro-independence factions.

IEC boosts voters' address database

2017-10-11 16:47

The Electoral Commission has boosted its address database of registered voters by more than 30 percentage points.

Abe vows to tackle North Korea threat ahead of election

2017-10-08 20:00

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has vowed to impose "all possible pressure" on North Korea over its nuclear and missile programmes.

Catalan leader calls for international mediation amid voting violence

2017-10-02 15:18

Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont has called for international mediation in the crisis pitting his regional separatist executive against Madrid, a day after police violence marred an independence referendum banned by the central government.

Dullah Omar region ANC retains Nyanga ward in by-election

2017-09-21 10:17

The ANC has retained Ward 37 in its Dullah Omar region in Nyanga, Cape Town, following a by-election.

Victory again for Kenyatta

2017-08-13 05:59

Kenyans greeted news of the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta late on Friday night with mixed feelings – some with jubilation, others with defiance and a sense of relief.

Ramaphosa slams corruption, says 'house is burning' in SA

2017-07-12 17:05

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has used his strongest words yet to slam corruption and the undue influence of private business interests over government institutions.

ANC scoops by election victory in KZN

2017-06-15 12:30

The ANC have walked away with a victory in uPhongolo in northern KwaZulu-Natal following a by-election.


Ex-President Pinera leads Chile vote, but faces runoff

2017-11-20 14:57

Billionaire businessman Sebastian Pinera holds a big lead in returns from Chile's presidential election, buoyed by support from Chileans.

Pinera poised for presidential comeback in Chile

2017-11-19 19:11

Chileans have gone to the polls in the first round of the country's presidential election, with former leader Sebastian Pinera hoping to capitalise on his front-runner status.

Will Mugabe be toast with Trump next?

2017-11-16 10:22

Whose head will be on the chopping block next as a result of straying outside the conventional rules of politics or being found guilty of sexual misconduct, or both, asks Clem Sunter.

IEC to brief media on progress with getting addresses for voters' roll

2017-10-11 05:13

The Electoral Commission of South Africa is expected to brief the media on the progress made and new developments in its drive to obtain addresses for the registered voters' roll.

WATCH: 'Angry' bees attack protesters, police outside Kenya Supreme Court

Protesters and police were forced to flee after a swarm of ‘angry’ bees caused havoc outside Kenya’s Supreme Court. Watch.

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Facebook touts success fighting fake news in German election

2017-09-28 06:30

Facebook said it launched a major effort in Germany to combat fake news during the election campaign

IEC officials on trial for electoral fraud

2017-09-14 11:22

Four Independent Electoral Commission officials are on trial for electoral fraud in the Metsimaholo Municipality in the Free State.

DA cries foul over 2016 ward committee elections

2017-07-17 19:39

The DA has cried foul over ward committee elections in Durban, saying they were not “free and fair”, and fresh elections need to be held.

French politicians condemn attack on candidate

2017-06-15 17:31

French politicians have come together in condemnation after a former minister was attacked while campaigning.

Brussels left waiting as May tries to clinch deal

2017-06-13 17:02

British Prime Minister Theresa May has failed to strike a government deal in an initial round of talks with Northern Ireland's ultra-conservative DUP party.

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