BAGHDAD — Outside the headquarters of Asaib Ahl al-Haq, one of the main Iranian-backed militias in Iraq, fighters have posted a giant banner showing the…View More In Iraqi Elections, Guns and Money Still Dominate Politics
TOKYO – Japan’s neighbours, China and South Korea, are closely watching how prime minister-designate Fumio Kishida will approach foreign policy amid chilly relations with Tokyo.…View More China, South Korea watching Japan PM-designate Kishida's foreign policy
BERLIN — After 16 years of Angela Merkel as their chancellor, Germans scattered their votes across the political spectrum on Sunday in the election to…View More German Election Results Herald Messier Politics and Weaker Leadership After Merkel
MOSCOW — Russian opposition activists said Google had taken down videos and documents they were using to organize a protest vote in this weekend’s elections,…View More Google Blocks More Anti-Kremlin Content as Vote in Russia Winds Down
MOSCOW (Reuters) – Allies of jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny accused Telegram of censorship on Saturday after the popular messaging app followed Google and Apple…View More Navalny allies accuse Telegram of censorship in Russian election
Many in Russia say they are fed up with corruption, stagnant wages and rising prices. But they worry, as one man said, that “if things…View More As Russians Vote, Resignation, Anger and Fear of a Post-Putin Unknown
Voters in Norway ousted their conservative prime minister on Monday, turning instead to a center-left leader following an election campaign dominated by climate change, and…View More Norway’s ‘Climate Election’ Puts Center-Left in Charge
By Lyman Stone Mr. Stone is a demographer who specializes in family policy. The 2020 presidential election saw the highest vote total in any American…View More Opinion | Give Kids the Right to Vote
A ratepayer group led by some ousted Tauranga City councillors is calling for a fresh election, claiming legal advice shows it was “unlawful” for the…View More Call for a fresh election after suggestion Tauranga commissioners appointment ‘unlawful’
Eric Adams may not want Rudy Giuliani’s support, but he got it anyway on Friday when the former mayor of New York City said that…View More Giuliani embraces Eric Adams days before the primary. Adams says no thanks.
In a soft pleading voice, the white-haired woman in the video implores, “For the sake of my son, Pouya Bakhtiari, don’t vote.” She holds the…View More Opinion | These Iranians Want a Boycott. The Regime Will Still Win.
LIMA, Peru — On paper, the candidates on the presidential ballot in Peru on Sunday are a leftist former schoolteacher with no governing experience and…View More Left and Right Clash in Peru Election, With an Economic Model at Stake
JERUSALEM — Naftali Bennett, the leader of a hard-right political party, stood before television cameras and pledged never to share power with Yair Lapid, a…View More For Years, Netanyahu Outfoxed His Rivals. What Changed This Week?
Sadiq Khan has been re-elected for a second term as London mayor. He triumphed over Conservative Shaun Bailey, gaining 1,013,721 first preference votes compared to…View More Election results: Sadiq Khan re-elected for second term as London mayor