Le Pen says she wants to build up France's borders, take it out of the eurozone and hold a referendum on the nation's EU membership
Marine Le Pen has a tricky balancing act ahead of the runoff: keeping her core far-right supporters happy, while appealing to a wider electorate who need to be reassured
'The country Mr Macron wants is no longer France, it's a space, a wasteland, a trading room where there are only consumers and producers,' Marine Le Pen tells a cheering crowd in the Riviera city of Nice
Macron tries to counter accusations that he had made a complacent start to campaigning for the presidential runoff on May 7 after finishing ahead of Le Pen in the first round
A top Turkish court rejects an opposition legal challenge to last-minute voting rule changes in the referendum on handing President Recep Tayyip Erdogan greater powers
(UPDATED) Pawn Storm, also known as APT28, is also believed to be behind the attacks on the US Democratic National Committee, thought to be aimed at undermining Hillary Clinton's presidential bid
The Vice President's camp recently said she would only pay the deposit after the recount of ballots being questioned by Ferdinand Marcos Jr is completed
'Since ancient Athens and Rome, lies and damned lies have always been part of political discourse,' says University of Houston professor Robert Zaretsky.
Centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron and far-right leader Marine Le Pen are set to go head-to-head in the second round of France's presidential election on May 7
Nicholas Maduro, in his weekly television address, endorses voting planned for later this year at the mayoral and gubernatorial level rather than at the presidential level
Here are some of the reactions to the projected results of the first round of the French elections
(3rd UPDATE) Macron tops Sunday's first round with 23.9% of votes, slightly ahead of National Front (FN) leader Le Pen with 21.4%, according to near-final results from the interior ministry
(UPDATED) Far-right leader Marine Le Pen and centrist Emmanuel Macron are the frontrunners to progress to a run-off on May 7 but the result is too close to call in a deeply divided country
Nearly 47 million voters are set to go to the polls, with 11 candidates vying for president
France goes to the polls on Sunday, April 23, in an election seen as crucial for the future of a deeply divided country and the beleaguered European Union
None of the 4 main candidates can afford to be neutral on the EU, whether they portray it as the source of all woes or a guarantee of peace and stability
Three of the 4 frontrunners – far-right leader Marine Le Pen, centrist Emmanuel Macron and conservative Francois Fillon – call off campaign events planned for Friday in the wake of the attack
For many, Jean-Luc Melenchon has emerged as the main voice on the left
The election was the most politically significant regional election in Indonesia’s history because it was a referendum on the future of Indonesia’s ethno-religious diversity and tolerance after unwanted intervention by a number of radical Islamist groups.
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Winning candidate Anies Baswedan, a former education minister, thanked Jakarta's voters for supporting him and hinted that he would move to heal the divisions in the capital after the bitter poll, if his victory was confirmed.
Marine Le Pen has spent years trying to broaden support for her National Front party, but she signals a return to the core concerns of many of her supporters in recent speeches
Moreno wins the April 2 second round with a 51.15% share – more than 226,000 votes ahead of his conservative rival Guillermo Lasso
(UPDATED) A Democrat nearly claims outright victory in a closely watched congressional primary in Georgia
(UPDATED) The House of Commons votes by 522 to 13 to hold a general election on June 8 – plunging Britain back into political uncertainty just weeks before the start of negotiations on leaving the European Union
Tusk spokesperson: 'We expect to have the Brexit guidelines adopted by the European Council on 29 April and, following that, the Brexit negotiating directives ready on 22 May'
(UPDATED) The foiled plot sparked fears that the closing days of the campaign could be a target for extremists ahead of Sunday's (April 23) vote, the country's most unpredictable election in decades
(4th UPDATE) Theresa May's dramatic announcement comes after months of tumult in British politics following the Brexit vote
Democrat Jon Ossoff aims to strike the first blow in what is shaping up to be a bitter, 18-month battle for control of the US Congress in the 2018 elections that come halfway through Trump's presidential term
Showing no sign of pulling his punches, Erdogan says Turkey could hold further referendums on its EU bid and re-introducing the death penalty
The unpredictable race narrows dramatically, with surveys suggesting 4 candidates are in contention to win one of the top two spots in the April 23 vote and progress to the run-off election a fortnight later
The sweeping constitutional changes approved in the vote create a presidential system that will grant Erdogan more power than any leader in modern Turkish history
The French go to the polls on April 23 to choose two candidates from a field of 11 who will go head-to-head in a run-off
Turks are voting in a referendum on sweeping changes to the president's role which, if agreed, would grant President Recep Tayyip Erdogan more power than any leader of Turkey since its founding
(UPDATED) President Rouhani faces a tougher than expected battle for a second term on May 19, as criticism mounts over the continued stagnation of the economy
One candidate says martial law shouldn't be feared, while another says research should be done first on what it's all about
The referendum will shape its political system for the next generation and determine the key NATO member's future relationship with the West
The 101th edition of the awards comes with the US news media under assault from the White House
After strong performances in two televised debates, several new surveys this weekend show him climbing to third position, with 18-19% of voters saying they would vote for him
(UPDATED) The 69-year-old says she has no plans to run for office again
This turnout for the 2017 campus elections in UP Diliman is slightly higher than in 2016, according to the University Student Electoral Board – 11,951 out of 24,036 eligible voters participated
The question needs to be asked: Should a document codify and recognize the rights of the students? The students’ answer to this question might be the tipping point of the 2017 campus elections in UP Diliman.
The televised debate was at times chaotic and often dominated by the anti-capitalist and virulently anti-EU smaller candidates who made their first major appearance ahead of the first round vote
Moreno, 64, a wheelchair user and champion of disability rights, is seen as a more moderate successor to outgoing President Rafael Correa
Vucic, a 47-year-old hardline nationalist turned pro-European, still has to overcome the reluctance of a large chunk of his electorate who remain attached to historic ties with Moscow and have little enthusiasm for joining the EU
The lawmaker says appointing 300,000 barangay officials is nothing compared to the number of drug suspects and crimes that 'would rise' if narco-politicians remain in power