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Top Turkey court rejects opposition challenge to vote

Apr 26, 2017 - 8:01 AM

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

Top Turkey court rejects opposition challenge to vote

Russian hackers 'targeted Macron campaign'

Apr 25, 2017 - 6:05 PM

(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

Russian hackers 'targeted Macron campaign'

SC gives Robredo 5 days to pay P8-M deposit for vote recount

Apr 25, 2017 - 2:48 PM

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

SC gives Robredo 5 days to pay P8-M deposit for vote recount

Is fake news old news?

Apr 25, 2017 - 10:57 AM

'Since ancient Athens and Rome, lies and damned lies have always been part of political discourse,' says University of Houston professor Robert Zaretsky.

Is fake news old news?

Polar opposites: The issues that divide Le Pen and Macron

Apr 24, 2017 - 10:01 PM

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

Polar opposites: The issues that divide Le Pen and Macron

Duterte, Abu Sayyaf, French elections | Midday wRap

Apr 24, 2017 - 12:46 PM

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Maduro says yes to Venezuela elections, but not for president

Apr 24, 2017 - 7:57 AM

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

Maduro says yes to Venezuela elections, but not for president

France's presidential election: How the world is reacting

Apr 24, 2017 - 7:08 AM

Here are some of the reactions to the projected results of the first round of the French elections

France's presidential election: How the world is reacting

Macron, Le Pen set for French election run-off

Apr 24, 2017 - 6:20 AM

(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

Macron, Le Pen set for French election run-off

France votes in high-stakes presidential election

Apr 23, 2017 - 2:12 PM

(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

France votes in high-stakes presidential election

French election: what you need to know

Apr 23, 2017 - 12:25 PM

Nearly 47 million voters are set to go to the polls, with 11 candidates vying for president

French election: what you need to know

France on edge as presidential vote looms

Apr 23, 2017 - 4:50 AM

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

France on edge as presidential vote looms

In or out? EU is hot-button issue in French vote

Apr 22, 2017 - 3:23 PM

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

In or out? EU is hot-button issue in French vote

Fears engulf French election after policeman shot in Paris

Apr 21, 2017 - 6:34 PM

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

Fears engulf French election after policeman shot in Paris

Jean-Luc Melenchon: France's 'unbowed' hard left candidate

Apr 21, 2017 - 12:26 PM

For many, Jean-Luc Melenchon has emerged as the main voice on the left

Jean-Luc Melenchon: France's 'unbowed' hard left candidate

ANALYSIS: Jakarta governor election result is a victory for prejudice over pluralism

Apr 20, 2017 - 3:25 PM

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.

ANALYSIS: Jakarta governor election result is a victory for prejudice over pluralism

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Christian governor loses Jakarta run-off in religiously tense polls

Apr 19, 2017 - 8:54 PM

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.

Christian governor loses Jakarta run-off in religiously tense polls

France's Le Pen hardens tone as campaign clock ticks down

Apr 19, 2017 - 6:35 PM

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

France's Le Pen hardens tone as campaign clock ticks down

Ecuador confirms Moreno victory after partial vote recount

Apr 19, 2017 - 4:54 PM

Moreno wins the April 2 second round with a 51.15% share – more than 226,000 votes ahead of his conservative rival Guillermo Lasso

Ecuador confirms Moreno victory after partial vote recount

Georgia race seen as early Trump test goes to run-off

Apr 19, 2017 - 1:16 PM

(UPDATED) A Democrat nearly claims outright victory in a closely watched congressional primary in Georgia

Georgia race seen as early Trump test goes to run-off

Britain set for snap election in Brexit shadow

Apr 19, 2017 - 12:24 PM

(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

Britain set for snap election in Brexit shadow

EU says Brexit plans unchanged by British election call

Apr 19, 2017 - 9:15 AM

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'

EU says Brexit plans unchanged by British election call

France arrests two over attack plot days before vote

Apr 18, 2017 - 10:30 PM

(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

France arrests two over attack plot days before vote

May calls for June 8 election before Brexit talks

Apr 18, 2017 - 6:13 PM

(4th UPDATE) Theresa May's dramatic announcement comes after months of tumult in British politics following the Brexit vote

May calls for June 8 election before Brexit talks

With Georgia congressional race, litmus test looms for Trump

Apr 18, 2017 - 9:13 AM

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

With Georgia congressional race, litmus test looms for Trump

Erdogan slams criticism of disputed Turkey poll

Apr 18, 2017 - 7:49 AM

Showing no sign of pulling his punches, Erdogan says Turkey could hold further referendums on its EU bid and re-introducing the death penalty

Erdogan slams criticism of disputed Turkey poll

Frontrunners Le Pen, Macron hold rival Paris rallies

Apr 17, 2017 - 8:12 PM

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

Frontrunners Le Pen, Macron hold rival Paris rallies

Erdogan wins Turkey referendum as opposition cries foul

Apr 17, 2017 - 7:12 AM

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

Erdogan wins Turkey referendum as opposition cries foul

French presidential hopefuls battle for votes with a week to go

Apr 17, 2017 - 12:25 AM

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

French presidential hopefuls battle for votes with a week to go

Tense Turkey votes in crunch referendum on Erdogan powers

Apr 16, 2017 - 12:24 PM

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

Tense Turkey votes in crunch referendum on Erdogan powers

Rouhani, hardline rival register for bruising Iran election

Apr 14, 2017 - 8:42 PM

(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

Rouhani, hardline rival register for bruising Iran election

VIRAL: UST student council bets draw flak for views on martial law

Apr 12, 2017 - 3:00 PM

One candidate says martial law shouldn't be feared, while another says research should be done first on what it's all about

VIRAL: UST student council bets draw flak for views on martial law

Turkey set for watershed poll on expanding Erdogan powers

Apr 12, 2017 - 12:17 PM

The referendum will shape its political system for the next generation and determine the key NATO member's future relationship with the West

Turkey set for watershed poll on expanding Erdogan powers

2017 Pulitzer Prizes awarded for work on U.S. election, PH war on drugs

Apr 11, 2017 - 7:23 AM

The 101th edition of the awards comes with the US news media under assault from the White House

2017 Pulitzer Prizes awarded for work on U.S. election, PH war on drugs

Far-left Melenchon's surge shakes up French presidential race

Apr 10, 2017 - 7:41 AM

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

Far-left Melenchon's surge shakes up French presidential race

Misogyny 'played role' in election loss – Clinton

Apr 07, 2017 - 8:20 AM

(UPDATED) The 69-year-old says she has no plans to run for office again

Misogyny 'played role' in election loss – Clinton

ALYANSA, KAISA to lead next year’s UP student council

Apr 06, 2017 - 11:33 PM

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

ALYANSA, KAISA to lead next year’s UP student council

#CampusIssue: How will the Magna Carta shape UP elections?

Apr 06, 2017 - 1:08 PM

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.

#CampusIssue: How will the Magna Carta shape UP elections?

Macron targets Le Pen over economy in French presidential debate

Apr 05, 2017 - 7:23 AM

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

Macron targets Le Pen over economy in French presidential debate

Ecuador socialist Moreno wins presidency, rival cries fraud

Apr 04, 2017 - 8:05 AM

Moreno, 64, a wheelchair user and champion of disability rights, is seen as a more moderate successor to outgoing President Rafael Correa

Ecuador socialist Moreno wins presidency, rival cries fraud

Serbian PM Vucic wins presidency to confirm EU path

Apr 04, 2017 - 8:01 AM

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

Serbian PM Vucic wins presidency to confirm EU path

Duterte, Dela Rosa, Barbers | Evening wRap

Apr 03, 2017 - 8:56 PM

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Barbers defends 'realistic' plan to appoint barangay officials

Apr 03, 2017 - 3:45 PM

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

Barbers defends 'realistic' plan to appoint barangay officials

Palit Bise, Martinez, Suu Kyi | Midday wRap

Apr 03, 2017 - 12:34 PM

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Palit Bise, Martinez, Suu Kyi | Midday wRap

Ecuador rivals both claim victory in tight runoff

Apr 03, 2017 - 7:50 AM

The election is being closely watched as a barometer of the political climate in Latin America, where more than a decade of leftist dominance has been waning

Ecuador rivals both claim victory in tight runoff

Suu Kyi's party wins string of seats, rejected by Myanmar's minorities

Apr 02, 2017 - 7:45 PM

(UPDATED) The National League for Democracy fares well in its strongholds around Yangon and in central regions further north, but faces losses in ethnic minority areas

Suu Kyi's party wins string of seats, rejected by Myanmar's minorities

Calendar of activities for October 2017 barangay, SK elections

Mar 31, 2017 - 6:51 PM

The Comelec prepares for the village and youth council polls, despite a proposal in the House of Representatives to postpone them again

Calendar of activities for October 2017 barangay, SK elections

Former PM Valls endorses Macron for French presidency

Mar 29, 2017 - 3:29 PM

(UPDATED) Valls: 'I think you should not take any risks for the Republic. So, I will vote for Emmanuel Macron.'

Former PM Valls endorses Macron for French presidency

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