France's veteran far-left candidate is hot on the heels of the frontrunners in the country's presidential election.
South Korea’s Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn has announced he will not run for president in an election scheduled for May 9.
Francois Fillon has changed his mind, he will press ahead with his presidential bid even if investigators charge him over claims his wife had a fake parliamentary…
Since the triumphs of Brexit and Trump, the Front National leader has been increasingly seen as a serious contender in the 2017 French presidential election.
Francois Fillon says scandal is a left-wing coup designed to scuttle his presidential campaign.
Seven candidates have taken part in the first French left-wing TV debate ahead of a primary to choose a candidate for this year's presidential race
An electoral tribunal in Haiti has confirmed businessman Jovenel Moise as the country's new president
Having conceded defeat, the Gambian president now says that he rejects the outcome of this month’s election that he lost to opposition leader Adama Barrow.
It is third time lucky for Ghana opposition leader Nana Akufo-Addo.
Campaigning ahead of Sunday run-off to see who will be France’s centre-right presidential nominee has turned into a war of words.
After the UK’s Brexit vote and Donald Trump’s US victory, it’s France’s turn for a shock result.
Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy has endorsed his rival Francois Fillon after his shock exit from the Republican presidential primary.
Pro-Moscow candidate Igor Dodon claims victory in Moldovan presidential poll.
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Michel Aoun won a vote in parliament after more than two years of political deadlock
Leading Democratic Party figures and Hillary Clinton’s top aids have lambasted the FBI’s Director for revealing the bureau’s new inquiry into her email use.
The separate complaints concern alleged unwanted sexual advances the Republican presidential candidate made in the early 1990s and in 2007. He denies misconduct.
There was heavy security in Gabon’s capital Libreville on Saturday to deter potential unrest after a court ruling upholding the election victory of President Ali Bongo in…
It started as a cough, it became a stumble and now it’s all over social media.
Austria’s outgoing President has left office with a plea for the country to resist populism and xenophobia.
Obama side-by-side with Clinton on campaign trail “Trump is unqualified to be president” FBI criticised over Clinton email probe President Barack Obama has appeared on stage with Democratic presid
Austria’s Constitutional Court has ruled that the presidential run-off election must be held again.