Holding a General Election to try to break a Brexit impasse would be an 'enormous gamble' for the Prime Minister according to a former Labour Minister.
Boris Johnson yesterday demanded rebels in his own party support him,threatening to hiokd a General Election if they didn't.
Speculation is swirling over whether the UK's new Prime Minister Boris Johnson will pull off a shock by calling an early general election.
Australian opposition leader Bill Shorten conceded to conservative Prime Minister Scott Morrison late on Saturday evening, saying his Labor Party would not be able to form a government.
“This election is important because it will test the sustainability of the EU’s popularity in Moldova, or it could revive the Russian influence.”
Former Portuguese colony has been in political deadlock since 2015
Police in Bangladesh report that at least 17 people died in violent clashes at the country held a general election
Election day: Georgians hit the polls to chose next president
Many first time voters queued at the polling stations, without Robert Mugabe being on the ballot paper for the first time. An EU Chief Observer says voting polls were "very smooth" at some but it was "totally disorganised" in others
The People's Party was cast into opposition in June after six years in government when its previous leader Mariano Rajoy was ousted in a no-confidence vote
Iraqis cast their votes in the ethnically-mixed city of Kirkuk and the once-Islamic State stronghold of Mosul on Saturday (May 12) as the polling day drew to a close.
Hungarians will vote in the federal election this weekend. Experts say a 72 per cent participation rate could bring about a change in government.
No major Italian political party may be able to secure a winning majority because of the country’s new electoral system. Here’s how each party is trying to win consensus.
Who will form a the new governing coalition in Germany?
Opinion polls have put incumbent Uhuru Kenyatta neck and neck with his arch-rival Raila Odinga
Corbyn calls on May to quit
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn called on Prime minister Theresa May to quit after “she had lost her mandate”. Theresa May
Britain’s snap general election will see more than 3,000 candidates contest 650 seats in the House of Commons.
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A look at some of the UK Labour party's manifesto pledges dubbed "radical" which represent the status quo for other Western nations.
Maltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat has called a snap general election for June 3, a year before the end of his term.
13 members of parliament have voted against Prime Minister May’s motion to hold a ‘snap’ general election on June 8 this year.
This is the Brief from Brussels, a round-up of the daily news stories from Europe’s de facto political capital.
After Brexit, after Trump, European politicians have taken comfort in the Dutch election results.
European shares hit their best level in 15 months on Thursday helped by the Dutch election and the laid back approach by the Federal Reserve.
For governments across Europe facing a rise of nationalism, it appears there is a huge sense of relief.
The day after the elections in Netherlands what is the feeling and what are the expectations in the country and outside?
The day after the night before, campaigners from Avaaz celebrate the Dutch election results in the Hague.