Amid waning party support, acting President of Catalonia, Artur Mas says he will step down as the Spanish region’s pro-independence leader
Rwandan President Paul Kagame says he intends to seek a third term in office.
Argentina gets a new president Mauricio Macri is centre-right Predecessor Cristina Fernandez boycotts handover ceremony Macri vows to work for
Alassane Ouattara looks set to remain president of the Ivory Coast as votes are cast in the first presidential election since the end of a decade
Argentina is voting for a new president with Buenos Aires state governor Daniel Scioli well ahead in the opinion polls. Argentina election: Is
Former US President Jimmy Carter has told reporters he has been diagnosed with brain cancer and will undergo radiation treatment. It comes barely a
Elections in Burundi, postponed two weeks ago, have been delayed for a second time — local and legislative. Police have been shooting at protesters
Two people have been killed in demonstrations in Burundi. The deaths happened when hundreds of people took to the streets of the country’s capital on
There has been confirmation from Togo’s constitutional court that Faure Gnassingbe has won a third term in office.
He is said to have secured
The president of Tunisia has signed several agreements to strengthen economic and security cooperation with France. President Beji Caid Essebsi is
In an exclusive interview with Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko, the leader spoke to euronews about the upcoming EU summit and what position the
Sergio Mattarella was greeted with warm applause ahead of his swearing in as the new Italian President. The election of the 73-year-old is seen as
Intense artillery and gun battles near the presidential palace that have shaken the capital of Yemen since Monday morning appear to be ending after
The President of Haiti is promising to announce a new government within the next 48 hours
Giorgio Napolitano was the only re-elected President in the history of the Italian Republic, sworn in a second time on 22nd April, 2013 (the first
Giorgio Napolitano confirms he is to quit as Italy's president setting PM Renzi a major challenge to find a consensus replacement
Shamans from across Peru gathered on a beach in Lima on Monday to issue their predictions for the year ahead, focusing on better relations between
Former US President George HW Bush is in hospital for observation after experiencing shortness of breath.
Greek MPs are gearing up for a third and final vote in their bid to elect a president. If that ballot also fails, it will trigger a general election
Greek lawmakers have failed to elect a president in the second round of voting held on Tuesday.