The committee that awards the Nobel Peace Prize demoted its chairman on Tuesday, for the first time in the 114-year history of the award after his right-wing opponents won a majority on the prestigious panel.
When Israelis gather around the water cooler to discuss their March 17 election, odds are the conversation will turn to a television satire that has caught even US President Barack Obama`s notice in the past.
Expressing concern over UK's decision to downsize its crucial visa hub in Mumbai and for visa applications made in Dhaka to be decided-upon in New Delhi, Britain's longest serving Asian-origin lawmaker, Keith Vaz, has demanded a review of these decisions.
Mauritius` opposition coalition led by 84-year-old ex-president Anerood Jugnauth celebrated a landslide victory on Friday taking nearly three-quarters of seats in Parliament, as final election results were released.
rime Minister David Cameron`s Conservatives have taken their largest Ipsos-MORI poll lead over the opposition Labour party in four years, according to the company`s latest survey published on Wednesday, less than six months ahead of a national election.
Splits in France`s ruling Socialist Party, which sparked an emergency government reshuffle last week, continue to widen as members on the left flank snipe at a prime minister they see as attempting a "Tony Blair"-style lurch to the right.
Prime Minister John Key dismissed allegations of dirty tricks in the New Zealand election campaign as a "distraction" Thursday during his first televised debate with opposition leader Labour Party David Cunliffe.