Stockholm drops 2022 Winter Games bid

The Swedish capital Stockholm is dropping its bid to host the 2022 Winter Olympics, the mayor said Friday.

Liberals ahead of Islamists in Libya vote

Liberal factions in Libya were seen outshining Muslim Brotherhood and allies in the first free polls held.

Islamists poised to consolidate in Egyptian polls

Egypt`s first free election in six decades is unfolding in three stages until January.

Liberals draw ahead of Labour in Dutch vote

The Liberals were one seat ahead of Labour with 88 percent of vote counted.