France`s Sarkozy seen losing runoff despite gains

President Nicolas Sarkozy may top the first round of a presidential election but still lose a runoff on May 6.

Liberia`s Sirleaf wins 90 % in boycotted vote

Opposition leader Winston Tubman said he would not accept the outcome of this week`s presidential runoff.

Colombia presidential vote heads for runoff

None of the Colombian candidates has received over 50 percent of the vote.

Incumbent Basescu wins Romanian presidential race

Near final results show incumbent President Traian Basescu has won the Romanian presidential race.

Afghan President`s rival accepts November 7 runoff

President Hamid Karzai`s chief political rival agreed on Wednesday to take part in the November 7 runoff election, setting the stage for a high-stakes showdown in the face of Taliban threats and approaching winter snows.