Tagged: Elections

Popular Putin Posts Landslide Election Victory

Russian President Vladimir Putin has won re-election in a landslide victory, extending his rule over the world’s largest country for another six years at a time when the ties with the West are on a hostile trajectory.

No more Golden Toilet Seat for Erdogan

ISTANBUL — Turkey saw a dramatic shake-up in its political status quo Sunday as the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) lost its majority after 13 years in power, burying the hopes of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan for extended powers...

Britain’s elections an unpredictable mess

LONDON – Britain’s elections are just a week away, and psephologists and bookmakers agree: It’s an unpredictable mess, with the most likely outcome a minority Labour government backed by Scottish nationalists. For this state of affairs, the ruling Conservative Party has itself to blame.

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