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World - Region
7/5/2024 12:21:06 PM
Iranians began voting Friday in a runoff election to replace the late President Ebrahim Raisi, killed in a helicopter crash last month, as public apathy has become pervasive in the Islamic Republic after years of economic woes, mass protests and tensions in the Middle East.

World - Region
6/27/2024 11:30:44 AM
A candidate in Iran’s presidential election withdrew from the race late Wednesday, becoming the first to back out in order for hard-liners to coalesce around a unity candidate in the vote to replace the late President Ebrahim Raisi.

World - International
10/2/2022 11:12:48 PM
Bulgaria's fourth parliamentary election in 18 months on Sunday is expected to produce yet another fragmented legislature.

World - International
10/2/2022 7:44:45 PM
Voter apathy dominated Bulgaria's early election on Sunday, raising the prospect of yet another fractured parliament that will struggle to form a viable governing coalition.

World - International
5/31/2022 12:01:57 PM
After seven decades on the throne, Queen Elizabeth II is widely viewed in the U.K. as a rock in turbulent times. But in Britain's former colonies, many see her as an anchor to an imperial past whose damage still lingers.

Egypt - Egypt Elections 2015
10/3/2015 8:03:30 PM
Political analysts ponder why, given 120 seats were added to Egypt's parliament, fewer candidates are running this year compared to 2011, and proportionally less than even before the 2011 revolution

World - Region
4/20/2015 11:44:45 AM

World - International
9/13/2014 12:26:57 PM

Arts & Culture - Stage & Street
9/22/2013 4:38:14 PM
Amid violence and frequent bombings, artists in Baghdad struggle to make ends meet

Presidential elections 2012 - Presidential elections news
4/29/2012 11:01:43 AM
Abdel Moneim-Abul Fotouh says state is obliged to protect peaceful demonstrators; protesters outside the ministry of defence were attacked on Saturday evening in Cairo leaving one dead according to some reports

World - Region
11/23/2011 12:49:26 PM
Morocco's elections, set to take place in two days, are viewed with scepticism and apathy as activists try and revive a dwindling protest movement that missed the Arab Spring

Business - Economy
6/13/2011 6:50:26 PM
Group visiting Cairo to discuss prospective investments in cars, health and energy fails to meet much enthusiasm from Egypt's business community

World - International
1/23/2011 2:23:31 PM
Voter apathy and national debt overshadow Sunday's election

Business - Economy
11/26/2010 4:28:43 PM
As inflation rises and population struggles to survive, Sunday's general election is seen as little more than pointless routine.