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World - Region
3/4/2024 5:41:52 PM
Iran on Monday announced a turnout of 41 percent in last week's elections for parliament and a key clerical body, a record low since the 1979 Islamic Revolution, according to voting records.

World - Region
3/2/2024 12:43:59 PM
A day after the parliamentary election concluded in Iran, hard-liners are leading in initial vote counting in the capital of Tehran, state media reported Saturday.

World - Region
3/1/2024 2:07:41 PM
Iranians voted on Friday in elections for parliament and a key clerical body, amid expectations of a low turnout and with conservatives expected to tighten their grip on power.

World - International
2/29/2024 5:43:49 PM
Pakistan's National Assembly swore in newly elected members of parliament on Thursday in a chaotic scene as allies of imprisoned former Prime Minister Imran Khan shouted and protested what they claim was a rigged election.

World - Region
2/28/2024 3:37:39 PM
Iran's supreme leader urged voters to come out in droves on Friday and show the foes of the Islamic Republic a "strong and fervent" election process for parliament and the key Assembly of Experts.

World - International
2/26/2024 8:33:00 PM
Hungary's parliament on Monday elected a political novice as president following the resignation of his predecessor, who caused outrage by pardoning a man convicted in a child abuse case.

World - War in Ukraine
2/26/2024 7:24:32 PM
Hungary’s parliament voted Monday to ratify Sweden's bid to join NATO, bringing an end to more than 18 months of delays that have frustrated the alliance as it seeks to expand in response to Russia's war in Ukraine.

Egypt - Politics
2/25/2024 10:40:46 PM
Egypt’s House of Representatives approved on Sunday a draft law presented to the House by the government amending some provisions of the 1959 law on passports and raising fees for obtaining an Egyptian passport from 250 LE to 1000 LE.

World - Region
2/22/2024 9:39:57 PM
Candidates for Iran's parliament began campaigning Thursday in the country's first election since the 2022 crackdown on nationwide protests that followed the death of 22-year-old Mahsa Amini in police custody.

World - Region
2/15/2024 10:24:26 PM
Kuwait dissolved parliament on Thursday after a protracted stalemate between cabinet ministers and lawmakers dragged on despite the accession of a new emir in December.

World - Africa
2/10/2024 9:49:37 PM
Firebrand leftist politician Julius Malema on Saturday accused the ruling ANC of neglecting the country's ills as he launched the party's electoral campaign ahead of a hotly contested poll that could cost the ruling party its parliamentary majority.

World - International
2/7/2024 7:01:30 PM
Pakistan's 127 million voters get to elect a new parliament on Thursday. The elections are the twelfth in the country’s 76-year history, which has been marred by economic crises, military takeovers and martial law, militancy, political upheavals and wars with India.

World - International
2/7/2024 10:53:19 AM
A pair of bombings at the election offices of a political party and an independent candidate in southwest Pakistan killed at least 24 people and wounded more than two dozen others, officials said Wednesday, the day before parliamentary elections are to be held.

World - Africa
2/6/2024 10:51:09 PM
Senegal's opposition on Tuesday denounced a "constitutional coup" after parliament voted to delay the presidential election by 10 months, plunging the country into its worst crisis in decades.

World - Africa
2/6/2024 2:01:13 PM
Senegalese lawmakers voted late Monday to delay this month's presidential election until December, an unprecedented move that has sparked international concern over a country normally seen as a beacon of stability in West Africa.

Egypt - Society
2/5/2024 4:52:28 PM
Omnia Ragab, a member of the Health Committee of the Egyptian House of Representatives, was tragically killed in a car crash in Upper Egypt’s Minya governorate on Monday.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
2/3/2024 9:23:38 PM
Egypt's Ambassador to Lebanon Alaa Moussa headed the Egyptian delegation participating in the meeting of the five-nation group on Lebanon, which comprises Egypt, the US, France, Saudi Arabia, and Qatar, along with the Speaker of the Lebanese Parliament, Nabih Berri.

World - International
2/3/2024 5:49:50 PM
At least 150,000 people gathered in front of the German national parliament Saturday afternoon to protest against the far right, the latest in a string of large weekend demonstrations across Germany.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
2/2/2024 6:14:39 PM
A French parliamentary delegation, led by left-wing MP Éric Coquerel, will visit Rafah on the Egyptian-Palestinian border on Sunday to call for an immediate and lasting ceasefire in the Gaza Strip.

Egypt - Courts & Law
1/28/2024 5:55:30 PM
The House of Representatives on Sunday gave its final approval to the government's proposed amendments to some provisions of Military Judiciary Law 25/1966, regulating the structure and work of military courts.

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