Iceland set to make history to elect a female majority to parliament.

Iceland looks set to make history by becoming the first European country to elect a female majority to parliament. According to projections based on the...

German elections: Voters decide who will take charge after Merkel

The fight to succeed popular, long-serving chancellor Angela Merkel could barely be tighter as Germans vote in parliamentary elections. The streets of Berlin are hosting...

Coup attempt underway in Guinea – report suggest

There has been sustained heavy gunfire near the presidential palace in the centre of Guinea’s capital, Conakry. It is not clear what is behind the...

Texas abortion law: Supreme Court votes not to block ban

The US Supreme Court has refused to block a new law in Texas that bans abortions for most women. The so-called Heartbeat Act bans terminations...

Zambia election: Hakainde Hichilema beats President Edgar Lungu

Zambian opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema has been declared the winner of last week's bitterly contested presidential election. Mr Hichilema defeated the incumbent, President Edgar Lungu,...

Tunisia’s PM sacked after violent Covid protests

Tunisia’s president has sacked the prime minister and suspended parliament, after violent mass protests nationwide on Sunday. Anger over the government’s handling of a massive...

Europe floods: Rescuers race to find survivors as hundreds remain missing

Rescue crews have been racing to find survivors of floods that have wreaked havoc across western Europe, killing more than 150 people. Many people are...

Football-mad Italians gear up for big night

"Do the English really put pineapple on pizza?" asks the Italian daily La Repubblica in a piece by its London correspondent. "Rarely," it concludes,...

Calls for health secretary to quit after kissing colleague

Matt Hancock is facing calls to quit as health secretary from fellow Tory MPs after he breached social distancing guidance by kissing a colleague. The...

Zambia cancels elections in three constituencies

Three constituencies in Zambia will not have their parliamentary elections on 12 August as the electoral commission has called for fresh nominations. The nominations calls...

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