Amid singing, dancing and the beat of drums, John Momis, the president of Papua New Guinea's region of Bougainville, was one of the first to cast his ballot early on Saturday
Chile announced on Friday it will stage a referendum to replace the country’s dictatorship-era constitution next year — a key demand of protesters after nearly a month of sometimes violent civil unrest.
European Union leaders meet without Britain on Thursday, but their departing neighbour’s absence will not make agreeing a budget any easier. While the EU chiefs watch their phones for news from the UK election, their summit faces
The US House of Representatives is due to vote on Wednesday - and likely pass - a $738 billion Defence bill setting policy on everything from family leave to fighter jets, despite opposition among some Democrats who control the chamber.
The South Pacific islands of Bougainville have overwhelmingly voted to be independent from Papua New Guinea, the referendum commission said on Wednesday, in a historic poll that will trigger separation negotiations between the two governments.
Scottish National Party (SNP) leader Nicolas Sturgeon said her party’s strong performance in Britain’s snap election reinforced her case for holding a fresh Scottish independence referendum.
An enraged US President Donald Trump said he was being subjected to an “attempted coup” and a witch trial as Democrats set a historic Impeachment vote for Wednesday.
The highest participation rates were drawn from the UAE, India, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Algeria, Morocco, US, Jordan, Brazil and Iraq.
Britain’s freshly-elected parliament prepared on Friday to move past years of partisan wrangling and initially approve Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s divorce deal with the European Union.