Zimbabwe’s former president Robert Mugabe speaks during a press conference held at his “Blue Roof” residence, in Harare. Photograph: Jekesai Njikizana/AFP/Getty Images

Former Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe has delivered a stinging blow to the ruling party ahead of Monday’s general election, saying he will not vote(...)

‘At this moment of enormous national significance,” Theresa May told the Commons yesterday, “there should be unity here in Westminster, but instead th(...)

Group spokesman David Walsh, a retired mathematician from NUI Maynooth, said maleness and what it is to be a man were being overlooked in society, with unhealthy consequences. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

The treatment of men in Irish society should be a general election issue, according to campaign group Men’s Voices 2016. Arguing that Ireland has bec(...)

In an  action against Fine Gael, John  Perry TD says a selection convention result of last October should be set aside because of serious irregularities in how it was run. File photograph: Collins Courts

Fine Gael general secretary Tom Curran has told the High Court the option of adding Deputy John Perry as a third candidate for the general election in(...)

In what condition does the coalition government leave the UK economy? Photograph: Reuters/Luke Macgregor/Files

In what condition does the coalition government leave the UK economy? Needless to say, its members are fighting the general election on the propositio(...)

Elections in Hungary
  • Europe
  • April 14, 2014, 01:00

Hungary’s general election has returned Viktor Orban’s right-wing nationalist Fidesz party to government in a free contest he would have won ev(...)