The arrival in power of Anwar Ibrahim is a product of Malaysia's fractured party system but is also an inspiring personal story.
Saturday's Victorian election showed the Liberal Party's failure to learn the lessons of history – even its own history.
Independents and minor parties had a field day at this year's federal election; it's not clear that the Victorian election will suit them quite so well.
Victoria's Labor government looks less assured of re-election than it did a few months ago, but its opposition still faces a mammoth task.
This month's roundup of world electoral news covers the United States, Slovenia, Kazakhstan and Equatorial Guinea.
An unexpectedly close election in Malaysia produces an uncertain outcome.
Are Australia's "libertarians" really authoritarians in disguise? Upper house voting in Victoria provides a clue.
As results trickle in from the US mid-term elections the Democrats are tantalisingly close to holding on to their majority in the lower house.
The Republican Party underperforms expectations in the US midterms, greatly reducing the likelihood of Donald Trump getting a clear run for the 2024 nomination.
Prospects for the Democrats look better tomorrow in the Senate than in the House of Representatives, but holding on to their majority still won't be an easy task.