Cyprus's legislative election produces the expected result. Meanwhile, a long-delayed election was held in another very interesting divided country.
A regular feature. This month, electoral news from Samoa, Ethiopia, Chad and Bulgaria.
A new refugee crisis erupts as a move in a diplomatic battle between Spain and Morocco.
A monthly feature with brief reports on recent electoral news. Today, Western Australia, the Netherlands, Tanzania and the Republic of the Congo.
A monthly digest of recent electoral news. This time, Liechtenstein, Kosovo, Niger and Haiti.
Yet another judgement goes against Britain over the Chagos islands, raising awkward questions about the west's allegiance to international law.
A monthly feature summarising some recent electoral news. Today Kyrgyzstan, the Netherlands, Uganda and Germany.
Uganda's president, in office for 35 years, is again seeking re-election. His record would look a lot better if he'd known to quit while he was ahead.
A tumultuous year comes to an end with incumbent governments generally doing well and democracy managing to weather some storms.
A final set of election updates for the year, with news from Ghana, Romania, Israel and Kashmir.