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.
A quick rundown on the top ten elections scheduled for 2021.
A final set of election updates for the year, with news from Ghana, Romania, Israel and Kashmir.
An occasional (usually monthly) feature. Today, news from Lithuania, Kyrgyzstan, Belgium and Vienna.
Elections in Uzbekistan represent a step forward, but genuine democracy is still some way off.
A regular update on election news. Today, Sri Lanka, the United States, Romania and Israel.
Election news from around the world. This week Afghanistan, Tunisia, Mozambique and Austria.
The world may yet pay a dreadful price for having failed to address the issue of Kashmir when it might have been resolved peacefully.
India is waiting on election results following the world's biggest exercise in democracy. Prime minister Narendra Modi is expected to be returned with a reduced majority.