Britain's December election is going to be a minefield of tactical voting. This is what happens when modern politics collides with a pre-modern electoral system.
Britain's prime minister is very close to getting the election that he wants. But why does he want it just now?
A German state delivers a majority to the extremists after a knife-edge count. Coalition-building is going to be very interesting.
Bolivia's opposition gets very close to forcing the incumbent president to a second round, but not quite close enough.
Canada's radically unreformed electoral system gets the right result for once, at least in its broad outline.
Bolivia's presidential election features competing claims of victory, a cliffhanger count and a president who shouldn't be on the ballot in the first place.
Canada's Liberal government seeks re-election tonight. As usual, its main task is to beat the electoral system.
Switzerland goes to the polls on Sunday, but its unusual yet effective constitutional structure shields it from some of the normal incidents of democracy.
Poland's strongman wins re-election, despite the fact that the opposition won more votes.
Poland looks set for a very close election on Sunday, with its right-wing government starting as a narrow favorite.