Politics

Kenyan opposition “will not be party” to election result

NAIROBI/KISUMU, Kenya (Reuters) – Kenya’s opposition said on Friday it would “not be a party” to any imminent announcement of

Trump administration sends conflicting signals on Russia sanctions

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump grudgingly accepted new congressional sanctions on Russia, the top U.S. diplomat said on Tuesday,

‘What Happened’: Clinton memoir looks at 2016 election, Russia, sexism

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Hillary Clinton’s memoir about her failed attempt to win last year’s U.S. presidential election will be

Venezuela crisis enters pivotal week, Maduro foes protest

CARACAS (Reuters) – Venezuela’s opposition plastered election centers with slogans and rallied in honor of dead protesters on Monday in

Japan PM’s party suffers historic defeat in Tokyo poll, popular governor wins big

TOKYO (Reuters) – Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s Liberal Democratic Party suffered an historic defeat in an election in the Japanese

Big week for health care; Trump meets with India’s prime minister; fate of Murdoch deal

1. Big week for American health care: The public — and lawmakers — will learn the cost of Senate Republicans’

Russians targeted 21 election systems, U.S. official says

WASHINGTON Russian hackers targeted 21 U.S. state election systems in the 2016 presidential race and a small number were breached

The Election Over, U.K. Officials Stop Pretending Brexit Won’t Hurt

A funny thing happened in London Tuesday. The country’s finance chief, Philip Hammond, and the head of its central bank,

Consumer confidence is lowest since Trump election

Americans still feel good about the Trump economy, but they are cooling to it. Consumer confidence fell in June to

Modi’s party backs low-caste leader Ram Nath Kovind for president of India

NEW DELHI The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has proposed that a politician from a low caste become the next president,