Robert Kennedy Jr to run as independent, could complicate Trump-Biden 2024 contest
Kennedy is nephew of former president John F Kennedy, who was assassinated in 1963, and the son of former US senator Robert F Kennedy, who was assassinated in 1968 during his own presidential bid.
No contest for top 5 posts in PAS polls
The Islamist party's secretary-general, Takiyuddin Hassan, says elections will only be held for its 18 central committee posts.
Indonesia's rainforest seen at risk from 2024 election handouts
Indonesia's deforestation rates have slowed in recent years but the Southeast Asian nation was still ranked fourth globally for primary tropical forest loss in 2022 by the nonprofit World Resources Institute.
Pakistan sets election for January, likely minus Imran Khan
As it stands, former premier Imran Khan, the main opposition leader, cannot fight this election after he was barred from public office for five years after a corruption investigation.
BN, PN candidates announced for Pelangai by-election
Bentong PAS deputy president Kasim Samat will represent PN while Bentong Umno committee member Amizar Abu Adam will represent BN.
Pressed on Biden's election bid, White House says '80 is the new 40'
Biden, 80, already the oldest American president ever, is running for re-election in 2024 and would be 82 when his second four-year term begins in January 2025 if he wins.
Terry Gou, seeking Taiwan presidency, resigns as Foxconn board member
Foxconn says Gou resigned due to 'personal reasons', and noted he had 'officially handed over leadership of the group to a professional manager four years ago'.
Indonesia presidential candidate picks head of Islamic party as running mate
Opinion polls have forecast the election to be a close race between Central Java Governor Ganjar Pranowo and Defence Minister Prabowo Subianto.
Candidate close to establishment wins Singapore presidential race
Former deputy prime minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam won 70.4% of votes to become Singapore's head of state.
Survey shows Indonesian presidential candidates neck-and-neck
With roughly six months to go before the election, more than 30% of respondents say they could still change their choice.
Shed opposition leader role, focus on PM-ship, Anwar told post-polls
Analysts say Anwar Ibrahim's focus on political issues rather than his administrative duties was one factor in the lack of Malay support at the recent elections.
Singapore names 3 candidates for presidential election
Whomever wins will take over from Singapore's first female president, Halimah Yacob.