Scandal-hit star of Austrian far-right launches comeback bid

According AFP, the Local Austria reported that the former beacon of Austria’s far-right, former vice-chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache, may be under investigation for embezzling more than half a million euros, but that has not deterred his most ardent supporters.“He’s the only one who’s honest,” says Elisabeth Bauer, a 53-year-old chef, sipping a drink at an outdoor […]

Austria Decided: No Presidency For The Right-wing Populist Hofer

Alexander Van der Bellen, 72-year-old, representing liberal to left-of-center views won Austria’s presidential election over the right-wing populist Norbert Hofer. The preliminary results showed Van der Bellen is ahead. The final result will be announced Tuesday after counting the absentee votes.

More than 500,000 absentee ballots are counted Monday with results expected by Tuesday at the […]

Austria’s Presidential Race: Far-Right Hofer Wins with 51.9%

Illustration by Erich Tiefen Bach

Ing. Norbert Hofer, 45, anti-immigration candidate of the Freedom Party won Austria’s Presidential election with 51.9 percent of the vote, referring to official data from the Ministry of the Interior states. The figures could change when postal ballots are counted on Monday.

The Ministry states that Green Party candidate Alexander […]

Anti-immigration Triumphed in Austria Presidential Vote

Norbert Hofer, Austria’s anti-immigration of the Freedom Party (FPÖ) won 36.7% of vote, runoff and sent shock waves through the political establishment by defying polls and shooting to the top in Sunday’s first round of a presidential ballot. Hofer threatened to fire the government if it fails to get tougher on migrants.

Alexander van der Bellen […]

Sisi won 96.91 Percent in Egypt's Presidential Election

Today’s – June 3, 2014 – Former Egyptian army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi secured a landslide victory in the country’s presidential vote last week, the election commission confirmed on Tuesday.

Turnout was about 47 percent of Egypt’s 54 million voters, the commission said – less than the 40 million votes, or 80 percent of the […]

Israel Lost the Journalist Elections in Cadiz

Israel lost, and Palestine and Iraq won the elections of the Executive Committee (advisors) of the International Federation of Journalists, which took place on Friday 28 May 2010 at the end of the World Congress of the IFJ, “Journalism in Touch with the Future” held in Cadiz, Spain.

The failure of Israel came as a […]

PJS Elections are not Recognized

Saturday, February 27th 2010 – Cairo – Journalistic sources in Cairo said on Saturday 27 Feb 2010 that the Federation of Arab Journalists refuses to recognize the election results that the Palestinian Journalists Syndicate, (PJS) which took place two weeks ago in the West Bank city of Ramallah, but without including the colleagues of the […]

Female Journalists Discriminated in Palestine

Below is  a protest letter against the discrimination of the Women Journalists in the elections of the Palestinian Journalists Syndicate (PJS) held on Feb. 6 2010 in Ramallah under the Intervention of Tawfiq Al-Tirawi, the former Chief of the Palestinian intelligence in the PA. The letter was signed by the Editors […]

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