national election

U.S. rapper Eminem wins copyright case against NZ political ads

Thu, 26 Oct 2017 - 04:10 GMT

A New Zealand political party has been ordered to pay more than $400,000 to Eminem for a television commercial to help win a national election.

HIGHLIGHTS-Reactions to German national election

Sun, 24 Sep 2017 - 05:26 GMT

Germans voted on Sunday in a federal election that saw Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives come in as the strongest parliamentary group.

Merkel dismisses hecklers as polls point to fourth term

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 - 06:00 GMT

Merkel is on track to win a fourth term in Sunday's national election despite a dip in support for her conservatives, a poll showed on Tuesday.

Merkel tells voters: "don't experiment" with the left

Wed, 06 Sep 2017 - 06:47 GMT

Merkel warned German voters on Wednesday not to risk allowing an untested left-wing alliance to take power after this month's national election.