A regional election in Spain saw a surge of support for a far-right party and dealt a major setback to the ruling Socialists, prompting the prime minister on Monday to vow to defend democracy from fear.
Spain’s Socialists have suffered a setback in regional elections in the country’s south, the first electoral test for Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez’s party since he took power in June.
Online trolls convicted of a new crime of intimidating election candidates would be barred from public office themselves under plans being considered by the Government.
A candidate in the race for the University of Aberdeen’s ancient rector position has said allegations of posters being ripped down was “extremely disappointing”, but refused to “point fingers”.
Councillors from across the political spectrum were to meet today at the Town House as coalition talks enter another day.
A councillor has said he will not be seeking re-election this year - after almost a decade of service.
Tributes have poured in for Barack Obama a day after Donald Trump won the American election to become the next US president.
Voters across Scotland are heading to their nearest polling station to cast their votes for this year's Election.
The sparkling grey granite of Union Street sits at the heart of the Aberdeen Central constituency. But as well as the city’s main retail areas, the constituency covers a number of varied wards. Voters living in Tillydrone, Seaton and the harbour area are likely to have different priorities from those in the more affluent Midstocket and Rosemount.