Donald Trump has signed an executive order authorising sanctions against foreigners who meddle in US elections.
Plans to redraw the political map of Scotland have been finalised following a consultation.
Facebook set off a firestorm on Tuesday, announcing that it had uncovered “sophisticated” efforts, possibly linked to Russia, to manipulate US politics and by extension the upcoming midterm elections.
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.
Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has claimed victory in critical elections, securing an executive presidency with sweeping powers.
Unofficial results from Turkey’s presidential election show incumbent Recep Tayyip Erdogan with a commanding lead.
Early results from Turkey’s presidential elections show incumbent Recep Tayyip Erdogan in the lead, with Muharrem Ince in second place.
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.