Pakistan elections 2018: All the latest updates — Al Jazeera com |Some 106 million registered voters will elect a new government

Polls have opened in Pakistan for the country’s parliamentary elections that will see the second civilian-to-civilian handover of power in its history. People began voting on Wednesday at 8am local time (03:00GMT) to send 272 representatives to the National Assembly. Polls will close at 6pm (13:00GMT) across 85,000 polling stations manned by up to 800,000…

Video: Around the the Reichstag in Berlin | DW English

Every year, around three million people visit the Reichstag in Berlin. Check-in presenter Nicole Frölich joins them for a look at the seat of Germany’s parliament. She’s also arranged a photo op with the chancellor. Source: DW English Published on 26 Sep 2017 ->>>>><<<<<-

FM Steinmeier: “We stand for democracy, freedom and an open society” |“We must not allow ourselves to be shaken by earthquakes”–FM| Videos

Syria, Ukraine, Brexit, developments in Turkey, the election in the United States – the world is in turmoil. In his speech to the German Bundestag today (23 November), Foreign Minister Steinmeier explained how he sees the future of German foreign policy in a time of great challenges. Foreign Minister Steinmeier during the budget debate in…

IDF (The Israel Defense Forces) Censor redacts 1 in 5 articles it reviews for publication—- by Haggai Matar on 972 Mag com

The Israeli military censor has redacted, in full or in part, over 17,000 articles since 2011. While fewer articles have been censored in 2015 and 2016, the new IDF Censor is attempting to redact already-published information with alarming frequency. The Israeli Military Censor has outright banned the publication of 1,936 articles and redacted some information…

The Origin of Democracy — PressTV Documentaries

PressTV Documentaries Published on 19 Oct 2014 Aristocracy or the rule of the elite is in term the antonym of democracy. But while theoretically these definitions are in opposition, in practice the distinction has been blurred historically. Ancient Greece is perhaps viewed as the epithet of the origin of democracy; a form of governance where…