UK Labour leaders hint at second referendum
The UK's Labour party is moving in the "direction" of a new Brexit referendum, deputy party head Tom Watson said as the country prepares to leave the EU. Meanwhile, PM Theresa May delayed a lawmakers' vote on Brexit.
Calls for more transparency in Turkey’s election
Following allegations of voter fraud in last year’s referendum, campaigners are calling for more independent monitoring of Turkey’s general election on Sunday.
Will Nigeria's Biafra follow Catalan separatists lead?
In southeastern Nigeria, the separatist IPOB wants a referendum like the unofficial one recently held in Catalonia. But those who remember the Biafran War of fifty years ago worry about rushing into a referendum that could lead to armed conflict.
Catalonia to declare its independence within days
Catalonia will declare independence "in a matter of days", the region's secessionist leader Carles Puigdemont was quoted as telling the BBC, a move that would defy Madrid and attempt to implement the directive of Sunday's banned independence referendum.
Spain abandon training session after Pique abuse
Barcelona's Catalan defender Gerard Pique is targeted by angry Spain fans as he takes part in an open training session with the national team the day after the illegal Catalonia independence referendum.
Georgia Republican Handel hangs on to win congressional race
Georgia Republican Karen Handel won the most expensive congressional race in history on Tuesday, avoiding a Democratic upset in a race that was widely seen as a referendum on President Donald Trump.
Democrats seek new path to power in Georgia's special election
Democrat Jon Ossoff is looking to pull off a win in Tuesday's special election in Georgia, hoping the victory will serve as a referendum on President Trump.
Erdogan claims win in Turkish referendum
The lira jumped as Turkish citizens voted to endow President Recep Tayyip Erdogan with vast new executive powers, in a narrow referendum victory that may rekindle interest in 2017’s worst-performing emerging market currency.
Final rallies in Turkey ahead of referendum
Turkey's Erdogan - and his opposers - make final push ahead of Sunday's referendum, which could see the president gain sweeping powers.