The parliamentary elections carried out in Italy during the weekend of February 23-24 have created great worry in governments throughout Europe.
The Communist Party of India-Marxist and Communist Party of India bagged a total of 50 seats out of 60 in the state parliament.
Raul Castro was elected to his second term as Cuban president February 24, but he said it would be his last.
Austerity is the key issue facing Cypriot voters as they head to the polls for the second round of the presidential elections.
Rafael Correa won his third election to Ecuador's presidency on February 17, 2013.
At least 51 percent of candidates of Correa's Alianza Pais political party gained National Assembly seats. Never before in Ecuadorian history has a single party held a legislative majority.
The president, is, like the Queen in England, the nominal head of state, however, in this island nation the post is largely ceremonial.
There were tweets every minute and soon tens of thousands of electronic messages - all about sexual harassment and sexism in general.