The women’s Tour de France, which will be held for the first time in 33 years in 2022, will take place over eight stages through eastern France. From the last day of the men’s tour, the Tour de France Femmes will conquer two mountain stages – including the summit destinationContinue Reading

Although the 2022 presidential election campaign is yet to begin, the machinations and drama are well underway. Richard Heydarian, professor of history and political science at the Philippines’ Polytechnic University, says there is no clear frontrunner. “It is going to be highly, highly competitive,” he added. The Philippines has onlyContinue Reading

MANILA — The son and namesake of the dictator Ferdinand E. Marcos formally announced his plan to run for president of the Philippines on Tuesday, more than three decades after a popular uprising toppled his father’s brutal regime and restored democracy to the country. Ferdinand Marcos Jr. joins the formerContinue Reading

BERLIN — For a moment it felt like he was already chancellor. As Olaf Scholz stood on the stage surrounded by euphoric followers chanting his name and celebrating him as if he were the next leader of Germany, he was the clear winner of the night. Mr. Scholz had justContinue Reading

The polls have now closed in Germany, where voters have been casting their ballots for a new Parliament, which will ultimately determine who succeeds Chancellor Angela Merkel at the helm of the European Union’s most populous democracy after 16 years in office. Early exit polls throughout the day have suggestedContinue Reading

The polls have now closed in Germany, where voters have been casting their ballots for a new Parliament, which will ultimately determine who succeeds Chancellor Angela Merkel at the helm of the European Union’s most populous democracy after 16 years in office. Early exit polls throughout the day have suggestedContinue Reading