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Norbert Hofer was defeated by less than one percent in May. The Supreme Court says there may have been irregularities that demand a new vote.
The constitutional court’s rejection of a proposal defining marriage as heterosexual has sparked an outpouring of polarized opinion pitting a progressive opinion against deeply rooted conservative traditions.
The constitutional court ruling on Thursday ended years of controversy surrounding security upgrades the South African leader made to his private residence, renovations that included a swimming pool, a chicken run, and a visitors center.
Activists celebrated the constitutional court's decision to remove restrictions on same-sex adoption as an important step towards equality, with a ruling still pending on gay marriage.
Though divorce settlements can be arranged with cooperating spouses, South Korean law stipulates that the person responsible for a marriage's failure isn't permitted to file for divorce.
Jokowi is a cathartic figure in Indonesian politics, the first president to emerge from outside of the country’s powerful elite.
The polarized country is deeply divided between poor rural dwellers and an urban middle class enjoying the fruits of globalization.