Business > Election

Tech-savvy Estonians vote online in European elections

11 hours ago   |   Miami Herald

Estonia was crippled by cyberattacks on government networks during a dispute with Russia in 2007. Today the tiny tech-savvy nation is so certain of its cyber defenses that it is...
Read more ...

Australian, Indian elections boost Asian shares, trade fears ease

12 hours ago   |   Reuters

Asian shares clawed back some of last week's losses as investors cheered apparent election wins for conservative incumbents in Australia and India, while broader global trade...
Read more ...

Austrian president eyes September as best time for new vote

1 day ago   |   Miami Herald

Austria's president says the first few days of September would be the best time to hold an early election after a covert video scandal shook up the country's politics. President...
Read more ...

Jobs, corruption top issues as Malawi votes for president

1 day ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

LILONGWE, Malawi - Corruption and the need for economic growth are the main campaign issues as Malawi goes to the polls on Tuesday for a presidential election that pits the...
Read more ...

Abortion Fight or Strong Economy? For G.O.P., Cultural Issues Undercut 2020 Message

1 day ago   |   NY Times

The longstanding verity that Americans vote with their pocketbook may be tested in the presidential election like never before, as Trump injects cultural and identity issues...
Read more ...

Trump's video slamming Bill de Blasio's presidential run from Air Force One is sparking ethics concerns

Trump's video slamming Bill de Blasio's presidential run from Air Force One is sparking ethics concerns

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

President Donald Trump has sparked ethics concerns after he posted a video mocking New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's 2020 presidential campaign that appeared to be filmed on...
Read more ...

Police stopped a McDonald's in Scotland from selling milkshakes near a Nigel Farage rally to avoid further instances of far-right activists being doused in them

Police stopped a McDonald's in Scotland from selling milkshakes near a Nigel Farage rally to avoid further instances of far-right activists being doused in them

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Police have requested that a Scotland McDonald's stop selling milkshakes while Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage was in Edinburgh for a campaigning event, according to CNN. They...
Read more ...

Argentina's Fernández announces vice presidential bid

2 days ago   |   Miami Herald   |   5 articles

Argentina's former President Cristina Fernández announced on Saturday her candidacy for vice president in October's general elections, a surprising move that now puts a more...
Read more ...

German far-right rules digital campaign for Europe election

2 days ago   |   Miami Herald

The best polls put the far-right Alternative for Germany at less than 15 percent of the vote one week before European elections. But with their relentless Facebook messages...
Read more ...

Risk to Turkey's Economy Deepens With New Istanbul Election

2 days ago   |   NY Times

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's government is spending billions to prop up the currency amid new economic turmoil. The question is how long it can last.
Read more ...


Register you to post on News Times

Free Registration

A billionaire's vow to pay Morehouse graduates' loans isn't a surprise move...

A billionaire's vow to pay Morehouse graduates' loans isn't a surprise move, it's just the newest trend in the student-debt crisis

Private-equity tycoon Robert F. Smith vowed Sunday to donate a reported $40 million to pay off student loan debt for Morehouse College's graduating class of 2019. While the... Read more ...

A cafeteria worker who was fired after paying for a student's $8 lunch was...

A cafeteria worker who was fired after paying for a student's $8 lunch was offered her job back. She says she won't take it

Bonnie Kimball was fired from from her position at Mascoma Valley Regional High School in Canaan, New Hampshire , by Cafe Services in March. The company said she violated its... Read more ...

Report: Trump, Kushner Bank Transactions Raised Red Flags

Report: Trump, Kushner Bank Transactions Raised Red Flags

Transactions linked to President Trump and his son-in-law raised red flags in a Deutsche Bank computer system designed to detect money laundering in 2016 and 2017, but the bank... Read more ...

Hot Job Market Is Wooing Women Into Workforce Faster Than Men

Hot Job Market Is Wooing Women Into Workforce Faster Than Men

Over the past three years, women returned to the workforce at more than double the rate of men. Growth in industries that rely on women and heavy recruitment of women might... Read more ...

'Game of Thrones' fans didn't see the final twist of who'd lead Westeros...

'Game of Thrones' fans didn't see the final twist of who'd lead Westeros coming, and generally think it's a bad idea

Warning: Spoilers ahead for HBO's " Game of Thrones ." Sunday's "Game of Thrones" ended on a wild curve ball when it comes to who's really running the show in Westeros. We... Read more ...

World Health Organization blew almost $192 million on travel: report

World Health Organization blew almost $192 million on travel: report

LONDON - The World Health Organization spent nearly $192 million on travel expenses last year, with staffers sometimes breaking the agency's own rules by traveling in business... Read more ...

'Game of Thrones' fans can't get over how grown-up the actor who plays Robin...

'Game of Thrones' fans can't get over how grown-up the actor who plays Robin Arryn is now

Warning: There are spoilers ahead for the finale of "Game of Thrones." Lord Robin Arryn made an unexpected appearance on the HBO series' finale as part of a council of Westeros... Read more ...

The best shower curtains you can buy

The best shower curtains you can buy

Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through... Read more ...

Oprah donated $500,000 to a New Jersey high school

Oprah donated $500,000 to a New Jersey high school

Oprah Winfrey has donated $500,000 to an after-school program in Newark, New Jersey, CNN reported . The money will be going to the school's Lights On program, which provides... Read more ...

Nigel Farage hit by milkshake protest on Brexit party campaign trail

Nigel Farage hit by milkshake protest on Brexit party campaign trail

LONDON - Nigel Farage has been struck by a milkshake wielded by a protestor in Newcastle as he campaigned for the European elections. The Brexit Party leader was visiting the... Read more ...