Croatian Democratic Union submits slates for Sept 11 polls

About 100 slates for 11 constituencies and about 20 for the 12th, in which national minority deputies are elected, were submitted to the State Election Commission by noon on Saturday.

The process of electing the next United Nations secretary general

Candidates for the post of the next UN secretary general have to go through a process of public scrutiny for the first time in the organization's history as part of a demand by member states to have a say in the decision.

Candidates for UN chief face scrutiny during first-ever hearings

For the first time in the history of the United Nations, candidates for the post of UN secretary general face scrutiny by all member states as they make their bids for the post by laying out their vision and promises of reform for the 70-year-old organization.

Beninese voters to choose between 33 presidential candidates

When voters in the West African country of Benin go to polls on Sunday, they will have the choice between a record 33 presidential candidates.