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Elections

Democracy works differently in the various countries. In some countries, the result at the ballot can spark unrest, while in the old democracies of the western world, voters are increasingly tired of the ineffective process involving political parties.

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'Person Of Interest' Season 4 Spoilers: Episode 1 'Panopticon' Airs On Sept. 23, 2014, John And His Team Try To Adjust To Their New Identities
'Person Of Interest' Season 4 Spoilers: Episode 6 'Pretenders' Airs On Oct. 28, 2014, The New 'POI' Pretends To Be A Detective And Discovers Something Dangerous In The Process [WATCH VIDEO]

By IBTimes AU

The “POI” team must protect an ordinary and unassuming office worker who is using a fake identity. (Oct 23)

'Person Of Interest' Season 4 Spoilers: Episode 1 'Panopticon' Airs On Sept. 23, 2014, John And His Team Try To Adjust To Their New Identities
'Person Of Interest' Season 4 Recap: Episode 5 'Prophets' Aired On Oct. 21, 2014, Root’s Life Was Put In Danger Trying To Protect The New 'POI' [WATCH VIDEOS]

By IBTimes AU

The “POI” team dealt with rigged elections organised by Samaritan to put weak and easily manipulated politicians in power. (Oct 22)

Artist Pyotr Pavlensky cuts off a part of his earlobe while sitting on the wall enclosing the Serbsky State Scientific Center for Social and Forensic Psychiatry during his protest action titled "Segregation" in Moscow October 19, 2014. Pavlensky
Naked Russian Artist Strikes Anew, Cuts Off Earlobes To Protest Return Of Soviet-Era Policies

By IBTimes AU

Pyotr Pavlensky, the Russian performance artists who caught global attention in 2013 by nailing his testicles to the Red Square's cobblestones in Moscow, is back with a vengeance and again without a stitch of clothing. (Oct 21)

MORE TOPICS: HUMAN RIGHTS, FACEBOOK, RUSSIA, UKRAINE, LAWYER

Turkish Kurds watch the Syrian town of Kobani from near the Mursitpinar border crossing
Kobani Fight Against ISIS: Turkey Finally Sheds Anti-Kurds Stand And Allows Peshmerga Kurds Into Kobani

By IBTimes AU

For the U.S. mollifying Turkey seems to be a larger task than galvanising forces to take on ISIS. (Oct 21)

MORE TOPICS: IRAQ, AUSTRALIA

Russia's President Vladimir Putin chairs a meeting at the Novo-Ogaryovo state residence outside Moscow
Germany Softens Stand On Russia: Putin Arrives In Italy For EU-Asia Summit

By IBTimes AU

Both Russia and the West need to pursue a pragmatic line to defuse tensions which are only sinking their economies. (Oct 17)

MORE TOPICS: GERMANY, EUROPEAN UNION, RUSSIA, UKRAINE, INTERNATIONAL LAW

‘Scandal’ Season 4 Spoilers: Watch Olivia And Fitz’s Emotional Reunion In Episode 4 [VIDEOS]

By IBTimes AU

The episode 4 of "Scandal" Season 4 features Fitz and Olivia's first proper meeting after the events of last season. (Oct 17)

'Person Of Interest' Season 4 Spoilers: Episode 1 'Panopticon' Airs On Sept. 23, 2014, John And His Team Try To Adjust To Their New Identities
'Person Of Interest' Season 4 Spoilers: Episode 5 'Prophets' Airs On Oct. 21, 2014, The New 'POI' Is Involved With Polls And Suspects That Someone Rigged The Elections [WATCH VIDEO]

By IBTimes AU

Finch and the gang will help a new person of interest named Simon Lee, who is a political pollster. (Oct 16)

A man walks by a mural that reads "Symptoms of Ebola" in Monrovia, Liberia,
Australia Urged to Boost Ebola Defences: 10,000 New Cases of Ebola Projected By December

By IBTimes AU

The World Health Organisation has warned that Australia should boost its defences against Ebola following the suspected case in Cairns last week. (Oct 15)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, UNITED NATIONS

U.S. President Barack Obama departs after delivering a statement from Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts, during his vacation August 20, 2014. Obama on Wednesday condemned the Islamic State militants who beheaded an American journalist as "a cance
U.S. Attorney General: Obama Not To Announce Name Before Senate Polls Get Over In November

By IBTimes AU

Incumbent Eric Holder had an active stint and hopefully the new choice must match his legacy. (Oct 15)

MORE TOPICS: GEORGE W. BUSH, WHITE HOUSE, CIVIL RIGHTS, ATTORNEY GENERAL, JUDICIARY, CONGRESS

A man dressed to mock Toronto Mayor Rob Ford gets sprayed by water guns at the" WorldPride" gay pride Parade in Toronto
Ford Family Business Accused of ‘Mismanagement’

By IBTimes AU

Doug Ford claimed that his family business was running profitably. (Oct 14)

MORE TOPICS: MANUFACTURING, NEW JERSEY, MANAGEMENT