Robert Fico’s Smer party was ahead of rivals Progressive Slovakia in vote that could fuel fears about Slovakia’s future foreign policy orientation Populist former prime minister Robert Fico’s Smer party is on course to win Slovakia’s election, garnering more support than its rival Progressive Slovakia in a dramatic knife-edge race. With over 98% of districts […]

Can the campaign for the Indigenous voice defy the polls and climb the ‘goat track’ of victory? Voice referendum explainer; latest voice poll results; help us monitor ads and misinformation Get our morning and afternoon news emails, free app or daily news podcast The yes campaign plans to staff every polling booth in the country […]

Maga darling Joseph C Roberts arrested after Rachel Elizabeth Imani Buckner’s remains found on San Francisco Bay shoreline A former San Francisco Republican official who claimed to be a victim of the #MeToo movement has been accused of dismembering his fiancee. On 6 September, Alameda, California, officials arrested the 42-year-old Navy veteran Joseph C Roberts […]