Never has a party in government suffered such a plunge in support. The FDP failed to make the five percent hurdle to even get into parliament - for the first time its 64-year history. Where does the pro-business party go from here?
The last car has rolled off a Holden production line in Australia. It marked the end of an era for the company and the demise of a national industry, which experts said was unable to stand up to global competition.
An announced political demise, admonitions from Brussels and name-calling by the conservatives.
The election result in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania is an embarrassing defeat for Chancellor Merkel, but it does not mean the end of her political career, or the start of a political about-face, says Charlotte Potts.
November 19, 2017, marks the 100th birth anniversary of ex-Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, whose consequential tenure at the helm means her legacy continues to shadow many current political debates in the country.
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