Hit to livelihoods tops concerns for voters in US

Polls reflecting economic worries point to midterms edge for GOP Teen voter Oscar Ponteri casts his first election ballot with Democratic gubernatorial nominee Tina Kotek at a drop box in Portland, Oregon, on Wednesday. (MATHIEU LEWIS-ROLLAND / AFP) Polls taken before next week's midterm congressional elections in the United States invariably show that inflation and […]

German voters give mixed verdict on Scholz coalition in regional poll

(From left to right) The co-leader of the Greens Party Omid Nouripour, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz, Finance Minister and Free Democrats Party (FDP) leader Christian Lindner and Germany's Social Democratic SPD party co-leader Saskia Esken address a press conference on the government coalition's relief plan to cope with soaring energy costs, on Sept 4, 2022 […]

Europeans face big mental health issues despite COVID easing

People fill up the shopping streets in Cologne, Germany, Nov 17, 2021. (MARTIN MEISSNER / AP) The number of Europeans reporting "bad" or "very bad" mental health soared during the COVID-19 pandemic, even beyond the end of lockdowns, new polling showed on Thursday. READ MORE: Improving mental health amid pandemic European Union agency Eurofound's surveys of […]