With the election just days away, Germany's traditional political partnerships could be fracturing.
After five months without a government, four Belgian political parties have reached an agreement to form a governming coalition. Belgium frequently faces division along linguistic and political lines.
Championship leader Lewis Hamilton will start the inaugural Russian Grand Prix from the front, with his teammate Nico Rosberg charging into the first corner alongside. Sebastian Vettel had a session to forget.
Bahrain's Shiite-led opposition has announced a boycott of the Gulf kingdom's upcoming parliamentary elections. The opposition accuses the reigning Sunni monarchy of manipulating elections to bolster its own power.
Latvia's ruling coalition has won the country's general election, according to exit polls. The center-right grouping was projected a resounding majority in a vote overshadowed by fears about resurgent neighbor Russia.
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