• A 93-year-old man cast his ballot on November 9, 2014 during a symbolic vote on independence for Catalonia from Spain at a polling station in Barcelona. One of Spain's biggest and richest regions, Catalonia defied Madrid today and proceeded with a symbolic vote on whether it should break away as an independent state.

    An informal vote on independence for Catalonia has shown more than 80% in favour, officials say.

    LAST UPDATE : Nov 10, 2014, 1:23 AM EST
  • A voter prepares to cast her ballot on November 2, 2014 at a polling station at the village of Comana, southern Romania, on the first round of the Presidential election.

    Partial poll results suggested no candidate had won an overall majority in the first round.

    LAST UPDATE : Nov 03, 2014, 1:41 AM EST