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“We don’t want to be monitored — we want human rights,” said a 24-year-old protester. “Maybe people in the mainland accept this, but people in Hong Kong will not.”
The International Emergency Economic Powers Act of 1977 was originally passed as part of a congressional effort to define and restrain presidential assertions of power
There is much talk among Netanyahu allies — many of whom are eager to succeed him — that if he fails in his second attempt to forge a governing coalition, he won’t get a third
Equestrianism is a deep-rooted part of Sumbawan culture, where children as young as 4 learn to ride the short, stocky horses for which the island is known.
Madrid has become the first major European city to reverse a ban on high-emissions vehicles and allow cars unfettered access to an area that was placed out of bounds for many less than a year ago
Germany has no monument to Adolf Hitler. Italy has none to Benito Mussolini. But Spain has the Valley of the Fallen, a basilica holding the remains of Francisco Franco. Now, a revived plan to exhume the dictator's remains has touched off a furor.
King Juan Carlos came to Spain's throne with almost no money in 1975. Now the family's wealth is up to $2.3 billion
“Kashmir is silent as a graveyard,” said Vrinda Grover, a human rights lawyer
She was a rising star in Brazilian politics. Then she criticized police brutality. Then she was dead.
Iván Duque, a populist conservative, won the presidency of Colombia on Sunday, capping a remarkable political rise. Many who voted for him did not even know his name a year ago. At 41, he will be one of the youngest presidents in the country’s history.
“Spain is creating a situation where Europe’s judges rather than its politicians are being asked to solve Catalonia,” one expert warns
President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria, who has urged politicians not to go abroad to seek medical care, has traveled to Britain on his fifth official trip to see a doctor there