The 2016 US presidential election is a circus which will produce an outcome and policies that will tend to fatten labor’s share of the economy while reducing that of capital.
Elections in Spain, Portugal and now Ireland have rocked established politics as voters rebelled against austerity and traditional parties, creating political limbo by holding up the formation of new governments.
Garment exports are booming, defying fears that rising violence by militants and concerns over working conditions at Bangladeshi garment factories would cause global brands to source their clothing elsewhere.
Conservatives and liberals alike rounded on Republican Donald Trump for refusing to reject on Sunday an endorsement by David Duke, a white nationalist who once led the Ku Klux Klan.
New Hampshire, South Carolina and now Nevada: the evidence is mounting that Donald Trump will be the Republican presidential nominee.
Apple and the US government are squaring off in an epic legal battle with wide-ranging implications for how technology firms must work with law enforcement.
Senegalese reporter Amadou Sarra Ba is one of hundreds of African journalists to have enjoyed all-expenses-paid trips to China courtesy of the Communist Party, as Beijing seeks to win hearts and minds among the continent’s opinion-formers.
The U.S oil and gas industry has lost around 100,000 jobs over the last 16 months, according to the U.S Bureau of Labor Statistics
Nineteen camera traps on the Lao-Cambodian border reveal that at least some of Virachey Park’s animals are still snuffling about the deep woods.
The US oil and gas industry has lost around 100,000 jobs over the last 16 months, according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics. Employment losses worldwide are probably at least double that figure.
Prime Minister David Cameron will try to sell his case for Britain staying in the European Union to parliament facing hostility from his own lawmakers and a plunging pound after London’s mayor threw his support behind the exit campaign.
Forget Brexit. The real obstacle to deeper European integration is not the awkward British, whether they choose to stay in the European Union with a “special status” or leave.
Chalit Pongpitakwiset has always felt like a man. Now the 25-year-old wants everyone else to see it too.
One night last month, Liu Xuehong stood weeping outside the gates of the United Nations headquarters in Bangkok, begging the guards to let her in.
A haunting black-and-white image of a refugee passing a baby under a barbed wire fence won the prestigious World Press Photo Award yesterday, highlighting Europe’s worst migrant crisis since World War II.
The two-day summit between leaders from ASEAN and the US in Rancho Mirage, California marks a “watershed year” for ASEAN and the US, heralding a new era of enhanced partnership.
China has deployed an advanced surface-to-air missile system to one of the disputed islands it controls in the South China Sea, Taiwan and US officials said, ratcheting up tensions even as US…
8211; Speaking to 1,000 of his soldiers at a mountain base on Myanmar’s border with Thailand, the leader of a powerful ethnic armed group called on other rebels to join…
Global trade is having perhaps its worst period since the Great Recession, except this time there is no freezing up of the financial system to blame.
If you want to lose young women, just scold them. That will offend them every time. And it’s precisely what two stalwart, old-school feminist icons did earlier this month when each chastised younger female voters…
New Hampshire may conjure up images of pristine winter skiing, crystal-clear lakes and summer hiking, but scratch the surface and there is a deadly war at the heart of the US presidential campaign.
Overs the last 49 years, ASEAN has achieved remarkable results in maintaining peace and stability, promoting the habit of regional cooperation and creating a set of shared norms, and developing the regional economy.
Saturday afternoon, February 6th, 27-year old Neou Srey Moch and two colleagues returned to Siem Reap from a landmine-clearing assignment in Ratanakkiri province with six landmine-detection dogs in tow.
Dr Amrit Baral can trace the seeds of the World Bicycle Tour back to April 25, 2015. It was almost noon when a 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit Nepal, sending shockwaves of destruction and devastation throughout his home country.
A recent forum highlighted a growing concern of Cambodian youth about Cambodia’s largest lowland evergreen forest, Prey Lang, and the impacts of deforestation caused by illegal logging.
China’s capital has become notorious for its smog but the biggest contributors to local air pollution are industrial furnaces, district heating systems, residential fires and trucks rather than power plants.
When 55-year-old Abdulkadir Dahir Muse left Somalia 15 years ago, first aboard a Somali fishing boat and then smuggled onto a Chinese ship, he was told he was being taken to Japan.
Marco Rubio is likened by rivals to a Republican version of Barack Obama: they dismiss him as a youthful overachiever with a penchant for soaring oratory.