Hundreds of Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters yesterday rallied against the government’s attempt to ban a political party, saying it dealt the most serious threat to the city’s freedom of association since its return to Chinese rule.
A Frenchman who served 18 years in custody for smuggling drugs into Bali was deported yesterday in a case that sparked outrage in his native country over Indonesia’s tough narcotics laws.
Thousands of people marched across major Australian cities yesterday calling for an end to Canberra’s offshore detention of asylum-seekers.
President Emmerson Mnangagwa yesterday assured Zimbabwe’s white farmers that their land will not be taken, calling on them to work together with the government ahead of landmark elections on July 30.
A team led by federal Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju toured various flood-hit districts of Kerala yesterday and announced compensation of Rs400,000 each to the families of the dead after heavy rains battered the state over the past two weeks.
The now 45-year-old was originally given a life term -- narrowly escaping the death sentence handed to some other foreign drug traffickers.
US President Donald Trump slammed his ex-lawyer Michael Cohen, saying he may have acted illegally in secretly taping their discussion about payments.
Sergei Lavrov made the comments about Maria Butina in a phone call to US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.