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Philippine court rejects government petition to arrest Duterte critic

Philippine court rejects government petition to arrest Duterte critic

A Philippine court has rejected a government petition to order the arrest of an opposition senator and key critic of President Rodrigo Duterte for leading a failed mutiny in 2003 ...

Duterte hit by new ICC complaint over drugs war

Duterte hit by new ICC complaint over drugs war

The 50-page complaint calls for President Rodrigo Duterte's indictment for what it describes as thousands of extrajudicial killings.

Petition against Uber's London ban hits 500,000

Petition against Uber's London ban hits 500,000

A petition organised by Uber against London's decision not to renew its operating licence has gathered 500,000 signatures, little more than 24 hours ...

Philippine police halt drug tests after residents petition court

Philippine police halt drug tests after residents petition court

Police have been forced to stop conducting drug surveys and testing in the Philippine capital's biggest and most populous area after a lawyers' group representing residents filed a petition before a court ...

Indian governor resigns after womanising claims

Indian governor resigns after womanising claims

The governor of an Indian state has resigned after dozens of his staff signed a petition calling for his removal, alleging that he is a serial womaniser.

Saudi petition seeks 'full' rights for women

Saudi petition seeks 'full' rights for women

Thousands of Saudis have signed a petition urging an end to the guardianship system giving men control over the work, study and even travel of female relatives, an activist said Tuesday.

Over one million sign UK petition for second EU vote

Over one million sign UK petition for second EU vote

More than a million people have signed a petition calling for a second referendum, after ‘Leave’ voters won a shock victory to pull Britain out of the European Union, an official website showed Saturday.