[JAKARTA] Indonesia's Joko Widodo is set to announce a new cabinet on Wednesday in a line-up that could include his election arch-rival, a multi-billion-dollar startup co-founder and the former...

[SAO PAULO] Venezuela's opposition leader Juan Guaido has asked China and Russia to help end a political crisis crippling the Latin American country during "exploratory" talks, his diplomatic...

[JERUSALEM] Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu informed Israel's president on Monday he could not form a new government following deadlocked September elections, making way for his opponent Benny...

[LISBON] Portugal's president on Tuesday charged incumbent Prime Minister Antonio Costa with forming a new government after his Socialist party fell just short of a parliamentary majority in...

[NEW YORK] In a different era, the dual statements that SoulCycle and Equinox Fitness posted on Twitter this week might have seemed radical: two popular American brands essentially disavowing a...

LUCK HAS ALWAYS been a factor in any successful enterprise. But in the case of Netflix’s exciting new political documentary Knock Down The House, luck outweighs any other contributing factor for...

WHEN it comes to the relationship between Washington and Moscow under President Donald Trump, one can point to a certain paradox: call it the tension between the "medium of the presidency...

IN case you have not noticed, long-established political parties across the democratic world are blowing up, with Britain's Labour Party just the latest to fracture. Could America's...

Redefining the world order isn’t usually on the to-do list of ordinary citizens but it’s all in a day’s – or book’s – work for author, global strategist, geopolitical commentator and all-round...

[BEIJING] A group of former diplomats and academics have signed an open letter to Chinese President Xi Jinping calling for the release of two Canadians who have been detained on allegations of...