COMMENTARY

IN reaction to the ongoing "Yellow Vest" revolt in France, President Emmanuel Macron has decided to hold a "grand" nationwide debate. Over the coming months, locally organised...

[BRUSSELS] Thousands of people marched on Sunday in Brussels urging the Belgian government to respect its commitments on countering climate change as a United Nations conference on keeping global...

[SEOUL] Tens of thousands of workers launched a half-day strike across South Korea Wednesday, accusing the government of rolling back pro-labour policies in the face of deepening economic woes.

[NEW YORK] Around 100 people on Wednesday protested against Amazon's impending arrival in New York's borough of Queens, condemning US$3 billion in tax breaks and incentives, and worried...

[CARACAS] Venezuela's government announced it would hold a massive march Tuesday against US meddling after reports that US officials met secretly with Venezuelan military officers to discuss...

FINANCIAL Times (FT) chief executive John Ridding will return some of his £2.6 million (S$4.5 million) annual salary after a group of the newspaper's reporters complained about his pay...

[BANGKOK]  Anti-government protesters confronted police on Tuesday soon after they began a march from a university in the Thai capital to Government House to demand that the military government hold...

[BANGKOK] Scores of Thai police ringed a Bangkok university early Tuesday as protesters prepared to march to Government House to mark four years of junta rule, one of the largest acts of dissent...