Black Friday protest: French activists block Amazon warehouse

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Activists formed a human chain, lay on hay bales and…

K-pop stars Jung Joon-young and Choi Jong-hoon sentenced for rape

Image copyright AFP Image caption Jung Joon-young admits he filmed women he had sex with and…

Japanese store ‘rethinks’ badges for staff on periods

Image copyright WWD Japan A Japanese department store where staff could wear badges if they were…

Melbourne terror plot: Trio jailed for planning Christmas attack

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The men planned to attack Federation Square and other locations…

Crusaders rugby team retain name following post-mosque attack review

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The sword-wielding knights were dropped immediately after the Christchurch attacks…

Dyson to move global HQ to historic Singapore building

Image copyright Mapletree Investments Dyson has chosen the historic St James Power Station as the site…

Sudan crisis: Party of ex-leader Omar al-Bashir dissolved

Image copyright AFP Image caption An archaic law policing women’s behaviour was also repealed A law…

Inside Malaysia’s straight edge punk scene

Khai Aziz, lead singer of Second Combat, says convincing people of his no-drink and no-drugs lifestyle…

Did Sri Lanka’s Presidential Election Bring Back a Polarising Wartime Figure?

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka, Nov 28 (IPS) – The Economist proclaimed recently that Gotabaya Rajapaksa, the man…

Who is Greta Thunberg, the #FridaysForFuture activist?

Image copyright Getty Images One day in late August 2018, Greta Thunberg took up position outside…