democracy

Women, race and truth: Best quotes from Kamala Harris' first speech as US Vice-President-elect

Vice president-elect Kamala Harris on Saturday paid tribute to the women, particularly Black women, whose shoulders she stands on as she shatters barriers that have kept mostly white men entrenched at the highest levels of American politics for more than two centuries.

published on : 8th November 2020

Violence grips Hong Kong as police attack pro-democracy protestors

The clashes have ratcheted up fears that the city's feared triad gangs are wading into the political conflict.

published on : 22nd July 2019

Tiananmen Square massacre 31st anniversary: Remembering the bloody military crackdown that killed thousands

China went into customary lockdown Tuesday for the 30th anniversary of the bloody military crackdown on pro-democracy protesters, a telling reminder of the ruling Communist Party's emphasis in the ensuing three decades since on stability above all.

published on : 4th June 2019