Booming tourism in Venice is forcing residents to move out, high inflation in India raises concerns, and problems for Britain’s Prime Minister
The list of strange security precautions ahead of the Communist Party powwow is getting pretty long
Golden Dawn is not the only manifestation of paranoia stemming from the economic crisis. Anti-immigrant sentiment is now part of the political mainstream
The giant Swiss bank surprised the industry and its staff by cutting its staff by a draconian 10,000 jobs
In October 1992, Liberian thugs killed five American Catholic missionaries. No one is likely to be prosecuted for the cold-blooded murders
Afghanistan sets a date for its next presidential election, the rise of private schooling in Africa raises questions about inequality, and opium production increases in Myanmar.
Even as it appropriates the Greek past for propaganda purposes, the far-right party has gained in popularity while espousing virulent anti-immigrant policies and rhetoric.
Without the tax break, the rich and famous may choose to leave the country, which has enough money to make do without them, in any case.
The country saw its first crisis-linked suicide in late October. And there is little good news to buoy the spirits of everyone else
Norway is the world’s most prosperous country, Brazil’s biggest and richest city has a new mayor, and UBS cuts thousands of jobs
In the Chinese city of Ningbo, residents rallied to oppose the expansion of a plant that produces a potentially hazardous chemical — and the government backed down.
While the storm may prove historic in the U.S., it has already killed dozens, ravaged croplands and spread cholera in the impoverished Caribbean nation
With the leader of the opposition in prison, the elections in Ukraine produced an unsurprising result. A leader of the ruling party explains to TIME why this is all good