Street-side tussles take place outside Beijing court where transparency campaigner Xu Zhiyong is being tried behind closed doors
The law makes ‘aggravated homosexuality’ a crime punishable by life in prison
Thousands of homes evacuated as water breaches sea defenses
Revelations emerge of British soldiers allegedly killing unarmed civilians during Northern Ireland’s Troubles
Party of migrant workers celebrating Diwali attacked
Victims include three Thais, two Russians and a Chinese passenger
Policy aimed at restarting peace talks but hugely unpopular with Israeli public
Job cuts in Melbourne head office stoke fears that the world’s largest travel-guide publisher may cease printing
Fresh controversy emerges in the Jimmy Savile child abuse scandal after censored transcripts from the BBC investigation were published.
The Jimmy Savile pedophilia scandal rocks the U.K. and its most hallowed media institution
Slow economic growth in the industrialized world is creating a “reverse brain drain,” the South Korean government blocks activists from sending propaganda leaflets to the North, and Julia’s Gillard’s popularity increases.
The U.K.’s public broadcaster is under pressure as women say a recently deceased children’s entertainer abused them as children
The BBC apologized to the Queen of England after a security correspondent detailed a private conversation in which the head of state had voiced a political opinion