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Thai court affirms defamation judgment against UK activist

An appeals court in Thailand has upheld a 10 million baht ($313,000) judgment against a British activist who was sued by a fruit canning company whose workers complained of alleged labor abuses....

Thai court affirms defamation judgment against UK activist

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22:00, 05/08/2019

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20:00, 05/08/2019

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Cardi B Hit with $1 Million Defamation Suit by Blogger Bronx-born American sweetheart Cardi B has been hit with a $1 million lawsuit by a blogger who claims a war of death threats followed a lie Cardi told...
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12:16, 08/27/2019

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18:32, 07/05/2019

After Retrial, T.J. Simers Wins $15.45 Million Judgment Against The Los Angeles Times Both sides eventually appealed a 2015 verdict that granted former Los Angeles Times hack sports columnist T.J. Simers $7.1 million in an age and disa...
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I Asked The Localization Director of Yakuza and Judgment To Tell Me A Bedtime Story On the last night of E3 2019, as I teetered on the precipice of rest, I talked to Scott Strichart, localization director of the Yakuza series and Judg...
23:16, 06/25/2019

Katy Perry and record label hit with $2.7 million copyright judgment A Christian rapper was awarded $2.7 million on Thursday by a Los Angeles jury that found that Katy Perry's 2013 hit "Dark Horse" contained a musical p...
04:48, 08/02/2019

Manchester City furious after Uefa investigation is sent for final judgment • City hit out at ‘unsatisfactory, curtailed and hostile process’• Financial fair play inquiry could lead to Champions League banManchester City have ...
12:48, 05/16/2019

The wacky criminal underworld of Judgment is frustratingly indifferent to your existence Judgment, the new spin-off of Sega’s long-running Yakuza series, starts off with a very cool hook: Ace defense attorney Takayuki Yagami is riding high...
16:00, 06/20/2019

Investor who was once FBI informant files $25M defamation lawsuit against rival An epic shouting match between two of Wall Street’s biggest loudmouths is headed to court. Guy Gentile — a stockbroker and former FBI informant who in...
13:16, 08/31/2019

Neo-Nazi Site Hit With $4.1 Million Fine in Defamation Lawsuit The neo-Nazi website The Daily Stormer was ordered to pay $4.1 million in damages in a defamation lawsuit brought against it by SiriusXM Radio host De...
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The Handmaid's Tale makes some dark choices, but leaves judgment up to the finale Behold, the canonization of Saint June, patron saint of girls who get away with it (at least for now). In “Sacrifice,” the second-to-last episode of t...
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Without judgment or awe, Jawline traces the rise and fall of a teen internet celebrity There is a surprisingly humbling element to Liza Mandelup’s documentary Jawline, a bristling look at social media fame from the perspective of 16-yea...
08:48, 08/22/2019

Judgment, trust, LGBT issues driving millennials from Mormon church Mormon millennials are leaving the church at double the rate of their parents and grandparents, according to a new book that surveys current and forme...
22:16, 05/22/2019

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02:16, 08/30/2019

Brazil coach Tite reserves judgment on Neymar rape accusation Brazilian coach Tite on Monday declined to pass judgment on the rape accusation made against the national soccer side's star Neymar, whose denial of t...
23:16, 06/03/2019

A Muslim comic took on neo-Nazi site The Daily Stormer and won $4.1 million judgment A comic and radio host from New Jersey was awarded a $4.1 million judgment against a neo-Nazi website that falsely accused him of terrorism.  &#...
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Former Fairfax newspapers lose Chris Gayle defamation appeal The Sydney Morning Herald and Age wrongly accused the cricketer of exposing himself to a female massage therapistThe Sydney Morning Herald and Age new...
03:32, 07/16/2019

2 Witness Statements Recorded In Defamation Case Against Arvind Kejriwal A court recorded the statements of two persons on Thursday in support of a defamation complaint filed by BJP leader Vijender Gupta against Delhi Chief...
18:32, 06/27/2019

Geoffrey Rush wins $1.9m payout on #MeToo defamation case Oscar-winning actor Geoffrey Rush has been awarded $2.9 million Australian dollars (over $1.9 million USD) after winning his defamation case against a...
16:48, 05/23/2019

UK judge slams Craig Wright’s defamation case against Roger Ver A UK judge has dismissed a defamation case filed by Craig Steven Wright, Bitcoin‘s self-proclaimed creator, against Bitcoin Cash advocate Roger Ver. T...
21:48, 07/31/2019

Geoffrey Rush awarded $2 million in Sydney defamation case SYDNEY (AP) — Oscar-winning actor Geoffrey Rush has been awarded a total of 2.9 million Australian dollars ($2 million) damages in a defamation case a...
13:48, 05/23/2019

Cayuga Nation tribe sues Showtime’s ‘Billions’ for defamation A New York Native American tribe says that an episode of Showtime’s “Billions” defamed them by enforcing stereotypes that portray them as a corrupt il...
02:32, 08/14/2019

Noida TV Channel Journalists Granted Bail in Defamation Case Three journalists of a Noida-based TV news channel, who were arrested for allegedly airing defamatory content against Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yog...
20:48, 06/19/2019

Non-Bailable Warrant Against Arvind Kejriwal Cancelled In Defamation Case A court on Monday cancelled the non-bailable warrant issued against Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia and Swaraj In...
23:00, 04/29/2019

Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax files $400M defamation suit against CBS Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax is suing CBS News for $400 million claiming that the embattled network conducted interviews with women accusing him o...
18:00, 09/12/2019

Ex-Temple business school dean files $25M defamation suit PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The former dean of Temple University’s business school has filed a $25 million defamation lawsuit against the school and its...
23:48, 05/02/2019

Bill Cosby settles defamation lawsuit brought by seven women Convicted sex offender Bill Cosby on Friday settled a federal defamation lawsuit brought by seven women who said the former actor and comedian sexuall...
18:48, 04/28/2019

Judge awards Geoffrey Rush record £1.5m in defamation case Geoffrey Rush is set to receive the largest ever damages payout to a single person in Australia's history following a defamation case against a newspa...
00:00, 05/24/2019

Australian newspaper appeals Geoffrey Rush defamation case SYDNEY (AP) — A Sydney newspaper and journalist are appealing an Australian Federal Court decision that they defamed Oscar-winning actor Geoffrey Rush...
13:00, 05/06/2019

Congress Leader Jairam Ramesh Gets Bail In Defamation Case A Delhi court on Thursday granted bail to Congress leader Jairam Ramesh in a defamation case filed by NSA Ajit Doval's son Vivek against him and ''The...
14:16, 05/09/2019

SEC: Florida businessman agrees to proposed judgment in $27 million 'lucrative market manipulation' Florida businessman Barry Honig agreed to a proposed judgment with the SEC in a case it called "classic pump-and-dump schemes," according to Monday fi...
04:32, 06/18/2019

Wife of Green Beret accused of murder 'confident' in Trump's judgment on pardon The wife of Army Maj. Mathew Golsteyn, a Special Forces soldier accused of murder, said she is not concerned President Trump did not pardon her husban...
05:48, 05/29/2019

Trump, QAnon and an impending judgment day: Behind the Facebook-fueled rise of The Epoch Times The small nonprofit news outlet has spent more than $1.5 million on about 11,000 pro-Trump advertisements in the last six months, more than any organi...
19:48, 08/20/2019

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Judgment Review - Life Beyond The Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Judgment Review - Life Beyond The Dragon • Nintendo Online Is Still The Biggest Emba...
19:48, 07/03/2019

Rahul Gandhi Exempted From Appearance In ''Modi Surname'' Defamation Case Congress leader Rahul Gandhi was Tuesday granted exemption from personal appearance by a court in a criminal defamation case filed by a Gujarat lawmak...
14:48, 07/16/2019

Yael Stone revealed as 'witness x' in Geoffrey Rush defamation case Orange is the New Black actor’s name had been suppressed in defamation case against Daily Telegraph newspaperThe “witness x” whose evidence was never ...
07:00, 05/10/2019

Australian actor Geoffrey Rush wins record defamation payout Australian actor Geoffrey Rush has been awarded a A$2.8 million ($1.9 million) defamation payment against a News Corp tabloid, the largest defamation ...
12:16, 05/23/2019

Judge dismisses Covington student's defamation suit against Washington Post A federal judge in Kentucky threw out a defamation lawsuit against The Washington Post filed by high school student Nicholas Sandmann and his family o...
00:49, 07/27/2019

Elon Musk says ‘pedo guy’ insult not defamation, cave diver ‘seemed like a creepy old man’ Elon Musk claimed on Monday that when he called a British diver “pedo guy” in a tweet last year he didn’t actually intend to brand the man as a pedoph...
00:32, 09/17/2019

Father of Sandy Hook massacre victim wins defamation lawsuit Lenny Pozner, whose six-year-old son was killed in the shooting, sued authors of a book that claimed the shooting never happenedThe father of a victim...
19:32, 06/18/2019

MJ Akbar Cross-Examined In Defamation Case Against Journalist Priya Ramani Amid heated courtroom drama that lasted for almost two hours, former Union Minister MJ Akbar today recorded his statement in a defamation case filed b...
12:16, 05/04/2019

Australian Newspapers Lose Chris Gayle Masseuse Defamation Appeal Chris Gayle had won the defamation case in October last year after jurors found Fairfax was motivated by malice and had failed to establish a defence ...
20:48, 07/16/2019

Comedian Dean Obeidallah awarded $4.1M in defamation suit against Daily Stormer A federal judge has ordered the publishers of a white supremacist website, the Daily Stormer, to pay $4.1 million in damages to Muslim comedian Dean O...
17:16, 06/13/2019

Bill Cosby drops defamation case against sexual assault accusers Spokesman said Cosby dropped the case against seven women ‘to focus on other matters’Disgraced actor and comedian Bill Cosby has dropped his countersu...
08:16, 06/01/2019

Delhi Businessman Files Defamation Case Against Actor Esha Gupta A criminal defamation complaint has been filed against Bollywood actress Esha Gupta by a Delhi businessman after she accused him of sexual misconduct....
13:48, 07/20/2019

News Corp appeals ruling in Geoffrey Rush defamation suit News Corp's Australian arm on Monday appealed a judgment awarding Oscar-winner Geoffrey Rush at least A$850,000 ($594,000) in defamation damages over ...
12:16, 05/06/2019

Bill Cosby drops defamation claims against 7 accusers after his insurer settles Bill Cosby has dropped his countersuit against seven women who accused him of sexually assaulting them.        ...
04:00, 06/01/2019

Yael Stone Is Identified as ‘Witness X’ in Geoffrey Rush Defamation Case Evidence from Ms. Stone, who has accused Mr. Rush, the actor, of inappropriate behavior, was kept out of the trial of his defamation suit against an A...
12:16, 05/10/2019

Lawrence O'Donnell says he made 'an error in judgment' by reporting unverified Trump-Russia bombshell MSNBC prime-time anchor Lawrence O'Donnell issued an apology for running with a single-sourced unverified claim about President Trump and Deutsche Ban...
04:16, 08/29/2019

Americans lack trust in social networks’ judgment to remove offensive posts, Pew finds But deciding which objectionable content should stay online has presented a tremendous challenge in recent years for companies such as Facebook, YouTu...
20:32, 06/20/2019

Actor Janice Dickinson's defamation suit against Bill Cosby settled by insurer Actor Janice Dickinson reached a settlement with Bill Cosby"s insurance company on Thursday, ending a civil lawsuit she filed against the comedian aft...
03:32, 07/26/2019

Arvind Kejriwal Allowed To Drop Plea To Dismiss Defamation Case Summons The Delhi High Court allowed Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday to withdraw his plea seeking to quash the summons issued in a defamation compla...
22:48, 09/17/2019

Oscar-winner Rush wins defamation suit against News Corp's Australian arm Oscar-winner Geoffrey Rush won damages of at least A$850,000 ($610,000) on Thursday after a court ruled that the Australian arm of News Corp defamed h...
18:48, 04/28/2019

Sacha Baron Cohen upsets Roy Moore in first round of $95 million defamation battle D.C. District Judge Thomas Hogan ruled Monday in favor of CBS, Showtime and the actor, who argued that the defamation case brought against them should...
23:16, 04/30/2019

NBCUniversal files motion to dismiss defamation lawsuit filed by Nick Sandmann The NBCUniversal request in the case of the Covington Catholic student follows the recent dismissal of a similar lawsuit against the Washington Post. ...
18:16, 07/30/2019

Americans lack trust in social networks’ judgment to remove offensive posts, study finds How should companies decide which objectionable content should stay online or get the ax? Answering that question has presented a tremendous challenge...
03:48, 06/21/2019

Rep. Lee Zeldin says Pelosi showed 'bad judgment' allowing anti-Israel imam to deliver House prayer Rep. Lee Zeldin, R-N.Y., told "Fox & Friends" on Sunday that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., had made "a bad call" by allowing a Texas imam with...
05:48, 05/13/2019

The Intro To Judgment, The Yakuza Team's Latest Game, Is Perfect For Its Detective Soap Opera Vibe Judgment, out tomorrow for Playstation 4, is the latest game from the makers of Yakuza, and it thrusts players into the shoes of a stylish private det...
20:32, 06/24/2019

Rahul Gandhi Granted Bail In Defamation Case Filed By Sushil Kumar Modi Rahul Gandhi was granted bail today, in a defamation case filed by Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi for allegedly saying "all thieves have the ...
11:34, 07/06/2019

Sacha Baron Cohen asks federal judge to dismiss Roy Moore's defamation lawsuit Baron Cohen's team say Moore signed a waiver for the "Who is America?" segment, which they argue was satire and protected under the First Amendment. ...
00:32, 09/18/2019

Former Arizona basketball player, assistant coach drops defamation suit against Oro Valley couple TUCSON – Former University of Arizona basketball player and assistant coach, Josh Pastner has dropped his lawsuit against an Oro Valley couple t...
20:48, 08/08/2019

Splinter Prevails in $100 Million Defamation Suit Brought by Ex-Trump Staffer Jason Miller A federal judge on Tuesday ruled in favor of Splinter, the site’s managing editor, Katherine Krueger, and the site’s parent company, Gizmodo Media Gro...
17:48, 08/28/2019

Johnny Depp Claims Amber Heard ''Painted-On Bruises'' as Defamation Lawsuit Escalates The war of words between Johnny Depp and ex-wife Amber Heard continues to escalate. The Pirates of the Carribean star has submitted a lengthy declara...
11:48, 05/21/2019

Former Arizona basketball player and assistant coach drops defamation suit against Oro Valley couple TUCSON – Former University of Arizona basketball player and assistant coach, Josh Pastner has dropped his lawsuit against an Oro Valley couple t...
13:48, 08/08/2019

EDWARD J. JOYCE, CBOE PRESIDENT AND COO, TO RECEIVE ANTI-DEFAMATION LEAGUE LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD Chicago, November 25, 2009 - Edward J. Joyce, President and Chief Operating Officer of the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE), will be honored for ...
05:48, 05/03/2019

Anti-Defamation League weighs in on Betsy Ross flag debate after Nike pulls shoe The Anti-Defamation League on Tuesday weighed into the Betsy Ross flag debate after Colin Kaepernick reportedly raised concerns to Nike officials abou...
23:32, 07/04/2019

'Real Housewives' star Meghan King Edmonds' husband admits 'lapse in judgment' but denies physical infidelity Meghan King Edmonds' husband, retired baseball player Jim Edmonds, is addressing rumors that he cheated on his reality star wife when she was pregnant...
18:32, 06/14/2019

Jussie Smollett case: Brothers accused of carrying out attack sue actor's legal team for defamation The two brothers who say "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett paid them to stage his Jan. 29 assault announced that they are filing a federal defamation law...
19:48, 04/28/2019

Otto Warmbier’s parents file claim for seized North Korean cargo ship as part of $500M judgment against regime Otto Warmbier’s parents have filed a claim for a seized North Korean cargo ship to satisfy part of their $500 million judgment against the North Korea...
17:01, 07/06/2019

Mamata Banerjee's Nephew Abhishek Banerjee Sends Defamation Notice To PM Trinamool Congress leader Abhishek Banerjee today sent a defamation notice to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for allegedly making "wildly fabricated all...
16:32, 05/18/2019

Cannabis among top priorities for new Thai government Developing a medical cannabis industry is among top policy priorities for Thailand's new government, according to a document released before the forma...
20:00, 07/22/2019

Indonesia's Go-Jek to announce tie-up with Thai lender Indonesian ride-hailing app Go-Jek and Thailand's largest lender, Siam Commercial Bank Pcl (SCB), are set to announce a strategic partnership on Thurs...
12:32, 07/10/2019

How to make Pok Pok's Pad Thai with Pork and Shrimp This recipe for Pok Pok chef Andy Ricker’s “Phat Thai Ruam Mit” comes from his latest cookbook, Pok Pok Noodles. Read our interview with Ricker here, ...
20:00, 05/16/2019

Thai exiles in fear after murders and disappearances When members of the exiled Thai protest band Faiyen learned that the concrete-stuffed bodies of two Thai activists who had disappeared from Laos had b...
09:00, 05/24/2019

Thai PM revokes some junta orders before heading new gov’t The leader of Thailand’s military junta has revoked dozens of special executive orders and vowed to stop issuing more as he prepares to lead an electe...
12:16, 07/10/2019

Thai PM Declares End Of 5 Years Of Military Rule Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha formally resigned as the head of the military government on Monday, saying the country would function as a norma...
01:16, 07/16/2019

Pimps of Thai transexuals on trial in Germany The four Thai women and a German man have been charged with forced prostitution, people trafficking, and exploitation. Prosecutors say the gang took 3...
14:48, 05/21/2019

Fit for the king? Thai monarchist's birthday haircut On one side of his head it reads "Long Live", on the other "The King". And on the back is a painstakingly snipped birthday portrait of Thailand's King...
23:48, 07/28/2019

Thai king marries days before coronation Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun revealed he has wed his royal consort General Suthida Vajiralongkorn Na Aydhaya and declar...
01:32, 05/02/2019

Thai goalkeeper thanks Lloyd for reaching out after thrashing Thailand goalkeeper Sukanya Chor Charoenying endured a humiliating night conceding 13 goals to the United States in the women's World Cup on Tuesday b...
22:32, 06/13/2019

Four new baby meerkats melt hearts at a Thai zoo Four newly born meerkats are the star attractions at a zoo in Thailand as visitors come to catch a glimpse of the little furry pups with their big eye...
14:48, 05/30/2019

Thai prime minister has little to say about staying in power BANGKOK (AP) — Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha isn’t feeling chatty about being elected to stay on as premier. Prayuth stayed out of the s...
13:32, 06/06/2019

Strawberries and child support; a Thai partnership Mother of three, Mhee Saesong, a strawberry farmer from Chiang Mai in the north of Thailand, has always struggled alongside her husband to provide for...
04:16, 06/29/2019

Exclusive: Muslim insurgent group says it met with Thai government The main group fighting an insurgency in Thailand's largely Muslim south said it had held its first meeting with officials from the new Thai governmen...
11:32, 08/17/2019

Thai prime minister declares end of military rule Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha formally resigned as the head of the military government on Monday, saying the country would function as a norma...
16:16, 07/15/2019

Thai activists accused of defaming king 'disappear' Rights groups have called on Thailand to explain the disappearance of three activists accused of insulting the monarchy. Separately, a man jailed unde...
15:16, 05/10/2019

Thai king celebrated in post-coronation procession Thai King Maha Vajiralongkorn has made his first public appearance since being crowned. Tens of thousands of people gathered to watch him being parade...
15:32, 05/05/2019

Half of the 147 Tigers Rescued From a Thai Temple Have Died BANGKOK (AP) — More than half the tigers rescued three years ago from a Buddhist temple in Thailand where they served as a popular tourist attra...
07:32, 09/17/2019

Thai Pomelo Fashion raises $52 mln from top retailer Central, others Fashion e-commerce startup Pomelo has raised $52 million in fresh funding from a group of investors including top Thai retailer Central Group and Skyp...
09:16, 09/12/2019

Thai exile's parents seek information on his disappearance The parents of a self-exiled Thai activist who disappeared after reportedly being extradited from Vietnam have visited government offices and diplomat...
11:32, 05/13/2019

Thai king wrapping up coronation with audience for public BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn is wrapping up three days of coronation ceremonies with appearances before the public and the...
12:00, 05/06/2019

Thai parliament to vote for a new prime minister on June 5 Both houses of Thailand's parliament will meet on June 5 to vote for a prime minister, the newly elected speaker of the House of Representatives, Chua...
20:16, 05/31/2019

Factbox: The royal instruments for Thai king's coronation During Thailand's main coronation event for King Maha Vajiralongkorn on May 4, the monarch will be presented with five royal regalia, which are treate...
09:16, 05/02/2019

Germany: 5 charged with trafficking, prostituting Thai women BERLIN (AP) — Prosecutors have charged five people with trafficking Thai women to Germany and forcing them to work in a nationwide network of brothels...
12:32, 05/15/2019

3 Thai men sentenced to death for killing British expatriate A court in Thailand has sentenced three Thai men to death in the murder of a British expatriate and his Thai wife whose brother allegedly ordered the ...
11:48, 05/31/2019

| Thai king endorses junta-appointed senators Scores of junta loyalists were endorsed as members of Thailand's 250-strong senate on Tuesday, packing the upper house with allies likely to vote for ...
22:00, 05/14/2019

| WATCH: Thai King Maha Vajiralongkorn crowned Thai King Maha Vajiralongkorn has been crowned with a golden-tiered headpiece, the highlight of an elaborate three-day coronation ceremony two years a...
15:00, 05/04/2019

Thai king announces his marriage ahead of coronation Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun revealed he has wed his royal consort General Suthida Vajiralongkorn Na Aydhaya and declar...
19:32, 05/01/2019

Former Thai Prime Minister Prem Tinsulanonda dies at 98 Prem Tinsulanonda, who as army commander, prime minister and adviser to the royal palace was one of Thailand’s most influential political figures over...
18:16, 05/26/2019

"Not Here For Decoration": Thai Transgender Parliamentarians Make History Smiling broadly, Tanwarin triumphantly cast her vote for prime minister as the first transgender MPs enter parliament in Thailand, where tolerance for...
22:00, 06/06/2019

Thai media report death of ex-PM Prem Tinsulanonda BANGKOK (AP) — Prem Tinsulanonda (tee-NAH’-soo-lah-nohn), one of Thailand’s most influential political figures over four decades who serve...
08:32, 05/26/2019

Thai leader names new Cabinet with military colleagues Thailand’s prime minister has named to his new Cabinet a mix of members of the former military government and key politicians who helped him assemble ...
04:00, 07/11/2019

Thai king to pay homage to ancestors ahead of coronation Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn will pay homage to his ancestors on Thursday as part of preparations for his elaborate coronation ceremonies this ...
15:00, 05/02/2019

Thai police say total six bombs exploded in Bangkok A total of six bombs exploded at three locations in Bangkok on Friday and one explosive device was recovered before it blew up, a senior police office...
09:48, 08/02/2019

Factbox: Thai king's elaborate coronation by the numbers Thailand's coronation ceremonies for King Maha Vajiralongkorn on May 4-6 will be the first the Southeast Asian nation has seen in 69 years, when the l...
09:16, 05/02/2019

The Latest: Thai king completes 2nd of 3 coronation rituals BANGKOK (AP) — The Latest on the coronation of Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn (all times local): 12 noon Thailand’s King Maha Vajiral...
07:16, 05/04/2019

Exiled Thai critic attacked with chemicals in Japan An exiled Thai critic of the country's military and monarchy said he was attacked in his home in Japan last month and believes Thai authorities were b...
23:16, 08/03/2019

Thai king crowned in elaborate coronation ceremony The King of Thailand has been officially crowned on the first day of an elaborate three-day coronation ceremony involving a 7kg jewel-encrusted crown ...
14:32, 05/04/2019

Popular panda on loan from China dies in Thai zoo Zoo staff in northern Thailand have donned black and white clothing and observed a minute of silence to mourn the sudden death of their popular male g...
12:32, 09/17/2019

Several small blasts heard in Thai capital, two hurt Several small explosions were heard in Bangkok in at least three locations on Friday and police said that two street cleaners had been hurt by what ap...
06:16, 08/02/2019

New Japanese and Thai Monarchs Are In the Spotlight, But Here Are Some of Asia’s Other Royals Japan is set to usher in a new imperial era come May 1: Crown Prince Naruhito will take the throne, ushering in the Reiwa Era and becoming the 126th e...
11:23, 04/30/2019

The Latest: Thai Parliament votes for coup leader as PM BANGKOK (AP) — The Latest on the vote in Thailand’s Parliament for prime minister (all times local): 11:55 p.m. Official results say Thailand...
19:32, 06/05/2019

MSNBC host Lawrence O'Donnell made 'error in judgment' reporting unverified Trump story MSNBC's Lawrence O'Donnell admits he made an error reporting an unverified story on President Donald Trump on Tuesday night.   &#...
10:32, 08/29/2019

Class act: Thai teacher learns how to make English lessons fun Thai English teacher Theeraphong Meesat has a unique way of boosting his students' confidence in class and making sure they loosen up - by wearing out...
07:00, 07/17/2019

Thai activists accused of insulting monarchy 'disappear' in Vietnam Deputy prime minister denies reports that Thailand is holding the three activists in custodyThree Thai activists facing charges of insulting the monar...
12:16, 05/10/2019

Thai tycoon gets additional year in prison in poaching case A Thai construction tycoon has been sentenced to an additional one year in prison for bribing a park ranger in relation to a high-profile case of poac...
13:32, 06/11/2019

Thai leader dodges opposition questions over flawed oath Thailand’s prime minister has come under fire in a parliamentary debate because he omitted a key phrase in taking his oath of office in July, but igno...
14:00, 09/18/2019

Thai coup leader uses ballot box to stay as prime minister Prayuth Chan-ocha completed his transition from military general to civilian leader on Wednesday when Thailand’s Parliament chose him as prime ministe...
19:48, 06/05/2019

Thai junta chief proclaimed second-time prime minister BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand’s junta leader has been officially proclaimed prime minister after the king endorsed Parliament’s vote to allow hi...
10:00, 06/11/2019

Netflix signs deal for Thai cave boy rescue miniseries Netflix said on Tuesday it had secured the rights to make a miniseries about the dramatic rescue of 12 boys and their soccer coach from a cave in nort...
10:16, 04/30/2019

Huntsman to sell two units to Thai-based Indorama Ventures for $2.08 bln Chemical products manufacturer Huntsman Corp said it has entered a deal to sell its chemical intermediates and surfactants businesses to Thailand-base...
06:16, 08/08/2019

Revered 'White' Elephant To Be Royal Present To Thai King Plai Ekachai has been treated with reverence after being identified as the first auspicious white elephant to be discovered under the reign of King Ra...
20:48, 05/02/2019

Unofficial count: Thai Parliament votes for coup leader Thailand’s Parliament has given Prayuth Chan-ocha, who seized power in a 2014 military coup, enough votes to stay on as prime minister, according to a...
19:32, 06/05/2019

Thai Cabinet minister denies drug conviction report A Thai Cabinet deputy minister says an Australian newspaper report that he was imprisoned there on a drug smuggling conviction was concocted by his po...
13:32, 09/10/2019

World gets rare glimpse of Thai King's royal consort Thailand's royal palace has released candid photographs of the king's newly-anointed consort, offering a rare and intimate window into the lives of th...
14:16, 08/27/2019

Thai king names his consort queen days before coronation Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn announced on Wednesday that he had married his consort, General Suthida Vajiralongkorn, and named her Queen Suthid...
19:00, 05/01/2019

Thai Teen, In Coma After Being Kicked By Seniors At School, Dies A Thai high school student kicked into a coma by his schoolmates died Thursday, police said, raising alarm about a hazing culture in the country's ins...
18:32, 07/18/2019

Thai king surprises with royal wedding ahead of coronation Just days before his official coronation, Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn on Wednesday married the deputy head of his personal guard force and gav...
09:16, 05/02/2019

Thai soccer team marks cave ordeal anniversary with run MAE SAI, Thailand (AP) — Some of the 12 young Thai soccer players and their coach have marked the anniversary of their ordeal that saw them trapped in...
14:32, 06/23/2019

Camo and crop top: Thai palace publishes consort pictures Thailand's palace website crashed on Monday after it released unprecedented pictures of the king's consort in a fighter jet, wearing a crop top and dr...
15:16, 08/26/2019

Thai election count finalized, leaving no clear winner BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand’s Election Commission has announced the final results of the March 24 general election, which leave no party with an abs...
14:48, 05/08/2019

Make Different Versions Of Thai Curry At Home With These Easy Recipes Thai curry can be made in various forms with vegetables or different meats. You can also make it in different colours - green, red, yellow etc. for ea...
11:00, 06/12/2019

'I thought they would kill me': Thai dissidents targeted in brutal crackdown Ever since sham elections in March, activists have been singled out in a series of brutal attacks as the military tightens its grip on power The blows...
11:32, 07/22/2019

Former Thai PM and influential royal adviser Prem Tinsulanonda dies at 98 Former Thai prime minister and influential royal adviser General Prem Tinsulanonda died on Sunday morning at age 98 in a Bangkok hospital, a palace of...
08:16, 05/26/2019

Half of tigers rescued from Thai temple have died, officials say Inbreeding blamed as only 61 of 147 big cats survive after removal from tourist attractionMore than half of the 147 tigers confiscated from a Thai tem...
20:48, 09/16/2019

Thai junta chief gives thumbs-up to Orwell’s ‘Animal Farm’ BANGKOK (AP) — The late British writer and social critic George Orwell appears to be back in the good graces of Thailand’s military rulers after...
15:16, 05/30/2019

Thai official dismisses Muslim insurgent demand on detainees A Thai deputy prime minister dismissed on Monday a demand made by a Malay Muslim group to free those detained over alleged links to the long-running i...
08:00, 08/19/2019

Thai opposition leader Thanathorn defiant after losing out in PM vote In a DW interview, Thai opposition leader Thanathorn says he still hopes to become prime minister in the future despite legal cases that threaten to d...
21:32, 06/11/2019

Thai anti-junta leader says 'no giving up' on forming next government An alliance of Thai anti-junta parties is not giving up on forming the country's next government and blocking the ruling junta from retaining power fo...
22:48, 05/15/2019

The Thai Palace Posted Photos of the King’s Consort. Then the Website Went Down. After releasing unusual images of the king’s official companion — one featuring her in a camouflage-printed sports bra — the royal site became inacces...
12:48, 08/27/2019

Rescued Thai baby dugong killed by ocean plastic An orphaned baby dugong rescued in Thailand earlier this year died on Saturday due to pieces of plastic clogging her digestive system, authorities sai...
11:32, 08/17/2019

Ex-Thai PM And Influential Royal Adviser, Who Staged 13 Coups, Dies At 98 Former Thai prime minister and influential royal adviser General Prem Tinsulanonda died on Sunday morning at age 98 in a Bangkok hospital, a palace of...
14:48, 05/26/2019

Thai police summon activists to hear sedition charges Thirteen Thai political activists have appeared at a Bangkok police station to answer a summons on sedition charges that critics say are part of a pla...
11:48, 05/22/2019

| WATCH: Thai diver speaks a year after cave resue One of the divers in the dramatic rescue of boys from a Thai cave tells DW one year on about the breathtaking experience of not knowing whether they w...
19:32, 07/13/2019

'Very pleased and delighted': Thai king wraps up three-day coronation events Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn greeted thousands of his subjects from a balcony of his Grand Palace on Monday, the third and final day of coronat...
15:32, 05/06/2019

Thai food: classic green chicken curry recipe This is the one curry paste you should always make from scratch. It's also the easiest, the best one to learn and practise on, and the best way to rem...
23:48, 06/07/2019

Thai king opens 1st session of elected assembly since coup Thailand’s king has addressed the first session of an elected parliament since the military staged a coup in 2014, advising lawmakers to take their re...
12:00, 05/24/2019

Newly-Crowned Thai King Carried In Royal Procession Thailand's newly-crowned King Maha Vajiralongkorn was carried by soldiers on a gilded palanquin through the streets of Bangkok Sunday, in front of cro...
22:00, 05/05/2019

Thai opposition says 'not too late' as pro-junta talks stall after election Thailand's main opposition Pheu Thai party on Wednesday urged other parties that contested a March election to reject a coalition offer by a pro-army ...
11:00, 05/29/2019

Newly crowned Thai king carried in spectacular procession Thailand’s newly crowned King Maha Vajiralongkorn has made a spectacular appearance in front of his countrymen in a procession through historic Bangko...
05:00, 05/06/2019

Panda autopsy preparations at Thai zoo as Chinese experts arrive Chinese panda experts and Thai officials on Thursday began preparing for an autopsy of beloved giant panda Chuang Chuang, who died unexpectedly this w...
16:00, 09/19/2019

Thai king endorses new cabinet weeks after disputed election Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn has endorsed the new civilian cabinet of Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha following a March 24 election, the Royal...
13:32, 07/10/2019

11 small Thai parties support army-backed candidate for PM Eleven small political parties in Thailand have announced they will support the military-backed candidate to form the next government, seven weeks aft...
15:48, 05/13/2019

Coronation this weekend will boost Thai king’s regal power BANGKOK (AP) — After a more than a decade of political strife, including a military coup and a contentious election less than two months ago, the peop...
04:00, 05/04/2019

Junta leader favored as Thai parliament convenes to vote for new PM Both houses of Thailand's parliament convened on Wednesday for the first time since a 2014 coup to choose either the ruling junta leader or a rising o...
08:16, 06/05/2019

Thai king marries bodyguard in elaborate ceremony – video Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn has married his deputy head of security in a surprise ceremony broadcast on all Thai TV channels, days before the ...
19:16, 05/02/2019

Thai king begins purification rituals before being officially crowned Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn donned white robes and began purification rituals on Saturday before being officially crowned in intricate ceremon...
14:00, 05/04/2019

Coronation this weekend will boost Thai king's regal power After a more than a decade of political strife, including a military coup and a contentious election less than two months ago, the people of Thailand ...
13:48, 05/04/2019

Newly appointed Thai Senate includes many soldiers, police BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand’s newly appointed 250-member Senate, which will play a crucial role in selecting the country’s next prime minister...
12:00, 05/14/2019

Exiled Thai activists fear for their lives in Southeast Asia After years of exile in Laos for violating lese-majeste laws, the Thai protest band Faiyen arrived in France, seeking asylum and singing songs forbidd...
23:16, 08/12/2019

Thai PM vows to take sole responsibility for oath of office gaffe Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha said on Thursday he will take sole responsibility for failing to recite the full oath of allegiance when he and ...
10:48, 08/08/2019

Newly crowned Thai king begins 2nd day of coronation events Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn has launched the second day of coronation activities with a ceremony to grant new titles to members of the royal f...
08:32, 05/05/2019

Starbucks licenses Thai operations to Charoen-backed venture Starbucks Corp said on Thursday that a company controlled by Thai billionaire Charoen Sirivadhanabhakdi and a Hong Kong-based firm had won an exclusiv...
14:48, 05/23/2019

Musk claims 'pedo guy' slur about Thai cave diver unintended Elon Musk has said he did not intend to accuse a diver who helped rescue 12 Thai boys from a cave of being a paedophile - despite calling him a "pedo ...
10:00, 09/17/2019

Thai cave rescue boys sign Netflix deal for miniseries The twelve Thai boys and their soccer coach who were trapped in a flooded cave last summer will soon tell their story on Netflix. On Tuesday, they for...
07:00, 05/01/2019

Family of Thai Muslim who died in army custody seeks justice Relatives of a Muslim man who died after interrogation in Thai army custody say they’ll pursue justice in his case to see if his death was caused by t...
15:16, 08/26/2019

'We will be blessed': Thai royal oxen predict good rice harvest Thailand's royal oxen predicted a good harvest in an annual ploughing ceremony on Thursday, as the world's second-largest rice exporter heads into a n...
13:48, 05/09/2019

Thai King Confirms 4th Marriage, to Former Flight Attendant, and Appoints Her Queen (BANGKOK) — Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn, who will have his official coronation on Saturday, has appointed his consort as the count...
23:32, 05/01/2019

Parliament confirms Thai coup leader Prayuth as prime minister Thailand's new parliament confirmed military junta leader General Prayuth Chan-ocha as civilian prime minister on Wednesday, five years after he seize...
20:48, 06/05/2019

Korean actress faces Thai jail for endangered clam stunt During filming for a reality TV show, the actress pried open two giant clams that are protected under Thai law. The show's producers have apologized b...
22:00, 07/06/2019

Netflix to Make Show About Thai Cave Rescue That Gripped the World Netflix agreed Tuesday to team up with the makers of Crazy Rich Asians for a production based on the gripping real-life rescue of the football team fr...
19:16, 05/01/2019

In War for ‘Bloodwood’ Prized in China, Thai Rangers Fight Tree Poachers Deep in a jungle in Thailand, a battle is being waged between poorly armed forest rangers and poachers trying to sate China’s growing appetite for rar...
12:16, 06/21/2019

Thai election body advises disqualifying major party leader BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand’s Election Commission has recommended the leader of major political party opposed to military rule from taking his seat ...
12:32, 05/16/2019

Thai farmers asked to delay rice planting as drought bites The Thai government has asked farmers to delay planting rice because of drought and the pumping of water from reservoirs for irrigation threatens hous...
14:32, 07/22/2019

Thai military faces questions over death of suspect in southern insurgency Rights activists and relatives urged Thailand on Monday to investigate the death of an insurgent suspect who went into a coma after interrogation at a...
12:16, 08/26/2019

Thai parties cry foul after election results favour military junta Pro-democracy politicians question official figures released after 45-day delayThailand’s junta looks likely to hang on to power after official result...
20:32, 05/08/2019

Newly crowned Thai king carried through Bangkok in royal procession Thailand's newly crowned King Maha Vajiralongkorn began a royal procession around the capital on Sunday to visit Buddhist temples and greet his subjec...
14:48, 05/05/2019

Conagra Brands Recalls Pad Thai, Fried Rice Products Due To Misbranding USDA WASHINGTON (USDA) – Conagra Brands, Inc., a Russellville, Ark. establishment, is recalling approximately 2,094,186 pounds of frozen entrees due...
12:00, 05/06/2019

Thai boys return to Tham Luang Cave a year after ordeal The 12 Thai soccer players and their coach who were trapped in a cave have opened up about their lives one year on. Some still aspire to be profession...
14:32, 06/24/2019

Official Thai election results favor anti-military party BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand’s Election Commission has officially endorsed the results from the country’s March 24 general election, declaring ...
15:32, 05/07/2019

Elon Musk to Go to Trial Over 'Pedo' Tweet About Thai Cave Diver A US judge has said Elon Musk must face a defamation lawsuit by a British diver who said he was falsely branded a pedophile and child rapist. A trial ...
12:48, 05/11/2019

Three days of ceremonies to begin for coronation of Thai King Maha Vajiralongkorn What Vajiralongkorn – also known as King Rama X– will do with the power and influence the venerated status confers is still not clear. &#...
15:48, 05/03/2019

Scores of tigers rescued from infamous Thai temple have died: media More than half of the tigers that Thai authorities confiscated in 2016 from an infamous Tiger Temple tourist attraction have died from a viral disease...
19:48, 09/15/2019

Thai parliament elects Prayuth Chan-ocha as prime minister The vote keeps Prayuth Chan-ocha in power, five years after he ousted an elected government in a military coup. The opposition complained of voting ir...
12:16, 06/06/2019

| WATCH: Thai Muslim family keeps silk weaving heritage alive Over the click-clack of the teak loom, Niphon's family laments the lack of apprentice weavers at his Bangkok silk shop, as modernity lures young Musli...
02:48, 06/04/2019

Scores Of Tigers Rescued From Infamous Thai Temple Have Died: Report More than half of the tigers that Thai authorities confiscated in 2016 from an infamous Tiger Temple tourist attraction have died from a viral disease...
16:49, 09/15/2019

Meet the rebel Thai composer taking music to unheard heights Thai composer Piyawat Louilarpprasert draws inspiration from seemingly random, non-musical sources -- from the noises he hears on the street to the tu...
14:16, 07/10/2019

Thai king officially crowned Rama X in traditional coronation ceremony BANGKOK, Thailand — Thai King Maha Vajiralongkorn was crowned at the Grand Palace on Saturday as part of his much-delayed coronation two-and-a-half ye...
14:48, 05/04/2019

Thai vets nurture lost baby dugong with milk and sea grass BANGKOK — A baby dugong, a large ocean mammal, that has developed an attachment to humans after being separated from its mother and getting lost off s...
22:16, 06/14/2019

Royal astrologer casts Thai king's horoscope ahead of coronation Thailand's royal astrologer cast King Maha Vajiralongkorn's horoscope on Tuesday in an important ritual to prepare for his elaborate coronation ceremo...
20:32, 04/28/2019

Draft MotoGP calendar details multiple changes, including Thai move MotoGP teams will receive a draft 2020 calendar this week, which includes a change of date for the Thailand race, and the provisional slot for the ret...
18:48, 08/26/2019

Thai cave boys mark year since ordeal with Buddhist rites MAE SAI, Thailand (AP) — The 12 young Thai soccer players and their coach who grabbed global attention last year when they were trapped in a flooded c...
12:00, 06/24/2019

Thai 'Tiger Temple' blames government for deaths of rescued tigers Thailand's much-criticized Tiger Temple tourist attraction on Monday blamed the government for the deaths of scores of its tigers seized by authoritie...
14:32, 09/16/2019

Thai palace releases rare images of king’s royal consort Informal pictures show Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi aiming a rifle and piloting planeThailand’s palace has released rare images and a biography of the kin...
00:16, 08/27/2019

Thai king conducts final rituals before coronation; to pardon prisoners Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn conducted final rituals on Friday in preparation for three days of ceremonies for his elaborate coronation, which ...
18:00, 05/03/2019

Elon Musk testified he worried Thai cave rescuer might be 'another Jeffrey Epstein' New court filings reveal that Elon Musk's family office spent tens of thousands on a private investigator to dig up details about Thai cave rescu...
11:00, 09/17/2019

Thai Lawmakers Elect Military Chief Prayut Chan-O-Cha As Prime Minister Thailand's junta chief Prayut Chan-O-Cha was elected late Wednesday as the kingdom's first civilian prime minister since the 2014 coup he led, in a vo...
22:16, 06/05/2019

Instagram model: I was thrown in roach-infested Thai jail for passport mistake A 28-year-old Scottish model and Instagram influencer claims she spent a day in a filthy, roach-infested Thailand jail cell because two pages of her p...
21:32, 09/18/2019

Tourist allegedly choked to death in Thai hotel after confronting noisy guest A British tourist in Thailand was allegedly choked to death in a hotel fight after telling a fellow guest to keep the noise down. Amitpal Singh Bajaj,...
01:00, 08/24/2019

Cooking Tips: How To Cook Perfect Thai-Style Jasmine Rice At Home Jasmine rice, which emits a jasmine-like, pleasant aroma, is highly popular in South Asian nations. It is long grain rice, mostly cultivated in Thaila...
22:32, 07/23/2019

Thai Prime Minister Orders Investigation Into Bangkok Blasts That Injured Four People (BANGKOK) — Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-o-cha on Friday ordered an investigation into several small bombings in Bangkok that took place as ...
15:16, 08/02/2019

Thai Soccer Team Marks Anniversary of Cave Ordeal with a Buddhist Ceremony (MAE SAI, Thailand) — The 12 young Thai soccer players and their coach who grabbed global attention last year when they were trapped in a floode...
04:16, 06/25/2019

Thai cave divers to star in film depicting real-life rescue Movie about Tham Luang cave operation to save schoolboys and coach one of several announced Four divers who took part in the rescue of 12 Thai schoolb...
22:00, 07/11/2019

Rescue diver reveals unseen messages left behind by Thai cave boys one year later One year after 12 boys were incredibly rescued from a flooded Thai cave, a hero diver has returned to the site and found haunting messages left by the...
16:00, 07/12/2019

Small parties back Thai junta chief after rule change gave them seats Eleven small Thai parties that each gained a parliamentary seat after a disputed electoral rule change will back the main pro-army party, leaders said...
13:16, 05/13/2019

Thai king names mistress official concubine in ceremony alongside new wife of 3 months The King of Thailand held an odd ceremony Sunday where he named one of his top generals and longtime girlfriend as his official mistress, a role that ...
02:16, 08/03/2019

Netflix Teams Up With ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Director for Project on Thai Cave Rescue The project, about the rescue of 12 boys and their soccer coach from a cave in Thailand last year, will feature two directors, including John Chu of “...
02:00, 05/01/2019

Tesla CEO Elon Musk faces trial for calling Thai rescue diver a ‘pedo’ LOS ANGELES — Tesla CEO Elon Musk will have to go to trial to defend himself for mocking a British diver as a pedophile in a verbal sparring match tha...
03:16, 05/11/2019

Thai soccer team marks one year since going missing in cave with marathon, bike event When the 12 young boys and their soccer coach walked into a cave complex in northern Thailand a year ago Sunday, they didn’t know their lives were goi...
00:16, 06/24/2019

How to Raise an Activist Over the past few years, I admit to having moments in which I’ve thrown my hands up and said, “It’s going to be up to our kids to fix the mess we’ve m...
02:48, 08/03/2019

Activist Wants AT&T to Be More Like Verizon An activist investor’s attempt to force a strategy revamp at AT&T spotlights the diverging paths the two largest U.S. wireless carriers have taken in ...
02:48, 09/11/2019

Keto Diet: This Chicken Rice Dish Made In Thai Style Is Ideal For Weight Loss This Keto Thai chicken rice is low-carb and loaded with proteins and good fats; a good reason to prepare and relish this dish on your way to weight lo...
20:00, 07/10/2019

British diver who helped rescued Thai football team from cave receives MBE at Buckingham Palace A diver from north-west London who last year battled to save the football team trapped in a flooded cave in Thailand has been made an MBE for his hero...
18:00, 06/12/2019

Myanmar workers facing death penalty for British tourist murders to seek Thai pardon Two migrant workers from Myanmar will seek a royal pardon from Thailand's king after its Supreme Court on Thursday upheld their death sentences for th...
13:32, 08/29/2019

Oklahoma's $572 million opioid judgment against Johnson & Johnson: Here's what comes next The $572 million judgement against Johnson & Johnson won't be the last time a trial looks to hold a drug company accountable for the opioid crisi...
16:16, 08/27/2019

Supreme Court Stays High Court Order Against NCP Leader In Land Case NCP leader Dhananjay Munde got relief today from the Supreme Court which stayed the Bombay High Court's order directing registration of a case against...
12:48, 06/14/2019

Top Court Directs Setting Up Exclusive Court To Handle Child Abuse Cases The Supreme Court today issued directions for setting up of a centrally-funded exclusive court in all districts where 100 or more cases have been set ...
10:48, 07/25/2019

Florida appeals court sends abortion challenge back to lower court A Florida appeals court on Thursday sent a lawsuit challenging a state measure requiring a 24-hour waiting period for women seeking abortions back to ...
11:16, 08/02/2019

Gillibrand slams NRA, conservatives in Supreme Court filing, warns the court could be restructured Kirsten Gillibrand signed onto a Supreme Court brief in a high-profile Second Amendment case over now-defunct New York city laws and regulations, urgi...
19:50, 08/13/2019

Supreme Court To Hear Maharashtra Leader's Plea Against High Court Order The Supreme Court today agreed to hear on June 14 a plea of Maharashtra lawmaker Dhananjay Munde against the Bombay High Court order directing registr...
16:48, 06/13/2019

Supreme Court sends Florida cross case back to lower court WASHINGTON (AP) — A legal challenge to a cross that stands in a public park in Florida is getting another look. The Supreme Court on Friday told a low...
18:16, 06/28/2019

Gillibrand slams NRA, conservatives in Supreme Court filing, warns court could be restructured Kirsten Gillibrand signed on to a Supreme Court brief in a high-profile Second Amendment case over now-defunct New York city laws and regulations, urg...
22:17, 08/13/2019

Trial Court Order Prosecuting Reliance Officials Set Aside By Delhi Court The Delhi High Court Thursday set aside a trial court order allowing criminal prosecution of Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) and its then three senior o...
20:16, 08/01/2019

Court officers injured in scuffle with visitor at Manhattan Supreme Court Two court officers were injured Tuesday during a skirmish with a visitor at Manhattan Supreme Court, authorities and sources told the Post. Corey Marr...
00:00, 06/12/2019

Cases With Court-Monitored Probe Showed Better Outcome: Top Court Judge Cases in which probe was being monitored by courts have shown a better outcome, Justice Dhananjaya Chandrachud has said, while making an observation r...
10:16, 08/18/2019

EU's top court finds cutting retirement age for Poland's Supreme Court unlawful The European Union's highest court ruled on Monday that Poland's judiciary reform to lower the retirement age for the country's supreme court judges w...
15:16, 06/24/2019

New Triple Talaq Law Challenged In Supreme Court, Delhi High Court The new legislation which makes the practice of instant divorce through ''triple talaq'' among Muslims a punishable offence with 3-year imprisonment w...
23:48, 08/02/2019

Activist to AT&T: What's the Plan With WarnerMedia? AT&T promised that its Time Warner deal would help the telecom company take on Silicon Valley giants like Google and Netflix. Now, it is under pressur...
09:00, 09/11/2019

Supreme Court says lower court should reexamine case over same-sex couple denied wedding cake The top court scrapped a ruling from the Oregon Court of Appeals in favor of the same-sex couple. The owners of the bakery, which refused the make the...
16:48, 06/17/2019

Appeals Court Judges Send Emoluments Suit Against Trump Back to a Lower Court A three-judge panel said a lower court judge hearing a lawsuit by congressional Democrats had not adequately considered questions about separation of ...
07:16, 07/20/2019

US Supreme Court Sends Lesbian Wedding Cake Dispute Back To Lower Court The US Supreme Court on Monday threw out a lower court ruling against the owners of an Oregon bakery who refused based on their Christian beliefs to m...
23:32, 06/17/2019

Centre Moves Top Court After High Court Seeks Mehul Choksi's Medical Data The Centre Tuesday moved the Supreme Court challenging a Bombay High Court order which sought fugitive Mehul Choksi's medical report to ascertain if h...
10:32, 07/02/2019

Centre Asks Top Court Collegium To Rethink Pick To Head Andhra High Court The government is learnt to have asked the Supreme Court collegium to reconsider its recommendation to elevate a judge of the Allahabad High Court as ...
23:16, 07/21/2019

Appeals court allows Trump administration to force asylum seekers to wait out court process in Mexico SAN DIEGO (AP) — Appeals court allows Trump administration to force asylum seekers to wait out court process in Mexico....
04:00, 05/08/2019

Unofficial count gives Thai coup leader Prayuth Chan-ocha enough parliamentary votes for second term as prime minister BANGKOK (AP) — Unofficial count gives Thai coup leader Prayuth Chan-ocha enough parliamentary votes for second term as prime minister....
19:32, 06/05/2019

AT&T CEO Defends His Successor After Activist Attack AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson defended his choice of a likely successor in his first public remarks since activist hedge fund Elliott Management’s chall...
15:16, 09/17/2019

PPG Says It Won't Break Up, Despite Pressure From Activist Investor PPG Industries won’t split its units making building paints and industrial coatings, choosing to forge ahead as a unified company after facing pressur...
18:00, 05/21/2019

A is for Activist: why children’s books are getting political Children’s literature is seeing a ‘seismic shift’ in diversity as authors say they want to make sure children of color see themselves representedSever...
12:48, 05/02/2019

9/11 activist hailed for bravery at funeral A former police detective who fought for the extension of health benefits for Sept. 11 responders has been remembered as a hero at his funeral Wednesd...
10:16, 07/04/2019

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg says Kavanaugh helped boost number of female law clerks on court U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Friday credited Justice Brett Kavanaugh with increasing the number of female clerks serving the cour...
04:00, 06/09/2019

McConnell to Supreme Court: We won’t let Dems 'pack the court' Mitch McConnell is at war with Senate Democrats over the Supreme Court all over again. The Senate majority leader and his 52 GOP colleagues sent a le...
19:16, 08/29/2019

EU court says Poland’s Supreme Court reforms unlawful WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The European Union’s top court has ruled that a Polish law that pushed Supreme Court judges into early retirement violates...
16:16, 06/24/2019

Sailing with a message, teen activist lands in NYC Cheering crowds welcomed Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg to a Manhattan marina Wednesday after a trans-Atlantic trip on a sailboat to attend a...
00:48, 08/29/2019

Environmental activist murders double in 15 years Death toll almost half that of US troops killed in Afghanistan and Iraq since 2001, data showsKillings of environmental defenders have doubled over th...
17:16, 08/05/2019

Colombia: Thousands protest against activist slayings Across Colombia, protesters carried photos of murdered activists and signs reading: "No more bloodshed." Over 400 people have been killed in an alarmi...
12:00, 07/27/2019

Teen activist to travel to US by boat because she refuses to fly Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg has revealed she's travelling from Britain to the US next month by boat to attend two key conferences - becaus...
18:16, 07/30/2019

US to decide whether to retry Arizona border activist TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) – Federal prosecutors are getting ready to announce whether they’ll retry a border activist after a U.S. jury was unabl...
20:16, 07/02/2019

Activist investor Peltz says GE CEO Culp is doing a good job Lawrence Culp has held the top job at General Electric for nearly one year and on Thursday one of the industrial conglomerate's biggest shareholders,...
19:00, 09/19/2019

Pakistani activist known for criticism killed in Islamabad Pakistani police say an activist known for his online criticism of the country's military and politicians has been killed by unknown assailants in a w...
07:32, 06/17/2019

Brooklyn activist claims NYPD cop dousing was ‘fun that went too far’ A Brooklyn community activist said the gangbanger who was arrested Wednesday for the caught-on-camera water-soaking of cops in the borough had “no mal...
01:00, 07/25/2019

US following deportation case of rights activist in Israel JERUSALEM (AP) — The U.S. State Department says it is closely following Israel’s case against the local director of Human Rights Watch, who face...
19:16, 05/24/2019

Queens activist to challenge AOC in Democratic primary A Democratic activist from Queens has announced she’ll challenge Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in a primary for her congressional seat. Badrun Khan, w...
13:33, 09/19/2019

Activist Investors Turn Up Heat on Bed Bath & Beyond Legion Partners Holdings LLC and other activists, including Macellum Advisors GP LLC and Ancora Advisors LLC, are pressuring Bed Bath & Beyond for cha...
16:16, 05/12/2019

Ugandan activist jailed over poem about a vagina A Ugandan feminist and activist reacted with fury and defiance after being sentenced to nine months in prison for publishing a metaphorical poem about...
14:16, 08/08/2019

Arizona should drop charges against pro-migrant activist: U.N. United Nations human rights experts urged U.S. authorities on Wednesday to drop charges against an Arizona man on trial for providing aid and shelter ...
01:16, 06/06/2019

Ugandan activist jailed for a poem about a vagina A Ugandan feminist and activist reacted with fury and defiance after being sentenced to nine months in prison for publishing a metaphorical poem about...
21:48, 08/05/2019

Activist Investor Challenges AT&T Over Strategy, Board Activist investor Elliott Management disclosed a $3.2 billion stake in AT&T, criticized the company’s strategy and called on the telecommunications gi...
22:48, 09/09/2019

The Latest: Flint activist doubts she’ll ‘ever see justice’ FLINT, Mich. (AP) — The Latest on criminal charges dropped in the Flint water scandal (all times local): 4:20 p.m. Michigan Attorney General Dana Ness...
23:00, 06/13/2019

Activist arrested for chanting ‘Down with Polish fascism!’ WARSAW, Poland (AP) — An activist in Poland has been arrested and charged with the crime of insulting the Polish nation for chanting “Down with ...
14:32, 06/24/2019

'He Should Go Back to Connecticut.' Barclays CEO Battles an Activist Jes Staley’s plans to compete with Wall Street have meet resistance from investor Edward Bramson, who owns a sizable stake. A Thursday showdown looms ...
18:00, 05/01/2019

Activist rips on Hudson Bay’s $7 share offer Activist investor Jonathan Litt isn’t done rattling cages at Saks Fifth Avenue — but he may be too late. Saks owner Hudson’s Bay Co. announced plans t...
06:48, 06/19/2019

Kim Kardashian keeps up with Tucson’s border activist case TUCSON –The trial continues Tuesday for the border activist detained in 2018 for allegedly harboring undocumented migrants in the U.S. Scott Warren, a...
23:32, 06/04/2019

Activist hacking declined 95 percent since 2015 Have you noticed a conspicuous absence of hacktivist attacks lately? You're not the only one. IBM's X-Force has published data showing tha...
22:00, 05/18/2019

Activist Peltz urges Ferguson to sell UK arm One of the world's most prominent activist investors is pushing the FTSE-100 plumbing and heating giant Ferguson to sell its UK operations as part of ...
01:16, 07/29/2019

Russian LGBT+ activist killed in St. Petersburg Yelena Grigoryeva, a prominent local campaigner for LGBT+ rights, was found fatally stabbed in St. Petersburg. Fellow campaigners said she regularly r...
23:32, 07/23/2019

Ex-BJP Lawmaker Gets Life For RTI Activist's Murder In Gujarat A special CBI court today sentenced former BJP lawmaker Dinu Bogha Solanki and six others to life imprisonment for killing RTI activist Amit Jethwa in...
18:16, 07/11/2019

Watch: UK Minister Assaults Greenpeace Activist As Others Look On Greenpeace accused British minister Mark Field of assault after the Conservative politician was filmed physically removing a climate change protester ...
00:48, 06/22/2019

AT&T CEO Defends Expected Successor After Activist Attack AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson defended his choice of a likely successor in his first public remarks since activist hedge fund Elliott Management’s chall...
17:16, 09/17/2019

Arab activist says CIA notified Norway of threat against him A Palestinian-born activist living in Norway under asylum protection has reportedly been whisked away to a secure location by Norwegian security after...
17:32, 05/07/2019

Proposed Changes In RTI Act Are Regressive: Social Activist Aruna Roy The bill proposing changes in the RTI Act is regressive and aimed at undermining the independence of information commissions, social activist Aruna Ro...
19:16, 07/22/2019

Ady Barkan, activist with ALS, testifies in favor of Medicare-for-all Delivering his remarks with the aid of a computer because his diaphragm no longer allows him to speak, Barkan called the Democratic proposal “the only...
01:32, 05/01/2019

Climate activist Greta Thunberg: We're still 'on square one' World leaders must show at an upcoming New York summit that they are heeding warnings on climate change, Greta Thunberg says. She made her remarks jus...
21:48, 08/05/2019

Activist Urges Care.com to Explore Sale The hedge fund Engine Capital is urging Care.com, the largest marketplace for online caregivers, to pursue a sale, saying the company is “at a crossro...
16:00, 08/15/2019

SAP CEO welcomes 'fantastic' activist shareholder Elliott SAP CEO Bill McDermott on Tuesday welcomed a $1.3 billion investment by activist investor Elliott, saying the U.S. hedge fund group was aligned with h...
20:32, 05/07/2019

Hong Kong demonstrators rally after activist arrests This is the 13th consecutive weekend of protests in Hong Kong. It all started in June over a controversial extradition bill, but evolved into a broade...
11:16, 08/31/2019

Thousands of Colombians march to protest activist killings Thousands marched in cities around Colombia on Friday in protest of the murder of hundreds of human rights activists, a spat of deadly violence which ...
02:16, 07/27/2019

Deliberations to resume in trial of Arizona border activist TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Jurors are expected to resume deliberations in the trial of a border activist in Arizona accused of harboring immigrants who came...
16:16, 06/10/2019

Ferguson activist turned lawmaker resigns from Legislature ST. LOUIS (AP) — Bruce Franks Jr., a Ferguson activist who became a prominent urban voice in Missouri’s largely conservative Legislature, is giv...
18:16, 05/17/2019

| At UN, Hong Kong activist calls for more pressure on China Hong Kong activist Denise Ho urged the international community to increase pressure on China, in a speech to the UN rights council interrupted twice b...
14:16, 07/09/2019

The Latest: Border activist who helped migrants now on trial TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on the federal trial against a border activist charged with harboring migrants in Arizona (all times local): 6:10 p.m....
05:32, 05/30/2019

Venezuelan activist's wife, daughter arrive in Spain The Spanish government says the wife and daughter of a prominent Venezuelan opposition activist have arrived in Madrid after leaving the Spanish ambas...
19:00, 06/04/2019

Activist Investors Circling Groupon as Shares Slump Groupon investors and a few outsiders—including several activist groups—are targeting shareholders who are dissatisfied with Groupon’s strategy of boo...
22:48, 08/30/2019

David Koch, billionaire, GOP activist and philanthropist dies at 79 WASHINGTON (AP) — Billionaire industrialist David H. Koch, who with his older brother Charles was both celebrated and demonized for transforming Ameri...
00:32, 08/24/2019

Activist Gatemore snaps up Moss Bros stake An activist fund manager which pressed for a break-up of French Connection has turned its attention to another fashion chain by snapping up a 10% stak...
19:16, 06/09/2019

Dolphins' Flores taunts activist/WR Stills with Jay-Z playlist Brian Flores decided to pump up the volume on wide receiver Kenny Stills' disdain for Jay-Z with a practice playlist the Miami Dolphins' head coach sa...
01:32, 08/24/2019

Hung jury in Arizona migrant activist trial An Arizona jury was unable to reach a verdict in the trial of a U.S. human rights activist accused of harboring two undocumented migrants and conspiri...
23:16, 06/11/2019

U.S. activist faces up to 20 years in prison for harboring migrants An Arizona activist charged with harboring two undocumented migrants faces trial on Wednesday in a case likely to set a precedent over what aid U.S. c...
15:32, 05/29/2019

Activist investor drives to put Callaway Golf up for sale As golfers stormed Pebble Beach, Calif., for the US Open Thursday, the world’s largest golf club manufacturer found itself under attack by an activist...
05:32, 06/14/2019

Steve Sawyer, Greenpeace Activist and Leader, Dies at 63 He was there when the ship the Rainbow Warrior was bombed in an antinuclear protest and helped evacuate an atoll contaminated by radioactive fallout....
00:48, 08/08/2019

Fortum will comment on activist proposals at Uniper when ready Finland's Fortum, Uniper's top shareholder, will state its position on activist proposals - some of which could trigger a breakup of the German firm -...
15:32, 05/20/2019

Saudi diplomat rejects activist's allegation he's a target A top Saudi diplomat says the kingdom has no information about an Arab activist living in Norway who says the CIA tipped Norwegian security about a th...
16:16, 05/19/2019

Greta Thunberg: The teenage eco-activist who took the world by storm She has addressed world leaders and top economists, had an audience with the pope and been named Sweden's woman of the year. Now the teenage activist ...
11:00, 08/15/2019

Saudi diplomat rejects activist’s allegation he’s a target DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A top Saudi diplomat says the kingdom has no information about an Arab activist living in Norway who says the CIA t...
14:48, 05/19/2019

Jury deliberations to continue in trial of border activist TUCSON – After about eleven and a half hours of deliberation, a jury in federal court said they were unable to reach a verdict in the trial of b...
06:00, 06/11/2019

Uber Must Act Against Those Who Harassed Disability Rights Activist: Centre The Centre has asked app-based cab aggregator Uber India to act against two of its drivers, who had allegedly harassed disability rights activist Arma...
14:48, 07/04/2019

Venezuelan activist’s wife, daughter arrive in Spain MADRID (AP) — The Spanish government says the wife and daughter of a prominent Venezuelan opposition activist have arrived in Madrid after leaving the...
17:48, 06/04/2019

Ex-Gujarat BJP Lawmaker Given Life Sentence For RTI Activist's Murder A Special CBI Court in Gujarat's Ahmedabad on Thursday sentenced former BJP lawmaker Dinu Bogha Solanki from Gujarat's Saurashtra and six others to li...
18:16, 07/11/2019

Saoirse Kennedy Hill was a #MeToo champion and activist Saoirse Kennedy Hill was a champion for the #MeToo movement as part of her studies at Boston College, according to a Twitter account purportedly set u...
17:16, 08/02/2019

Closing arguments to be held in border activist’s trial TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Attorneys are scheduled to deliver closing statements on Friday in the criminal trial against a humanitarian aid volunteer who sa...
07:16, 06/07/2019

ISS backs activist investor Kimmeridge's two nominees to PDC board Activist investor Kimmeridge Energy Management Co said on Friday shareholder advisory group ISS recommended two of its board nominees for PDC Energy I...
23:48, 05/17/2019

Send us your questions for climate activist Greta Thunberg Got a question for the Swedish 16-year-old who started a youth climate revolution? Here’s your chance to ask her...On 20 August 2018, Greta Thunberg, ...
14:48, 05/24/2019

Japan's day care crisis is breeding a new kind of activist When Japanese politician Yuka Ogata decided to bring her 7-month-old child into Kumamoto's city assembly, she was hoping to set a precedent for workin...
09:00, 07/08/2019

Russian Activist Navalny Wasn't Poisoned, Officials Say Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny, who was being treated for a mysterious illness, wasn’t poisoned as he and his supporters have claimed, accor...
22:48, 07/31/2019

Actress, singer and animal activist Doris Day dead at 97 Doris Day, versatile singer, actress, TV star, animal activist and radiant icon of sunny, funny femininity, died early Monday at age 97.   ...
18:48, 05/13/2019

Brexit party activist says he obtained Kim Darroch cables Steven Edginton says his name was left out of original story to avoid ‘possible controversy’New questions have emerged over leaks of confidential UK d...
22:16, 07/21/2019

Spain, Venezuela trade barbs over refuge for activist CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Spain’s decision to harbor a prominent Venezuelan opposition activist is fueling tensions between both nations. Activi...
18:48, 05/03/2019

Border activist Scott Warren to be retried on 2 charges TUCSON – Prosecutors announced Tuesday morning the border activists charged on harboring counts will have a retrial. During Scott Warren’s trial in Ju...
20:16, 07/02/2019

Gay rights, antiwar activist Justin Raimondo dies at 67 SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Justin Raimondo, a longtime gay rights advocate and antiwar activist, has died. He was 67. Friend Eric Garris said Sunday that Ra...
23:48, 06/30/2019

Naked activist rides through town on a HORSE – but nobody cares A NAKED activist channeled Lady Godiva as she rode through Melbourne on a horse to raise awareness for climate change, but not many people seemed to c...
12:48, 05/13/2019

Billionaire activist Paul Singer reveals $3.2B stake in AT&T The hedge fund billionaire known for seizing an Argentine navy vessel as partial payment for a debt is taking aim at AT&T — the telecom behemoth that ...
12:00, 09/10/2019

Greenpeace activist: 'Mark Field needs anger management' Janet Barker recounts assault by suspended MP and says it will not stop her activismBruised and still shaken, Janet Barker is incredulous at the viole...
19:48, 06/21/2019

St Petersburg murder victim was 'well-known LGBT rights activist' Yelena Grigoryeva received threats before she was stabbed to death, say campaignersRussian campaigners have said that a woman found murdered with mult...
04:00, 07/23/2019

Generic version of HIV prevention drug on way after activist campaign Gilead Sciences, makers of HIV prevention drug Truvada, have announced that a generic version will be available as early as September 2020. Truvada, a...
22:16, 05/09/2019

Barclays Activist Concedes Defeat in Bid for Board Seat Activist Edward Bramson conceded defeat in his effort to win a seat on the Barclays board and force a move away from investment banking. But he said h...
16:16, 05/02/2019

FIFA must act after death of Iran's 'Blue Girl,' says activist An Iranian activist is lashing out at FIFA following the death of a female fan who set herself on fire after she was denied access to a soccer stadium...
02:17, 09/13/2019

Medicare for All: activist dying of ALS testifies via eye movements at hearing ‘My story is tragic but not unique,’ Ady Bryant tells lawmakers as he pushes for healthcare overhaulAdy Barkan has lost his ability to speak, but he h...
21:32, 05/01/2019

'I have to go off': activist Sylvia Rivera on choosing to riot at Stonewall In a 1989 interview, the New York City LGBTQ activist and icon describes the tumult of the uprising in Greenwich VillageThe New York City LGBTQ activi...
13:48, 06/23/2019

UK police charge climate activist over Heathrow protest British police said on Monday they had charged a climate-change activist who last week attempted to disrupt Europe's biggest airport, London Heathrow....
07:32, 09/17/2019

Uzbekistan says it will investigate harassment of Western rights activist Uzbekistan pledged on Monday to investigate a verbal attack by several of its citizens on a visiting Human Rights Watch researcher after HRW said the ...
19:16, 06/17/2019

UK Minister Suspended For Assaulting Activist Who Gatecrashed Event A minister in charge of India in the UK's Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) was suspended on Friday after footage showed him "grabbing" and forcib...
00:48, 06/22/2019

U.S. activist tried to 'shield' migrants from Border Patrol: prosecutor An Arizona activist charged with harboring two undocumented migrants was part of a conspiracy to transport and "shield" the men from law enforcement, ...
10:32, 05/30/2019

Gunmen attack prominent Colombian environmental activist BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — One of Colombia’s most-prominent grassroots activists and winner of a prestigious international environmental prize has ...
06:32, 05/05/2019

Pakistani Blogger And Activist, Known For Criticism Of Army, Killed A 22-year-old Pakistani blogger and journalist known for criticising the country's military and the spy agency ISI was killed by a man in Islamabad, t...
20:16, 06/17/2019

AT&T Chief Laid Plans for His Exit. That Set Off an Activist Challenge. Plans by CEO Randall Stephenson to leave the helm to a longtime ally triggered the threat of a proxy fight by an aggressive Wall Street activist inves...
15:16, 09/14/2019

Climate activist Greta Thunberg in Berlin: 'We will never stop' The Swedish teen activist has praised Germany's young protesters for sacrificing their education for the climate. Thunberg's movement calls on student...
17:48, 07/19/2019

Kenyan activist arrested for allegedly plotting revolution A Kenyan police official says activist Boniface Mwangi is a person of interest in an alleged plot to stage a revolution against President Uhuru Kenyat...
22:48, 05/06/2019

UAE denies U.N. claim that detained activist Mansoor being tortured The United Arab Emirates (UAE) dismissed claims by U.N. human rights experts that prominent pro-democracy campaigner Ahmed Mansoor may be suffering tr...
22:16, 05/08/2019

The activist in that iconic photo says she climbed on a car to declare, 'Sudan is for all' When she climbed atop a car this week during a mass sit-in in Sudan, a 22-year-old activist aimed to rouse a crowd already intent on forcing the natio...
21:16, 04/28/2019

Activist fights for women to be able to enter soccer stadiums Iranian football activist Maryam Shojaei urges FIFA to end the ban on female football fans being allowed to watch games in Iran, following the death o...
18:48, 09/13/2019

US Moon Mission Successful As They Launched On Ekadashi: Ex-RSS Activist Space scientists in the US succeeded in their 39th attempt to send their craft to the moon because they had launched it on "Ekadashi", former Rashtriy...
23:48, 09/09/2019

Russia arrests suspect in killing of LGBT+ activist Russian police claim "personal" reasons rather than hate was behind the murder of LGBT+ activist Yelena Grigoryeva in Saint Petersburg last weekend. T...
22:48, 07/25/2019