Preeyapa T. Khunsong and Tassanee Vejpongsa, Associated Press | PostedMar 20th - 5:47am
The leader of Thailand's oldest political party said Wednesday that if he becomes prime minister after elections on Sunday, he will make forceful but careful efforts to undo undemocratic provisions in the constitution imposed by the military government that seized power in 2014.
Pablo Gorondi, Associated Press | PostedMar 20th - 5:39am
Hungary's ruling Fidesz party will immediately leave the main center-right alliance in the European Parliament if the group votes to suspend it, the Hungarian prime minister's chief of staff said Wednesday.
A prominent Egyptian novelist is concerned about a possible lawsuit against him after a Cairo lawyer filed a complaint accusing him of "insulting the president, the armed forces and judicial institutions."
Diamond tycoon Nirav Modi, whose jewels once adorned stars from Bollywood to Hollywood, was arrested in London Tuesday, more than a year after Indian authorities alleged he was involved in a $1.8 billion bank fraud.