Tanzanian workers in Oman and the UAE face domestic abuse

Tanzanian workers in Oman and the UAE face domestic abuse

An investigation by Human Rights Watch shows how women who have come to Oman and the UAE from Tanzania are being abused. The domestic workers are having their passports confiscated, and are being confined within the house. Nov 14, 2017
Theresa May accuses Putin of election meddling: We know what you are doing

Theresa May accuses Putin of election meddling: We know what you are doing

In her most strident criticism of Russia yet, Theresa May has said that Moscow meddles in elections and is guilty of propagating fake news stories to harm the west. In the prime ministers annual speech in Londons Guildhall on 13 November, May said Russia liked to weaponise information as it sought to sow division in the west. Nov 14, 2017
Why is Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe being held in Iran?

Why is Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe being held in Iran?

Mrs Zaghari-Ratcliffe, who works for the Thomson Reuters Foundation, was arrested whilst on holiday i with her three-year-old daughter after visiting her grandparents in Iran of April 2016. The British-Iranian mother was sentenced to five years in prison, accused of trying to overthrow the regime, a charge she denies. Nov 13, 2017
Protesters burn effigies of Donald Trump and Philippines president Rodrigo Duterte

Protesters burn effigies of Donald Trump and Philippines president Rodrigo Duterte

Protesters set a swastika-style effigy of Donald Trump on fire during the second consecutive day of protests against the US president. Hundreds of people protested Trump in the Philippines, the fifth and final leg of his Asia tour, where he was attending the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit.  Nov 13, 2017