Many words, little action: three years after Pope Francis's election, victims of priest sex abuse are bitter and disappointed, accusing the Church of having failed to punish guilty clerics and end a culture of complacency on the issue.
With an F-bomb against Donald Trump that made global headlines, Mexico's former president Vicente Fox expressed the anger felt by his compatriots against the equally potty-mouthed White House hopeful.
Htin Kyaw, a former driver for Aung San Suu Kyi and a close friend, was nominated to be Myanmar's first civilian president in decades Thursday.
Nervous Asian investors resumed selling on Wednesday as the optimism that had fueled this month's rally was broken by another round of weak Chinese data that rekindled fears about the global economy.
As the film and music industries grapple with the fallout from the race rows that dogged the Oscars and the Brit Awards, English author Bali Rai warns publishing too has a serious diversity issue.
As Apple's legal battle with the FBI over encryption heads toward a showdown, there appears little hope for a compromise that would placate both sides and avert a divisive court decision.1 Comment
Would the scandal surrounding the lead-contaminated water in Flint, Michigan happen if the residents were rich white people?
Argentina's plan to borrow US$15 billion in a blockbuster return to world financial markets is set to win over international investors despite the nation's history of defaults, analysts say.
He came to power vowing a debt revolution, but after a rollercoaster year of economic meltdown forcing him to abandon his election promises, a less bouncy but still charismatic Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is facing the music.
As grieving Pakistani parents lament the government's failure to keep their children safe, analysts say the Taliban has sent a message with its latest campus massacre -- a national crackdown on extremism has failed and it can hit targets at will.