Several thousand protesters marched through Budapest for a fourth day to oppose laws introduced by the Hungarian government that critics say will restrict workers’ rights and already have undermined democracy.
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The power struggle between the president and prime minister threatened to derail the country’s democracy.
Celebrity faith healer Joao Teixeira de Faria, accused of sexually abusing more than 300 women, surrendered to authorities on Sunday, police said.
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Mimi Mefo Takambou is one of more than a dozen journalists who have been jailed or questioned this year in Cameroon. (Joyce Lee/The Post)
Mimi Mefo Takambou is one of more than a dozen journalists who have been jailed or questioned this year in Cameroon. (Joyce Lee/The Post)
Reporter Mimi Mefo Takambou was arrested after citing social media reports that claimed the military had shot Charles Wesco, an American missionary from Indiana.

After a years-long Army investigation, James J. Grazioplene faces rape charges in Virginia.

The Army veteran killed a suspected Taliban bombmaker in 2010 and was charged by the Army last week.

The well-preserved tomb belongs to a royal priest named Wahtye and is filled with drawings of his family.

After a petition called Gandhi ‘racist,’ his statue was removed from the University of Ghana

In early writings, Gandhi argued that the British colonial government treated Indians “little better, if at all, than the savages or the Natives of Africa.”

Teen activist says leaders not ‘mature enough’ to take action on climate change

Greta Thunberg spoke at the global climate conference in Poland, telling officials they 'are too scared of being unpopular' to take action on climate change.

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Travel agencies, fake marriage and ensnaring Ernest Hemingway: Russian agents’ long history in the United States

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A report found racism and shoddy investigations by the Thunder Bay department.

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The agreement among nearly 200 nations, reached after two weeks of negotiations in Poland, includes a “rule book” that would govern how countries report their emissions and fund climate action. The deal is an important step in implementing the promises of the 2015 Paris Agreement for combating climate change. But critics argued that Saturday’s agreement […]

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The decision by a federal judge in Texas sparked criticism but will not immediately change anything.

The 552-carat yellow diamond was found in Canada

Support for a do-over has been growing.

Foreign Minister Miro Cerar told U.S. officials that China and Russia are investing heavily in Balkan countries while Washington’s profile is hardly visible.

The death of Jakelin Caal, 7, comes as U.S. border agents struggle with a surge of migrant families.

The president and Turkey’s Recep Tayyip Erdogan spoke on Friday.

The filing by prosecutors came in response to a request by U.S. District Judge Emmet G. Sullivan for more information about the circumstances of the interview.

The president has periodically complained about the price tag of the probe.

President Trump has suggested he might intervene in the case of Huawei’s Meng Wanzhou if it would help get a trade deal with China.

French troops were providing security.

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New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern looking forward to spending more time with her daughter Neve over the Christmas break and thanking everybody who’s helped her juggle responsibilities

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The Taliban say “another” meeting is to be held with the United States, this time in the United Arab Emirates and involving representatives of Saudi Arabia, Pakistan and the United Arab Emirates

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Sri Lanka’s president accused newly reappointed premier of corrupt leadership in a scathing speech in which he voiced doubts about their ability to work together

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A suspected gas explosion has destroyed wooden buildings housing a restaurant and a real estate office in northern Japan, injuring 42 people

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People have filled a square in the French city of Strasbourg to show respect and sympathy for the victims of last week’s shooting attack near a famous Christmas market as the death toll rose to five

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Iraqi religious leaders have laid the cornerstone to rebuild Mosul’s landmark al-Nuri mosque, which was blown up in the battle with Islamic State militants in 2017

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