Along with its military invasion of Ukraine, the Kremlin has imposed stringent press censorship in Russia so as to control the war narrative.
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Nearly all recent Bollywood films are the target of social media boycott efforts. But it’s not the only issue the industry is dealing with.
The Sri Lankan authorities have fiercely clamped down on protests and demonized protesters during a period of economic crisis.
Gorbachev’s failed attempt to transform a massive system from within has generated different take-aways for different countries.
Xi Jinping has continued to firm his grip on power and society in China, his regime vastly expanding the use of house arrests.
China has engaged in “severe human rights violations” against Uyghur Muslims that may constitute crimes against humanity, UN report.
While some actors, including in the judiciary, are fighting to protect journalists in Indonesia, others are actively waging a battle them.
The most recent conflict between China and Taiwan is more than just a coincidence. It is a sign of one that could be more disastrous.
Opposition party Pheu Thai may block formation of a quorum in Monday’s special Parliament sitting on the new MP election bill.
Advanced democracies are increasingly tough on Beijing, adopting a much tougher stance toward Chinese inbound investments.