POLITICAL UNREST

  • Thailand seeks way out of political crisis April 13, 2010

    Bangkok: About 40 countries have issued travel warnings to Thailand as violent antigovernment protests have been going on here for almost a week now. French broadcaster France 24 has shown footage of what it says are Thai forces firing at the crowd during the clashes. The video shows two soldiers...
  • International community wants end to Mugabe's misrule December 22, 2008

    New Delhi: It is finally time for Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe to go or that is what the US and most of the international community is saying. The US is withdrawing support from Mugabe's powersharing deal with opposition leader Thabo Mbeki. Speaking to the media at Washington on Sunday, US Secretary...