US & Canada

Tango World Cup 2019 in Buenos Aires

Every August, tango comes home to Buenos Aires, the city where it was born and where many say its soul still resides.

Tango World Cup 2019 in Buenos Aires

Asia

India celebrates independence day

It came as the restrictions and a communications blackout continued in Indian-Administered Kashmir since the region’s autonomy was revoked last week.

India celebrates independence day

Asia Pacific

South Koreans mark anniversary of end of Japan's colonial rule

Anti-Japan protests have included renewed calls for an apology and compensation for forced sex workers during World War II.

South Koreans mark anniversary of end of Japan's colonial rule

Asia Pacific

Shanghai imposes strict new recycling rules

The government is serious about tackling China’s waste problem.

Shanghai imposes strict new recycling rules

US & Canada

US expands migrant detention space along Mexico border

Critics say the migrants are refugees and should be greeted with assistance, rather than arrest and possible abuse.

US expands migrant detention space along Mexico border

Asia

Indian-administered Kashmir remains under lockdown

Phone lines and internet have been down for 10 days, but lockdown set to be eased on Thursday.

Indian-administered Kashmir remains under lockdown