Crowds of up to 50,000 pro-democracy protesters gathered around the Democracy Monument in the centre of the capital Bangkok last week.
Wildfires have caused devastation across northern California with a state of emergency declared across the US state.
The French-backed president of Mali, West Africa, resigned on Tuesday after soldiers seized him from his home. His demise follows months of mass protests against corruption and lack of democracy.
The Belarusian president Aleksander Lukashenko was fighting for the survival of his regime on Monday.
Hundreds of thousands of workers held a two-day walkout last week as confirmed coronavirus cases in India passed two million
Thousands of defiant protesters clashed with riot police on the streets of Belarus in eastern Europe on Sunday.
“We have been fighting the system for a long time, now our anger has overflowed, it has gone beyond everything normal because the explosion at the harbour means we have to change everything.
Donald Trump is stepping up his right wing threats as he tries to secure his presidency.
A new report reveals that Covid-19 is tightening its grip on India, and that millions of the world’s poorest people are in grave danger.
A wave of workers’ protests and riots over unpaid wages and working conditions has swept Russia during the coronavirus pandemic.
The biggest teaching union in Florida has filed a lawsuit to challenge an order to reopen schools next month.
Protesters in Portland, Oregon, have night after night fought back against repression by Donald Trump’s federal troops.
Coronavirus continues to sweep across the globe, with underfunded and understaffed health services struggling to provide care.
Anti-racist protesters in Portland, Oregon are continuing their battles against police and federal troops sent in by US president Donald Trump.
Socialists in Russia report on a hunger strike and sit-in by migrants trapped in Russia's detention system
Workers’ action on Monday showed the anger at racism and poor conditions, says Sophie Squire
Mass demonstrations, strikes and consistent campaigning have forced the French government to give a pay rise to health workers.
The World Health Organisation (WHO) recorded two consecutive record daily increases in coronavirus cases across the globe on Friday and Saturday.
The Australian state of Victoria recorded 363 new coronavirus cases on Saturday amid growing anger at how the authorities are failing to protect people.
The World Health Organisation recorded a record number of global cases on Sunday.