Issues / Democracy & Governance
Brazil is a front-runner for a seat in a restructured UN Security Council.
A growing number of people around the world believe that China will eventually surpass the United States as the world's premier superpower, if it hasn't already, according to the latest survey of 22 countries released here Thursday by the Pew Global Attitudes Project.
Will the British government take advantage of the News Corp. scandal to root out the corruption in the relationship between the media, politicians, and the police?
You think the 1985 Pressler amendment -- which banned most U.S. aid to Pakistan unless U.S. certified it had no nuclear weapons -- made Pakistan mad?
President Hugo Chavez inspired many in Venezuela with his return in time for its bicentennial.
Though a Republican, Jon Huntsman points the way to better relations with China.
India and China, two leading emerging economies in the world, are competing with each other, as well as Africa's traditional western trading partners, to build a stronger relationship with Africa.
Increasingly worried that Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) is taking advantage of the growing political chaos in Yemen, the administration of President Barack Obama has tasked the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) to use drone missiles to strike at suspected AQAP militants.
To some, world government sounds unrealistic, to others tyrannical.
Assaults on the rule of Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad almost make you feel sorry for him.