Yayha Jammeh, who lost Gambia's presidential election last month, should honor the people's will by stepping down.
Martin McGuinness set a powerful example for all Northern Irish politicians and he will be missed, no matter who replaces him.
Having called out China as a currency manipulator, U.S. President Donald Trump now says the dollar is too strong.
As Donald Trump assumes the U.S. presidency, a group of 35 prominent international business leaders is stepping forward to defend open markets, endorse the fight against climate change, and demand a massive push against global inequality.
Overwork and pay raises are major issues in this year's union-management wage negotiations.
Oxfam shouldn't underestimate the power of "big philanthropy" in helping the world's poorest people.
Improved Japan-China relations will be all the more important given the shadow of uncertainty over the international political landscape cast by the incoming U.S. administration of Donald Trump.
With accidents caused by senior citizens on the rise, the automotive industry should step up its efforts to implement technologies that can help prevent driver errors.
Moves are afoot to lower the maximum age of minors covered by the Juvenile Law to 17 from 19 — in line with the amendment to the Public Offices Election Law that lowered the minimum voting age to 18 and a revision to the ...
Japan's standing in the international community will decline if it is seen as defending the interests of the world's nuclear powers.
With his inauguration just days away, Donald Trump still hasn't offered a coherent policy on pretty much anything.
Tokyo and Seoul should take careful steps to prevent an escalation of diplomatic tensions and keep the comfort women agreement alive.
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump’s tweet criticizing Toyota Motor Corp.’s plan to build a new car plant in Mexico for exports to the North American market — threatening a heavy border tax if the top Japanese automaker goes ahead with the plan — is an ...
As the rapid graying of Japan’s population continues, a proposal has been made to redefine the “elderly” age to be in line with people’s changing perceptions as to when their golden years begin. In the face of mushrooming social security costs in an aging ...
Trump's much-derided, frequently written off and ultimately successful candidacy has exposed the intellectual inadequacies and political perils of mono-journalism.
Combating climate change isn't high on Donald Trump's to-do list.
China's addiction to stop-go economic policies is leaving a legacy of environmental destruction.
It's high time the U.N. shed its image as an institution created by the victorious Allied powers and create a level playing field for all its members.
Did the departing U.S. president create national dysfunction, or was he just its victim?
Obama has handed down to Trump more theaters of war than he inherited from Bush.
Trump's feral cunning in manipulating the masses is instinctive, and his presidential term will be as novel as his campaign was.