Thailand Hosts Transgender Pageant as Equality Drive Hits Parliament.

Thailand has a reputation as an open society, but it is underpinned by a conservative culture which has resisted same-sex unions and other gender equality laws
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Trump Investigated for Possible Violation of Espionage Act.

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Transcript: Exclusive VOA Interview with Taiwan's Foreign Minister.

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Dust Devil Spotted in Britain During Heatwave

Dust Devil Spotted in Britain During Heatwave

A rare dust devil was spotted spinning through a rural area in northeast Britain August 11, 2022, as another heatwave hit the country. Footage filmed by the County Durham & Darlington Fire & Rescue shows the whirlwind blowing over a field followin...

FACT CHECK: Russians Fire at Will From Europe’s Biggest Nuclear Plant, Deny it at UN.

FACT CHECK: Russians Fire at Will From Europe’s Biggest Nuclear Plant, Deny it at UN.

Speaking at the United Nations nuclear non-proliferation conference in New York on August 1, the U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken called Russia’s war on Ukraine “a brazen violation of international law.” Blinken said the United States is “de...

Devotees Pull Chariot in India to Mark Hindu Festival.

Devotees Pull Chariot in India to Mark Hindu Festival.

A huge crowd of devotees flocked to a Hindu temple in India's southern Madurai city August 12, 2022, to take part in a chariot festival that was held after a two-year gap, due to the coronavirus pandemic. Devotees from different parts of Tamil Nad...