Paris anti-Macron protest sees thousands take to streets

Paris anti-Macron protest sees thousands take to streets

Posted May 06, 2018 08:39:12 Related Story: ‘Together, let’s derail Macron’: French protestors march against economic reforms Related Story: Hundreds arrested as riot police, anarchists clash at Paris May Day rally Tens of thousands of demonstrators have taken to the streets in Paris to protest against the stream of economic …

Rental stress hitting town and country, threatening to put families on streets

Rental stress hitting town and country, threatening to put families on streets

Updated April 18, 2018 19:01:31 Photo: Laura Edrich was worried she would not be able to find accommodation. (ABC News: David Hudspeth) Families are accepting hefty rent increases in fear of being out on the streets, as another damning report sheds more light on Tasmania’s housing crisis. But it is …

Separatist supporters take to the streets of Barcelona

Some 350,000 people have flooded the streets of Barcelona demanding the release of Catalan’s jailed separatists leaders. The politicians — including prominent secessionist Jordi Sanchez — were jailed for their role in the region’s banned independence referendum last year. The demonstration follows a decision by the Supreme Court to end …

Wall Street’s enthusiasm dented, Trump Organization subpoenaed in Russia probe

Wall Street’s enthusiasm dented, Trump Organization subpoenaed in Russia probe

Updated March 16, 2018 08:24:34 Photo: US markets were rattled by media reports that the US Special Counsel has subpoenaed the Trump Organization. (Mik Efford; Flickr.com/CC/BY-NC-NC/2.0) Related Story: Trump sacks Tillerson as Secretary of State after rifts over Russia, North Korea Australian shares may open slightly higher, following a mixed …

Stephen Hawking funeral sees hundreds line streets to farewell British physicist

Stephen Hawking funeral sees hundreds line streets to farewell British physicist

Updated April 01, 2018 08:54:53 Video: Stephen Hawking farewelled in Cambridge (ABC News) Well-wishers have filled the streets of Cambridge for the funeral of British physicist Stephen Hawking, hailed by a leading scientist as “an imprisoned mind roaming the cosmos”. Key points: Stephen Hawking was dubbed one of the most …

Sharia in Aceh: Patrolling the streets of Indonesia’s most conservative province

Sharia in Aceh: Patrolling the streets of Indonesia’s most conservative province

Posted March 18, 2018 07:33:22 Video: Sharia police on patrol in Aceh (ABC News) Related Story: Calls for moratorium on beheading as punishment for murder in Aceh Related Story: Indonesian death row prisoners could avoid firing squad under reform deal “Your jeans are too tight. And you should be wearing …