The Newsmakers

Are Hungary’s new labour laws justified?

Thousands have been braving freezing temperatures to protest the so-called 'slave law' in Hungary. It allows employers to not only force employees to work overtime, but also wait up to three years to get paid for it. The opposition have united against the new legislation, and with thousands still on the streets protesting, is Viktor Orban’s government under threat? Natalie Poyhonen reports.

Is Viktor Orban undermining academic freedom in Hungary?

Is Viktor Orban undermining academic freedom in Hungary?

Hong Kong Protests: Thousands protest against extradition bill

Hong Kong Protests: Thousands protest against extradition bill

DC Direct: Anti-BDS Laws in the US

DC Direct: Anti-BDS Laws in the US

Hong Kong Protests: Police fire blue-dyed water and tear gas

Hong Kong Protests: Police fire blue-dyed water and tear gas

How will Europe cope with the latest strikes?

How will Europe cope with the latest strikes?

What has changed in Tunisia since the Arab Spring?

What has changed in Tunisia since the Arab Spring?

Is China expanding its military influence in South America?

Is China expanding its military influence in South America?

Why is Sweden allowing fueling of hatred?

Why is Sweden allowing fueling of hatred?

Could paying families 1 million yen to move solve Tokyo's overpopulation?

Could paying families 1 million yen to move solve Tokyo's overpopulation?

Why are several countries secretly helping Myanmar's military junta despite sanctions?

Why are several countries secretly helping Myanmar's military junta despite sanctions?

Beyond Borders: From ridicule to reinvention

Beyond Borders: From ridicule to reinvention

Will an early election in Pakistan resolve the political turmoil?

Will an early election in Pakistan resolve the political turmoil?

Biden faces backlash over classified document scandal

Biden faces backlash over classified document scandal

Is Germany falling back on the promise of reducing pollution?

Is Germany falling back on the promise of reducing pollution?

Why is Greece trying to criminalise aid workers?

Why is Greece trying to criminalise aid workers?

Will the UK government's response to the civil servants strike work?

Will the UK government's response to the civil servants strike work?

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