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Thai PM dissolves Parliament, calls elections

Thai PM dissolves Parliament, calls elections

Bangkok, AP—Desperate to defuse Thailand’s deepening political crisis, Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra on Monday said she is dissolving the lower house of Parliament and called for early elections. But the moves did nothing to stem a growing tide of more than...
Deadly Clashes in Egypt Continue

Deadly Clashes in Egypt Continue

Cairo, Asharq Al-Awsat- Clashes between rioters and police in Egypt’s Port Said have killed At least 32 people, while another 41 were killed in separate anti-government clashes in the capital Cairo. Protesters in Port Said were enraged by the death sentences handed to...