EXPLAINER-Monarchy and Illuminati - why a Thai party may be banned

EXPLAINER-Monarchy and Illuminati - why a Thai party may be bannedThe fate of a high-profile opposition party in Thailand will be decided on Tuesday when a court rules on whether to disband the Future Forward Party over accusations it seeks to overthrow the monarchy. The sedition complaint before the Constitutional Court also alleges that Future Forward is linked to the Illuminati, a secret society that conspiracy theorists believe seeks world domination. WHAT IS THE FUTURE FORWARD PARTY?



GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares lurch lower, flu concerns a possible culprit

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares lurch lower, flu concerns a possible culpritSome thought mounting concerns over the coronavirus outbreak in China might be having an impact given the threat of contagion as hundreds of millions travel for the Lunar New Year holidays. While the trigger was uncertain, the price action was clear enough with MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan slipping 0.9%. Japan's Nikkei lost 0.8% and Shanghai blue chips shed 0.9%.



UN: Most Sudan rebels and neighbors back Darfur peace hope

UN: Most Sudan rebels and neighbors back Darfur peace hopeU.N. experts say most rebel groups and all of Sudan’s neighbors except Libya support the peace process in Darfur but local security incidents in that troubled western region have increased, ranging from rapes to clashes between farmers and herders. The conflict in Darfur began in 2003 when ethnic Africans rebelled, accusing Sudan's Arab-dominated government of discrimination.



Why Congress Must Keep Investigating Trump After the Impeachment Trial

Why Congress Must Keep Investigating Trump After the Impeachment TrialUncovering the facts about Ukraine won’t happen in a Senate predetermined to acquit the president.



19-year-old suspect arrested in San Antonio shooting

19-year-old suspect arrested in San Antonio shootingThe shooting killed two people and wounded five others.





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