AUCKLAND: New Zealand's centre-left opposition leader Jacinda Ardern was poised to become prime minister on Thursday in a stunning rise to power, after maverick populist Winston Peters backed the charismatic 37-year-old to form a…
KARACHI: Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) had organized a two-day National Labour Conference in Karachi in which labour leaders from all parts of Pakistan participated and took part in the deliberations.
LONDON: Radical leftwinger Jeremy Corbyn on Saturday won the crown of Britain's main opposition Labour party in a landslide victory, becoming the nation's most left-wing political leader for over 30 years.
LONDON: Despite hopes that the public had warmed to him during a fractious campaign, Ed Miliband and his Labour Party suffered a devastating rout in Thursday's British general election, triggering his immediate resignation.
DOHA: The Gulf state of Qatar, host to the 2022 football World Cup and under pressure to improve conditions of migrant workers, pledged Sunday to introduce new labour legislation by early 2015.
PARIS: Thailand went on a charm offensive in defence of its prawn industry this week, seeking to convince Europeans that it is responding to allegations of slavery and torture in its fisheries sector.