The royal family's “opportunity to represent diversity and inclusivity is no longer there,” journalist Omid Scobie told HuffPost.
Some 6,000 people have been detained in a crackdown on those protesting an election they say was rigged to extend the rule of the country's authoritarian leader.
The blast put three hospitals out of operation and has left three others working at partial capacity in the middle of a pandemic.
The proposed legislation would allow a girl to be married once her sexual organs mature.
Cases are rising as normal life resumes. But blaming vacationers and partygoers ignores government failures and socioeconomic problems.
Locals are donning hazmat suits and trying to clean up the oil spill after the MV Wakashio struck a coral reef and ran aground.
The explosion has fueled popular outrage against the country's top political leaders and security agencies, and led to the resignation of the government on Monday.
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said that authorities have found four cases of the coronavirus in an Auckland household with no history of overseas travel.
The school in Bangkok reopened in July with various social distancing measures in place.
Brazil's democracy may not be strong enough to withstand the onslaught it's facing from a far-right president hellbent on bending every institution to his will.