Paris Fashion Week 2020 braces for climate protests as star designer Virgil Abloh stays home

Paris women’s fashion week began Monday bracing itself for climate and animal right protests and with one of its biggest star designers – Virgil Abloh – missing. Animal rights group PETA also took to the streets before the first show to denounce fashion’s love affair with leather, saying tanneries were among the world’s worst […]

More than 80 students wounded during Indonesia protest

More than 80 university students in Indonesia’s capital were being treated at a hospital Wednesday, a day after clashing with police during protests sparked by a new law that critics say cripples the country’s anti-corruption agency. Officials at Jakarta’s Pertamina Hospital said that 88 students were treated for injuries that […]