Taiwan Court Rules Same Sex Marriage is Legal

Ministry of Justice will come up with a legal framework next Taiwan’s much awaited ruling on same sex marriage was given yesterday by the island’s Constitutional Court marking a victory for the LGBT community. The […]

50,000 Defamation Cases May be Dropped in Thailand

All cases under the 2007 Computer Crimes Act may be inadmissible now Approximately 50,000 defamation cases that were filed under the 2007 Computer Crimes Act may soon be dismissed according to the lead author of […]

Over 700,000 Foreigners Overstayed their U.S Visa in 2016

DHS official says “integrity of immigration system” is at stake A recent report released by the Department of Homeland Security showed that over 700,000 visitors overstayed their U.S visa in 2016. 739,478 people stayed in […]

Germany Passes Law to Deport Asylum Seekers

The law has been called ‘anti-refugee’ The German Parliament passed a law on Thursday that would make it easier to deport failed asylum seekers and monitor refugees in the country in a bid to “tighten […]

Japan Approves Abdication Bill for Emperor

He will be succeeded by Crown Prince Naruhito Emperor Akihito The Japanese government has approved a one time bill that would allow Emperor Akihito to abdicate from the throne reports BBC. The 83 year old […]

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