Mixed results in Slovakia elections added to disturbing results in Czech and Hungary earlier makes for difficult politics in Europe.
WASHINGTON (PAI)--Iranian unions, students and human rights activists readied nationwide protests.
Behind the ceremony, Indo-China relations remain strong.
In Somalia, soldiers aren't getting paid, Spain's jobless rate soars, Cuba celebrates May Day, students in Puerto Rico strike against privatization, and the United Nations reports on press freedom.
Members of the Communist Party of Greece staged a symbolic occupation of the Acropolis May 4, hanging enormous banners bearing the slogan "Peoples of Europe rise up."
Venezuela and China sign major deals, reactionaries win in Hungary, Tanzania grants citizenship to refugees.
Nine major trade union federations of India demonstrated together last month on five essential issues that affect a vast majority of Indian people.
Many Iraqis hoped the March elections would advance a united national consensus to build a sovereign democratic Iraq, free of foreign occupation, but it appears that struggle has a ways to go.
Brazil Minister of Labor and Employment announced a historic record for job creation.
Striking British Airway workers' union leaders have slated the airline's bosses for blowing millions of pounds on exorbitant wages and expenses for scabs attempting to break the cabin crew strike.