Posts Tagged: arrest

Old Archive: Marcos regime arrests outspoken Filipino film director

Protests from all over the world have followed the arrest in Manila last week of Lino Brocka, the Filipino film director, on charges of suspected sedition. Brocka has been...

International Monetary Fund new female leader

French finance minister Christine Lagarde has been chosen as the first female leader of the International Monetary Fund. Her selection was assured early yesterday when she was endorsed by...